Willis Marine Center, Inc.
17 Mill Dam Road
Huntington, Long Island, New York, US, 11743
Tel:(631) 421-3400
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1981 J Boats J/29

location icon Yorktown, New York
Year 1981
Length 29 ft

HUSTLER is For Sale!

If you have raced anywhere on the eastern seaboard & especially on Long Island Sound over the last 30 years, chances are you have run across or more likely, been beaten by, the J/29 HUSTLER. She is by far the most winning J/29 ever built. She has been maintained to an extremely high level of race readiness that is hard to find.

Please take a look at the highlights of this great boat and call us to arrange a time to inspect her. 


Year Built 1981
Category Sail
Length Overall 29 ft
Beam 11 ft
Max Draft 5'6 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID TSP29018B981
Keel Fin Keel
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 6 hp
Ballast 2,100 lb
Displacement 6,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Nissan
Fuel: Unleaded
Engine Power: 6hp
Type: Outboard
  • 1981 Hull 18 Sail # 283 J29 for sale
  • The end of an ERA
  • Fastest J29 in the country
  • 5 time NA champion
  • 6 time KWRW winner
  • 12 time BIRW plus Storm Trysail race week most winningest boat winning 76% of its races
  • Multiple NOOD regatta winner
  • Won every regatta entered at least once over 24 years
  • 15 time YRALIS PHRF Champion
  • Boat updated and maintained regularly .
  • Boat has been dry sailed for the last 15 years
  • Keel and Rudder fared by Custom Offshore
  • Keel is maximum to keel offsets
  • Keel and Rudder cover
  • Dual Axle Triad with Mast carrier, built in front ladder, spare tire, 2 back stabilizer jacks, 2 brand new tires
  • 2 carbon spin poles
  • Spare boom
  • 6HP Nissan engine 
  • All new Halyards and Topping lift with Tylaska shackles
  • New Spectra backstay.
  • 72 to 1 cascading backstay with fine tuner
  • Windward sheeting main traveler 
  • Harken Adjustable Genoa track and #3 track
  • Brand new spare adjustable  Harken cars
  • Set up for center point lifting, strap included  
  • Spare set of primary and secondary winches
  • New UK #1 used 1 event
  • Almost new Fries sails .4 AP chute used 10 times
  • Fries sails .5 
  • Fries sails Main
  • Fries sails Lt and Hvy #1
  • Evolution #3
  • UK #2
  • Evolution  .6
  • Quantum .75
  • Evolution .5
  • Interior has settee cushions all around
  • Quarter berth cushions
  • Porta potti
  • Chart table 
  • Many extra's 
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information

Please contact:

David Willis  631-421-3400 office  |  516-885-9481 mobile  |  david@willismarine.com