Johannes "Jopie" Helsen


Founder of Universal Marine Corp. (St. Petersburg FL, USA), International Yacht Corp. (Clearwater FL) and designer of the MONTEGO line of sailboats.

Sailboats Designed By Johannes "Jopie" Helsen

Model LOA First Built
EXPLORER 21 (HELSEN) 21.50 ft / 6.55 m 1977
HELSEN 22 22.00 ft / 6.71 m 1971
INTERNATIONAL 21 21.50 ft / 6.55 m 1976
INTERNATIONAL 23 23.75 ft / 7.24 m 1975
MONTEGO 19 19.50 ft / 5.94 m 1976
MONTEGO 20 19.50 ft / 5.94 m 1976
MONTEGO 25 25.25 ft / 7.70 m 1980
SOVEREIGN 20 20.00 ft / 6.10 m 1982
WATKINS 23 XL 23.00 ft / 7.01 m 1973


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