North Sails: News Details


420 French Training Camp

Gaetan Aunette


The French 420 training camp in Quiberon took place over 10 days with 35 boats taking part.  It culminated with a regatta for the top 20 French sailors where 5 races were sailed in medium conditions.

All the sailors tested the new jib North J12 Jib and a lot of sailors confirmed they liked this sail and will use for it for this season.

1. Hayewski/Thomas - Full North Sails
2. Bloch/ Nevo - North main & jib
3. Guillou/Prigent - Full North Sails
4. Carayon/Nael - Full North Sails
5. Galliache/Mazars - North main& jib
6. Bonafou/Louet - Full North Sails (1st Girl)

For more details on the J12 and other North 420 designs please see our dedicated class page or contact our Class Experts.