During the last 10 years, the US Natixis has been training onboard the J80 in Deauville. Throughout the years, the amount of sailing students has been constantly increasing, now constituting several independent crews, so the US Natikis asked to organize their own regatta.
A sequence of departures will be organized so that the J80 can count on their own departure.
10 units are based in Deauville, 5 of which belonging to the sailing school of the Deauville Yacht Club. Simple, effective, powerful, the J80 has become in few years one of the most active series of boats in France and the reference boat for several sailing clubs. It can host from 4 to 5 people in its large cockpit.
Legendary sailing boat everybody knows, of which Deauville hosted the most ancient crew. The expertise of racers sailing onboard the Dragon is extremely high.