OCEANIC ADVENTURE STARTS HERE!
The J/97 Elegance combines simplicity and accessibility whilst boasting refined accommodation space. Her easy manoeuvrability and high-performance hull make her the perfect yacht for the family and friends.
Keen to head out to sea? This boat is perfectly set up so you can sail in complete confidence. Her directional stability is exceptional. Movement around deck is easy and uncluttered. Her great handling is enhanced by a high level of safety thanks to the proximity of all the necessary controls to the helm.
MAKE THE MOST OF HER FAMILY-SIZED SPACE
The interior of the J/97 Elegance is designed around your well-being, with an additional large double berth for children or a couple of friends. Her large interior saloon is illuminated by hull portholes as well as large deck hatches and cabin portholes. You’ll benefit from the outdoor light and ventilation, whilst being tucked up inside!
ENJOY THE COMFORT
Her 9m exterior layout has been optimised to give this boat the feel of a bigger boat. Easy and practical: Have a swim using the safe, open transom. Move around the deck easily. Stow all your cruising gear in the large cockpit locker. Lounge on the seats when underway or at anchor.
SUCCUMB TO THE ATTRACTIVE INTERIOR
The interior design of the J/97 Elegance, with her uncluttered atmosphere, relies on genuine wood, specially selected to add a modern and luxurious feel. Featuring 1.80m of headroom, the yacht’s interior has a layout conducive to comfortable family sailing: it integrates a large saloon with two settees, a fully equipped galley, a chart table and 6 berths, of which there are 2 doubles including a large private aft cabin for the owner.
SAIL WITH ELEGANCE
The J/97E’s elegant, timeless lines form a recognisable and unique architectural signature: it’s a J! With her moderate midship section and freeboard, the J/97 Elegance is unquestionably the most accomplished cruising yacht of her category.
Performance is the primary guarantee of comfort when cruising. This yacht has been designed for high quality navigation, with the best possible balance of comfort and living space. You’ll appreciate being able to plan an exact time of arrival on stopover with children. You’ll also enjoy being able to catch up with your sailing companions despite casting off later!
MAXIMISE YOUR TIME ON THE WATER.
Elegance yachts are designed so you can sail for longer with less time under engine, for added pleasure. Boats from the Elegance range are recognised for their solidity, their tried-and-tested technical equipment and designed for minimal maintenance.
Your yacht is a J! What makes it a top of the range boat is her infusion construction technology. This absolutely unique development provides an unrivalled standard of excellence. Solely a J can offer the serenity of the most solid and rigid construction on the market, whilst retaining its unrivalled lightweight design. This establishes its reputation as a high-performance yacht.
YOUR STANDARD YACHT – RACE READY
In contrast to the majority of the other manufacturers’ brands on the market, J/ chooses to offer a comprehensive, ready-to-sail boat. The standard yacht equipment includes spinnaker hardware and retractable carbon bowsprit plus high-quality standing and running rigging. The finish of the profiles is unrivalled, ensuring the best possible sailing.
The seating area in the saloon is akin to that of considerably larger craft: 6 people can easily be seated around the table.
The J/97 E features a very large aft locker accessible from the cockpit and considerable interior stowage volume under all the seats.
With her high-quality construction and equipment, the J/97 E offers you a level of sailing comfort that rivals the larger cruisers, without the associated effort.
The large double aft cabin is sure to please the owners and the forward berth opening onto the saloon gives the feel of unrivalled volume, which will appeal to children or guests alike.
Position at helm
To appeal to all tastes, the cockpit has been designed to be fitted with either a tiller or the option of a steering wheel
Her beam and her controlled freeboard make close quarters manoeuvring child’s play. It is easy and safe for you to move around the deck with confidence.
Each piece of deck hardware is overengineered and selected specially for its technical aptitude.
Stability is the primary guarantee of safety, whilst her solidity enables you to sail with complete confidence. J Composites is the only yard to offer a structure with a 5-year warranty however the boat is used.
The materials for the sandwich and infusion composite construction are selected with precision so as to achieve the best possible combination of lightness/solidity on the market.
The lead keel features a 316L stainless steel frame, which provides excellent stability and a refined hydrodynamic profile.
To offer you the most high spec equipment on the market, the rig of the J/97 E forms part of a very precise selection process.
The joinery workshops use traditional methods incorporating high quality solid wood and veneers selected to provide each yacht with a unique finish.