interesting post by LP on twitter.
Special visitor in the showroom: Takao from Performance Sailcraft Japan stops in to chat with the LP team! http://t.co/EoEt77gllD
LP seem abit slow at keeping they websites upto date even with this new one since last year. I can only speak for my view in the UK but we never used to have the same sort of dealer setup compared to US or Down under. I would ring LP if you can see what you need on LP website. As for dealer...
I can't find the same add with description on the sailboats.co.uk website. The pages and descriptions on the website seem fine. Reading the yachts and yachting forum ( http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=11784&PID=1376566&title=nice-new-laser-for-christmas ) it sound like...
Does anybody know the.............
1) Reason the laser gooseneck has a little hole in it before we all went XD? Before the "XD" rigging and even before the days of block or metal eyes being allow l have never used it.
2) Is it in the class rule if the hole should be at the top or bottom?
Couple of thing seem to have happened of late at LP. Or it's old new and l am slow out the blocks.
1) New website
They have put a new look website live. Gives you very little info on LP as a company. Also the range of boats shown varies depending on the region pick. What l found very telling...
BBC showed the race live on it website in the UK. Was random luck l watched it. Had no idea it was being shown. Can't see that you can watch a re run on BBC. When will the TV world give sailing abit more love?
LPE have started selling (well taking orders) for the new radial cut mark 2 full rig sail. http://shopeu.laserperformance.com/laser-standard-mark-ii-sail/
But wait, it's only a training sail. I have copied the product description below. This is a interesting move by LPE. From the limited info l...
Think it is official. Laser is no longer a class. Were a super class. Here's the class sign up numbers for Bart's Bash.
1000+ full rigs. OMG. www.bartsbash.co.uk. Numbers still low for all three rigs from US and Canada.
Position Boat Class Participants
1 LASER 1, 014
2 OPTIMIST 476...
Indirectly connected to the lawsuit, seem that at Laser UK, it business as normal and they are still trying to grow the business. http://www.laser.org.uk/news/uploaded/UKLA_Newsletter.html Anybody seen or noticed any changes in the US side the last couple of months?