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J-class "Velsheda". A sense of scale. The Bristol Pilot Cutter in the foreground is probably somewhere around 40' LOA. The J-Class boats are huge. Look at that mast height, and sail area. McC

Sail Away - J-class "Velsheda". A sense of scale. The Bristol Pilot Cutter in the foreground is probably somewhere around LOA. The J-Class boats are huge. Look at that mast height, and sail area.

2013 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. This is what heavy weather sailing looks like. Sails reduced to a hankerchief sized storm sail. This, as opposed to a popular photoshopped pin, of a sailboat in huge seas, under full sail leaving no wake. McC

This is what heavy weather sailing looks like. Sails reduced to a hankerchief sized storm sail. This, as opposed to a popular photoshopped pin, of a sailboat in huge seas, under full sail leaving no wake.

Super shot of the 5 J's at the Superyacht Cup in Palma. Photo taken from the Dykstra designed Rainbow, photo by Simon Tibbott

Dykstra & Partners Naval Architects Super shot of the 5 J's at the Superyacht Cup in Palma. Photo taken from the Dykstra designed Rainbow, photo by Simon Tibbott

J-Class Racing Yacht

Sailing large sailboat ---Note how the crew is working to counter-balance the sailboat.

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