LaserPerformance Opens its Doors to the Public for the First Time.


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LaserPerformance (formerly Vanguard Sailboats), long time builder of the Laser, Sunfish, V15, Club 420 and other popular sailboats is holding a nine day open house and factory sale from November 8-16th at the Portsmouth, RI factory location.

LaserPerformance will be opening up the factory to the public during the weekdays of the week of November 10th and is making the following available:

• Bring your LaserPerformance boat in for a free Spiff & Buff during the week of Nov 10th. We have set up a dedicated area in our factory to get your boat spiffed up by the same skilled craftsmen who build them! These folks are the pros at boat building, let them spiff up your boat by fixing minor cracks, dings, and finish off with a shiny buff! By appointment only, call: 401-683-0400
• Tour the factory where we hand craft the Sunfish, Laser, V15 and Club 420!
• Attend free seminars on boat repair and tuning and be entered into a raffle to win a new Bug Sailboat!

Additionally LaserPerformance will be holding a nine day sale beginning Saturday November 8th with 40% off all items. They will be increasing the discount up to 80% on all remaining items by Sunday November 16th. Boat pricing is discounted on a by boat basis.

LaserPerformance is opening doors early to institutions, sailing clubs and organizations, schools, and all others in the marine industry for a VIP day November 7th from 9am-6pm. The discount will be 60% off retail on all items. Boat pricing is discounted on a by boat basis. Individuals just need a current business card and photo ID to attend VIP day.

A warehouse full of Magic Marine Gear, new boats such as the Nomad & RS Feva, event & factory reconditioned: Laser’s, V15’s, Zuma’s, Club 420’s and Sunfish, a variety of test boats such as the RS Vision, Funboat and RS 500, and hundreds of parts and accessories for any and all sailboats will be available.

Where: LaserPerformance Factory @ 200 Highpoint Ave, Portsmouth, RI 02871

When: November 8 – 16th Weekends 8am-5pm Weekdays 12pm-8pm
VIP Day November 7th 9am-6pm

Individuals looking to schedule a time to drop off their boat for the Spiff & Buff or who have any questions please call our retail store: 401-683-0400


For further information on LaserPerformance or this press release, please contact:

David Mesicek
North American Marketing Manager
+1 401 683 0960 x252
Re: LaserPerformance Open’s its Doors to the Public for the First Time.

as TLF member only, I can't view those photos. It would be great if there is a way to be allowed to view them, as a TLF member, without joining the Sunfishforum only for this. Is there a chance? Thanks


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Re: LaserPerformance Open’s its Doors to the Public for the First Time.

There's not an easy way to allow you to view the full size images without changing attachment policy, but I did make it possible for you to view the thumbnail size at 200pixels without registering. Some day in the future registering on one site will = access on the other but the technical implications of that are huge.