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!

Useful Links

Links

Current Racing Calendar

Currently Quarterly Calendar:

Performance Loss

Performance Loss explained forum post by hmm

Practice Racing

Brief description of round-the-cans practice racing

Sailonline Tutorials

Sailonline manual in English: The official reference.

Sailonline manual in Italian: translated by WINSTON_4.

Sailonline manual in Spanish:translated by GREATSKUA.

Useful Resources provided by SOLers

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

AGage's SOL Tools site: External tools for use with SOL, blog and race course GPX files.

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

Hmm's SOL Race Data Centre: Look up race progress, as well as view and compare tracks and boat data.

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

solfans blogsite: blog site by and for SOL fans offering in-depth analysis at SOL-related subjects

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

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 Australia and New-Zealand

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

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.

Last Modified: 2014-08-27 11:16:24 by RainbowChaser - [ Snip Changes ] [ Wiki History ]

Races

Next Race: 00d 00h 00m


Current Races:

Corsica PYOC Sprint 2014
October’s second sprint race is a 80nm Pick Your Own Course race off the coast of corsica in TP52s .
Race #761
NOR from brainaid.de
TP52 INFO
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SPRCH-SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
Race starts: Oct 26th 08:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Masirah Circuit
October’s first sprint race sees us complete a 80nm lap Masirah Island off the coast of Oman in First 47.7s. .
Race #759
NOR from brainaid.de
First 47/7 INFO
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SPRCH-SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
Race starts: Oct 25th 23:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

PIC Coastal Classic Yacht Race 2014
Welcome again to New Zealand and to this year's classic coast race from Auckland to Russell. This 115nm race up the east coast of North Island is an icon of New Zealand yachting and usually offers interesting wx conditions while welcome bacon butties and rum await all yachties and mermaids at the finish
Race #760
NORfrom brainaid.de
Dufour 34 INFO
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
STATUS: RACING
Race starts: Oct 23rd 20:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

North West Passage Choices
Each year, more and more sailors are trying to sail the Northwest Passage. See this link for 2014 so let's see which SOLer picks the best route in their Finngulf 43.
Race #740
NORfrom brainaid.de
Finngulf 43 INFO
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
ALT. CLIENT:Classic
STATUS: RACING
Race starts: Oct 19th 22:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

SWR2014-2015 Leg 1 - Alicante to Cape Town
Welcome to the first of nine legs of the 2014-2015 Sailonline World Race in a new 65 foot ocean racer! We sail from Alicante to Capetown, a journey of over 5000nm, crossing the equator.
Race #756
NOR from brainaid.de
OD65 POLAR
WX Updates: 0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SWR1415-OCCH-SYC
SOL Classic Client
STATUS: RACING
Race starts: Oct 11th 12:00 Registration Open!
GO TO RACE

Go to race archive

SYC Ranking

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

View full list

Series

Mobile Client

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

The mobile client