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Will Welles’ Cougar Takes J/24 US National Championship

August 24, 2014

Marion, MA—August 24, 2014—Will Welles, of Portsmouth, RI, led his Cougar team to the J/24 US National Championship, hosted by Beverly Yacht Club in Massachusetts. With Alex Bishop, Luke Lawrence, Eric Lawrence and Nick Turney on board, Welles managed six first-place tallies in the 10 races for just 27 net points. He overcame a penalty [...]

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Will Welles Leaps into Lead at J/24 US National Championship

August 23, 2014

Seven races are now in the books, and Will Welles launched into first place at the J/24 US National Championship, hosted by Beverly Yacht Club in Massachusetts. In pristine conditions, Welles and his Cougar crew began Saturday with a sixth-place finish, and then won the next three races. Tossing an 11 in race two, Welles [...]

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John Mollicone Takes Early Advantage at J/24 US National Championship

August 22, 2014

A familiar name is at the top of the leaderboard at the J/24 US National Championship, hosted by Beverly Yacht Club in Massachusetts. John Mollicone’s Helly Hansen team holds a four-point lead over Will Welles’ Cougar. Another four points back in third is Sumio Shimoyama of Japan with Mark Hillman on Sokokumaru. Mollicone is the [...]

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South Africa Tops International YC Challenge in NYC

Last weekend, 19 teams of amateur sailors from 14 nations sailed in the Sixth Dennis Conner International Yacht Club Challenge in gorgeous sailing conditions on the Hudson River, right next to the Statue of Liberty. The races took place in Manhattan YC’s bright red J/24s; races were started off their famous floating clubhouse, the Sparkman [...]

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USA’s Mike Ingham Crowned J/24 European Open Winner

A fleet of 35 J/24s assembled in the beautiful seaside resort of Angelholm, Sweden to compete for the J/24 European Championship. Conditions ranged widely from gales and thunderstorms to gorgeous sunny days with moderate winds. Topping the standings was the American team of Mike Ingham, comfortably winning the regatta by 30 points over the next [...]

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US National Championship Kicks Off Friday, August 22

August 19, 2014

Nearly 50 teams are gathering in Marion, Massachusetts for the 2014 J/24 US National Championship. Entrants from various areas of the United States are competing at Beverly Yacht Club, along with several Canadian crews and even ones from Japan and Australia. Competition gets underway on Friday, August 22 and continues through Sunday, August 24. Keep [...]

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