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Some days are for turning on the jets,
  J/Boats offers 15 yachts for
'Round the Bay,
'Round the Buoys,
and 'Round the World


Others are for cruising.
The story of J/Boats is a classic entrepreneurial tale: With a $20,000 investment, and a speedy 24-foot sailboat that Rod Johnstone built in his garage, Rod & his brother Bob Johnstone went into business. That was 20 years ago. Now, that boat, the J/24, has become the most popular recreational offshore keelboat in the world.

In addition to the 5,300 J/24s cruising the waves, there are nearly 4,000 more J/Boats, ranging from the International J/22 to the just launched J/160, that sailing enthusiasts have bought at prices ranging from $10,000 to $650,000.

In the boatbuilding business, the Johnstones have won the high-end, performance - oriented segment of the market. Theirs is the racer/cruiser category -- boats that perform well enough to race but which are comfortable and easy enough for the family to daysail and cruise.

J/Boats sells 15 models in four series from 7.5-16 meters:

J/Unlimited Series:        
J/90 J/125
J/Sprit Series:
J/80 J/92 J/105 J/110 J/120 J/130 J/160
J/Cruising Series:
J/32 J/42
J/Offshore One-Designs:
J/24 J/27 J/44

J Boats, Inc. | Box 90,  557 Thames Street | Newport, RI  02840 USA
Phone: (401) 846-8410     Fax: (401) 846-4723

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