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Olympic singlehanded sailing dinghy that is sailed everywhere. Huge circuits throughout the UK and the World.

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Show news Sailingfast to stock Zhik Clothing
Free Zhik beanie with every Laser sail until 16th November!
Posted on 12 Nov
Laura Baldwin's view on the scuttling of the Finn
WTF* should never be a question after a decision is made for any change at the Olympic Games
Posted on 10 Nov
A weekend of change and opportunity
Finn out, mixed offshore sailing in for Paris 2024
Posted on 5 Nov
2018 BMW Showdown in Tasmania
Winning day for SB20 sailor Andrew Smith
Posted on 5 Nov
Mixed Offshore Event added to Paris 2024
At World Sailing Annual General Meeting
Posted on 5 Nov
World Sailing Council Meeting Day 2
Submission 031-17 to be considered at the AGM today
Posted on 4 Nov
Finn dropped from Olympics by WS Council
A Mixed Two Person Keelboat Offshore will feature at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games
Posted on 2 Nov
Noble Marine Laser Inland Championships
Jon Emmett a victim of a 'Laser Catamaran'
Posted on 2 Nov
World Sailing 2018 Annual Conference Opens in USA
Meeting of the Classes Committee as Conference is underway in Sarasota, Florida, USA
Posted on 29 Oct
Spring Olympic classes regattas confirmed
European Olympic qualifier to be held in Genoa
Posted on 26 Oct
Noble Marine Laser Autumn Qualifier 3
Light winds at the WPNSA
Posted on 25 Oct
Laser Midland Laser Grand Prix series at Bartley
42 hardy sailors ignore the 10 degree drop in temperature
Posted on 20 Oct
Lasers at Royal Harwich
Potential protest settled in gentlemanly manner at the bar
Posted on 18 Oct
Laser UK World and European Qualifier at Lowestoft
The strongest fleet of Laser sailors assembled this year?
Posted on 17 Oct
Staying atop the Singles Chart
David Henshall looks at the future - and history - of the singlehander
Posted on 17 Oct
Get your Laser Nationals shirt here
Manly Sailing Club are proud to release the T-Shirt design for the 2019 Barfoot & Thompson New Zeala
Posted on 15 Oct
2018 Laser Master European Championships
Warm weather, plenty of sun, fun and camaraderie at Vigo, Spain
Posted on 13 Oct
San Diego Olympic Classes Regatta
Event finishes with high spirits and hardy competition
Posted on 8 Oct
2024 Olympic singlehander long-list cut to four
Four boats have been shortlisted to proceed to the equipment-trial phase for 2024 Singlehander
Posted on 4 Oct
Laser class angst at potential 2024 Olympic snub
ILCA "surprised and disappointed" by World Sailing's 2024 Olympic call
Posted on 3 Oct
Lasers at Sutton Bingham
Joint South Coast and South West Grand Prix event
Posted on 2 Oct
Noble Marine Laser Autumn Qualifier 1
A chilly start for a strong fleet at South Shields SC
Posted on 25 Sep
Olympic Test Event outcomes put Aussies on track
Encouraging results for the team in Enoshima, Japan
Posted on 17 Sep
Trio of medals for British Team at Tokyo 2020 test
Giles Scott and Ed Wright scoop silver and bronze Finn medals
Posted on 16 Sep
World Cup Series Enoshima overall
Japan strike gold in the Men's 470 class
Posted on 16 Sep
Gold at Olympic Test Event for silver medallists
Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin reaffirmed their commitmentat in Enoshima, Japan
Posted on 16 Sep
Laser Masters World Championships overall
Ireland's Mark Lyttle emerges victorious in Dublin Bay
Posted on 15 Sep
8th Belize Sailing Association Youth Nationals
Optimists and Lasers on the beautiful Caribbean Sea
Posted on 15 Sep
British Team at World Cup Series Enoshima day 5
Peters and Sterritt seal victory as Hanson wraps it up early
Posted on 15 Sep
World Cup Series Enoshima day 5
Five podiums fill up after first day of medal races
Posted on 15 Sep
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Laser UK Nationals Attendance
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Royal Akarana YC's fleet of 20 new Lasers prior to being shipped at Performance Sailcraft Australia
© Jason Goulding
Royal Akarana YC's fleet of 20 new Lasers prior to being shipped at Performance Sailcraft Australia
© Jason Goulding
The new Hyundai Marine Sports Centre - new home of Royal Akarana Yacht Club, where the New Laser fleet will be based
© Suellen Davies
Andy Dawson wins the Guy Fawkes Pursuit Race at Leigh & Lowton
© Gerard van den Hoek
Guy Fawkes Pursuit Race at Leigh & Lowton
© Gerard van den Hoek
Start of the Lasers at the BMW Showdown
© Penny Conacher
The Standard fleet at the Noble Marine Laser Inland Championships
© Paul Williamson
Noble Marine Laser Inland Championship winners in each class
© Paul Williamson
Tranquil conditions at WPNSA for the Noble Marine Laser Autumn Qualifier
© Andy Beck
John G Ling wins the Midlands Travellers Series (Standard Rig) trophy at Bartley
© Louise Craig
Laser open meeting at Royal Harwich YC
© Ewen Stamp
Laser open meeting at Royal Harwich YC
© Margaret Kershaw
Laser open meeting at Royal Harwich YC
© Ewen Stamp
Tricky launching at the Laser UK World and European Qualifier at Royal Norfolk & Suffolk YC
© Paul Jenkins
Laser UK World and European Qualifier at Royal Norfolk & Suffolk YC
© Paul Jenkins
Gul Allspars Final Fling in Plymouth Sound
© Lee Whitehead / www.photolounge.co.uk
Get your Laser Nationals T-Shirt ordered now
© NZ Laser Assoc
Today, there can be few sailors who do not know the Laser. But nearly 50 years ago, this was not just a ground-breaking boat, but one that was just better than the competition at the time
© Ellie Martin
Compared with the other boats short listed, the Laser might see low-tech for today. But with over 200,000 boats now sold worldwide, is it not the case that the established and accessible Laser is exactly the right boat to spread the sport of dinghy racing
© Laser Performance
2018 Laser Master European Championships
© Thom Touw
2018 Laser Master European Championships
© Thom Touw
2018 Laser Master European Championships
© Thom Touw
2018 Laser Master European Championships
© Thom Touw
2018 Laser Master European Championships
© Thom Touw
2018 Sail Sandy Regatta
© Harry Fisher
Salcombe Yacht Club Autumn Series Day 6
© Jayne Morris
2018 San Diego Olympic Classes Regatta
© Cynthia Sinclair
Olympic Fleet contributions by class
© Laser International - ICLA
Light breeze and tight racing during the Sutton Bingham Laser GP
© Saffron Gallagher
Jon Emmett dominated the Laser Standard fleet during the Sutton Bingham Laser GP
© Saffron Gallagher