Now ranked No. 5 in his weight class, Julius “the Chef” Jackson (19-0) will be a contender for No. 1 if he wins his bout Tuesday against Mexico’s Jose Uzcategui.
Gunboats and VX One boats are set to sail in the first ever classes at the St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR), set for March 25 to 27, 2016, and hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club. Organizers will also welcome entries into the ORC (Offshore Racing Club) handicap class, and they will invite all sailors to tune-up in an all-new round the island race scheduled for March 24.