The Official Photographer for the 2017 driveHG.ca J/24 Worlds is Michael Walker of Walker Photography, who will be on the race course all week while the world’s best J/24 sailors thrash it out for top spot. Below is one of my favourites of Michael’s portfolio. I can’t wait to see his J/24 shots! Daily photos will be online at the Walker Photography site and available for sale here.
ALERT: Road Work as of Sept.13 – Sept.18 – Reroute:
Going eastbound on QEW – Exit highway 10 / Hurontario south to Lakeshore East
Going westbound on QEW – Exit Brown’s line (you can only go south) to Lakeshore West
Wouldn’t you know they choose today to start some construction. Murphy’s Law.
by David Schmidt, Sail-World USA Editor
Katie Coleman Nicoll, second from left, is the secretary/treasurer of the Canadian J/24 class and a member of the 2017 J/24 World Championship regatta’s organizing committee. She’s here with her son Carter (left) and daughter Clarity (right), as well as Kris Hughes and Kelly Flood. Kate and her crew on J/24 ‘Quick Nick’ qualified and they will be sailing in the 2017 driveHG.ca J/24 Worlds at PCYC Sept.15-23/17. Click here for the interview.
© Katie Coleman / Nicoll collection
Mississauga is supplying the equipment; referees and ball retrievers are in place! If you’re not playing, cheer on your favourite teams! Sign up on the main notice board when you get here.