J Class – Ranger are Saint Barth’s Bucket winners

Ranger finished one point clear of Hanuman and Velsheda at the Saint Barth’s Bucket J Class, the fifth and final race being abandoned on Sunday.

J Class day 2 – Velsheda take lead at Saint Barth’s Bucket

After two days of racing for the J Class at the Saint Barth’s Bucket, Velsheda now lead on six points

Superyacht Cup Palma starts to take shape

Superyacht Cup Palma will open with superyacht registration and the captain’s briefing on Wednesday 29 June 2022, followed by three days of racing concluding on Saturday 2 July

J Class return to racing with Saint Barth’s Bucket

The recent J Class AGM signalled an upturn in interest and intention to develop a two to three year racing programme.

A Rewarding Week of Maxi Racing at Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

A most rewarding week two of Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez for the maxi yachts concluded with an easterly eventually filling in to provide 45 of the world’s largest sailing yachts with a last opportunity to put points on the scoreboard

Could J Class yacht racing be the most expensive hobby on earth?

The initial cost isn’t really that much . . . I am told by a J Class yacht owner as we stand at the harbour of Hamilton, Bermuda

New Zealand to Continue Sailing Ban under Level 3

Yachting New Zealand expect sailing to continue to be banned under coronavirus level 3 restriction in New Zealand when it comes into place on Tuesday, 28 April

Isn’t she lovely

JH1 Lionheart is looking superb after a refit thanks to Huisfit at Royal Huisman Amsterdam

J Class clash on debut at Superyacht Challenge Antigua

The four J Class yachts at Superyacht Challenge Antigua formed the strongest class fleet since the 2017 J Class World Championship

J Class Ranger – refit completed at Vitters

Dutch shipyard Vitters has completed an extensive refit on the 41.55-metre J-Class sailing yacht Ranger at its Zwartsluis-based facility

Maxi winners decided at Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

The final day of Les Voiles de Saint Tropez 2019 enabled the maxi teams to get some deciding points on the board

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Velsheda claws one back

The tables turned in the heavyweight J Class bout in the Super Maxi class with Velsheda finally prising a point off Topaz. Despite these two being the largest, heaviest, oldest style of boat competing, they are sailed with all the…