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Rooster 8.1 nationals at Weir Wood this weekend

by Stephen Cockerill 27 Sep 2011 15:43 BST 1-2 October 2011

Since 2007, the Rooster 8.1 has been a new class of rig, designed to be compatible with the Laser® hull, but offering amazing performance suitable for people over 90kg. A Laser® on steroids with a monster rig! Despite the rig size, the National Champions have been on the smaller size - perhaps this year it will be different.

The 2011 Nationals for the Rooster 8.1 will be hosted at Weir Wood Sailing Club this weekend 1st and 2nd October. The first start on Saturday will be at 12:00, 3 races are planned for Saturday and Sunday, with a meal on Saturday Evening and all for a fee of just £15. You can download the NOR and SI's here.

Entry for Laser® sailors requiring a conversion to a Rooster8.1, will be for a fee of just £15 - but call Rooster (01243 389997) to book your rig to avoid disappointment.

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