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Useful Resources provided by SOLers

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brainaid's site: Detailed polars, notice of races, SOL weather in grib format, delayed command tool, and much else.

AGage's SOL Tools site: External tools for use with SOL, blog and race course GPX files. Including *Optimal Angles Tool * File for download

AGage's WxInspector: The ultimate SOTP tool for sailonline!

Kipper1258's GRIB Helper tool; a blogpost and link to a GRIB auto-downloader

kroppyer's tools for Sailonline; Online tools, files or links to useful information for racing on SOL

BLOGS

SOLFANS BLOGSITE for all SOLers: blog site by and for SOL fans offering in-depth analysis of SOL-related subjects

Hmm's Technical Blog: excellent explanations of the technical aspects of Sailonline from the Head of the Technical Team

76Trombone's blog 2009-2014: Race comments, handicap systems, VMG and VMC explanations.

Italian Team Academy Lessons: A semi-serious guide with tips and hints on how to SOL.

SWE54's blog: Race comments and analysis.

Tangosailing's site: Comments on races and sailonline developments in Swedish.

Sailonline Communities

Sailonline facebook page: More than 200 SOLers congregate there.

Le forum des marins virtuels: French-speaking forum regarding virtual sailing in general.

SOL Hispano: Community site for Spanish-speaking SOLers.

larubiadebwr: Spanish bwr forum for SOL

Selection of Races NOTE: many of these have official virtual partners so Sailonline cannot always race the sponsored/branded courses at the same time.

The Tall Ships Races A summer series of races in European waters

Vendée Globe: Single-handed non-stop round the world in Open 60s.

Barcelona World Race: Double-handed non-stop round the world race.

Velux 5 Oceans: 4 legs single-handed round the world in Open 60s or Eco 60s.

Volvo Ocean Race: Round the world over 9 Legs in VO70 class yachts, held triennially.

America's Cup World Series: A regular circuit of regattas, bringing Cup racing to top venues around the world, in the exciting AC45 multi-hull class.

Races in Europe

Mini Pavois: 800 NM solo in 2 legs from La Rochelle to Gijon and back in a Mini 650 in May.

Giraglia Cup: A 476 NM race from Toulon to San Remo and back in June.

Skippers D'Islande: A 1600 NM race in 3 legs between Paimpol and Reykjavik starting at the end of June.

Sjaelland Rundt: Traditionally held on the last weekend of June, Denmark's most important race circles Sjaelland Island for 230 NM.

Races in the Americas

The Vineyard, Stamford YC, CT - SOL partners with the Stamford YC in this annual first weekend of September race.

Buenos Aires - Punta des Este: A 170 NM race on the estuary of the Rio de la Plata in January.

Caribbean 600: A 600 NM race among the Caribbean islands in February.

Chicago - Mackinac: One of the great US classics. 280 NM on Lake Michigan in July.

Races in Asia-Pacific

Round North Island: A four-stage race in February around New Zealand's North Island.

Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race: A 308 NM classic in April.

Round White Island: 320 NM from and to Auckland in November.

Sydney Hobart: The most important classic in the Southern hemisphere. 600 NM starting each year on 26 December.

SSANZ Triple Series: A series of three offshore races from Auckland in Jul/Aug/Sep

Rolex China Sea Race: A biennial bluewater race of 565nm from Hong Kong to Subic Bay, Philippines

Melbourne to Osaka Double-Handed Yacht Race: Held every four years - a 5.500nm race from Melbourne, Australia, to Osaka, Japan

Races in Africa/Middle East

Vasco da Gama Race: 300 NM from Maputo to Durban.

Mauritius to Durban Yacht Race: A 1690 NM race through the Indian ocean in September.

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Current Races:

SSANZ Round North Island Race 2017 - Leg 1
This epic circuit of New Zealand's North Island is an extremely tough challenge. There are four legs altogether. For this first leg we will be competing with the real fleet with a 150nm run from from Auckland to Mangonui.
Race #1016
INFO by brainaid.de
Young 11 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking:
RNI - SYC
ALT. CLIENT: Classic
Race starts: Feb 25th 01:00 Registration will open soon
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Channel Islands Ramble 2017
Welcome to a 300 NM slalom through the beautiful Channel Islands off the sunny Southern California coast. We start from Santa Barbara, and make a dash to San Miguel Island before weaving back towards Anacapa Island. We then head for San Nicolas Island and glide past Santa Catalina Island. After a run South to San Clemente Island, we turn back East to San Diego. When arriving, watch out for low flying naval aircrafts, for surfacing submarines, and for aircraft carriers of the US 7th fleet manoeuvring their way to the Coronado carrier berths.
Race #1021
INFO by brainaid.de
Santa Cruz 52 Particulars
USA_SW WX Updates:
0245 / 0845 / 1445 / 2045.
Ranking: SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
Race starts: Feb 21st 10:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Iceland TIMED Race 2017
Welcome to the chilly north of the world and what should be a fast-paced TIMEDrace in Orange Cats off the S coast of Iceland - 150nm for you to race as often as you like over the coming weeks - volcano watching optional!
RE-REGISTER HERE to race again after finishing a run
Race #1011
INFO by brainaid.de
Orange Cat Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
RANKING:
TRCH-SUPSOL-TRQ1-SYC
ALT. CLIENT: Classic
RACE CLOSE:Sunday, 26 February at 2300utc<
Race starts: Feb 17th 10:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

RTWR 2016 - Leg 3 - Auckland to Cape Town
The third leg of Sailonline's wrong-way Round the World Race 2016 sees the fleet meeting head-on the challenge of the Southern Oceans in a truly tough leg from Auckland, New Zealand, to Cape Town, South Africa.
Race #1003
INFO from brainaid.de
VO70 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: OCQ1 - OCCH - RTWR - SUPSOL -SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
PRIZE: SMPF
Race starts: Feb 01st 10:00 Registration Open!
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