August 3rd will be starting at Paignton Sailing Club a new edition of UK National and Open Laser Championships 2013.
46 Laser Standard, 119 Laser Radial and 37 Laser 4.7 are confirmed to be part of new UKLA Nationals edition, where best known english sailors such as Paul Goodison, Nick Thompson, Alison Young or Charlotte Dobson seems not to be registered on this event.
UKLA Nationals 2013 are proudly sponsored by NeilPryde. Brand Manager Simon Bennett said “NeilPryde are absolutely delighted to be the title sponsors for this year’s Laser Nationals. The Laser has in many ways been at the centre of NeilPryde’s strong progress in the performance sailing apparel market whether it be in terms of product development or athlete sponsorship and so to be closely linked in support of such an important regatta is an exciting milestone in the brand’s development.”
UKLA Chairman Ken Falcon commented “I was already looking forward to this year’s Nationals being hosted by Paignton S.C., my home club, and expecting a very good week. The addition of NeilPryde as title sponsors will lift the week to another level and hopefully encourage even more entries.”
On hearing the news Paignton Commodore, Trish Walker, said “I am delighted that NeilPryde, which is such a well-known supplier of top sailing gear, will be present as the lead sponsor at the 2013 UKLA Laser Nationals at Paignton. We think that the sailing in Torbay is second to none and NeilPryde’s presence will enhance what promises to be a great week of racing.”
UK Laser Nationals will be sailed under the burgee of Paignton Sailing Club between the 3rd & 9th August.
For further information visit event’s website here.