58 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

Father’s Day Regatta, St. James Plantation, NC

Dad, Dave Ramos and his son Alex had a great Father’s day. Dave winning the regatta with son Alex placing second in a 14 boat fleet. The weather was hot! The warm breeze of 9 mph with gust coming in at 12 to 15mph put the fleet on the edge of using A and B sails during the whole event. With those conditions the group ... More

Top Geezer Steve Lang wins his 4th Geezer Gatta!

Geezer (ge-zer) slang, Not Young, Not Dead, Somewhere In Between. Twenty Seven of these RC sailing geezers descended on Mount Juliet, TN for one of the best RC regattas in the country. Mt Juliet is just a few miles east of Nashville with the actual regatta sailed at Dell Webb's Lake Providence community. The Lake ... More


The class secretary’s job is to interpret the class rules to ensure the RC Laser Class remains an entry level radio control sailboat. The question is on rule 6 a. 1. Sails may be decorated using decals, tape or markers. Decorations shall not interfere with easy identification of sail numbers, Laser logo, or ... More

Announcement: 2015 North American Championship Regatta

Pack your bags we’re going to the beach! This year’s North American’s will be hosted by the Marbleheaders of Spring Lake at Divine Park in Spring Lake, NJ, September 26th and 27th. Final plans are being made and a NOR will soon be published. Book your room early and do your research before you ... More

2015 Shamrock Regatta

This year’s Shamrock was held at the Riverton Yacht Club in Riverton, NJ. RYC is celebrating 150 years of racing. The club is the oldest Yacht Club in New Jersey and one of the oldest yacht clubs in the country in continuous operation since 1865. The Club also shares the West Jersey RC Laser Fleet with Cooper ... More


Our class is growing fast, and we want to thank all the RC Laser boat owners for the support of the North American RC Laser Group and a special thank you for those skippers who have joined the American Model Yachting Association. With your support we have been able to improve our web site and give better support to all ... More

Snowbird Tune-Up Regatta

A full house of thirty skippers was registered for this regatta, but the forecast of heavy rain and thunderstorms had three skippers think twice about racing. Although the weather was not perfect all day there was some great racing with cheering for those novice regatta skippers who finished well. The breeze for the ... More

Local Loesel Wins SE Florida Winter RC Laser Regatta

Scott Loesel from the local Sabal Pines Model YC Fleet bested a field of twenty one RC Laser sailors that was made up of Floridians and Snowbirds seeking the warm Florida weather. Scott won 4 out of the 11 races that made up the series, with a total of 23 points beating out Mark Schwegman from Ft. Lauderdale by 8 ... More