Author Archives: Bill Blevins

Wind Shifts, Current and Weeds Shake Up RC Results

Do you think we could we could find any better weather for the RC Laser Frostbite Series than what we saw yesterday? Wow! Mid-November temperatures were in the low 60’s and we only felt a few sprinkles of rain during … Continue reading

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New Race Venue for Frostbite Series

The first RC Laser race on Sunday, Nov. 7 will start at 2 p.m. at Holiday Harbor on Canandaigua Lake instead of the docks at the Canandaigua Yacht Club. To find the group, enter Holiday Harbor off of West Lake … Continue reading

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Frostbite Week 2 Results Updated and A New Venue Announced

On Sunday, Oct. 31, the fleet of seven RC Lasers sailed four “twice around” windward-leeward races in winds that were about 10 knots and, you guessed it… full of the normal Canandaigua shifts and puffs that came blowing out of … Continue reading

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Frostbite Series Starts the New RC Sailing Year

The seven-week Frostbite Series got underway in very light air on Sunday with all seven sailors from Fleet 14 at the helm of RC Lasers out on the starting line. Two races were completed and in each, there was wind … Continue reading

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2010 Wrap-up and Fall Series Results

The  2010 RC Laser sailing season wrapped up on Sunday with the races in the seventh and final week of the Fall Series. Jonathan Gorbold crossed the line in first place four times out of the five races and Gary … Continue reading

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Seven Now Sailing In RC Laser Fleet #14

Neil Atkins purchased an RC Laser and was on the starting line with the rest of the fleet for the final races of the Fall Series last Sunday afternoon. Neil had a good showing in his first outing with the … Continue reading

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Sagatiba Pura Cachaca Sponsors Frostbite Series

Sagatiba Pura Cachaca has agreed to sponsor our 2010 RC Laser Frostbite Series and as such, they will be providing the awards for the top sailors based on low-point scoring for the races held in the seven-week series. Thank you … Continue reading

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Sail Numbers

Each RC Laser is shipped with a card listing the 4-digit hull number. The sail number would be the last two digits of the hull number. So, for instance, if you hull number is 3068 then your sail number would … Continue reading

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Two Weeks Remaining in the RC Laser Fall Series

Four RC Laser sailors raced in Week #5 of the seven-week Fall Series. Jackets, long pants (except for Jack Bennett) and socks were in order as a few of us thought that we were racing in the Frostbite series already! … Continue reading

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Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet #14

It’s official, Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet is now “Fleet #14” as registered with the North American RC Laser Class Association.

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