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Title Sailonline manual Sailonline manual
Date 2008-09-24 09:13:26 2008-11-11 09:41:16
Editor kalle Jeroen
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2008-09-24 09:13:26 by kalle
2008-11-11 09:41:16 by Jeroen
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11Getting started11Getting started
12------------12------------
13*Step 1.* [Register here](http://www.sailonline.or13*Step 1.* [Register here](http://www.sailonline.or
>g/accounts/register/ ) to create a user account. Y>g/accounts/register/ ) to create a user account. Y
>our user account will be used in all races you cho>our user account will be used in all races you cho
>ose to participate in. >ose to participate in. 
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t15*Step 2.*  [Sign up](http://www.sailonline.org/ract15*Step 2.**  Go to the the [list of active races](h
>es/all/)  for a specific race. There might be one >ttp://www.sailonline.org/races/all/)  and click "E
>or several active active races. For most races you>nter race now" on the race you wish to enter.
> can only choose one type of boat but in some you  
>choose a boat depending on class.  
16
17*Step 3.*   [Download the client](http://www.sailo
>nline.org/wiki/show/Download/ ) (program) you need 
> to be able to steer the boat. There is both a Win 
>dows-version and a Mac-version.  
18
19*Step 4.* Log in by simply starting your client-pr
>ogram using your name and password.  
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21The client (your tool for steering the boat)17The client (your tool for steering the boat)
22--------------------------------------------18--------------------------------------------
23Most of the graphical user interface in the client19Most of the graphical user interface in the client
> software is intuitive even for novice sailors. He> software is intuitive even for novice sailors. He
>re is a brief introduction.  In the map, the green>re is a brief introduction.  In the map, the green
> is land and the off-white is sailable water. You > is land and the off-white is sailable water. You 
>can zoom in and out by using the +/- symbols in th>can zoom in and out by using the +/- symbols in th
>e tool bar above the map. Your boat is bright pink>e tool bar above the map. Your boat is bright pink
>. You can center the map over your boat by pressin>. You can center the map over your boat by pressin
>g the third tool. You steer your boat by setting a>g the third tool. You steer your boat by setting a
> course or a TWA (explained below) either by press> course or a TWA (explained below) either by press
>ing the "steering-wheel" symbol followed by pickin>ing the "steering-wheel" symbol followed by pickin
>g a course on the map or by entering a desired val>g a course on the map or by entering a desired val
>ue in the small window to the right of the map.  S>ue in the small window to the right of the map.  S
>elect the desired steering mode CC/TWA and click ">elect the desired steering mode CC/TWA and click "
>Send Command" button. If you  wanted the command t>Send Command" button. If you  wanted the command t
>o be delayed for some time just enter the desired >o be delayed for some time just enter the desired 
>delay-time (in hours) and check the box to the lef>delay-time (in hours) and check the box to the lef
>t of the text "Delay command" before pressing "Sen>t of the text "Delay command" before pressing "Sen
>d Command". In front of your boat is a "predictor">d Command". In front of your boat is a "predictor"
> showing where your boat would be in 6 hours if th> showing where your boat would be in 6 hours if th
>e conditions where frozen as they are right now. E>e conditions where frozen as they are right now. E
>ach little knot represent one hour of sailing.  Th>ach little knot represent one hour of sailing.  Th
>e blue arrows are showing the wind and the blue co>e blue arrows are showing the wind and the blue co
>ntinuous iso-lines show points on the map with equ>ntinuous iso-lines show points on the map with equ
>al wind speed. Looking at the weather forecasts is>al wind speed. Looking at the weather forecasts is
> done by sliding the forecast-slider in the little> done by sliding the forecast-slider in the little
> window to the right of the map. Try the slider an> window to the right of the map. Try the slider an
>d notice how the weather changes. When new forecas>d notice how the weather changes. When new forecas
>ts are available the new weather automatically app>ts are available the new weather automatically app
>ears in the window. The funny-looking symbol to th>ears in the window. The funny-looking symbol to th
>e right of the steering-wheel in the toolbar is ma>e right of the steering-wheel in the toolbar is ma
>kes the window for the performance curve appear. I>kes the window for the performance curve appear. I
>n this window you can see, as a little black ring >n this window you can see, as a little black ring 
>showing the current sailing conditions. More on pe>showing the current sailing conditions. More on pe
>rformance below.>rformance below.
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Santa Monica Ron Miel Regatta 2021
Welcome to Islas Canarias for the 2021 running of a classic SOL perennial: our 1220nm round-the-islands TP52 slalom, originally designed in 2012 by SOLer TheHorn, starting from and ending close to Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria. This is our 10 year jubileum edition, as it was done for the first time in 2011 (on a slightly different track in year 1).
Race #1467
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Ranking: SYC
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Jakob's Birthday BBQ Race 2021
Sailonline had two founders and Jakob, the more senior of the two, has his birthday in April and it is therefore fitting that Sailonline's tradition of celebrating this joyous event by racing like loons around the Stockholm Archipelago is upheld. Please join us in a tricky 30nm race in beautiful Linjet33s from Revengegrundet Lighthouse to a birthday BBQ by Baggensfjärden.
Grattis på födelsedagen Jakob!
Lycka till, alla!!
Race #1462
INFO by brainaid.de
Linjett 33 PARTICULARS
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
Race starts: Apr 18th 14:00 Registration Open!

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Valletta Sprint 2021
Welcome once again to the Mediterranean and a true SOL perennial. At 588nm in often light Mediterranean airs, to-date no boat – multi or maxi, SOL or IRL – has managed to best the US's Rambler’s time of 47:55:03 for this course set during the 2007 Middle Sea Race. This year, we offer you our Orange 125 catamaran, so the record is on!
Race #1458
INFO by brainaid.de
Orange 125 PARTICULARS
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: SYC
RACE CLOSE: Monday,
April 19 at 2300 UTC.
Race starts: Apr 11th 16:00 Registration Open!

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Lima to Honolulu 2021
Welcome to Race 2 in our PAC6 Pacific Ocean racing championship, this a 3780nm leg from Lima to Honolulu in our fast Maxi Trimaran. Hopefully the trade winds will play ball and we should have a speedy trip, with only a small chance of the doldrums testing your light air skills!
PRIZE: SMPF
Race #1461
INFOby brainaid.de
Maxi Trimaran PARTICULARS
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
Ranking: PAC6-OCQ2-OCCH-SUPERSOL-SYC
Race starts: Apr 06th 21:00 Registration Closed

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Cape Horn TIMED Run 2021
Welcome to Chile, welcome to Cape Horn, and welcome to a course round these inhospitable waters. This is a place with plenty of wind and strong currents. Our 161 nm triangular TIMED RUN goes around two groups of small islands that are an important nesting site for a number of southern seabirds. Last raced in 2018, we are back here in our updated IMOCA 60s to attempt the challenge once more in these wild waters!
RE-REGISTER HERE to race again after finishing a run
Race #1463
INFO by brainaid.de
IMOCA 60 v2 PARTICULARS
WX Updates:
0430 / 1030 / 1630 / 2230
RANKING:
TRQ2 - TRCH - SUPSOL - SYC
RACE CLOSE: Sunday,
18 April at 23:00 UTC
Race starts: Apr 05th 12:00 Registration Open!

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