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J24 and the Pan Am Games

The Pan Am Games are being held right now in Puerto Vallarta and the action is very tight between the American team of Mollicone and the Brazilian team of Mauricio Oliveira.   99 more words

Congrats to Al for winning the Downeast Regatta!

Check out this link to read more about the successful regatta held last weekend.  Who says the J/24 class is dying.   The Downeast regatta had 42 entries, the Changing of the Colors has over 50 boats registered with two weeks to go and the… 23 more words

Beer can racing and very light winds

We had a great time on the water yesterday. I can’t thank enough Jeff Moody for showing me how to helm in very light air, like he did at the Canadian Nationals last July. 167 more words

J24 North Americans in Halifax starts tomorrow #det2011

The stage is set in Halifax for some great racing. Let’s put it simply, I wish we were there. The talent level is pretty incredible, Santa Cruz, Healy, Welles, Parker plus all the local sailors that could surprise. 213 more words

Working on sheets and halyards for the J24 #det2011

We’ve had our new Dyneema® Fibre, Gottifredi Maffioli ropes for about a month now and we’ve put them through some good racing which included two regattas. 291 more words

Pictures from the J24 Canadians #det2011

Here’s a slide show from the 2011 J24 Canadian Championship. As you’ll see, most of it is light air :)

Off to the Canadians in Toronto #det2011

The boat is packed and ready to hit the road to PCYC in Toronto for the J/24 Canadians. The wind forecast has gone from no wind to some wind :) We’re pretty excited as Pura Vida will be overtaken by the Moody family. 6 more words