52 Results for tag: Race Report

2015 RC Laser Leftover Regatta Results

What a great day to plan a regatta! The West Jersey RC Laser Fleet holds its fall regatta the Saturday after Thanksgiving each year giving the sailors of the family a break from the traffic and the crowded malls. Riverton Yacht Club had pulled its floats early and the Cooper River is in the process of being dredged, so ... 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

“Walkabout Fun” But “Not Without Injury”

——WARNING—— The photo shown on this blog may be too graphic for children. Viewer discretion is advised. It was a great day for our annual Walkabout races. The wind was squirrely as usual and from several directions which is to be expected. Most of the time it was just hard to figure. This year we tried ... 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

Cherokee Long Dock RC Laser Sailing March 2015

The RC Laser Tour de Abaco finished our sailing season with a beautiful day at Cherokee Sound, Abaco. Tim and Julie Sands put on a fantastic picnic lunch and grilled the hot dogs that were second to none. High tide was at 5:00, so we greeted some new friends while we waited for the tide to come in. At low tide, the sailing ... 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

Dave Brawner Wins RC Laser Invitational World Indoor Championship

It was balmy breezes in February that current RC Laser National Champion Dave Brawner sailed to win the RC Laser Invitational World Indoor Championship. This year eleven RC Laser sailors from as far away as Vermont and Maryland traveled to the snow covered Pennsylvania Pocono Mountains for this exciting event. The pond ... More