Tabares Wins Second J/80 World Title
13 Jul 2015 | 3:37pm GMT
The Spaniards win the J/80 title in Kiel
The proud Spaniards are wearing the crown of the J/80 class. At the end of the World Championship off Kiel, Germany the two Iberian top teams staged a dramatic final, in which the crew of “Princesa Yaiza“ including skipper Rayco Tabares Alvarez, Herrera Perez, Oliver Falero Lasso, Domingo Gonzales Jorge, and Hector Ley Torres Laiyin brushed past their countrymen. Marc de Antonio, skipper of “Bribon Movistar” had led the races from the very first day onward. 3rd place was secured by the French “Co-Pilotes” (Maxime Mesnil) against the strongly emerging team from Bremen of the “Procedes Diva” around Björn Beilken. (more)
J/80 Worlds 2015 Announcement
3 Dec 2014 | 1:44pm GMT
(Kiel, Germany)- Please join us for the 2015 J/80 Worlds in Germany! The regatta will take place from July 4th to 10th in Kiel, Germany on the Baltic Sea. (more)
2014 Hong Kong J/80 Class Championships
21 Oct 2014 | 1:25pm GMT
(Hong Kong, China)- The fifth Hong Kong J80 Class Championships will be held on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd of November. The event is organized by the Royal Hong Kong YC, one of the oldest sailing clubs in Asia with a history dating back as far as 1890. Expected to be the biggest international J/80 event in Asia thus far, over twenty J/80's are expected to participate drawing in high profile sailors from the region. This year a number of visiting teams will travel down from Mainland China to test their skills against the local fleet. (more)
J/80 Worlds Update!
6 Aug 2014 | 7:16pm GMT
Eastport Yacht Club, on behalf of J/80 Fleet 10 and the J/80 USA Class Association, invites you to Annapolis and the beautiful Chesapeake Bay to compete in the 2014 World Championship regatta, September 28 through October 4, 2014! (more)
2014 J/80 Worlds Registration Now Open!
10 Feb 2014 | 5:10pm GMT
(Annapolis, MD)- The USA J/80 Class has announced they've opened for registration the 2014 J/80 World Championship being held September 28th to October 4th, 2014 at Eastport YC in Annapolis, MD. (more)