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J/45 An Inner sense of light!

October 6th, 2021 news
J45 interior

🇬🇧 J/45 – An Inner sense of light!

The interior coherence and ergonomics of J/Boats at sea is an absolute given. For the J/45 the aim was to push back the boundaries in this regard.

To do this, we teamed up with Isabelle Racoupeau for the interior design. She was able to bring to bear her vast experience in the cruising yacht domain to maximise comfort and elegance aboard the J/45.

The result is an interior beyond compare where natural light accentuates a resolutely modern design that affords both comfort and functionality whilst sailing.

 

 

🇫🇷 J/45 – Une combinaison de compétences pour le design intérieur et l’habitabilité !

La cohérence et l’ergonomie de l’intérieur des voiliers J/ en mer n’est plus a prouvé. Pour le J/45 l’objectif a été de dépasser ces frontières.

Pour cela nous nous sommes associés avec Isabelle Racoupeau pour le design intérieur. Elle a pu apporter toute son expérience dans le domaine des yachts de croisière pour maximiser le confort et l’élégance à bord du J/45.

Il en résulte un intérieur incomparable où la lumière naturelle vient souligner un design résolument moderne au service du confort et de la fonctionnalité en navigation.

Other News

The J/112E is ORC Israeli Champion!

May 27th, 2024 news

Gal Cohen, skipper of the J/112E who won the ORC israeli championship he talks about the race and his boat. “This championship is very intense and spread over two weekends (Friday and Saturday) , each Friday we had an offshore race of around 40 miles and on Saturdays – three windward/leeward races – in total […]

J/70 Celebrates its 10th Anniversary!

April 24th, 2024 news

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the J/70, the J/70 International Class Association has produced a great video that we invite you to watch 👉https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8qE7EmcH8E In 10 years already : 1,900 hulls built, and more to come! ⛵ 25 countries with National Class Associations 🌎 Thousands of smiles! 😁 The J/70 is the largest modern […]

Who better than a J owner to talk about a J?

April 15th, 2024 news

We asked some questions to Denis R., currently the owner of a J/99 and soon to be of a J/112E. He shares his feelings about why he chose the J/99 and why he is staying in the family with his next boat, the J/112E. What kind of sailor are you? I am what you might […]

What does performance bring to cruising?

April 15th, 2024 news

What does performance bring to cruising? Contrary to popular belief, a fast yacht has a lot of advantages when you’re heading off on holiday as a couple or with family. Safety, effortless manoeuvrability and fun sailing even in light airs are all substantial, if not essential assets, when you want holidays on the water to […]

J/99 Australian Championships 2024 – Sydney Harbour Regatta

March 6th, 2024 news

Middle Harbour Yacht Club Nautilus Insurance – Sydney Harbour Regatta 2024 Close to 200 yachts and over 1000 sailors came from all over NSW and interstate to race in the 2024 Middle Harbour Yacht Club (MHYC) Nautilus Insurance Sydney Harbour Regatta. The racing spread the length of the Harbour over seven course areas. Despite moody […]

The very essence of the term “racer cruiser”

January 24th, 2024 news Sailing Adventures

After the brilliant performance in the Rolex Fastnet Race, a J/133 once again shines winning its category in the Rolex Sydney to Hobart!   The J/133 perfectly embodies the spirit of the cruiser-racer. She can triumph in a prestigious regatta one day and provide a comfortable cruising experience the very next.   She perfectly aligns with the […]

Adventures on the Disko!

January 22nd, 2024 news Sailing Adventures

From J/99 ‘Disko Trooper’ owner Jules Hall. 2023 was a big year for team Disko Trooper. We started the year finishing the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) Two Handed Series. Then trying our hand at short course racing for the inaugural J/99 nationals. It was fantastic to win both. Seeking a new adventure we […]

J Composites will be present at the Boot Düsseldorf 2024

December 11th, 2023 news

J Composites will be present at the Boot Düsseldorf from 20 to 28 January 2024 This is a unique opportunity to discover (or rediscover for the most assiduous) our Elegance range with the J/45 and J/112E. A combination of comfort, luxury and performance, these two yachts have been designed for the pleasure of the most […]

New J/99 Elegance Line

October 4th, 2023 news

What if you could experience the speed of the J/99 while enjoying the comfort of a cruising boat? This new version of the J/99 offers fast cruising enthusiasts, an easy, comfortable and high-performance sailboat, without compromise. A synergy between our Sport and Elegance ranges, the J/99 Elegance Line meets the highest design and manufacturing standards. […]

NEW – J/45 Boat review by Yachting Monthly

September 25th, 2023 news

« Fast cruiser with plenty of appeal » Watch Theo Stocker’s full test of the J/45 : https://youtu.be/f6ah9vPl6uw?si=t2ZopZ8_KYCfglf6

Adventures of J/45 ‘Sassafras’

September 6th, 2023 news Sailing Adventures

(From the owners James and Sally) Why the J/45? After successfully racing our J/122 JAVELIN in IRC we decided it was time for a change of pace but not a slow one. We wanted a boat that could put the miles under the keel easily but be comfortable and enjoyable to sail. The boat needed […]

Southampton Boat Show

August 30th, 2023 news

Southampton Boat Show 🇬🇧 The J/45 will be displayed for the second time in England from September 15th to 24th at the Southampton Boat Show. The model presented is the 3-cabin / 2-head version and has many options. To make a dedicated appointment for your visit, contact our J Expert Key Yachting ➡ info@keyyachting.com

Visit the J/45, J/112E and J/99 during the Grand Pavois!

August 2nd, 2023 news

J Composites will be exhibiting at the Grand Pavois boat show in La Rochelle (France) from 20 to 25 September with three models: the J/45, the J/112E and the J/99. Interested in the J/45 or J/112E? Book your boat test now! Our experts will be on hand throughout the show to answer your questions. Make […]

Rolex Fastnet Race 2023: A success for the J/s!

August 2nd, 2023 news Sailing Adventures

The J/ team made a big splash during the 50th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race. This iconic race is the rendezvous of ocean racing afficionados. This year, competitors had to contend with very rough weather on this mythical course, which starts in Cowes (England), goes around the Fasntet and down to the finish line […]

ORC Double-handed European Champion 2023!

June 21st, 2023 news Sailing Adventures

Congratulations to Rasmus Rosengren and Jörgen Rosengren on their J/105 Rose of Sweden for their performance at the ORC Double-handed European Championship 2023 ! They tell us about their race: The ORC Double handed Europeans 2023 was a mix of Offshore and Inshore racing. The start was in Helsingør and then heading north, offshore, out […]

Report form the single-handed Newport Bermuda Race on a J/111 !

June 19th, 2023 Sailing Adventures

Peter Gustaffson reported his solo experience in the Newport Bermuda Race aboard his J/111 BLUR! Visit his blog for a detailed report of his solo adventure: Read here Photo credit : Peter Gustaffson

How is a J made?

June 5th, 2023 news Web Series

Watch the 4 episodes of our “Focus on Quality” web series on Youtube! ▶ On these videos you’ll find explanations on : ▪ Sandwich construction ▪ Foam laying ▪ Infusion ▪ Deck fittings What are you waiting for to (re)discover them?

Three J/99’s take the podium 1-2-3 in the Australian classic RPAYC Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Race

April 3rd, 2023 news Sailing Adventures

27 yachts competed in the 226nm coastal classic, ranging in size from the 30ft Dubois 30 up to 100ft Andoo Comanche with three J/99’s in the mix. The race very professionally run by Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC), with welcoming reception from Coffs Harbour Yacht Club. The conditions were challenging for the light wind […]

J/99 Australian National Championship

March 15th, 2023 news

The J/99 from J/Boats has again proved its versatility with an extremely successful Australian National Championship held last weekend 4-5th March 2023. The Championship was a six race program, fully crewed windward leeward series and held as part of the Nautilus Marine Insurance Sydney Harbour Regatta, hosted by Middle Harbour Yacht Club (MHYC) Others have […]

Double handed sailing skills with Pip Hare on a J/99

February 20th, 2023 news

Pip Hare gives you tips on how to perform double handed in a series of episodes ft. Yachting World.   Watch the videos in Pip Hare’s new series on double handed sailing skills. Expert advice on short handed sailing from one of the world’s best sailors. Pip Hare, accompanied by our English expert Wayne from […]

J/45 : Best Crossover 2023

December 19th, 2022 news Sailing Adventures

After the “Best Performance Cruiser” title at the Cruising World Magazine – Boat of the Year 2023, the J/45 wins the “Best Crossover” title at the Sailing World – Boat of the Year 2023! For more details https://www.sailingworld.com/…/2023-boat-of-the-year…/ — Après le titre de “Best Performance Cruiser” au Cruising World – Boat of the Year 2023, […]

J/45 : Best Performance Cruiser 2023

December 12th, 2022 news Sailing Adventures

New distinction for the J/45 🏅 She won the title of “Best Performance Cruiser” at the Cruising World – Boat of the Year 2023 against a strong field of competitors.  ➡ J/45 will be exhibited at Boot Düsseldorf 2023 Extract from the Yachting World report 📃:  Over time, J/Boats pivoted from one-design classes to ocean racers […]

J/99’s on form in the Blue Water Pointscore, Sydney

December 12th, 2022 Sailing Adventures

J/99’s and J/122’s on form in the Blue Water Pointscore, Sydney. The 172nm Cabbage Tree Island Race (hosted by Cruising Yacht Club of Australia) was held over the weekend 2nd – 3rd December with a combined fleet of 69 yachts of which 15 were sailed two-handed.  Again, we saw more outstanding success from the J/99 […]

J/99 ‘Rum Rebellion’ victorious in Bird Island Race

November 28th, 2022 news Sailing Adventures

At 10.00am on Saturday 12th November 2022 a fleet of 49 yachts started the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia 83nm Bird Island race where competitors sail from Sydney Harbour to Bird Island (approximately 3nm north east of Norah Head), before returning to Sydney Harbour to finish.   In light conditions the fleet headed north out […]

A J/99 winner of the Flinders Islet Race

September 28th, 2022 news Non classé Sailing Adventures

Last week, the J/99 ‘Rum Rebellion’ won IRC and line honours Two Handed division at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s  Audi Centre Blue Water Pointscore series Flinders Islet race. The crew told us about their experience: The 2022 edition of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s  Audi Centre Blue Water Pointscore series Flinders Islet […]