J/125s crush 50th Transpac Race Overall! For the first time in the fifty years of Transpac Race history, a one-design class nearly swept the entire top five results overall- the famous J/125s!! Congrats to all four teams! Winning was Shawn Dougherty & Jason Andrews’s Seattle-based J/125 HAMACHI, taking both Division 3 and Overall honors. Taking … Continue reading J/121 and J/125s Crush 50th Transpac Race!
(Perth, Western Australia)- J/122 JOSS has been well-sailed and well-loved by her owner Ian Clyne since her launch in late 2012. She has cruised more than half way around Australia, departing from Sydney to Port Moresby (1,930nm), then across to Darwin (1,100nm), then onwards to her home in Perth WA (2,300nm)- a total distance of … Continue reading J/122 ‘JOSS’ – the epitome of the perfect yacht
Famous woman offshore racer- Pip Hare- did an in-depth review of the new J/99 offshore speedster for Yachting World. Her sailing "test" took place on the infamous Solent in United Kingdom. Click the cover image to read more and learn why she loved the boat!
A short video of our very own J/70 'Jedi' racing at Pittwater, North of Sydney. What a blast - reaching 19.2knots! J/70 is such a brilliant boat to sail - we love it. https://youtu.be/lO-Cgt-3EJE
Congratulations to Ian and the crew from J/122 “Joss” who won IRC Div 1 in the Fremantle to Albany Race, arriving in Albany at 4.30 am after 40hrs at sea in changing & challenging conditions. Read on for the crew report..... "We started in a light easterly at 11am Fri morning, the winds soon built … Continue reading J/122 ‘Joss’ wins 330nm Fremantle to Albany Race!
In its first full race series since arriving in Australia, the stunning new J/112E ZEST finished an impressive 2nd overall in the Sydney Amateurs Sailing Club “Cruiser Racer series”. The full sixteen race series was held on stunning Sydney Harbour. Starting in September 2018 and finishing in mid-April 2019, the competitive fleet raced in a … Continue reading Successful J/112E Debut in Sydney Inshore Series
Rob Date and the crew from J/111 Scarlet Runner11 competed in 160nm Adelaide to Port Lincoln Race, followed by Teakle Classic Lincoln Week Regatta with 6 races over 4 days of racing at Port Lincoln. Rob’s J/111 home port is near Melbourne in Victoria, so the crew sailed the 550+nm trip to Adelaide against the … Continue reading J/111 Scarlet Runner 11 – Lincoln Week Regatta, South Australia
The New South Wales J/70 state championship regatta was held in glorious warm weather on the first weekend of March on Sydney Harbour. Racing was held at the entrance of Sydney Harbour so the Pacific swell became a factor along with a flood tide and the occasional passing ferry during the next two races. This … Continue reading J/70 NSW State Championships – Sydney Harbour Regatta
"J/Boats is one of the world’s most successful brands, turning out a string of IRC winners. The new J/99 looks set to follow suit. In the shorthanded arena this one could be a killer… in the best possible way, of course!" ..- from Seahorse Magazine February 2019 Click the image below for the full J/99 … Continue reading J/99 Review by Seahorse Magazine
For J/121 JAVELIN, the event kicked off with a 32nm passage race from St Kilda in Melbourne, across Port Philip Bay to Geelong. Two start lines of 230+ boats set off at 9.30am in light 4-5 knot southeast winds. J/121 JAVELIN was in the first start of 100+ yachts of all shapes and sizes, including … Continue reading J/121 JAVELIN wins AMS Div 1 at Festival of Sails, Geelong