2017 J/24 World Championship at PCYC, Sept. 15–23
The International J/24 Class Association and the Port Credit Yacht Club of Mississauga, Canada, will be hosting the 2017 driveHG.ca J/24 World Championship for J/24 Class yachts. The J/24 is an international One-Design keelboat class and the most popular racing keelboat in the world with over 5480 boats being sailed in 165 fleets and 110 countries. The international J/24 Class Association is mandated to encourage, promote and develop amateur sailing world wide.
Through the week long J/24 racing event, competitors arrive for 3-1/2 days of official boat measuring and required safety checks, a practice races, and five days of racing held on Lake Ontario’s western waterfront. Eighty-five teams, involving at least 400 top racing yachtsmen and yachtswomen are expected to compete in the challenging ten-race series. Competitors will be provided with meals and entertainment at various events and times, with the help of our kind sponsors like our title sponsor The Humberview Group (driveHG.ca, one of Canada’s largest automotive dealership groups), The Crooked Cue – Mississauga, and Humberview Motorsports (a premium luxury & sports used car dealership), amongst others.