by Michael Roberson
The Hangover Cup is an informal RC Laser Class New Year’s Day regatta hosted by the Triangle Model Yacht Club. The tradition has been to hold the RC Laser Class regatta at a different location every year. This year was no exception.
The 13th annual Hangover Cup Regatta was held at Lake Wilson ...
Submitted by Dave Branning, Region 2 Director on 12/4/2023
The fifth and final leg of the 2023 Liberty RC Laser League concluded on Saturday, December 2nd at Cooper River YC in Collingswood, NJ. This venue has long since been a go-to site for RC sailing but has been quiet for several years. This year we were able to coax ...
Date: November 25, 2023
Host Club & Location: Raritan Yacht Club, Perth Amboy, NJ
Organizers: Mark Daddino & Frank Scalisi
Race Format/Scoring: 3 random groups; heat racing; low point; 1 throw out
Weather: Partly cloudy skies, Winds 0-8 mph from the North shifting to WNW, 38°F
The RYC RC Laser Cold ...
The 2023 RC Laser National Championship Regatta was held October 28-29 at the Metedeconk River Yacht Club in Brick, New Jersey. Right in Bruce Springsteen's back yard. Twenty-eight skippers were entered and prepared for fall weather sailing. The fleet consisted of some of the best RC Laser sailors in the class. There were ...
Regatta Report: 2023 Beesleys Point RC Laser Regatta Oct 1st
The South Jersey Model YC held it’s first regatta for RC Lasers at an open water venue on Great Egg Harbor Bay in Marmora, NJ. After a week of rain and flooding all over the coastal towns, fifteen skippers were treated to a beautiful day, high water and a ...
October 1, 2023
2023 AMYA Region 3 RC Laser Championship Regatta Report
“The Rockin’ Radio Regatta”
Eleven competitors gathered along the northern shore of Lake Crabtree in Morrisville NC on Sept. 30 for the AMYA Region 3 RC Laser Championship Regatta. It was a pleasant day with a modest breeze from the north, ...
Cool but dry conditions greeted sailors for the Third Annual Bow Lake Sailing RC Laser Regatta on Sunday September 24, 2023 in Strafford, NH. Winds were 3-6 mph from the East, except when they were North, or Northeast or even Southeast sometimes. The regatta was originally scheduled for a couple weeks earlier, but the ...
by Richard Daggett, Fleet Captain
On 9/9/2023, under Blue skies and a light and variable "breeze", 7 captains set sail including one junior sailor who just put his hands on a "club" boat that morning. He quickly showed the experienced sailors that he knew what he was doing with 3 first places. He probably would have had ...