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Practice Like You Race

By Scott Nixon, Quantum Sails I was lucky enough to receive an invitation to sail with a George Gamble and his J/111 team from Pensacola, FL on My Sharona at this year's Quantum Key West Race Week. This was the … Continue reading

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Jitterbug Wins Inaugural J/111 Euro Cup

Cornel Riklin and his boat, Jitterbug, stayed ahead of the pack to win the J/111 European Championship at Cowes Race Week, Aug. 2-5. This is a big win for Riklin. He had never finished in the top three, but after … Continue reading

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Wicked 2.0 Wins Round-the-Island Race for Second Straight Year

Congratulations to Douglas Curtiss and his J/111 Wicked 2.0 on their back-to-back Round-the-Island Race victories at the Edgartown Yacht Club. Racing this past weekend with a re-cut asymmetrical Quantum® spinnaker, they set it for a five-mile reach at an 80 … Continue reading

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