The Rolex International Women’s Keelboat Championship returns to Rochester Yacht Club August 29 – September 1 and will showcase the top women’s teams from around the globe. One month later, the 2011 J/22 World Championships will be hosted by Southern Yacht Club in New Orleans October 9-14. Both events expect big turnouts and J/22s will be hard to find.
The Championship Package includes a 2011 model J/22 with anodized mast and boom, Waterline Systems faired keel, Waterline Systems epoxy or anti-foul bottom, class required safety gear, Triad trailer, lifting strap, ratchet tie-downs and an upgraded New England Ropes running rigging package; all for $38,500. The package will be marketed as being available through local J/Boats dealers or US Watercraft LLC and is limited to 12 boats. This offer will expire March 31, 2011.