10 Results for year: 2019

2019 RC Laser North American Championship Regatta Report

An abbreviated RC Laser North American Championship comprised the first half of the Double Trouble Regatta, May 25-26, in the lovely harbor at Edenton, NC. Almost half the registered entrants missed the regatta to attend the Celebration of Life services for David Brawner. We all were mindful of Dave’s cheerful dynami... More

2019 Alamo Classic RC Laser Region 5 Championship

The week prior to this Regional Championship was plagued with rain with percentages dropping everyday leading up to the weekend, so the decision was to go for it and have a two-day Regional Championship. With even special quest of top R5 skippers Chris Macaluso and Mark Cooper borrowing boats brings this event to another ... More

RC Laser 2019 Summer Regatta Report

Lake Naomi Club, Pocono Pines, PA For our RC Laser Summer Regatta we look forward to three things: (1) a day without threatened or real precipitation, (2) the wind from the NW to accommodate our sailing venue and marks, and (3) decent wind speeds for our RC Lasers. Well, we got two out of three. The forecast was for ... More

RC Laser Championship of Nations Regatta

Congratulations to Jim Kaighin for placing fourth in the Championship of Nations Regatta in Valenciennes France. The Championship of Nations Regatta is equivalent to a World Championship Regatta with multiple countries sending their top few sailors to compete. The regatta is sanctioned by the RC Laser International ... More

2019 St. Patrick’s Day RC Laser Regatta Report

by Mark Dadino Raritan Yacht Club was proud to host the 2019 St. Patrick’s Day RC Laser Regatta. This year’s event drew in 28 skippers from several fleets around the New Jersey area. I would like to thank all those who competed in our regatta and made it a fun day of racing! We had sunny skies and temperatures from ... More

2019 RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship Regatta Report

Weed-gate. Free Rocky. Ok I have that out of the way! After a few major hurdles Rocky and Mary Lee Cale hosted another great RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship Regatta at Frank Mackle Park in Marco Island FL. This is one of our RC Laser Class’s longest running regattas, continuing for 14 years. The regatta site is one ... More

2019 RC Laser Southern Circuit Report

Many contributing factors make this RC Laser regatta series so popular! Who can beat the Florida sunshine in February and March? How about the area surrounding the sailing venues? Ft Lauderdale, Naples, St Petersburg, Punta Gorda, and The Villages. Each year I tend to stay a little longer. It’s also the friendships made ... More

2019 RC Laser World Indoor Regatta Results

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and the Eagles weren’t playing, so what is the best idea of the day? Head to Lake Naomi in the PA Poconos for the RC Laser World Indoor Regatta. It’s an invitational regatta that is held each year at Lake Naomi’s indoor pool. The weather is always a balmy 80 degrees with 6 to 8mph winds out ... More