Laser 2

Length: 4.40m (14ft 5ins)
Width: 1.42m (4ft 8ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: 1
Sail Area: 11.52 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
10.2 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1978
Builder:
Boats Built:
No handicap data found

Much used by university sailing clubs. The Laser 2 has a number of derivatives, such as the Laser 2 Regatta, and the Laser Fun.

The Laser 2 has a symmetric spinnaker and single trapeze.

The Laser Fun had a reefable mainsail and a roller furling jib whilst the Laser Fun New Wave has a slightly different mast and a 13.5m2 genneker flown from a deck mounted extending pole

 

Class Association website:
http://www.laser2sailing.org.uk/
Other links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laser_2

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1983 109
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 108
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 109
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 109
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1987 109
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 109
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 109
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
1991 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1031
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1033
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1033
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1033
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1033
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1034
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1034
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1035
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
2004 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1035
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;R PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2012 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 1035
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 1055
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 1065
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 1065
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2017 1065
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1075
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1085
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Experimental; PY Group Centreboard;