Category: Long Island Sound (CT / NY)

Loki Wins 2018 North American Championship

The 2018 J/109 North American Championship hosted by Larchmont Yacht Club is now in the record books.  This regatta provided a challenge for all twenty boats with winds across the four days from a drifter to a gale!  David Rosow skippering Loki sailed a spectacular regatta with a score of 40 points over 10 races… and elected …

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Loki Wins 2018 East Coast Regatta Series

The competition for the East Coast Regatta Series trophy was determined after the 2nd weekend of the American YC fall series.  David Rosow sailing Loki held the trophy as the defending champion and was able to successfully hold off a challenge at the final event by Bengt Johansson and the Zig Zag crew.  Earlier in the …

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2018 & 2019 North American Championships Scheduled

J/109 Class Association

The J/109 Class is pleased to announce that the 2018 North American Championship will be hosted by Larchmont Yacht Club –  Larchmont, NY 10-14 October 2018, and the 2019 North American Championship will be hosted by New Bedford Yacht Club – New Bedford, MA 20-24 August 2019.  Our North American Championship will be a stand alone …

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AYC Spring Series with discount for Fall Series!

The American Yacht Club Spring/Fall Series registration is open! Competitors can save $100 by entering both spring & fall regattas and paying the fee prior to April 26th. Registration Link NOR Link Who is racing?    The AYC Fall Series is a Qualifying Event for the East Coast Regatta Series Trophy J/109 North American Championship at …

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Don Dwyer & J/109 Guardian J featured in WindCheck Magazine

Don Dwyer was featured in the September 2016 On Watch section of WindCheck Magazine. Don tells about his J/109 Guardian J, family, crew, and friends.   Read the article below from WindCheck Magazine with the original published at this link. Don Dwyer isn’t exactly new to sailing, although his path to becoming an avid sailor is somewhat …

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AYC Fall Series – Final Event for East Coast Championship Series

The American Yacht Club Fall Series is scheduled 24, 25 September and 1, 2 October 2016.  This is the final of four events for the East Coast Regatta Series Championship that includes: NOOD Regatta Annapolis Atlantic Highland Blue Water Regatta New England J/Fest Regatta Register now at this link.

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Loki wins 2016 North American Championship

NEWPORT, R.I. (July 16, 2016) — With 19 boats, the J/109 fleet was the biggest to compete in the 2016 New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex. By the time today’s first race started just after 1 p.m., however, only two mattered. David Rosow’s Loki (Southport, Conn.) and Donald Filippelli’s Caminos …

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Register for AYC Spring Series

Register now for the American Yacht Club Spring Series at this link.  Always a great event and a great venue for two weekends of racing scheduled 23-24 April & 30 April-1 May.  The J/109 Class has a OD start with 9 Boats on the scratch sheet already.  This is a Great warm up event before …

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Zig Zag Wins East Coast Championship

  Bengt Johansson and the crew from Zig Zag won a very tightly contested J/109 East Coast Championship.  The J/109 East Coast Championship was held at the Red Grant Regatta hosted by Raritan YC  on July 11&12 as part of RYC’s 150 year celebration.  Nine boats from New England, Long Island Sound, Chesapeake and New …

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Caminos wins 2015 North American Championship

Helmed by Ryan Dempsey, son-in-law of boat owner Donald Filippelli, the team on J/109 Caminos won boat of the week as well as first place in the J/109 fleet at Storm Trysail Club’s Block Island Race Week XXVI held 21-26 June 2015. The team, out of Amagansett, NY, won their 24-boat one-design class by 17 points and took first …

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