Dutch Jean-Michel Lautier Rules J/22 World Championship

Thirty-one teams competed in the 2019 J/22 World Championship, held July 10-13 in Warnemunder, Germany. Jean-Michel Lautier (NED) with crew Denis Neves and Giuseppe D’Aquino dominated the seven-race series, winning all but one race to take the title by nine points over Reiner Brockerhoff (FRA), with Johan Koppernaes (CAN) in third. Light winds allowed for...

U.S. Youth Match Racing Championship Raced in J/22s

Cameron Feves representing Cabrillo Beach Yacht Club won the 2019 U.S. Youth Match Racing Championship on June 28 to 30 in San Diego, CA. After four losses in the 10-boat single round robin stage, Feves and his team of Lukas Kraak, Justin Zmina and Taylor Milefchik rolled through the knock out rounds to face Porter...

Chris Doyle Secures 2019 J/22 North American Championship

Chris Doyle on The Jug 4 1 won the 2019 J/22 North American Championship, crushing the competition with a 21-point lead. The eight-race series was hosted by Wayzata Yacht Club on Lake Minnetonka in Minnesota from June 21-23. The three-time North American Champion and his crew Peter Doyle and Nick Doyle won four of the...