J/80 World Championship in France
One hundred nineteen teams are entered in the 2013 J/80 World Championship in Marseilles, France, with teams representing 12 countries (France, Spain, USA, England, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Switzerland, Russia, and Oman/ United Arab Emirates). The sailing schedule starts with a the practice race Monday, July 8th followed by five days of racing with up to three races per day, concluding Saturday, July 13th. – Event website
Best of luck to Brian Keane and Team Savasana. US Entries are a little light at this year’s Worlds in France, with many US teams keeping their powder dry for next year’s Annapolis based World Championships. Will we have 119 here too?
While traveling to Europe may be outside the budget boundaries for many US based teams, traveling to Annapolis is easy. J World Annapolis can help too! If you have questions or are looking for a price quote on transportation, logistics support or coaching – please don’t hesitate to contact us.