Tthe J-Class association has announced that the first event in the J-Class global calendar will be staged in Newport, Rhode Island, June 15-19. The J-Class will use this regatta to kick off a four-regatta series culminating in a race around the Isle of Wight in July of 2012 for the final regatta, which will be for the newly-minted Hundred Guinea Cup. maybe they should have called it the hundred million Guinea Cup. Keep an eye out for the Big Rigs! Thanks to mstrsail for the great shot and a cool vid can be found here.
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