90 Results for author: Nick Mortgu

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

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

2020 Southern Circuit Update #2

The rest of the Southern Circuit Regattas were sailed over the past two weeks. With the previous crazy cold weather in Florida the weather for the rest of the regattas couldn’t have been better. The most wind goes to Sarasota where the regatta ended with everyone using D sails. Congratulations to The Villages winner ... More

2020 Southern Circuit Update #1

The first regatta in the 2020 RC Laser Southern Circuit is in the history books! Congratulations to Gold fleet winner Larry Lefczik and Silver fleet winner Scott Rice. Registration is still open for the remaining four regattas. Registration for each regatta registration will close the day prior to the regat... More

World Indoor Sailing Championship 2020 Report

It’s 4:30am 27 degrees outside, I’m driving up the PA Turnpike North East Extension in a light snow. I’m in shorts, a Hawaiian shirt, and top siders. When I get to my destination it will be 10 degrees colder than Riverton NJ. No, not entirely out of my mind! I’m going to what has been named The RC Laser World ... More

2020 Annual Saltwater Challenge RC Laser Regatta Report

By Michael Causey The Coastal Bend MYC hosted our annual February regatta, with plenty of help from Woodlawn Sailing Club, Corpus Christi Yacht Club, and the Corpus Christi Marina Staff. Again we selected the increasingly popular “Sailing Stadium” in the beautiful downtown marina here in Corpus Christi. It was a ... More

2020 RC Laser Noroton New Year’s Day Regatta Report

What a great way to ring in the New Year! The Noroton Yacht Club RC Laser Fleet was extremely pleased with such a fantastic turnout of accomplished sailors to participate in its 2nd Annual New Year’s Day regatta. The Regatta was held at the Noroton Yacht Club in Darien CT, and racing for the day was held in Noroton ... More

2020 Hangover Cup Report

FERGUSON GOES HOME WITH HANGOVER RC Laser advocate and Fleet Captain Rick Ferguson prevailed in moderate conditions to win the 9th Annual Hangover Cup for the first time. Said Rick as defending Hangover champion Michael Roberson handed over the cup, “I thought I was never going to get my name on this thing!” The ... More