96 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

2021 St. Patrick’s Oktoberfest Regatta

RYC Annual St. Patrick’s Day Regatta – March 13th, 2021 This year 14 sailors got to experience a beautiful, bright sunny day to complete in the RYC annual St. Pats regatta. The day started with some shifty NW winds in the 5-10 range. The ebbing current built throughout the day and proved be challenging. The ... More

Jim Kaighin Wins his 4th National Championship Regatta

Congratulations to Jim Kaighin from Marsh Harbour Abaco and all the competitors who raced in our 2020 National Championship Regatta in Corpus Christi TX. Jim won the 19 race regatta with 36 points. In the very exciting series Barr Batzer from Lighthouse Point FL placed second with 37 points and Chris Macaluso from ... More

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the RC Laser Class

I hope all our RC Laser Sailors around the world have weathered the pandemic and are well and safe. It has been a tough year for everyone. As you know we have had to cancel some regattas along the way for the safety of our competitors. Some fleets still got to sail with all of them practicing safe distancing and wearing ... More

RC Laser 2020 Cold Turkey Regatta

by Mark Daddino Raritan Yacht Club hosted its 3rd annual Cold Turkey regatta. This year’s championship regatta drew in 10 skippers from the NJ / NY area. We had sunny skies, temperatures ranging in the mid 50’s, with winds 8-10 kts from the SW. Among the competitors, we were honored to have Jon Elmaleh, designer ... More

2020 St. Patrick’s Oktoberfest Regatta

by Mark Daddino Raritan Yacht Club was proud to host the 2020 St. Patrick’s Oktoberfest Regatta. Due to the COVID pandemic, our annual St. Patrick’s Day Regatta was canceled. St Patrick has been in quarantine since March and he was ready to have some fun! This year’s event drew in 10 skippers from the New ... More

2020 North American Championship Regatta Update

With the COVID-19 numbers increasing in New Jersey at a fast pace, the November North American Championship Regatta at Raritan Yacht Club has been cancelled. Refunds will be issued by the regatta host for those who registered. More

2020 National Championship Regatta Postponed

Our 2020 National Championship Regatta to be held in Corpus Christi TX has flown the postponement flag for the November date. Regatta host Ray Seta has already re-scheduled the regatta to be included in the TEXAS Race Week January 22, 23, 24. This will still be the 2020 RC Laser NCR. Please take the time to read Ray’s ... More

RC Laser 2020 Southern Circuit Results

It only gets better! This years RC Laser Southern Circuit was my favorite. The regatta venues, the host clubs, the competitors, and the spirt of competition was absolutely the best. Thank you to the host clubs Sable Pines MYC, The Villages MYS, Tampa Bay RC Laser Fleet, Sun Coast MSC, and Sarasota MYC and their member... More