Oyster SJ35

Stephen Jones designed the SJ35 as an IOR ¾ Tonner. She achieved five firsts at Cowes Week and won eight EAORA races and her class in five RORC races, including the Fastnet Race, and an overall win in the Channel Race in 1983. With outstanding light airs performance, the SJ35 Imperator was RORC Yacht of the Year in 1988 and won her class in the 2001 Fastnet. Twenty-seven SJ35s were launched between 1983 and 1985.