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  • Re: Christmas to Christmas Race 2013
    Board » Sailonline Race Committee » Races
    RC,
    Please change Rhino to Ebenezer Rhino.
    Cheers,
    Rhino

    done!!

    --- Last Edited by RainbowChaser at 2013-11-26 19:27:51 ---
  • Re: Access to SOL Client Problem
    Board » Technical Support
    ...fixed - thank you SOL gods!
  • Re: Access to SOL Client Problem
    Board » Technical Support
    same here - the client worked early yesterday, then returned the error message when tried to log back in last night and today. running IE9 on Windows 7 PC. the classic client works, so am using that until the new one is fixed - hopefully soon!

    --- Last Edited by B N at 2013-01-16 18:49:50 ---
  • Re: Carib Rum Run 2011 - PIRATE NAMES requests
    Board » Sailonline Yacht Club
    RC - please change to my pirate name:
    Captain Horn Breaker

    'tis done me laddo arrrrrrr

    --- Last Edited by RainbowChaser at 2011-09-23 18:29:53 ---
  • VO 70 Polars Question for Jakob
    Board » Technical Support
    The V0 70 polars provided for the Miami to Kingston Race appear to contain some anomalous data points, resulting in odd inflections in the polar curves.

    The Performance Polar (for experts) table presented under Helpful Links indicates greater boatspeeds at twa 36 than twa 39 for tws 10 and tws 14 - this seems highly unusual and may be causing the double inflections in the polar curves. Also note that the file is labeled VO70_leg2, instead of the _leg4 file which was used more recently.

    So is this the correct performance model which will be used for this race, or will the more updated VO70_leg4 model be used instead?

    Also, a listing of the available polar data files and a link to them, along with a clear indication of which file is being applied for each race, would be a handy reference for everybody.

    Thanks,
    Rhino
  • Re: brainaid
    Board » Sailonline Yacht Club
    brainaid: "Now, after finishing the real brain work above, I use a script to program my planed track into SOL using DCs (delayed commands)"

    Hmmmm ... as I suspected, your perfect tracks gave it away! Manually entering, and editing, the DC's is a time-consuming pain and I agree - you had an unfair advantage. But if you can provide a tool we can all use to improve this process, then please allow me to say 'Thank you very much!'

    And please come back and race with us - your expertise is sadly missed!

    Cheers,
    Rhino
  • Re: Email newsletter keeps getting cancelled
    Board » Technical Support
    I accidentally cancelled my email newsletter subscription, and would like to un-cancel it, so if you could please re-instate it, I would appreciate it. Thanks, Rhino.

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Up Helly Aa 2020
A-OI!!! The dark of winter is beginning to lift and across the Shetland Islands the light of fire festivals hastens the arrival of spring. The Up Helly Aa festival in Lerwick is the biggest of them all and so, as is Sailonline's tradition, we shall be racing to Lerwick to (virtually) take part in the Up Helly Aa festivities there which take place this year on Tuesday, 28 January. SAILING NOTE: Gruney may be approached from any direction but must be passed for rounding purposes as indicated on the chart.
Race #1321
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Elan 410 Particulars
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ALT. CLIENT: Classic
Race starts: Jan 27th 11:00 Registration Open!
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Martinique Sprint 2020
One of the surprising things about France is that you find nice little departments of it everywhere; here, par example, in the Caribbean Sea's Windward Isles. Yes, Martinique is part of the European Union, and for a few Euro coin you can charter an F18 catamaran to explore the beaches along its eastern coast. There's an online race on here as well on Saturday, January 25; just 21.5nm from Île Cabrits to Le Robert. Why not join in?
Race #1313
INFO by brainaid.de
F18 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking:
SPRCH - SUPSOL - SRQ1 - SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic

RACE CLOSE: Wednesday,
January 29 at 2300 UTC.
Race starts: Jan 25th 18:00 Registration Open!
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3CR - Caen Channel Craic 2020
This 975 NM course first run in 2011 mixes challenging coastal sailing through the Solent with a tricky triangular course across the Celtic Sea before finishing in Normandy.
You are provided with our excellent "Club Swan 50" to do it!
Race #1320
INFO from brainaid.de
Club Swan 50 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
RACE CLOSE: Wednesday,
January 29 at 23:00 UTC.
Race starts: Jan 19th 16:00 Registration Closed
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South Sandwich Islands TIMED Race 2020
No time to stop off for a quick snack as we hit a truly fire and ice trail round volcanoes and a stationary iceberg in this 93nm TIMEDrace. We sail in our VO70_4's on a course provided by NZL_Scotsman.
RE-REGISTER HEREto race again after finishing a run.
Race #1318
INFOby brainaid.de
VO70_v4 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking:
TRQ1-TRCH-SUPSOL-SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
REGISTRATION CLOSE: Sunday, 26. January at 22:00 UTC
RACE CLOSE: Sunday, 26. January at 23:00 UTC.
Race starts: Jan 13th 12:00 Registration Open!
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Abu Dhabi to Dondra 2020
Almost exactly five years ago, SOL, shadowing a real live ocean race, set a mighty fleet of honed and updated OD65s off on a gruelling voyage from Abu Dhabi to Sanya on the southern tip of China's Hainan Island. A month later, the race closed with half the fleet still out at sea. This year, this January, we re-enact this race, but are putting in a stop halfway, after about 2000nm, at Sri Lanka's Dondra, with the second leg scheduled to start a month later; both to count towards 2020's OCCH series. Fair winds!
PRIZE: SMPF
Race #1308
INFOby brainaid.de
OD65v3 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking:
OCCH – OCQ1 - SUPSOL - SYC
ALT. CLIENT: Classic
RACE CLOSE: Sunday,
January 26 at 2300 UTC.
Race starts: Jan 06th 17:00 Registration Closed
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