Vessel Owner: Craig and Madeline Yale
Captain and Crew: BHYC Youth team skippered by Ella Beauregard
Vessel Designer: Rod Johnstone
Vessel Model: J/80
Vessel Type: Sloop
Year Built: 2001
Home Port: Boothbay Harbor, ME
The international J/80 is a fixed keel one-design sportsboat. It is built by J/Boats and certified for offshore sailing, normally crewed by 3 to 5 people. There are over 1590 J/80's worldwide. The J/80, like many J/boats, has a retractable sprit for setting its asymmetrical spinnaker.