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J/70 class to contest East Coast Championship with 56 boats at Annapolis NOOD

Three one-design classes will contest championships as part of the Annapolis National Offshore One-Design regatta, being held this weekend on the Chesapeake Bay. Organized by the publishers of Sailing World and Cruising World magazines and sponsored by Sperry Top-Sider, the highly-successful NOOD series is held in six sailing cities around the country with Annapolis the third stop on the circuit.

J/70 class will conduct its East Coast Championship with a typically massive fleet of 56 boats. This is the second season for the popular new one-design, which has sold at a record rate. San Diego skipper Bennett Greenwald and his team aboard Perseverance return to...