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Brief description of round-the-cans practice racing

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Sailonline manual in English: The official reference.

Sailonline manual in Italian: translated by WINSTON_4.

Sailonline manual in Spanish:translated by GREATSKUA.

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Historic Polars and Info Sheets - Sep 2015:

Useful Resources provided by SOLers

TOOLS

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:

Red Dot Leg 4a - the Panama Canal
Rather than rounding S America as Matt Rutherford did in his single handed circumnavigation of the Americas, SOLer Renegade is offering us a short-cut via the Panama Canal. This TIMED race will NOT count towards the series result, but we hope you will enjoy attempting to gain Sailonline's Ditch Honours Badge
Re-register here to race again after finishing a run.
Race #1046
INFO by brainaid.de
SuperMaxi 100 Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
RANKING: None
ALT. CLIENT: ClassicRACE CLOSE: Wednesday, 23 August at 2300utc
Race starts: Aug 10th 18:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Lisboa TIMED race 2017
This will be the fourth time that Sailonline is hosting this race, designed by psail, and this time we are going to race with our 60' Trimaran.
This is a TIMEDrace, which means you get multiple chances to try out the performance of the trimaran.
Re-register hereto race again after finishing a run
Race #1070
INFOby brainaid.de
60' Trimaran Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking:
TRCH-TRQ3- SUPSOL-SYC
ALT CLIENT: Classic
RACE CLOSE: Sunday, August 20 at 23:00 UTC
Race starts: Aug 10th 10:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Rendezvous 2017 - Tall Ships Regatta - Halifax to Le Havre
Welcome to the third and final ocean race in this year's Rendezvous Tall Ships events. Racing our Clippers back to Europe our course from Halifax to Le Havre is 2471nm of classic TransAt. NOTE:Starts and Finishes in tall ships racing are well offshore to avoid conflict with shipping and shipping lanes.
Race #1033
INFO by brainaid.de
Clipper Particulars
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
RANKING: Tall Ships - SYC
ALT. CLIENT: Classic
PRIZE: SMPF
Race starts: Aug 01st 20:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

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