100 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

NOR posted for 1st annual Bow Lake Regatta

Event information for the 1st annual Bow Lake Regatta in New Hampshire has been posted. Go check it out. More

Pack up your boats and go sailing!

It’s regatta time! Pack up your RC laser and hit the road! Starting this weekend and all the way to Thanksgiving weekend there’s RC Laser regattas. This weekend it’s the the Lake Naomi RC Laser Summer Regatta. The Poconos is beautiful this time of year. A new addition to our schedule is the 1st Annual Corinthian ... More

Region 3 Championship NOR posted

Event information for the 2021 Region 3 Championship has been posted. Go check it out. More

Late Spring Update

All Clear As late spring arrives it brings out all the RC Laser sailors around the country. The masks are off in most states if you are vaccinated, or self-distancing practices for those who are not. Regatta committees have planned and released dates for summer and fall regattas. Greg Smith, NCR chairperson, has just ... More

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