87 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

2020 Southern Circuit Update #1

The first regatta in the 2020 RC Laser Southern Circuit is in the history books! Congratulations to Gold fleet winner Larry Lefczik and Silver fleet winner Scott Rice. Registration is still open for the remaining four regattas. Registration for each regatta registration will close the day prior to the regat... More

World Indoor Sailing Championship 2020 Report

It’s 4:30am 27 degrees outside, I’m driving up the PA Turnpike North East Extension in a light snow. I’m in shorts, a Hawaiian shirt, and top siders. When I get to my destination it will be 10 degrees colder than Riverton NJ. No, not entirely out of my mind! I’m going to what has been named The RC Laser World ... More

2020 Annual Saltwater Challenge RC Laser Regatta Report

By Michael Causey The Coastal Bend MYC hosted our annual February regatta, with plenty of help from Woodlawn Sailing Club, Corpus Christi Yacht Club, and the Corpus Christi Marina Staff. Again we selected the increasingly popular “Sailing Stadium” in the beautiful downtown marina here in Corpus Christi. It was a ... More

2020 RC Laser Noroton New Year’s Day Regatta Report

What a great way to ring in the New Year! The Noroton Yacht Club RC Laser Fleet was extremely pleased with such a fantastic turnout of accomplished sailors to participate in its 2nd Annual New Year’s Day regatta. The Regatta was held at the Noroton Yacht Club in Darien CT, and racing for the day was held in Noroton ... More

2020 Hangover Cup Report

FERGUSON GOES HOME WITH HANGOVER RC Laser advocate and Fleet Captain Rick Ferguson prevailed in moderate conditions to win the 9th Annual Hangover Cup for the first time. Said Rick as defending Hangover champion Michael Roberson handed over the cup, “I thought I was never going to get my name on this thing!” The ... More

2019 Cold Turkey AMYA Region 2 Championship Regatta Report

by Mark Dadino Raritan Yacht Club hosted its 2nd Cold Turkey regatta and was proud to also host the AMYA Region 2 Championship. This year’s championship regatta drew in 24 skippers from the NJ / PA / CT area. We had sunny skies, temperatures ranging 33 – 46 degrees, with winds 1-5 kts from the NNW shifting to a ... More

Dates announced for the 2020 Snowbird and Mid-Winter Regattas

This is the RC Laser 2020 Florida Schedule, plus one date for 2021 Feb 16 South East Florida Regatta, Coconut Creek FL Feb 22 The Villages RC Laser Winter Regatta, The Villages FL Feb 23 Tampa Bay RC Laser Winter Regatta, Pinellas Park FL Feb 26 Sarasota RC Laser Winter Regatta, Sarasota FL Feb 27 ... 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