This J/70 sails in the Can Am challenge. Nearly 50 of the 22-foot sailboats will compete at Edgewater Yacht Club Sept. 25-28 in the J/70 North American championship. (Tim Wilkes)

J/70 sailboats are coming from across North America to race at Edgewater Yacht Club Sept. 25-28.

The club is hosting the North American championships, with the Cleveland (215) Regatta serving as a tune-up Sept. 20-22.

“People don’t know they should be proud, the events we’re hosting, the regattas we’re competing in,” organizer Caroline Sundman said.

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