1981 J Boats 30 Sail Racer

$14,599 USD

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- Stock #046356 - She Loves to race...she especially loves to win !! Newly painted as of Feb. 2021 February 2021.......New bottom paint! New deck paint! Interior refurbished! This winning racer is gorgeous and ready to sail! This particular J30 is owned by a seasoned sailor who is quite adept at doing extremely well is the south Gulf of Mexico racing circuit. Here is a short list of this boat's recent racing accomplishments: In 2015 sailing season: 1st in Port Aransas 21 mile race 2nd in Rockport regatta 4th in Navy Day regatta 20 miles on Saturday. 1st in Navy Military race on Sunday 1st in BYC for 2015 in 150 class. Night races and regattas.In 2016: 1st in Navy Day regatta 20 miles on Saturday 2nd in Navy Military race on Sunday. Entered the Harvest Moon Regatta Oct. 13 to 15. The race is 150 miles off shore Galveston to Port Aransa TX. This boat has completed 4 Harvest Moon races with 1 first, 2 seconds & one 7th position in very bad weather with storm sails up but we finished the race!. The boat was fine but crew very exhausted We completed the Harvest Moon Regatta 150 nm from Galveston to Port Aransas. We did the race in 22 hrs. and 39 min. We beat our best time by 1 hr. 40 min. Thus far in 2017: April 2017............."I raced the boat on Sat winds 18 to 43 mph and got a second. On Sun winds 14 to 28 mph and got a first. The boat sailed very well." Updates: Racing performance 2016 many 1st & 2nd place Awards. 2017. Two 1st & one 2nd place 23 & 21 mile races. 2018...October: .raced in the Port Aransas Regatta 2 weeks ago. It was 27 miles up wind and won 1st in working sails division in wind 14 to 26 mph. The boat sailed very fast. Recent improvements: I added a new Lewmar main cabin hatch Ocean Series before the race. The price is $400 plus labor. I am installing a new Raritan PHII marine toilet. new deck paint in 2014, KIWI Grip. The bottom and top red paint job cost $5,000.00. including haul out and back in water. Also, New name letters and new prop-speed on the folding prop and shaft. ...in 2016 new Yanmar Control Panel to the boat At a cost of $1,000.00...in 2016 See pics J/30 Specifications LOA 29.92' LWL 25.00' Beam 11.18' Draft 5.25' Sail Area (sq ft) Main 247 Jib 196 Genoa 294 Spinnaker 704 Displacement Factory 6000 lbs. Sailing 6500 lbs. Rig Dimensions I 34.19' P 38.00' E 13.00' J 11.50' Ballast 2100 lbs. Auxiliary 14 hp. Inboard Diesel Mast height over water 47.6' SA/Displacement 20.4 Displ/LWL 185.7 We are looking for people all over the country who share our love for boats. If you have a passion for our product and like the idea of working from home, please visit SellBoatsAndRVs [dot] com to learn more. Please submit any and ALL offers - your offer may be accepted! Submit your offer today! At Pop Yachts, we will always provide you with a TRUE representation of every vessel we market. We encourage all buyers to schedule a survey for an independent analysis. Any offer to purchase is ALWAYS subject to satisfactory survey results. You have questions? We have answers. Call us at (941) 225-2163 to discuss this boat. Selling your boat has never been easier. At Pop Yachts, we literally sell thousands of units every year all over the country. Call (855) 218-2805 and we'll get started selling your boat today. Take a look at ALL ***162 PICTURES*** of this vessel, AND A VIDEO, on our main website at POPYACHTS DOT COM. We appreciate that you took your time to look at our advertisement and we look forward to speaking with you!

Anchor: Included
Bottom Paint: 2 Yrs Old
Ballast: Included
Engine Location: Rear Cabin
Fuel Tank: EOM 14 Gallon
Fuel Tank Location: Under Bunk
Holding Tanks: Included
CD Player: Included
Compass: Included
Fuel Gauge: Included
GPS Antennae: Included
GPS/ Fishfinder/ Plotter: Included
Knotmeter: Included
Navigation Lights: Included
Blocks: Included
Boom: Included
Furler: Included
Mast: Included
Pennant Flag Halyard: Included
Roller Furling Jib: Included
Running Rigging: Included
Sheet Roller Cars: Included
Spars: Included
Traveler: Included
Whisker Pole: Included
Genoa: Included
Halyard Winches: Included
Headsail: Included
Lazy Jacks: Included
Main: Included
Main Sheet: Included
Other Sails: Included
Reefing Mainsail: Included
Sheet Winches: Included
Spinnaker: Included
Spinnaker Gear: Included
Storm Jib: Included
Winches: Included


  • MakeJ Boats
  • Model30
  • Year1981
  • Conditionused
  • Price$14,599 USD
  • TypeSail
  • ClassRacer
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Stock Number46356


  • Overall Length29.8 ft
  • Beam11.2 ft
  • Dry Weight6,500 lbs
  • Bridge Clearence47.6 ft


  • Engine TypeYanmar
  • Engine Model2YM15C
  • Fuel TypeDiesel
  • Horsepower14 hp
  • Engine Hours74
  • Cruising Speed7 miles/h
  • Max Speed16 miles/h

Other Specs

  • Fresh Water Capacity12 gal

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