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2019 Southern Circuit and Mid Winters Dates

Start planning your trip for the 2019 Southern Circuit and Mid Winters regattas... February 23, 2019 - The Villages Winter Regatta February 24, 2019 - Tampa Bay Winter Regatta February 26, 2019 - Punta Gorda Winter Regatta February 28, 2019 - Naples Snowbird Regatta March 2-3, 2019 - RC Laser Mid Winter ... More

Boat Side Colors

A new boat side color has been added to the current list of 16 colors available. This new Hot Pink color will be a big help finding your boat when sailing in a large fleet of boats. All boat side colors are easy to apply and available on the Intensity Sails web site and the RC Laser Class web site. In the photo ... More

AMYA Pond Owners Insurance

If your RC Laser fleet is a sanctioned AMYA club and 50% or more of its current members have a current AMYA membership, your club is eligible for AMYA Pond Owners Insurance if your pond owner requires it. Information can be found on the AMYA web site at the Club Resources tab. More

New Fleets

Over past few months our class has added some new fleets that have been sanctioned by AMYA. This requires the fleet to have a minimum of three local AMYA members and appropriate AMYA form sent to the AMYA secretary. One of the fastest growing is at Sarasota Model Yacht Club in FL. Dave Fine, Fleet Captain, reports that ... More

Jamey Betz takes Tilghman Doubleheader RC Laser Regatta

With a nice SE breeze to start the day, ten RC Lasers, including two from North Carolina, tightly raced thirteen races on Saturday, April 28th. For the first race, two B sails and eight A sails were deployed, and the B sails dominated. There was a mad dash back to the dock where the whole fleet now sported B sails ... More

2018 NCR update

Registrations have started to come in for the 2018 RC Laser National Championship Regatta in Newport RI. Regatta Host James Pascalides has a great weekend planned. We have found that a great selling point to this regatta has been inviting your spouse to a Fall weekend in Newport. It works every time! Friday’s events ... More

Rob Seidelmann new RC Laser North American Champion

Rob Seidelmann from West Jersey RC Laser Fleet is our 2018 RC Laser North American Champion. Rob, sailing in his home waters of Cooper River in Collingswood, NJ won this championship with just 14 points over a fleet of 20 contenders. Second place was 2014 National Champion Dave Brawner with 16 points. Don Barker from ... More

2018 Mid-Winter Championship Report

Held March 4-5 under beautiful blue skies and almost perfect wind conditions, 24 skippers from around North America competed at Marco Island's Frank Mackle Park for the RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship. This was the 15th Mid-Winters held at this venue beginning in 2004. It's ideal design and amenities consist of a large ... More