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)
J/80 Worlds Marseilles Preview
7 Jul 2013 | 2:00pm GMT
(Marseilles, France)- With 119 teams participating in this year's J/80 Worlds in Marseilles, France, it look like the J/80s have again set the record for the most Worlds with 70+ boat fleets for any International ISAF one-design keelboat class-- four Worlds over the last ten years, quite a remarkable achievement! (more)
Strong J/80 Class at Kieler Woche!
4 Jul 2013 | 4:04pm GMT
(Kiel, Germany)- Kieler Woche is promoted as the greatest sailing event in the world and the largest summer waterfront festival in northern Europe. With a nine-day program packed with over 2,000 events (including many music stages of Germany's longest open-air festival with folk, pop, rock and classical music on offer) to entertain three million guests from all over the globe, their claim may not be far off the mark. (more)