How do you sail a J 22?
Top 3 tips to starting a J/22 well?
- Set up far enough back from the line to avoid being early.
- When sailing up to the line, over-trim the main to keep flow over the keel so you don’t slide sideways when you trim in to go.
- Don’t pull the trigger too soon and sail down on top of boats to leeward of you.
How much does a 22 foot sailboat weigh?
|Boat weight||2,490 lb (1,129 kg)|
|Draft||5.00 ft (1.52 m) with centerboard down|
Is the Catalina 22 Trailerable?
The Catalina 22 is an American trailerable sailboat that was designed by Frank V. Butler and first built in 1969….Catalina 22.
|LOA||21.50 ft (6.55 m)|
|LWL||19.33 ft (5.89 m)|
|Beam||7.67 ft (2.34 m)|
|Engine type||Outboard motor|
What kind of boat is the J / 22?
The J/22 is a recreational keelboat, built predominantly of fiberglass over a Baltex core, with teak wood trim. It has a fractional sloop rig with aluminum spars, a raked stem, a plumb transom, a transom-hung rudder controlled by a tiller and a fixed fin keel. It displaces 1,790 lb (812 kg) and carries 700 lb (318 kg) of lead ballast.
How big is the crew on a J / 22?
J/22. The International J/22 is a popular fixed-keel one-design racing sailboat normally raced with a crew of three or four people (total crew weight is restricted to 275 kg/605 lb). It races with the “class jib,” a non-overlapping jib, a mainsail, and a large spinnaker. The boat is capable of planing on reaches and runs.
When was the NorCal qualifier for the J / 22 Scooby?
On May 1-2, St. Francis Yacht Club hosted the NorCal qualifier in its fleet of evenly matched J/22s, sailed by teams of four. With identical boats, this […] Read More J.R. Maxwell’s J/22 Scooby: Overall Winner at Annapolis NOOD by J/22May 3, 2021in Uncategorized0 comments
Who are the crew of the J 22 Scooby Doo?
J.R. Maxwell and the crew of the Annapolis-based J/22 Scooby were happy with their results after the windy opening day of the Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta Annapolis—consistency being the key in the highly tightly competitive 15-boat fleet. And after winning Sunday’s first two races, they were well on their way […]