single-handed sailing dinghy / regatta / single-trapeze / Laser

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Characteristics

  • Crew:

    single-handed

  • Use:

    regatta

  • Other characteristics:

    single-trapeze

  • Sailing dinghy class:

    Laser

  • Length:

    4.21 m (13'09")

Description

LASER&LASER RADIAL is the most widely used adult racing sailboat throughout the world, used in the racing games of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

The LASER meets numerous qualifications of international racing games and championship games. One design guarantees that the players win by personal effort, not the boats. LASER has good maneuverability. Sailing a LASER can train the sailor in the carefulness of steering, the proficiency of seamanship, and the maneuverability of tactics, which is challenging.

Today, more than 180,000 athletes in over 120 countries are sailing a LASER.