110 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

Second Annual Bow Lake Sailing RC Laser Regatta

9/24/2022 Wild and windy but sunny and cool conditions greeted sailors for the Second Annual Bow Lake Sailing RC Laser Regatta on Saturday September 24, 2022 in Strafford, NH. Winds were 20-25 with tops blowing off the whitecaps, gusts to 30 or more and waves of 2-3 feet. Regatta Chair Bob Shapiro tried a practice sail ... More

2022 RC Laser National Championship Regatta Report

by Barr Batzer Going into this year’s RC Laser Nationals, I knew the guy to beat was defending champion, Jim Kaighin. Jim had won the Nationals before…not once…not twice…but four times. There were many good competitors, but to win you had to beat Jim. Day one was quite light. We began sailing with mostly A ... More

2022 RC Laser Snowbird Tune-Up Regatta Report

Punta Gorda FL March 3, 2022 Full report to follow GOLD FLEET PlaceSkipperPoints 1 Jim Kaighin 11 2 Larry Lefczik 12 3 Bill Bentz 19 4 Janice Anderson 21 5 Eric Leitner 21 6 Jack Ward 25 7 Dave Branning 26 8 Chris Dingle ... More

2022 Sarasota RC Laser Winter Regatta Report

Sarasota FL, March 2, 2022 Full report to follow GOLD FLEET PlaceSkipperPoints 1 Bob Tallman 13 2 Eric Leitner 14 3 Larry Lefczik 16 4 Jim Kaighin 17 5 Dave Branning 23 6 Chris Dingle 25 7 David Jeffs 27 8 Ken Frances 29 9 ... More

2022 The Villages RC Laser Winter Regatta Report

The Villages, FL February 27, 2022 Full report to follow RESULTS PlaceSkipperPoints 1 Alan Perkins 23 2 Calvan Obarra 32 3 Eric Leitner 40 4 Larry Lefczik 49 5 Chris Dingle 74 6 John Santoro 76 7 John Goldsworthy 93 ... More

2022 South East Florida RC Laser Winter Regatta Report

Held February 20th with weather that couldn’t have been better. Northeast winds at 10-12 knots with temperature in the mid-70s. No rain! Congratulations to Jon Luscomb Gold Fleet winner and Mike Price Silver Fleet winner! Thank you, Barr Batzer and your race committee, for an excellent regatta. GOLD FLEET Pl... More

2022 Hangover Cup Report

The 11th annual Hangover Cup Regatta attracted 11 RC Laser skippers and consisted of 11 races at the Wendell Falls Pond in Wendell, North Carolina on 1/1/2022. The weather was usually warm with temps in the 70s and mostly sunny. The blustery wind oscillated from SW to SSW with a few where’d-the-wind-go lulls and many ... More

RC Laser National Championship Regatta Canceled

In a recent meeting with our host fleet and yacht club, we determined that due to COVID-19 requirements and travel restrictions the 2021 RC Laser NCR will be canceled. We will look forward to other RC Laser regattas at this fabulous venue, Noroton Yacht Club in the coming year. More