J Class North Sails

North Sails es el mayor fabricante de veleros de la clase J y estamos orgullosos de ser parte de una flota que combina la belleza de los yates clásicos con los últimos avances en tecnología moderna. Con raíces en la America's Cup, los actuales yates J Class son una mezcla de originales renovados y nuevos yates construidos a las líneas originales del casco. North Sails es un orgulloso socio de la J Class Association, y los primeros J Class Worlds serán el evento final de la inaugural Copa Kohler. La Copa Kohler es un campeonato de puntos de temporada otorgado a un yate de clase J; El trofeo se nombra en memoria de Terry Kohler, antiguo dueño de North Sails, empresario y filántropo.

Clase J NEWS

Following the success of the first ever J-Class overall season championship, the inaugural 2017 Kohler Cup, the J-Class Association and North Sails are proud to announce the 2018 Kohler Cup… Read More

The second installation of the Kohler Cup presented by North Sails will take place when the 35th America’s Cup hosts the J Class Regatta June 16, 19-20 in Bermuda. The… Read More

The J Class has its roots in the oldest sporting event in the world, The America’s Cup. In 1929 Sir Thomas Lipton, owner of Lipton’s (famous for his import of… Read More

Combining unprecedented experience and heritage in the class, North Sails is the leading sailmaker of the J-Class fleet. Reinforcing the relationship further, this year North Sails also becomes the Official… Read More

The Kohler Cup

J-Class Association and North Sails are proud to announce the inaugural Kohler Cup, a trophy named in memory of Terry Kohler, former owner of North Sails, entrepreneur and philanthropist. The Kohler Cup is a season-long points championship awarded to a J-Class yacht. Over the course of the season, each yacht will accumulate points based on their results, with events bearing more significance as the season progresses. The trophy will be presented at the J-Class World Championship in Newport, RI, August 2017.

High Scoring Point Breakdown for the 2017 Season:

16th – 19th March St Barth’s Bucket Total Fleet x 1 point
16th, 19th – 20th June America’s Cup J-Class Regatta Total Fleet x 1.5 points
21st – 26th August J-Class World Championship Total Fleet x 2 points
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