The NEW J/99 is the latest edition to the range and completes the Sport series. A racer that is both accessible and high-performance, the sail and deck plan are optimised for easy handling with fewer crew. J/99 incorporates the latest design and construction developments from the award-winning J/121 and the new Offshore Sailing World Champion J/112E. Perfect for both short-handed and fully crewed teams, and a comfortable weekender for the family.
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AN OFFSHORE PERFORMER, DESIGNED FOR ALL
The J/99 is the perfect boat to fulfil your sailing desires. A racer designed for both shorthanded and fully crewed, coastal or offshore race program, you’ll find a refined sports finish making her interior equally convivial for weekends away with family.
AN UNRIVALLED EXPERIENCE IN TERMS OF PERFORMANCE
The J/99 is the fruit of an in-depth study that incorporates J/’s great wealth of offshore experience. J/99 design criteria recognises the strengths of the existing models whilst introducing even greater versatility, notably with enhanced form stability combined with minimal wetted surface.
THE SPORTS YACHT WITH COMFORT
The J/99 features a comfortable layout for offshore passage making with perfectly adapted headroom. Her spacious interior comprises two individual and symmetrical aft cabins, enabling you to rest whatever the tack. In addition, her forward heads compartment, L-shaped galley and forward-facing chart table make her highly functional and add to your comfort on the water.
ONE YACHT, SEVERAL PROGRAMS
The deck layout on the J/99 has been optimised to facilitate manoeuvres in shorthanded configuration. All the main controls are accessible from the helm. Several configurations are available: single or twin rudders / bulbed or plain fin keel / symmetric or asymmetric version. Her light displacement combined with substantial stiffness and refined steering will enable you to sail with complete confidence.
HIGH QUALITY, INCOMPARABLE STIFFNESS
Balance is key to developing a new model. The build quality comes into its own in the way everything has been thought out. The lightness of its infused composites linked to the incomparable structural stiffness allows for increased stability and hence performance, whilst providing the level of comfort and finish clients have come to expect.
GEARED AROUND EFFICIENCY
Considerable thought has gone into the J/99 to offer you a high-performance yacht adaptable to your needs, whether for short handed or fully crewed racing. Furthermore, the rig reflects the latest technological advances, notably a dedicated aluminium profile integrating a mixed track which contributes to the stiffness of the profile.
The J/99 is designed to perform with a simplified suit of sails, 4 sails being enough to cover a wide range of conditions: mainsail, jib, staysail and spinnaker.
Those who love the thrill of sailing will appreciate the J/99’s planing capabilities downwind, making her a genuine racer designed in line with the Sport range concept.
The J/99 comes with a choice of two steering systems, a single or twin rudder option, to satisfy your sailing programme.
The J/99 features a removable fixed bowsprit enabling increased space down below and enhanced safety, whilst retaining her fine performance downwind.
A precise selection of materials make up the composite structure to obtain the best strength/weight ratio on the market.
There is a choice of two options for the keel of the J/99: a bulbed keel with a cast iron fin and lead bulb, or a flat lead keel.
The J/99 is equipped with a custom aluminium mast, demonstrating an extraordinary level of quality for the market. The supreme stiffness means that the additional costs associated with a carbon rig are not required.
The J/99 features a light and highly refined finish , creating a modern, bright, functional and easy to maintain interior.