3 J Class yachts will compete at the RYS Bicentenary International Regatta


Lionheart, Ranger and Velsheda will arrive in the Solent on or around 20 July and will be moored in Ocean Village, Southampton.

They will be in the Solent to compete at the RYS Bicentenary International Regatta from 27-31 July 2015.

Racing is scheduled from the RYS line from Monday 27 – Friday 31 July in and around the Solent and will be ’round the cans’ courses. The event is also expected to include a clockwise round the island race, or coastal course of a similar distance.

Close, competitive racing is a signature of all J Class racing and the fleet consistently delivers a great display for spectators and followers on and off the water

Members of the public will be able to view the fleet from various vantage points and follow details of the racing via the J Class social media pages. Followers around the world logging on to jclassyachts.com will also be able to enjoy every tack and gybe as it happens thanks to live race tracking fitted to every yacht