Winning J/80 One Design Sails You Can Trust

Whether you’re racing shorthanded, under handicap, or to the sunset, your J/80 is designed to excel. Take your boat to the max by outfitting it with North Sails. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal mainsail, jib, spinnaker combo for your J/80 setup. Power up with new sails from North.

J/80 NEWS

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/22 World Champion and North Sails Expert Zeke Horowitz explains how you can maximize your chances to gain through smart boat positioning on the racecourse. Sailboat racing is all about… Read More

J/22 World Champion Zeke Horowitz explains how to put his winning formula to work for you this season. If you’re a competitive sailor, you’ve probably read about the value of… Read More

By Reed Baldrige On board communication for racing yachts is a key factor for performance, no matter what type of sailing. However, when the number of crew increases, it becomes… Read More

The first two minutes of a race is arguably the most important. Those first two minutes will define where you start on the line, and how much space is around… Read More

J/80 Results

2022 Victory
North American Championship
Glenn Darden
1, 2*, 4, 5, 6, 7
2022 Victory
Dutch National Championship
Jorrit Beekman
1, 4, 5, 7*, 9, 10
2021 Victory
Hong Kong National Championship
Mark Thornburrow
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Are you a class champion? We would love to add your name to the #NSVictoryList.

J/80 TUNING GUIDE

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