North Sails: News Details


J80 French Nationals

Gaetan Aunette

The last big event for the J80 French Cup was the Nationals in Douarnenez last week-end.
Nicolas Troussel & Crew

With 82 boats competing it was hard conditions for racing with winds of 20 to 28kts and big chop. After 6 races Nicolas Troussel on Credit Mutuel de Bretagne took second place with his North Sails inventory.

North sails powered boats took 5 places in the top 10. They all used theT4-C Mainsail, BTY 3DL Genoa aand MR-5 Spinnaker.

Nicolas Troussel commented after the races: “We had good speed like a “Rocket“, I am happy with the 3DL Genoa.“

North Results
2. Nicolas Troussel
5. Vandekerkhove Vincent
6. Lunven Nicolas
8. Brieux Lebec
9.* Benoit Charon
10. Guillou Antoine
12. Douguet Corentin

For more details about these winning sails please see our class page or contact our Class Experts.