The Fastest J/70 on the Water

The J/70 is a high performance boat, and you need high performance sails to match. North makes sails that will get you on the podium. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal mainsail, jib, spinnaker combo for your J/70 setup. Power up with new sails from North.


As usual, the town of Marblehead pulled out all the stops for competitors to descend upon the quaint New England town for a weekend of racing in multiple one design… Read More

Who’s going to win the J/70 Worlds in October? We can’t yet make a prediction, but we do know that the winning team is already well into their preparations—and most… Read More

Laura Grondin grew up surrounded by sailors and raced with JJ Fetter at Yale, but it was only after twenty years of winning in the boardroom that she achieved success… Read More

Join North Sails One Design Expert Charlie Cumbley joins Andy Rice from to share the art and science behind optimal rig tuning and boat setup. Browse the North Sails… Read More

North is a unique sailmaker, built on a champion spirit. We make history by looking ahead and that’s what sets us apart from other sailmakers. We’re proud to introduce Loft… Read More

When I was about ten years old I starting racing sailboats on Cape Cod and the sound of the wind whistling overnight through the pine trees outside my bedroom would… Read More

J/70 Results

2022 Victory
Ugotta Regatta
Shiloh Jackson
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
2022 Victory
European Championship
Jonathan Calascione
1, 3*, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
2022 Victory
North American Championship
Cate Terhune
Second Place
Are you a class champion? We would love to add your name to the #NSVictoryList.


J/70 Class Experts

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Tim Healy

Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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Charlie Cumbley

Gosport, United Kingdom Manufacturing – Gosport, UK
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Brian Janney

San Diego, California San Francisco, California
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Will Welles

Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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Shane Hughes

Myrtleville, Ireland Wilhelmshaven, Germany
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Alex Curtiss

Long Beach, California San Diego, California


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