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2018 Irish Laser Dinghy Racing Calendar Announced

5th November 2017
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Six Championship dates for the Laser class have been released for 2018. The Irish Laser Master Nationals will be held at the Royal St George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire next May Six Championship dates for the Laser class have been released for 2018. The Irish Laser Master Nationals will be held at the Royal St George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire next May Photo: Afloat.ie

The Irish Laser calendar has been confirmed for 2018 as follows: 

Munster Championships 31st March/1st April - Baltimore Sailing Club, Cork

Ulster Championships 28th/29th April- Ballyholme Yacht Club

Irish Laser Master Nationals 19th/20th May - Royal St George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire

Connaught Championships 16th/17th June - Royal Cork Yacht Club, Crosshaven

Leinster Championships 21st/22nd July - Howth Yacht Club

Irish Laser Nationals 23rd to 26th August - Lough Derg Yacht Club, Dromineer

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At A Glance – Laser Dinghy Specifications

Designer Bruce Kirby & Ian Bruce

Year 1969

Crew 1
Draft 0.787 m (2 ft 7.0 in)
Hull weight 58.97 kg (130.0 lb)
LOA 4.2 m (13 ft 9 in)
LWL 3.81 m (12 ft 6 in)
Beam 1.39 m (4 ft 7 in)
Mainsail area 7.06 m2 (76.0 sq ft)

Racing D-PN 91.1 RYA PN 1088 PHRF 217

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