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J/22 Sailing News & Recent Activity

  • Order Your Gorgeous 2019 J/Calendar Now!
    (Newport, RI)- A sailing calendar is a great gift for loved ones, family, friends and crew.For 2019, we have created another beautiful calendar for J/Sailors who love the joys of sailing a J in some of the most spectacular harbors and waters of the world.  Whether you are a cruising, racing or armchair sailor, these stunning sailboat photographs will transport you to wonderful sailing experiences in far away places. The 2019 sailing calendar features the most popular as well as latest creations from the J/Design team sailing in many of the worlds most popular...
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  • J/Love @ Väter­chen Frost Regatta
    (Hamburg, Germany)- It may not rank as the world’s most notable “local” regatta, if there can be such a thing. However, it certainly ranks amongst the most competitive, picturesque regattas held on a lake in the middle of a major city in Europe. That is what the Hamburger Segel-Club was hosting this past weekend for a fleet of fifteen J/70s, nineteen J/24s, and eight J/22s that LOVE sailing on the gorgeous Alster Lake in front of the Hamburg city waterfront. Klaus Brinkbäumer, winner of the J/70 class had this to say about their experience:"Father...
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  • Stanford Dominates The BIG Sail Regatta!
    (San Francisco, CA)- In anticipation of the college football rivalry game on November 17 between the Stanford University Cardinals and the University of California- Berkeley Bears, the 15th annual The BIG Sail was held between the schools on San Francisco Bay. With five divisions competing on a slalom course in J/22s, Stanford took the title by winning four of the five matches. Hosting the event in their matched fleet of J/22s was the St Francis YC.In the Varsity Division (e.g. “pro’s”), it was a nip and tuck battle.  Each school taking a win...
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  • Dutch J/22 Winter Series I Report
    (Brassermermeer, The Netherlands)- The J/22 class in Europe has exhibited an extraordinary perseverance to hang tough and enjoy the camaraderie that comes with sailing a fun boat that is easy to trailer around the continent.By far, the most popular J/22 series is hosted by the Dutch J/22 class on the famous Brassermermeer Lake.  Ten boats from France, Germany, and the Netherlands are participating in the 2018/ 2019 Winter Series.In the first regatta, it was FRA 1444 (Brockerhoof, Michaux, Declercq) that are leading the series on a tie-breaker over the Dutch team of NED...
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  • HONEYBADGER Tops J/24 East Coasts
    HOT TODDY Crowned J/22 East Coast Champs(Eastport, MD)- It was another fantastic fall weekend of racing in Annapolis for the J/24 & J/22 East Coast Championship. Teams traveled from across the northeast & mid-Atlantic to join in on the fun this weekend and for the top competition in both classes. 26 J/24 teams raced Friday – Sunday, joined by 13 J/22 teams Saturday & Sunday.On Land FestivitiesWe’ll get to the action on the water in a moment – the highlight on land was the Saturday evening regatta & costume party! Over 170 J...
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