Keane, Willis top J/70 Winter Series:
Forty-nine J/70 teams qualified to win the 2018-2019 J/70 Winter Series at Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa, Florida. Brian Keane’s Savasana repeated as Series Champion in the three event circuit, with Eddie Keller’s team on Key Player taking the Corinthian title. The victories have qualified both skippers for the 2020 World Championship in Los Angeles, CA. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Keane, Willis top J/70 Winter Series, Editor
America’s Cup: Is the honeymoon over?:
In the absence of an independent league office to manage the mischief, the complicated dynamics of the America’s Cup can lead to… complications. While the rules in the Protocol seek to keep the competition in the middle of the course, the actions of the players often bang the corners for advantage.
When the period for late entries closed on November 30, and the Kiwi defender reported how an additional eight Notices of Challenge were received by the deadline, that meant…
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