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MESSY: ISAF Statement On International Laser Class

April 23rd, 2013

(April 23, 2013) – On 22 March the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) published a statement concerning the Laser Class dispute and proceedings filed by attorneys acting for Bruce Kirby. Since then, Bruce Kirby Inc. published information regarding the launch of the “Kirby Torch” boat. The legal situation is on-going but ISAF can confirm that: *

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Laser Worlds coming to CORK

April 22nd, 2013

The International Laser Class Association has selected CORK (Kingston, Ontario, Canada) to host the 2015 Laser Men’s Standard and the Masters World Championship. Pending final confirmation and contract signing with the event organizers, the regattas will take place June 29-July 8 (Men’s) and July 10-18 (Masters). The events will be held at the Portsmouth Olympic


DISPUTE: Laser class not ready to be called the Torch

April 10th, 2013

These are interesting times for the International Laser Class Association (ILCA), a self-administered, self-funded international organization which provides co-ordination, organization and communication for the class worldwide. On March 4, 2013, Laser designer Bruce Kirby filed a complaint in the U.S. Federal Court system against builder LaserPerformance, an act that followed years of disputes regarding royalty

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Laser Midwinters West

March 25th, 2013

The Laser Midwinters West attracted a field of 41 Full Rigs and 48 Radials to Marina del Rey, CA on

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