8 Results for year: 2011

Handicapping the Fleet

"There are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics." – Benjamin Disraeli One of the reasons the twice-weekly club racing at the Lake Providence RC Club is so popular and well attended is the use of start handicapping using the RYGG Race Handicapping System. By having the lower ranked sailors start ... More

Protect Your Sails With A Simple Mast Cap

The top of the RC Laser mast often has rough or sharp edges. Even if you use sand paper to round off the sharp angle where the mast was cut this part of the mast is still known to wear a hole through the top of the sail. A simple solution is to use plastic screw thread protectors to cap the top of your masts. Plastic ... More

The Hangover Cup Notice of Race

THE HANGOVER CUP January 1, 2012 New Year’s Day An impromptu annual 1-day regatta for RC Lasers Hosted by TMYC RC Laser Fleet 27 Sponsored by Rick Ferguson * Lake Howell - Pullen Park, Raleigh, NC * Anyone with an RC Laser is welcome! Practice sailing at 11:00 and Skippers Meeting at 12:00 Racing to commence ... More

Registration Open For Marco Island Mid-Winter Championship

Click here to download the entry form for the 9th Annual Marco Island RC/Laser Mid-Winter Championship Regatta Hosted by Marco Island Model Yacht Club and the City of Marco Island Parks & Recreation Department on March 2 - 4, 2012. All participants must be a current member of the RC Laser NA Association. Annual ... More

Oxford RC Laser 2011 Fleet Dinner

The Oxford RC Laser Fleet celebrated another successful year of racing at its annual awards dinner. Thirty-two people enjoyed the festivities. Awards were presented for both the Spring and Fall series and Tot O’Mara and Bonnie Richards were presented gifts for their PRO and scoring efforts. These ladies do a GREAT job ... More

2012 Mid-Winter Championship NOR

NOTICE OF RACE 9th Annual Marco Island RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship Regatta March 2-3-4, 2012 Sponsors - Marco Island Model Yacht Club (MIMYC) in conjunction with the City of Marco Island Department of Parks and Recreation. The regatta is organized under the overall authority of the MIMYC and the RC Laser Class ... More

Rob Seidelmann Wins The 2011 Leftover Bowl

The 2011 Leftover Bowl was held on November 26th in beautiful weather and light air on Cooper River in Collingswood, NJ. PRO, Jim Greenfield and his able assistant, Star Class multi-champion, John MacCausland, kept the odds and evens format on pace in the light and shifting SW breezes. Sixteen competitors were able ... More

Elmaleh Wins His 8th North American RC Laser Title

The 2011 RC Laser North American Championship is in the books and class manufacturer, Jon Elmaleh, once again, showed us how it's done with his 8th North American victory since 2000. The Rock Hall Yacht Club in Rock Hall, Maryland played co-host with the Cooper River RC Laser fleet to provide two wonderful days of ... More