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J Boats success in the Morgan Cup

Morgan Cup Race Organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club Start: Friday 11th June 2021 RYS Line, Cowes to Dartmouth, Devon (110nm) Congratulations to all of the J Boats competing in the Morgan Cup. Especially, Michael O’Donnell’s J/121 Darkwood winner of IRC One and second overall in a fleet of 73 boats. Bruce Huber’s J/112E […]

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J Boats Buzzing Bank Holiday

1 May 2021 – RORC Spring Series 3 and 2 Handed OffshoreJ/109 Jago © Rick Tomlinson The Solent was buzzing with activity over the May Bank Holiday with well over one hundred keel boats taking part in racing. Inshore and offshore races organised the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) and the Junior Offshore Group (JOG), […]

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J/99 Bucket List

When life gives you an opportunity, there is a real sense of accomplishment when you take it. We all have dreams, the knack is working out a way to achieve them. In 1974, under guidance from their father, two young kids called Rod and Bob Johnstone built a boat in their garage. Since that proto-type, […]

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Not your average Joe

To welcome Joe Biden to the White House, Key Yachting takes a look at two of the latest designs from J Boats, built in Rhode Island, USA. The high-performance J/121 and the all-new daysailer the J/9. Following the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union, J Boats manufactured in the USA are no longer subject […]

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