2018 National Championship Report

The 2018 RC Laser National Championship Regatta will be remembered by all as one with many Mother Nature challenges. To start, sailors traveled through torrential winds and rain, which were remnants of Hurricane Michael on Thursday. After long trips from Rochester NY, Eastern Shore MD, South Jersey, Pennsylvania, ... 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

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

2018 Southern Circuit Report

There were over 100 registrations for this year's RC Laser Southern Circuit Regattas. Some were Florida residents, some regular snowbirds and some came from around the country to enjoy the warm weather and spirit of competition that the RC Laser offers. Thank you to those competitors who competed in this year's regattas.... More

The Hangover Cup

This was the seventh annual Hangover Cup, an informal regatta usually held on New Years Day, in a different location each year; this time we planned it for New Years Eve because the venue, Bass Lake, would not be available to us on Jan. 1. Weather had been bitterly cold and the forecast was the same for New Years Eve; ... More

2017 Harvest Regatta

The 2017 edition of the Harvest Regatta was a great success. In spite of the nail biting frustrations of light winds that went 180 on us, and a current that changed direction mid day, we were able to grind out 11 races for the 14 skippers who came to race. After five races, Oxford's Don Barker had reeled off 3 ... More

2017 RC Laser National Championship Results

Jon Elmaleh, developer of the RC Laser and RC skipper since childhood, is the first repeat winner of the AMYA RC Laser National Championship Regatta. We were fortunate to have all of the past champions (Jon, Dave Brawner (2nd) and Jim Kaighin (3rd)) at the 2017 NCR at Lake Naomi and had spirited competition between ... More