Another week of the PSA New Laser and Rig Deal
By Tom Rosoman,
Summer is just around the corner and PSA has an amazing offer for sailors looking to either get into their first Laser or upgrade to a new boat. PSA is running an offer until the end of October, which gives sailors the chance to buy a new boat and get a second different rig completely free....
Great Laser boat and rig deal for the next two weeks
By Tom Rosoman,
Summer is just around the corner and Performance Sailcraft Australia (PSA) has an amazing offer for sailors looking to either get into their first Laser or upgrade to a new boat. PSA is running an offer until the end of October, which gives sailors the chance to buy a new boat and get a second different rig completely free....
Laser World Championships - Star studded entries confirmed
By Oman Sail,
At the 2013 Laser Standard Men’s World Championships, organised by the Ministry of Sports Affairs and Oman Sail, a star studded international line up looks set as the 50 day countdown to the 16 November start of the event in Oman begins....
Now more news on the foiling Laser
By PSA Media,
Last weekend there was a brief report from Chris Caldecoat, the 96 kg Finn and F18 sailor and General Manager of Performance Sailcraft Australia,(PSA) a company that’s been building Lasers since 1973, of his first ever foiling experience....
Western Australia Laser Dinghy Championship 2013 - Crowded competition
By Brad Utting, ,
Most classes go through participation ebbs and flows, in the WA dinghy sailing scene but the Laser class attracts strong numbers year after year. Despite being an old design the boats simplicity, affordability, convenience, accessibility and ability to cater for such a diverse range of ages, and shapes and sizes makes it a modern day classic....
NB Sailsports and PSA End of Season Sale 23 / 24 Feb
By Laser Media, ,
The NB Sailsports and PSA End of Season Sale will run over the weekend of 23-24 February at the NB Central Coast shop at Somersby from 10am - 4pm both days. This sale is one not to miss!! Everything priced to sell with massive savings to be had on a large range of used Lasers rigged ready to race, packaged with new; ropes, blocks, tillers and sail plus a range of older used boats as cheap as $1500...
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Laser Nationals 2012 - World’s No 1 heads fleet in Hobart
By Peter Campbell, ,
Gosford Sailing Club’s Tom Burton, currently the No. 1 ranked International Laser sailor in the world, heads a fleet of 139 boats heading for the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania to the contest the Audi Laser Australian championships on Hobart’s River Derwent from 28 December to 4 January....
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Laser Radial Youth Championships Day 4 - The battles continue
Sailors from 19 countries are competing in the Laser Radials Youth World Championships 2012 being sailed out of Brisbane's Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron....
Laser Radial Youth World Championships 2012 – Day 3
Two races sailed yesterday at the 2012 Laser Radial Youth World Championships, being staged from the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron in Brisbane, Australia....
Laser Radial Youth Worlds 2012 day 2 - Not enough knots
By Sail-World.com Team,
The 2012 Laser Radial Youth World Championships are underway at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron in Manly (Brisbane), Australia with sailors from 19 nations competing....
Laser Radial Youths World Championships Day 1 – Big spread in top 20
By Sail-World.com Team,
The 2012 Laser Radial Youth Championships are underway at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron in Manly (Brisbane), Australia. On the water postcard conditions prevailed on day 1, with bright blue winter skies and a good breeze....
Laser Radial Youth World Championships Day 1 - Challenging conditions
By Alaine Neilson,
Laser Radial Youth World Championships 2012 first day, held at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, was unfortunately blown off the water with 25-35 knot gusts and persistent rain. This made challenging conditions for sailors and the race committee, and sailing was abandoned for the day....
ISAF World Sailing Rankings for 27 June 2012
The ISAF World Sailing Rankings for 27 June 2012 have been released. The next release of the ISAF World Sailing Rankings will be on 15 August 2012....
Laser World Championship 2013 to be held in Oman
By Jessica Gray,
Laser World Championship 2013 is set to be held in Mussanah Sports City, Oman and will be one of the largest international sporting events in the Sultanate’s history.
An official ceremony to mark the signing of the historic agreement on Tuesday was attended by HE Sheikh Rashad Al Hinai, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Sports Affairs...
Laser World Championships 2014 and 2015 bids invited in Pacific Region
Bids for the 2014 Laser 4.7 Worlds and the 2015 Laser Radial Women, Radial Youth and Radial Open Worlds are invited....
PSA Factory Clearance Sale – 2 days only - June 15-16
By Jason Goulding,
Performance Sailcraft Australia are having their first ever Factory Clearance Sale. We are throwing open the doors to our factory showroom and letting you in for some great never to be repeated bargains. Huge savings on….....
Laser Radial sailor Sara Winther settles into Weymouth
By Sara Winther,
New Zealand Laser Radial sailor Sara Winther reports from Weymouth on her preparations for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Well things have been a bit up and down over here. After the worlds Marko (Mark Orams) and I had a good trip to Weymouth and both settled in to Weymouth life etc. The weather was awesome and did some really good sailing prior to the event with the GBR radial squad....
International Laser Class Association elects new president
The International Laser Class Association is pleased to announce that Tracy Usher has been elected as the new ILCA President. Tracy brings a wealth of knowledge to the position, having served as a member of the ILCA World Council since 2002, a member of the ILCA Technical Committee since 2006, and has served as the Chairman of the ILCA North American Region since 2004....
Laser Radial Worlds conclude, with NZ in mid-thirties
A busy month at six Olympic class world championships for New Zealand crews came to a close as Sara Winther placed 34th in the Laser Radial.
Winther had mixed results in what was a predominantly windy and shifty weather regatta where consistency was key. Over the 12 races, she had several races inside the top ten including two second and a third...
Laser Radial World Championship - Mixed result for Aussie Krystal Weir
By Craig Heydon,
Laser Radial World Championship 2012 finals series is underway in Boltenhagen, Germany. Australian sailor Krystal Weir has finished with mixed results on the penultimate day of racing.
Racing was delayed for three hours on Saturday morning due to a lack of breeze with the crews initially sent out before returning to shore as the breeze disappeared....