News items

06 October 2008
Spring J Class Events 2009

J Class Association members have been in discussion to select the best venue for potentially four yachts to meet and race together next year in a late Spring regatta in Europe. Several venues are under consideration and at this time NO venue has been selected, contrary to recent reports in the press. When the venue is agreed, it will be announced to the press and issued on the J Class Association website here. Ranger and Velsheda are expected to race at the Antigua Classic Regatta. More...

12 September 2008
Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup

Sardinia: In the Cruising Division, John Williams and the J Class Ranger ( CAY. IS) cruised seemingly effortlessly to their second consecutive Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup victory. Four races, four bullets tell their own story. The reality on the race course was quite different with competition coming from the other J Class Velsheda ( GBR ), the massive 44-metre Salperton ( GBR ), Hamilton II ( GBR ) and Hetairos ( CAY IS). More...