The 2014 RS:One Trikora Beach World Championship has officially taken off in Bintan island, Indonesia. For the first time, Indonesia, the 2018 Asian Games organisers, is holding an international RS:One event with the strongest fleet an RS:One world championships has seen so far.
When the cannon fires sending the 118 entries on their way in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's 70th Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on December 26, two yachts will stand out, because they first competed back in the early days of the race.
The Mayor of Barcelona, Xavier Trias visited the Race Dock to meet the 16 Barcelona World Race skippers who represent nine different nationalities as they make their final preparations for their eight IMOCA 60s in readiness to start to the 24,000 miles non-stop race around the world on December 31st.
One design racing has so far served up just the outcome Volvo Ocean Race fans, sailors and organisers alike had hoped for with the introduction of the new identical Volvo Ocean 65s - incredibly close-fought racing and thrilling finishes.
It is mission accomplished for Ernesto Bertarelli's Swiss team Alinghi, as Morgan Larson and the team grabbed victory with both hands at Act 8 Sydney, presented by Land Rover, and with it the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series title.
The ISAF XML Regatta Reporting format (ISAF XRR) is an XML schema
defined by the International Sailing Federation; the world governing
body for the sport of sailing. It provides a universal standard for the
transfer of information relating to sailing events, including but not
limited to results, calendar and entry information.
Use the links in the menu above to navigate between the pages of
this section of the ISAF website.
If you require further information that is not currently included
or have comment(s) or suggestion(s) on the development of the project
and/or its online presence then please use the following link to access
the contact page for the ISAF technical department.
The Schema pages provide access to the
various development versions of the schema document and links to
examples that can be followed to assist in development of 3rd party
software to use XRR.
The Technical Specification pages provide
detail on the content of the schema documents including the source and
type of the information for a number of the data fields and how the XML
entities relate to one another.
The Data Transfer pages describe the XRR
message service in terms of the ISAF implementation and the methods
available for interacting with XRR with 3rd party software.
The Software Packages pages provide a
list of 3rd party software implementations which are compatible with
the data transfer procedures implemented on the ISAF servers. Links are
provided where available.
If you would like to nominate a software package for inclusion in our lists please contact the ISAF secretariat on the link above to register your interest and to organise an example implementation for testing against the XRR service.
The File Import page is a manual upload
tool that can be used to test XRR documents for correctness. It also
provides an upload tool for the particular case of a live Event where
an automated tool is unavailable.