2019 RC Laser Southern Circuit Report

Many contributing factors make this RC Laser regatta series so popular! Who can beat the Florida sunshine in February and March? How about the area surrounding the sailing venues? Ft Lauderdale, Naples, St Petersburg, Punta Gorda, and The Villages. Each year I tend to stay a little longer. It’s also the friendships made ... More

2019 RC Laser World Indoor Regatta Results

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and the Eagles weren’t playing, so what is the best idea of the day? Head to Lake Naomi in the PA Poconos for the RC Laser World Indoor Regatta. It’s an invitational regatta that is held each year at Lake Naomi’s indoor pool. The weather is always a balmy 80 degrees with 6 to 8mph winds out ... More

2019 National Champion

By the narrowest point advantage Jim Kaighin from Marsh Harbor, Bahamas beat second place finisher Jon Luscomb from Jupiter, FL to win his third RC Laser National Title. Jim Kaighin won by a one-point margin with the lead changing three times during Sunday’s racing. Placing third and fourth respectively were Calvin ... More

Triangle Model Yacht Club Kicks Off 2019 with Hangover

Five steadfast RC Laser sailors turned up for the January 1, 2019 Hangover Cup in Edenton, NC on a spectacularly nice winter day: temps approaching 70 deg, partly cloudy skies with B-rig west winds.  Seems like the rest of the gang forgot the first rule of winning regattas: BE IN the regatta. With ... More

2018 Cold Turkey Regatta Results

Congratulations to Cape May Ray (Ray Szulczewski) on winning his first RC Laser Regatta. This regatta was held the Saturday after Thanksgiving. While others were looking for bargains at the malls the new Raritan Yacht Club RC Laser fleet held its first regatta. The club was proud to host its first RC Laser event - the ... More

2018 National Championship Report

[rev_slider alias="2018-NCR-Photos"] The 2018 RC Laser National Championship Regatta will be remembered by all as one with many Mother Nature challenges. To start, sailors traveled through torrential winds and rain, which were remnants of Hurricane Michael on Thursday. After long trips from Rochester NY, Eastern Shore ... More

Jamey Betz takes Tilghman Doubleheader RC Laser Regatta

With a nice SE breeze to start the day, ten RC Lasers, including two from North Carolina, tightly raced thirteen races on Saturday, April 28th. For the first race, two B sails and eight A sails were deployed, and the B sails dominated. There was a mad dash back to the dock where the whole fleet now sported B sails ... More

Rob Seidelmann new RC Laser North American Champion

Rob Seidelmann from West Jersey RC Laser Fleet is our 2018 RC Laser North American Champion. Rob, sailing in his home waters of Cooper River in Collingswood, NJ won this championship with just 14 points over a fleet of 20 contenders. Second place was 2014 National Champion Dave Brawner with 16 points. Don Barker from ... More