The second day of the Optimist World Championship saw lighter winds as the fleets were held ashore, waiting for the breeze to build. The first race saw the lightest conditions so far with about 8 knots.
An ISAF Level 1 Technical Course for participation related coaches was successfully delivered in Savu, Fiji in September 2014. The eight participants on the course learnt new techniques of teaching or the delivery of participation related sailing during the week long course.
Day 5 of the Rolex Middle Sea Race has proved a day of reckoning for the competing fleet. The forecast strong northwesterly wind has arrived and consistently blown over 25 knots with gusts exceeding 40 knots. The effect has been to catapult the previously slow moving yachts towards the finish line in Malta.
Argo Group Gold Cup - Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2014
23 Oct 14
Despite the best efforts of Tropical Storm Fay and then Hurricane Gonzalo, the Argo Group Gold Cup, the sixth stage of the 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, set sail on Bermuda's Hamilton Harbour , albeit postponed by 24 hours.
The data download service allows external sources to perform look-up
queries on Sailor Biography and Event data. The Sailor
biography query allows for automation of the process of validating
Sailor IDs and classification groupings. Performing look-ups
on events can be used to set-up an overall regatta in a 3rd
party software package.
Sailor Details Look-up
The first method is to use a query parameterised
with personal details:
Here the type parameter specifies a look-up on
Event elements, of the other parameters at least one is required, they
are specified as follows:
Date: In the format
YYYY-MM-DD, cannot be submitted as a partial string, specifies that
the results will include only regattas that are running during the
specified date (started on or before and ending on or after)
Title: refers to the name of the regatta, minimum of 4
characters, accepts partial strings, non-case-sensitive