Win A New North Sails Spinnaker!

Here is your chance to win a new North Sails Spinnaker being sold by the J/109 Class via online auction. North Sails is providing the spinnaker to the class to help sponsor the 2019 North American Championship at New Bedford YC.


Win a New North Sails Class A2 Spinnaker!

North Sails has donated a new One Design A2-2 Spinnaker to the J/109 Class.  The sail will be auctioned with the split proceeds going to the J/109 Class to defray the 2019 J/109 North American Championship expenses.  The winning bidder will provide the desired sail numbers and colors upon notification of the winning bid. Payment will be made via a check payable to the J/109 Class Association. The new sail will be delivered in either 2019 or 2020 as desired by the winner. The winning bidder is responsible for sales tax and shipping expenses, which will be added to the winning bid.

North Sails Spinnaker Auction

High Bidder: Bill Kneller

Bid Submitted: Friday - Aug 23rd, 2019 @ 5:00:09 PM Eastern time
High Bid Amount: $3,150.00   

Minimum Bid Increment: $50.00
Auction Closes: Friday - Aug 23rd, 2019 @ 5:00:00 PM Eastern time

The auction process is as follows:

  • The minimum bid is $1,000 with a $50 minimum bid increment.
  • Bids are submitted online through the J/109 Class Website auction page. Bidders must be logged in to the J/109 website to submit a bid.
  • Bidders receive confirmation emails each time a bid is placed, and whenever a bid is registered greater than the bidder’s highest bid.
  • The J/109 Class Website auction page is instantly updated to display the bidder’s name, bid date & time, and amount of highest bid.  Bid history is also available on the website.
  • Multiple bids may be submitted online through 5pm local New York time Friday 23 August 2019.
  • The winning bidder will be notified via email, announced at the 2019 J/109 North American Championship & posted on the Class Website.
  • The winning bidder mails a check in the amount of the final bid, plus applicable sales tax and shipping fees.
  • The winning bidder provides desired sail numbers, colors and desired delivery year (2019 or 2020).  The sail will be built to specification.


Good luck  – bid early & often!

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