Facebook

Login

Lost password?

Support Sailonline

If you haven't already - join the SAILONLINE YACHT CLUB!

Please also consider making a donation - all amounts are greatly appreciated!

Profile for A2R



Name A2R
Email Address n/a
AvatarUsers avatar
Posts291
Board Signature
To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: 2014 RACE CALENDAR Q 3
    Board » Race Calendar
    Fair Winds

    --- Last Edited by A2R at 2014-06-23 10:24:14 ---
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: 2014 RACE CALENDAR Q 3
    Board » Race Calendar
    Mackinac Race belongs in July Not August

    Racing to Mackinac is the highlight of the summer season for the Great Lakes as renowned sailors & their highly prized boats bring excitement and world class competition to Lake Huron & Lake Michigan.

    This year's edition starts from Port Huron on Saturday, July 12, 2014 under the auspices of the Bayview Yacht Club

    http://www.bycmack.com/

    If the SOL Race committee intends to conduct a Super Mac it should coincide with this date & proceed to Chicago,

    Yellowbrick Tracking of the fleet will be employed for the initial portion of this leg until we pass under the Mackinac Bridge.

    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: chooseing boat
    Board » Technical Support
    A General remedy for common problems like this can be helped by deleting all your cookies from this site.
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: New TR and new SOL boat.
    Board » Race proposals
    Why is it "lopsided?"
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: Azur's interesting track
    Board » General Discussion
    My understanding is limited but I believe that the game is played on the server & reported to the client. Your boat receives approx. 4 updates per minute but not necessarily uniformly spaced & the fleet movements are once a minute.

    By highlighting your boat from the list you will see its ghost ship as it appears to the rest of the fleet and can judge the relative positions more accurately.

    * objects in your rear view mirror are closer than they appear.

    --- Last Edited by A2R at 2014-04-09 19:55:37 ---
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: Boat planning.
    Board » General Discussion
    *(Posted earlier as sol)

    Everyone is given equal marks for skillful sailing such that the competition is decided by the judgement of the afterguard regarding navigation with respect to the weather & optimum route to destination.

    --- Last Edited by A2R at 2014-04-04 16:24:44 ---
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: Jumping North Island
    Board » Technical Support
    AKA ~ International Date Line
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: Team Boats / Group Boats
    Board » General Discussion
    From my personal experience the origin of this practice should not be ascribed to my Italian friends. There was & continues to be an off site sailing community who organizes team competition across several well known virtual venues. The moniker for this group is Revatua, really nice folks & good sailors, with a primarily french speaking orientation.

    The intent was to score multiple boats comprising a team for an aggregate result. One particularly aggressive team exploited the situation & boat slaving began such that the best available member simultaneously controlled many boats. The clustering of positions by this strategy did not go unnoticed when races here at SOL were indirectly involved.

    It was then that other nationalities began to follow suit. The Team boat concept here evolved from that situation.
    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: RSL/FLEX error when loading latest client - post HERE
    Board » Technical Support
    I also use a Mac, albeit with a Legacy operating system OS X Tiger (10.4.11), & when I use a similar maintenance utility as Careka has cited that performs deep cleaning of system & user caches I would routinely encounter the RSL/FLEX stumbling block which required the /?beta=true appendage to resolve.

    Prompted by this thread I did this procedure again today & was able to load a race that successfully completed without any errors although it does typically take longer the 1st time which is normal.

    Death to the RSL/FLEX Error !

    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.
  • Re: SOL Art
    Board » General Discussion
    Here is an example of Fleet Art from a Cape Town race a few years back.

    "Hippocampus"

    To Boldly go where no router has gone before . . . . . or since.

Races

Next Race: 00d 00h 00m


Current Races:

Gray Whale Autumn Migration 2014
This SOL Super Maxi 100 race replicates the 4000nm epic journey from Alaska to Mexico made once a year by the Gray Whale, one of the world's greatest navigators.
Race #750
NOR from brainaid.de
Supermaxi 100 POLAR
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
SOL Classic Client
STATUS: PRACTICE
Race starts: Oct 01st 20:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

BA-Rio 2014
Bemvindo/Bienvenidos to SOLer zero's Class 40 BA_Rio Race 2014. This is the replica of a classic triennial race of 1,118nm between Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. First run in 1947, the next running is in February 2015.
Race #757 NOR from brainaid.de
Class 40POLAR
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
SOL Classic Client
STATUS: PRACTICE
Race starts: Oct 01st 18:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Atlantic Circle TIMED Race 2014
A circular course designed to test the mettle of all who dare to race it - 44nm in GB90s! This is a TIMED race
RE-REGISTER HERE to race again after finishing a run
Race #754
NOR from brainaid.de
GB90 INFO
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: TRCH-SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
REGISTRATION CLOSE: October 8 at 1200utc
RACE CLOSE: October 8 at 2300utc
Race starts: Oct 01st 12:00 Registration will open soon
GO TO RACE

Lisboa TIMED race
In this race, designed by psail and bonknhoot, we will have our first chance to race an AC72. Since this is a TIMED race, you get multiple chances to try out this foiling monster. The race will add to the excitement with some markroundings close to shore.
RE-REGISTER HERE to race again after finishing a run
Race #739
NOR from brainaid.de
AC72 POLAR
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
REGISTRATION CLOSE: Saturday, 4th October at 0300utc
RACE CLOSE: Saturday, 4th October at 1500utc
STATUS: RACING
Race starts: Sep 27th 15:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Fremantle to Bali 2014
SOL again revisits one of Australia's iconic races, the Freo2Bali is considered to be a true test of seamanship. SOLers are challenged to beat the current record of 5 days 23hrs 30mins in their Swan 36s!
Race #743
NOR from brainaid.de
Swan 36POLAR
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
SOL Classic Client
STATUS: RACING
Race starts: Sep 23rd 06:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Go to race archive

SYC Ranking

  1. Sailonline Yacht Club Member rumskib
  2. Sailonline Yacht Club Member rafa
  3. Sailonline Yacht Club Member Franci
  4. Sailonline Yacht Club Member bonknhoot
  5. Sailonline Yacht Club Member javakeda
  6. Sailonline Yacht Club Member Neuroman
  7. Sailonline Yacht Club Member SimeMali
  8. Sailonline Yacht Club Member karaoke
  9. Sailonline Yacht Club Member karriv
  10. Sailonline Yacht Club Member Dingo

View full list

Series

Mobile Client

SYC members have the benefit of access to our mobile/lightweight web client!

The mobile client