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Island Clean-up in the Caloosahatchee River

A group of sailors representing the Optis, High School 420s and Laser fleets of Edison Sailing Center collaborated with Caloosahatchee River

Watch for a coordinated clean-up of the River, Saturday, Oct 22.

The Doris Colgate Inaugural Junior Women’s Laser Clinic & Cup

Doris Colgate’s name is synonymous with women’s sailing. Her passion for sailing has created women’s sailing associations and mentoring programs for at-risk girls. She has also developed team building programs for middle school youth. Author, entrepreneur, program developer, and sailor,

River Romp Regatta

Changes & Cues for 2015 – sailors, parents & coaches Coaching is permitted and encouraged in the back half of the GREEN fleet only. On land: ALL sailors check-in to confirm sail numbers during Registration Hours (Friday, 4:30-6:30 PM; Saturday 7:45 – 9:00) On water: All sailors check-in with their respective Race Committee boats prior […]


The Laser is a single-handed racing dinghy. A big factor for the Laser dinghy’s popularity is protection by strict one-design class rules. No changes are allowed to the boat unless they are specifically permitted in the rules.

The result is that all Laser boats are virtually identical whether they are brand new or 10 years old, making it the sailor that wins the race, not the boat.