Mo’Money Edges Out Win at CanAm Challenge

The Youngstown Yacht Club hosted the CanAm Challenge Regatta on western Lake Ontario over the last weekend in July. The duel in the J/22 fleet of a half-dozen boats would come down to Vic Snyder’s MO’MONEY and Mark Sertl’s MONEY FOR NOTHING, the outcome determined by tie-breaker on 8 points each. Snyder’s crew got the...

Deuce Owns J/22s at Cleveland Race Week

Cleveland Race Week started June 15-17 on the waters of Lake Erie, hosted by Edgewater Yacht Club for its one-design weekend. In the seven-boat J/22 fleet, Ryan Lashaway’s DEUCE team posted a 1-2-1-1 tally for 5 points and the clear win. It was really a battle for the balance of the podium. In the end,...

J/22 Technical Ruling Wording Changes to Allow ProStart-type Devices Effective July 1, 2018

Current: 6.1 At least one fixed marine type compass of magnetic card or digital type capable only of instantaneous readout. Technical Ruling Electronic Devices/Compass - Permitted? Source: International Technical Committee 2012 Electronic compasses that display head/lift information are permitted. Electronic devices and speedometers including some based on GPS receivers are permitted but are limited to the Velocitek Speed Puck...