Laser

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Length: 4.23m (13ft 10ins)
Width: 1.37m (4ft 6ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Daggerboard
Rig Type:
Bermuda Una Sleeved
Crew: 1
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 7.06 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1970
Builder:
Boats Built: 202000
At Date: 2019
No handicap data found
Alternate Names and Variations
Laser 4.7UKThis uses a different mast section and has a 4.7sq.m. sail area
Laser 8.1UKDeveloped by Rooster Sailing this uses a different mast section and has 8.1sq.m. of sail area.
Laser RadialUKThis uses a shorter lower mast section and has a 5.76sq.m. sail area.
Rooster 8.1UKDeveloped by Rooster Sailing this uses a different mast section and has 8.1sq.m. of sail area.

Men and Women’s Olympic single hander designed by Bruce Kirby. Different rigs allow a wide range of users with the same hull.

The Laser Radial has a lower mast and smaller sail area (5.76 sq m instead of 7.06 sq m), the Laser 4.7 has a 4.7 sq.m sail whilst the Rooster 8.1 rig has 8.1 sq.m. sail area.

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.laser.org.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1973 95
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
1987 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
1991 117
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1991 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 117
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 117
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 117
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1994 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 114
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 117
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1077
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1996 1099
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1101
 Radial PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1998 1101
 Radial PY Type Secondary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1999 1101
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1101
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1101
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1101
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1101
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
2003 1078
 PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
2004 1078
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2004 1101
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 1078
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 1101
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 1078
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 1101
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 1101
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 1078
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 1078
  1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 1101
  Radial1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 1078
  1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 1101
  Radial1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1053
 8.1 rig PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1080
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1104
 Radial PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 1052
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;R PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 1082
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;P PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 1106
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;P PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2012 1050
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2012 1085
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2012 1110
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 1050
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 1087
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 1117
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 1044
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 1088
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 1122
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 1091
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keelboat;
2015 1135
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 1040
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 1095
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 1136
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 1040
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2017 1200
 4.7 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2017 1139
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2017 1045
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2017 1097
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1207
 4.7 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1142
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1051
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1098
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1051
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1099
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1207
 4.7 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1145
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 1147
 Radial1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 1045
 8.1 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 1100
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 1208
 4.7 rig1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;