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Cool Sailing Quotes

cool laser sailing quotes

Just thought I’d share with you my picks of some of the best sailing quotes that I have seen going around. There are some pretty cool quotes from a mix of some world class sailors right through to those with just a more basic love for the water. If you have a favorite quote, whether…

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How Does Boating Affect The Environment?

Environment pollution in our waterways

I have been fortunate enough to have done a lot of travel over the years, and have visited some truly beautiful and amazing places. For me, the most beautiful places were the often the ones most untouched by humans – in pristine condition. But on taking a closer look, even these locations are often not…

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Blackburn’s Bass Strait Laser Sailing Record

Tidal Beach in Wilsons Promontory, Victoria, Australia

In the world of Laser sailing, Australian Michael Blackburn is a leader and champion. He won an Olympic Bronze medal during the 2000 Summer Games in his hometown of Sydney, Australia. In March 2005 his world ranking was 3rd in the Laser, the world’s most popular sailboat. Early in that month, Blackburn added to his…

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RC Laser Sailboat Review

remote control laser dinghy

The RC (Remote Control) Laser sailboat is one of the easiest model yachts to assemble and operate. It is a scaled-down version of the real boat – the famous racing Laser dinghy, which is the most popular sailing class in the world. The RC version of this boat was intended to be simple so that those…

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The Best Sailing T-Shirts – Look Cool On & Off The Water

Men's Evolution of Man Sailing T-Shirt

Sailboat T Shirts Have Become a Trend Pick a hobby or activity and you will be able to find a complete line of t-shirts to match. Sailing shirts are no exception. The choices range from casual, funny and practical with such messages as “I’d Rather Be Sailing” and “Life is Simple. Eat, Sleep, Sail”. The complete selection of…

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Best RC Sailboat Reviews for 2018

Joysway 2016 V4 Dragon Force 65

Although there is a huge difference between laser sailing and sailing the best RC sailboat, they are both hobbies that are attractive to all ages. In fact, racing toy sailboats can be either competitive or just for fun. Regardless, if you are a laser sailor who just has to be in or around the water…

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2016 Laser Class Olympic Sailing Preview

laser sailing clubs

In Olympic sailing, the Laser class single-handed sailboat has become the world’s most popular racing class for both adult and youth age groups. There are currently numerous dinghy classes with some just for men (the Laser and Finn), women (Laser Radial), both men and women (the 470) and mixed (the Nacra 17 catamaran). As of…

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Best Laser Sailing Gear for 2018

The best laser sailing gear can make the difference between an enjoyable day on the water and a not so fun day. These picks we have chosen below are excellent choices for racers and more social sailors and will guarantee you quality and comfort – two things to consider when purchasing any laser sailing equipment.…

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GoPro Hero4 Sailing Camera Review

GoPro HERO4

The GoPro Hero4 is popular sailing camera equipment for many laser sailing enthusiasts, and for good reason. This upgrade from the previous line of portable cameras has brought together popular established features with a few new ones to make this the ultimate recording device to document your time out on the water. Also available are…

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GoPro Accessories In A Single Kit

Here’s the best way to purchase your GoPro Accessories – in a single kit! The reason why we say that is because to obtain each of these items individually would cost way more than this accessories package. The list of accessories is quite impressive, too. Included in the package are: a head belt strap mount,…

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