2022 J/109 North American Championship Reminder

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J/109 Class Association

2022 J/109 North American Championship Reminder

Hello %firstname% %lastname%,

Congratulations to all J109 sailors who competed in and completed the Newport-Bermuda Race! 

Now that project is behind all of us, it's time to focus on the North American Championship hosted by Pequot Yacht Club. We already have 14 entries though it's possible many of you are on the fence and haven't yet decided whether to participate. Sign up and join the fun!
For those of you who have participated in a North American Championship, you'll know how much fun it is. The racing is good, the camaraderie with your team is wonderful, and the combined camaraderie with others in the Class makes the event worthwhile.  
Pequot Yacht Club is located in a beautiful small harbor in Southport Connecticut. It takes five minutes travel time down the channel to access Long Island Sound. All boats will either be docked or assigned to a mooring. Launch service is prompt and quick. We have a seasoned race management team ready and we have post-race socials planned each day plus a regatta dinner party planned for Friday night. 
Seriously though, if you are on the fence and need a little help with logistics, boat prep, or a better understanding of what this regatta is all about, call David Rosow 203-613-1018 or any other class officer.

Notice of Race: https://yachtscoring.com/event_documents/15047/2022_J109_NA_Notice_of_Race.pdf

Docks and moorings are included with your entry fee: To reserve your dock slip or mooring, please contact Pequot Yacht Club Marine Manager Travis Herman: dockmaster@pequotyc.com


Additional Information and Links of Interest are provided below

Your J/109 User Profile & Boat Information

Click the Member Update logo below to update your information.

Update your contact, boat and home port information.

J/109 Online Registration

Use your email address (%email%) as your login.
Need more help? Click on this link and read the section labeled Existing Members. If you still have a problem logging in, email the J/109 Class Administrator – admin@j109.org

Need Information on Maintenance, Rules, Buy / Sell J/109 Boats & Equipment?

Click the J/109 Class Forum logo below to read and share boat information.

The forum has information owners have shared on maintenance, sails, tuning, cruising and events.  If you have something boating related to buy or sell, this is the place to look.  The J/109 Class Forum is the designated method for people to ask the J/109 Class Measurer questions about rules and rules interpretations.

J/109 Class Forum

Anyone may read the forum without logging in, but to be able to post on the forum, you will need to register for a free account, which is separate from you J/109 Class website account.  Once you navigate to the forum, click Register near the top right to setup an account.  If you already have a forum account, click on Login located next to the Register.  There are helpful hints on using the forum located at this link.

J/109 Class Membership

One of the best ways to insure your investment in the J/109 is to support the Class. Owners and Co-owners are strongly encouraged to become Members of the J/109 Class Association. Others may become Associate Members. Members are owners or co-owners. Associate Members are crew and supporters of the J/109 Class. The membership fee is $50.00 for Members and $50.00 for Associate Members. Members who are current with annual dues are provided access to restricted areas on the class website and are able to view complete lists of owners and members.

Existing Members – If you are already an owner with an email address on file, all you need to do is get a password by clicking the Login button located on the menu bar of the website https://j109.org. When in doubt, try this first. Use the Forgotten Password section of the Login page. Once you enter your email address, we will send you a link to reset your password at that address, or if no account exists, provide immediate indication on the screen. As an existing or previous member you can inspect and edit your contact information (after you have logged in) by clicking Update My Info under the Members menu. Existing or previous members can pay annual dues (after you have logged in) by clicking on Renew Membership – Dues under the Members menu.

New Members – If you are not currently registered or do not have an email address on file, register by filling in the form by navigating the menu on the class website https://j109.org – Mouse over Market, then click on New Membership to open that page. Submit your information, then once we review your contact information we will add you to the database. This may take a day or two.

More information about registration and passwords is available in the Login page available by clicking on the Login button located on the menu bar of the website.

J/109 Custom Boat Website Subscriptions Available

The J/109 Class has arranged with Crew Manager LLC to make custom J/109 boat websites available.  Current year J/109 events are already added to the main calendar and easily added to your boat calendar. Crew Manager provides a boat website with features the Skipper & Crew will use throughout the sailing season. In a nutshell, the team website provides a “Who, What, When, Where and Wear” schedule with automatic reminders.  After an event, the Skipper may post results and crew members may submit comments, pictures and stories about the event. Crew Manager works on most any device with a web browser including PC, Mac, iPad, Android tablet, iPhone and Android Phone.  The cost for an annual subscription is $90 and includes the website setup.   The following J/109s have Crew Manager websites.

Schedule & Events on J/109 Class Calendar

Click the J/109 Class Calendar logo below for upcoming events.

Keep up to date on planned J/109 events via the website calendar.

Link to J/109 Class Calendar

For questions or comments, please contact the J/109 Class Administrator.

This message was sent from the J/109 Class Association email system. We periodically send out messages about the J/109 Class including one design events, class rules, cruising, member updates, maintenance information, and technical advisories from equipment manufacturers concerning the J/109.  If you would like to update your email preferences, please send a message the J/109 Class Administrator.

John Greifzu, Jr., J/109 Growth Spurt
J/109 Class Association President

2022 J/109 North American Championship @ Pequot YC

Tue. October 11th

The 2022 J/109 North American Championship will be held at Pequot Yacht Club as a stand alone event


Be at Pequot YC – Tue October 11th

Event Website: Website Link
Contact Email: David Rosow
Registration: Link

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