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Scuttlebutt: Video of the Week

(February 11-15, 2008) Thirty-one years after the first production boat was built, the J/24 class remains immensely popular with builders in the U.S., Argentina, and Italy, and more than 50,000 people sailing 5,200 boats in 27 countries. The videos below provide some of the good, the bad, and the ugly…and could have easily all happened in one day.

A really sweet-looking gybe

Very bad ramp launching technique

Squalls, wipeouts, and lightning

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