Author Archives: Bill Blevins

BREAKING NEWS: Jack Daniel’s To Be Awarded for Warm Up

East Avenue Liquor and Wine has just contacted us and generously donated two bottles of Jack Daniel’s in a collectable tin to be used as the 2012 “Warm Up” Series Award. The four-week series of RC Laser races begins today … Continue reading

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RC Laser Warm Up Series Starts Today

As you’ve probably noticed, it is a little bit damp outside this morning but the forecasts are all calling for the skies to brighten a bit (at least for the drizzle to stop) and for NW winds to blow about … Continue reading

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2012 Burning of the Socks

Tomorrow marks the 2012 Vernal Equinox. This means that sailors won’t be wearing their socks again until next winter so it is time to hold a party to burn the stinky ones. The Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet is building the … Continue reading

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Registration Open for the 2012 RC Laser North Americans

Online registration for the 2012 RC Laser North American Championship is up and running. Regatta participants will need to be members of the class where the annual fee is $10. Please sign up early so we get a good count of … Continue reading

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EXTRA! The News From Mid-Winters in Marco Island, FL

Neil and Maggie Atkins and Len Redon, all sailors from the Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet are finished with the first day of racing in the RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship in Marco Island, FL. There are no race reports yet on … Continue reading

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NOTICE OF RACE: RC Laser North American Championship

CLICK HERE to download a color .pdf version of the Notice of Race NOTICE OF RACE RC Laser North American Championship Regatta June 8–10, 2012  Organizing Authority: Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet 14 and the Canandaigua Yacht Club 1.      Rules: 1.1     … Continue reading

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North American Championship Planning Still On Track

Nelson Habecker, Anne Lambert and Tracy and Bill Blevins went to the City of Canandaigua’s Environmental Committee meeting Tuesday night to answer questions about the upcoming RC Laser North American Championship Regatta on Tuesday night. Bill and Nelson briefly presented … Continue reading

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Sunday Sailing, Regatta Planning, Cornbread & Chili

We’d like to invite you to participate in a planning meeting for the 2012 RC Laser North American Championship Regatta next Sunday, February 12 at 4 pm in Canandaigua. The meeting will take about an hour of your time and … Continue reading

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2012 North American Championship Planning Meeting Update

By now you are hopefully aware that our fleet will be hosting the 2012 RC Laser North American Championship in Canandaigua on June 8-10. Our next meeting is tentatively scheduled for the afternoon of February 12. We don’t yet have … Continue reading

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Special Event Application Filed For 2012 North Americans

Since the Canandaigua RC Laser Fleet was asked to host the next North American RC Laser Championship Regatta on June 8-10, 2012 we have been diligently seeking the perfect location to hold the event. After a long search and much … Continue reading

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