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Dead Heat as J/22 Midwinter Championship Commences

Thirty-one J/22s have convened for the J/22 Midwinter Championship at Fort Walton Yacht Club in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Three races took place on the inaugural day in winds between 6-12 knots. Two teams are knotted up at 8 points each, both logging identical finishing orders of a first, a second and a fifth on...

Breault leads California Dreamin’ Series in J/22s

The first stop of the three-stage California Dreamin’ Series attracted eight teams on March 9-10 in San Francisco, CA in J/22s. The inhospitable conditions of rain, variable wind, squalls, lightning and squirrely current didn’t deter local match racing champion Nicole Breault and her team of Molly Carapiet, Karen Loutzenheiser and Hannah Burroughs. The four women,...

Three Bridge Fiasco

The 2019 edition of the Three Bridge Fiasco in San Francisco, CA will go down in the history books as one of the nicest in recent memory—sunny skies, gentle northeast winds of 4 to 12 knots and warm 72 F temperatures. The Singlehanded Sailing Society welcomed a fleet of 334 boats that were...

Weakley Tops 2018 Texas J/22 Circuit

Sailing his J/22 consistently throughout the seven regattas making-up the Texas J/22 Circuit, Doug Weakley (Corpus Christi, TX) came out on top after winning four events and placing well in the remaining three. Here is Doug’s take on the season: "2018 started out great with Jim Kondziela and Joe Mayfield sailing with me...