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.


North Sails J70 expert Zeke Horowitz reflects on the 2023 Bacardi Invitational Winter Series in Miami, Event 2, and shares his key takeaways after winning the event. The second event… Read More

North Sails are very proud to not only be one of the industry’s leading brands but also having some of the world’s best sailors working in the team. The Gosport… Read More

Congratulations to Kilian Wagen and his Decouvertes Geomod crew, winners of the 2022 J/70 World Championship, along with Wagen’s country mate, Nick Zeltner, on North-powered Quarter2eleven who won the 2022… Read More

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

J/70 Results

2023 Victory
Helly Hansen Sailing World Regatta Series
Ed Leben
1, 2*, 4*, 5*, 6, 7, 9
2023 Victory
Davis Island YC Winter Series #3
Al Minella / Greiner Hobbs / Will Felder / Robert Tanner
1* (kite only), 2, 5, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15
2023 Victory
Bacardi Invitational Winter Series #2
John Heaton
1, 2, 4, 8*
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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 Newport Shipyard
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Shane Hughes

Myrtleville, Ireland Wicklow, Ireland
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Alex Curtiss

Long Beach, California San Diego, California


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