The Laser was designed for low maintenance and easy rigging, it is an Olympic class with Standard (men) and Radial (woman) sail forms. The laser in size falls between the Zephyr and Finn, the Standard sail suits those over 70kg, the Radial for those below.

Waiuku has a handful of Laser sailors and some club boats. Boats can be sourced easily from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand.