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 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