Monday, December 23, 2013

J/70 Southern California Circuit 2014

(San Diego, CA)- The J/70 fleets in southern and northern California have been working through their schedules to ensure there are opportunities to sail through the winter 2014 as well as through the spring and summer leading up to the 2014 J/70 Worlds in Newport.

The two primary series for SoCal J/70 Fleet #4 are the “JK3 Winter Series” from November 2013 to March 2014 followed by the “High Point” series that runs from February to September 2014.  Interspersed are major J/70 events on both West and East Coasts.

The JK3 2013/4 Winter Series encompasses these dates at San Diego YC: November 9, 16, 23; December 7, 14-15; January 18-19; February 22-23; and March 8-9.

For the 2014 SoCal High Point Series, multiple venues are included:
- Feb 15-16 – SCYA Midwinters- Coronado YC (South Bay)
- Mar 14-16 – San Diego NOOD – San Diego YC (South Bay)
- Mar 29-30 – Kings Harbor Race Week- Kings Harbor YC
- May 2-4 – Yachting Cup- San Diego YC
- Jun 27-29 – Long Beach Race Week- Long Beach YC
- Sep 20-21 –J/70 West Coast Championships- Newport Harbor YC
- Sep 27-28 – J/Fest- San Diego YC

Key Northern California and National regattas that interleave perfectly include:
- Apr 4-5- J/Fest- St Francis Yacht Club
- Jun 14– SSC Delta Ditch Run- Richmond YC
- Jul 12-13 – Fiesta Cup- Santa Barbara YC
- Jul 19-20 – High Sierras Regatta- Fresno YC
- Jul 14-20- J/70 North Americans- Rochester YC
- Sep 8-13- J/70 World Championships– New York YC/ SailNewport

For more J/70 Class and fleet championships sailing information