J/9 January Update

January 19, 2021 – Hull #4 on order & available for a spring 2021 delivery The J/9 hull mold was recently completed at CCF Composites and is now being waxed in preparation for the molding of hull #1 next week. In the picture below, the contrasting boot stripe can be seen as well as the […]

Three Boats on Puget Sound!

J/99 #49 is now on order and arriving in Seattle this coming May, 2020.  Joining 2 other J/99’s, #49 will quickly jump in on our amazing point to point, mid distance and distance racing with her fellow adventure designs. The J/99 truly enables a sailor to do so many different things well, in comfort and […]


This is Beautiful, I love the Graphics, What an amazing boat, I love the cockpit layout, the paint job looks great, there is so much volume inside this boat, she is so pretty, she has everything I need to race or cruise, is that water ballast…and more.  These are the comments we’re getting right and […]

J/99 Awards Keep Sailing In!

The J/99 Wins! Voted Racing Yacht/Sportsboat of the Year for 2019 The All New J/99 went up against the Jeanneau Sunfast 3300, Fareast 19R, Dehler 30 OD, JPK10.30, Beneteau First 53 and took home the podium by popular vote for The British Yachting Awards 2019 winner! “The J/99 has proved an instant hit,” claims British […]

J/99 Debut in France

  J/99s Debut @ SPI Ouest France Regatta (La Trinite sur Mer, France)- April 2019, the Societe Nautique de La Trinite sur Mer hosted their annual SPI Ouest France Regatta.  The event was simply huge and, as anticipated prior to the regatta, the competition was fierce in certain classes in what was predominantly a very […]

Johnstone’s Delight

Uff Da!  This boat is gonna create more temptation in sailors minds then back when Jansson put herring in his favorite cheesy potato dish creating such a delight.  She’s been touted as a Market Disruptor by Seahorse Magazine and Versatile & Exciting by Yachting World as she sits proudly on their April 2019 magazine cover. […]

Market Disrupter?

Seahorse Magazine Reviews the J/99 The new J/99, built by J Composites in France, is J Boats’ answer to extensive customer demand for a smaller ‘adventure racer.’ True to this globally successful brand’s fundamental philosophy, it has an allround performance hull, rather than a boxy, hard-chined body with squat, Open-style stern sections like so many […]

J/99 Hull #1 is Launched

Within four days of its world debut at the Paris Boatshow, J/99 hull #1 was trucked, keeled, commissioned and launched at Hamble Point Marina in the UK. It was quite a feat by the J/Composites and J/UK teams and just in time to catch some late season sailing before the New Year. Conditions on the […]

Round The County Race Fun & Games

(Seattle, WA)- 117 boats signed up (25% were J’s) for the 2018 running of everyone’s favorite “welcome to winter” race in the Pacific Northwest– the Round the County, hosted by the Orcas island Yacht Club and the Friday Harbor Sailing club. The forecast for the Islands turned out to be reasonably accurate.  For Saturday, it […]