Bandit Regatta – July 10th 2017

From the left (in boats): Bianca (Bandit 25), Aark (Bandit IF), Alexandre (Bandit IF), Ultra (Bandit IF), Rugger (Bandit IF), Daenerys (Bandit IF), Neil (Bandit IF), Red (Bandit IF), and Shriurra (Bandit IF). On the dock: Elbag, Annalena, Helena, Petra, Lucy, Nenrio, Penny and Cryptic.

From the left (in boats): Bianca (Bandit 25), Aark (Bandit IF), Alexandre (Bandit IF), Ultra (Bandit IF), Rugger (Bandit IF), Daenerys (Bandit IF), Neil (Bandit IF), Red (Bandit IF), and Shriurra (Bandit IF).
On the dock: Elbag, Annalena, Helena, Petra, Lucy, Nenrio, Penny and Cryptic.

Smooth seas with light winds building to heavier winds featured in this weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta. This was our monthly ‘There and Back Again’ series of races between both race lines in the North Sea, in the Breadnut and Eden Auk regions. The sims behaved themselves excellently as no DNFs to crashes were recorded. The wind started out fairly light for the first race but picked up for the second race. This weeks fleet featured a majority of eleven Bandit IFs with one lone Bandit 25. We also had a nice turnout of spectators in the usual spots in the Eden Albatros, Eden Puffin, Ziziphus, and Breadnut regions. We would also like to congratulate Shriurra, who raced in her first two races in her new Bandit IF.

The first race, on the Breadnut to Eden Auk course, saw the fleet entirely made up of Bandit IFs. The wind was light at 11 knots and out of the southwest. The fleet got off to a paced start as half of the racers were over the start line as 35 seconds ticked off the race clock. Jackson got things started as he crossed the start line first at 00:00:06. Alice followed suit, crossing the start line at 00:00:09 followed by Alexandre at 00:00:19. Ultra was next to cross the start line at 00:00:23. Red was across the start line next at 00:00:34 with Neil right on her stern, crossing at 00:00:35. Rugger was next to cross the start line at 00:00:59, followed by Daenerys at 00:01:03, Elbag at 00:01:08, Moon at 00:01:15, and Shriurra, racing in her first race, at 00:02:16. Jackson took advantage of his great start and held onto the pack lead for the duration of the course. Alice was right behind Jackson, on his stern the entire course. Alexandre and Ultra had a great battle as they raced neck and neck with Ultra ultimately coming out ahead. Red was just behind with Neil just aft of her the whole course. Daenerys settled in next with Moon behind her. Rugger fell back in the fleet, settling behind Moon. Shriurra took up the rear of the fleet. Elbag was right on the stern Deanerys and Rugger on the first leg, but RL grabbed him, causing him to abandon the race and record a DNF. Jackson crossed the finish line first, taking line honors. Alice crossed the finish line second followed by Ultra, Alexandre, Red, Neil, Daenerys, Moon, Rugger, and Shriurra.

The second race, on the Eden Auk to Breadnut course, saw the inclusion of the lone Bandit 25 in the fleet. The wind picked up at 18 knots and changed direction, coming from the southeast. The fleet got off to a slightly slower start with half the fleet across the line as 52 seconds ticked off the race clock. Ultra got things started, as he crossed the start line at 00:00:!2. Moon was next to cross the start line at 00:00:21 followed by Daenerys at 00:00:30. Alexandre was across the start line next 00:00:35 followed by Bianca, in the lone Bandit 25, crossing at 00:00:49. Gryfin was next to cross the start line at 00:00:52 followed by Jackson at 00:00:55, Neil at 00:00:57, Alice at 00:01:00, Red at 00:01:16, Rugger at 00:01:19, and Shriurra at 00:01:22. Ultra held onto his great for a majority of the course but could not hold off Alexandre who made several moves through the fleet to overtake the lead. Moon fell back settling into the middle of the fleet from his great start. Daenerys also fell back in the fleet, settling in just aft of Alice and Moon. Bianca, in the lone Bandit 25, saw her WiFi connection drop and ultimately recorded a DNF. Gryfin slid back into the fleet, settling in behind Daenerys. Jackson and Neil were in a nice position battle as they both made moves to gain in the fleet. Neil came out slightly ahead as both settled in right behind Red, towards the front of the fleet. Alice picked up two spots from her starting position as she battled Moon throughout the race. Rugger and Shriurra both took up positions at the rear of the fleet. Alexandre was across the finish line in first, taking line honors. Ultra crossed the finish line second, followed by Red, Neil, Jackson, Moon, Alice, Daenerys, Gryfin, Rugger, and Shriurra.

More pictures after the results courtesy of Lucy K.

Race Director: Cryptic

Wind: SW (225°) 11kts

Wind: SE (135°) 18kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Alexandre (ramuf Resident), with Ultra (ultramantra Resident) second, and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Notes:
Alexandre (ramuf Resident) and Ultra (ultramantra Resident) both finished tied with 5 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
ramuf Resident 1 4
ultramantra Resident 2 3

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Alexandre’s favor with having a first place finish over Ultra’s second place finish as his best.


Gryfin (Gryfin Goldshark) and Shriurra (Shriurra Resident) both finished tied with 21 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Gryfin Goldshark 9 12
Shriurra Resident 10 11

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Gryfin’s favor with having a ninth place finish over Shriurra’s tenth place finish as her best.


Elbag (Elbag Gable) and Bianca (TgBianca Resident) both finished tied with 24 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Elbag Gable 11 13
TgBianca Resident 12 12

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Elbag’s favor with having a eleventh point finish over Bianca’s twelve point finish as her best.


We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

 

Bandit Regatta – March 2017 Results

This starts the first of several abridged racing results updates to bring the site up to date. In this update, the entirety of the Bandit Regatta results for March 2017.

February 27th, 2017

Race Director: Cryptic
Wind: SW (225°) 15kts

Race 1: NS-SOL-13A
Race Results:
1: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:13:06
2: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:13:36
3: Noel Oh IDBS33B0 — 00:14:05
4: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:14:11
5: Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — 00:14:44
6: Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — 00:15:53

Lap Times:
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:03 — Last lap: 00:13:03
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:11 — Last lap: 00:13:25
Noel Oh IDBS33B0 — Start: 00:00:08 — Last lap: 00:13:57
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:21 — Last lap: 00:13:50
Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — Start: 00:00:30 — Last lap: 00:14:14
Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — Start: 00:00:34 — Last lap: 00:15:19

Race 2: NS-SOL-13B
Race Results:
1: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:13:04
2: Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — 00:13:45
3: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:13:54
4: Noel Oh IDBS33B0 — 00:14:29
5: Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — 00:17:04
6: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 –DNF

Lap Times:
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:05 — Last lap: 00:12:59
Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — Start: 00:00:02 — Last lap: 00:13:43
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:14 — Last lap: 00:13:40
Noel Oh IDBS33B0 — Start: 00:00:23 — Last lap: 00:14:06
Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — Start: 00:00:45 — Last lap: 00:16:19
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:35 — Last lap: –DNF


Points:

Skipper Race 1 Race 2 Total Final Placing
ramuf Resident 1 1 2 1
Carlota Dufaux 2 3 5 2
Rayzza Rubble 5 2 7 3
Noel Oh 3 4 7 4
eager2discover Resident 4 6 10 5
Arwyn Silverweb 6 5 11 6

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Alexandre (ramuf Resident), with Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) second, and Rayz (Rayzza Rubble) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
As both races were raced with all IFs, the results are presented in class format.


Rayz (Rayzza Rubble) and Noel (Noel Oh) both finished tied with 7 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Rayzza Rubble 2 5
Noel Oh 3 4

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Rayz’s favor with having a second place finish over Noel’s third place finish as his best.


March 6th, 2017

Race Director: Cryptic
Wind: SW (225°) 18kts

Race 1: North Sea Manta
Race Results:
1: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:19:18
2: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:19:29
3: RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — 00:19:36
4: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:20:17
5: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:20:28
6: blondij Resident IDBSC2E7 — 00:20:50

Lap Times:
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:10 — Last lap: 00:19:08
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:17 — Last lap: 00:19:12
RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — Start: 00:00:07 — Last lap: 00:19:29
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:14 — Last lap: 00:20:03
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:24 — Last lap: 00:20:04
blondij Resident IDBSC2E7 — Start: 00:00:02 — Last lap: 00:20:48

Race 2: North Sea Short Loop (3 Laps)
Race Results:
1: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:22:27
2: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:23:05
3: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:23:55
4: RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — 00:24:12
5: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:25:14
6: blondij Resident IDBSC2E7 — 00:25:28
7: Gryfin Goldshark IDBSF3BD — 00:27:57
8: moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E –DNF
9: Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 –DNF

Lap Times:
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:03 — Lap 1: 00:07:43 — Lap 2: 00:07:19 — Last lap: 00:07:22
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:25 — Lap 1: 00:07:37 — Lap 2: 00:07:31 — Last lap: 00:07:32
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:21 — Lap 1: 00:08:02 — Lap 2: 00:07:38 — Last lap: 00:07:54
RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — Start: 00:00:11 — Lap 1: 00:08:08 — Lap 2: 00:08:05 — Last lap: 00:07:48
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:06 — Lap 1: 00:08:10 — Lap 2: 00:08:14 — Last lap: 00:08:44
blondij Resident IDBSC2E7 — Start: 00:00:07 — Lap 1: 00:09:09 — Lap 2: 00:08:07 — Last lap: 00:08:05
Gryfin Goldshark IDBSF3BD — Start: 00:01:01 — Lap 1: 00:08:31 — Lap 2: 00:09:07 — Last lap: 00:09:18
moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E — Start: 00:00:31 — Lap 1: 00:09:52 — Lap 2: –DNF — Last lap: –DNF
Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — Start: 00:00:33 — Lap 1: –DNF — Lap 2: –DNF — Last lap: –DNF


Points:

Skipper Race 1 Race 2 Total Final Placing
ramuf Resident 2 1 3 1
Carlota Dufaux 1 2 3 2
blondij Resident 1 3 4 3
RedHeadJO Resident 2 4 6 4
eager2discover Resident 5 2 7 5
Jacquimo Resident 4 3 7 6
Gryfin Goldshark 7 7 14 7
moonglownight Resident 7 8 15 8
Rayzza Rubble 7 8 15 8

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Alexandre (ramuf Resident), with Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) second, and Daenerys (blondij Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
As both races were raced with all IFs, the results are presented in class format.


Alexandre (ramuf Resident) and Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) finished tied with 3 points. As they both have duplicate finishes, Rule A8.2 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If a tie still remains between two or more boats, they shall be ranked in order of their scores in the last race. Any remaining ties shall be broken by using the tied boats’ scores in the next-to-last race and so on until all ties are broken. These scores shall be used even if some of them are excluded scores.

Skipper Race 1 Race 2
ramuf Resident 2 1
Carlota Dufaux 1 2

In the last race, Alexandre breaks the tie with Carlota with his first place finish over Carlota’s second place finish.


Neil (eager2discover Resident) and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) both finished tied with 7 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
eager2discover Resident 2 5
Jacquimo Resident 3 4

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Niel’s favor with having a second place finish over Jackson’s third place finish as his best.


Moon (moonglownight Resident) and Rayz (Rayzza Rubble) both finished tied with 15 points. As they finished with identical points for both races, neither Rule A8.1 or Rule A8.2 will break thier tie and they remain tied.


March 13th, 2017

Race Director: Cryptic

Race 1: North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk
Wind: SW (225°) 15kts
Race Results:
1: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:11:40
2: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:11:44
3: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:12:13
4: Shadow McConach IDBSAC60 — 00:14:19
5: RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — 00:14:45
6: Asmilla Resident IDBSC234 –DNF

Lap Times:
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:03 — Last lap: 00:11:37
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:03 — Last lap: 00:11:41
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:27 — Last lap: 00:11:46
Shadow McConach IDBSAC60 — Start: 00:01:08 — Last lap: 00:13:11
RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — Start: 00:00:12 — Last lap: 00:14:33
Asmilla Resident IDBSC234 — Start: 00:01:24 — Last lap: –DNF

Race 2: North Sea Eden Auk to Breadnut
Wind: SE (135°) 21kts
Race Results:
1: RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — 00:12:57
2: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:13:23
3: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:13:42
4: Shadow McConach IDBSAC60 — 00:17:41
5: Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — 00:18:08
6: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 –DNF

Lap Times:
RedHeadJO Resident IDBS5D9B — Start: 00:00:04 — Last lap: 00:12:53
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:05 — Last lap: 00:13:18
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:07 — Last lap: 00:13:35
Shadow McConach IDBSAC60 — Start: 00:01:05 — Last lap: 00:16:36
Arwyn Silverweb IDBS5E5E — Start: 00:00:36 — Last lap: 00:17:32
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:14 — Last lap: –DNF


Points:

Skipper Race 1 Race 2 Total Final Placing
eager2discover Resident 1 2 3 1
RedHeadJO Resident 5 1 6 2
Jacquimo Resident 3 3 6 3
Carlota Dufaux 2 6 8 4
Shadow McConach 4 4 8 5
Arwyn Silverweb 7 5 12 6
Asmilla Resident 6 7 13 7

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Neil (eager2discover Resident), with Red (RedHeadJO Resident) second, and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
As both races were raced with all IFs, the results are presented in class format.


Red (RedHeadJO Resident) and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) both finished tied with 6 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
RedHeadJO Resident 1 5
Jacquimo Resident 3 3

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Red’s favor with having a first place finish over Jackson’s third place finish as his best.


Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) and Shadow (Shadow McConach) both finished tied with 8 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Carlota Dufaux 2 6
Shadow McConach 4 4

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Carlota’s favor with having a second place finish over Shadow’s fourth place finish as his best.


March 20th, 2017

Race Director: Cryptic
Wind: SW (225°) 11kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Neil (eager2discover Resident), with Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) second, and Daenerys (blondij Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Cor (CorSakov Sosa), Shadow (Shadow McConach), and Howard Hughes (hallveis Resident) all finished tied with 11 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
CorSakov Sosa 4 7
Shadow McConach 5 6
hallveis Resident 5 6

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Cor’s favor with having a fourth place finish over Shadow’s and Howard’s fifth place finishes as their best. However, as Shadow and Howard still remain tied with duplicate finishes, Rule A8.2 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If a tie still remains between two or more boats, they shall be ranked in order of their scores in the last race. Any remaining ties shall be broken by using the tied boats’ scores in the next-to-last race and so on until all ties are broken. These scores shall be used even if some of them are excluded scores.

Skipper Race 1 Race 2
Shadow McConach 6 5
hallveis Resident 5 6

In the last race, Shadow breaks the tie with Howard with her fifth place finish over Howard’s sixth place finish.


March 27th, 2017

Race Director: Cryptic
Wind: SW (225°) 11kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Alexandre (ramuf Resident), with Daenerys (blondij Resident) second, and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) and Neil (eager2discover Resident) both finished tied with 9 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Carlota Dufaux 3 6
eager2discover Resident 4 5

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Carlota’s favor with having a third place finish over Neil’s fourth place finish as his best.


Shadow (Shadow McConach) and Erin Heatherton (ErinHeatherton Resident) finished tied with 19 points. As they both have duplicate finishes, Rule A8.2 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If a tie still remains between two or more boats, they shall be ranked in order of their scores in the last race. Any remaining ties shall be broken by using the tied boats’ scores in the next-to-last race and so on until all ties are broken. These scores shall be used even if some of them are excluded scores.

Skipper Race 1 Race 2
Shadow McConach 10 9
ErinHeatherton Resident 9 10

In the last race, Shadow breaks the tie with Erin with her ninth place finish over Erin’s ten point finish.

We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

Bandit Regatta – February 13th 2017

From the left (in boats): Arwyn (Bandit 25), Red (Bandit IF), Carlota (Bandit IF), and Jackson (Bandit IF). On the dock: Gabi, Joshua, Bonni, Gryfin, Petra, and Cryptic.

From the left (in boats): Arwyn (Bandit 25), Red (Bandit IF), Carlota (Bandit IF), and Jackson (Bandit IF).
On the dock: Gabi, Joshua, Bonni, Gryfin, Petra, and Cryptic.

This weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta saw smooth sim weather with high winds early that calmed down later. The sims behaved marvelously today as we had no crashes. The Bullace region has been given a clean bill of health after LL gave it some TLC on Friday. This was also our monthly There and Back Again series, featuring both race lines located in The North Sea. The wind was a bit high for the first race, at 21kts but died down for the second race, at 15kts. We had a nice turn out of spectators along the shores of Lighthouse Isle, in the Ziziphus region, the shores in the Eden Albatros region, and at the Robbins Reef Lighthouse in the Eden Auk region. This weeks fleet was made up of a majority of seven Bandit IFs with one Bandit 25.

The first race, the There portion on the North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk course, saw the fleet off to a great start in high winds of 21kts out of the southwest (225°). Jackson, in his Bandit IF, got things started as he crossed the start line at 00:00:02. Carlota, in her Bandit IF, was next to cross the start line at 00:00:12, followed by Red, in her Bandit IF, at 00:00:23. Arwyn, in her Bandit 25, was across the start line next at 00:00:29, followed by Noel, in his Bandit IF, at 00:00:30 and Neil, in his Bandit IF, at 00:00:39. Moon, in his Bandit IF, was next to cross the start line at 00:00::45 with Bonni, in her Bandit IF, crossing at 00:01:04. Arwyn, in her much faster Bandit 25, jumped out ahead of the fleet before the first mark, the green buoy south of Lighthouse Isle in the Ziziphus region. Jackson squeaked his way past Carlota, both in Bandit IFs, to settle into second in the fleet. Red, in her Bandit IF, settles in just aft of Carlota with Noel, in his Bandit IF, right on her stern. Neil, in his Bandit IF, was just to their rear as Moon, in his Bandit IF, was at the rear of the fleet. Bonni had to abandon the race, due to a RL commitment, and received a DNF. Arwyn increased her lead and crossed the finish line first, as Jackson crossed shortly after, in second. Carlota crossed the finish line next, followed by Red, Noel, Neil, and Moon.

The second race, the and Back Again portion on the North Sea Eden Auk to Breadnut course, saw the winds die down a bit to 15kts as they shifted direction out of the southeast (135°). Jackson, in his Bandit IF, once again got things started, crossing the start line at 00:00:04. Carlota, in her Bandit IF, was right on his stern, crossing the start line at 00:00:05. Neil, in his Bandit IF, was next to cross the start line at 00:00:13 followed by Red, in her Bandit IF, at 00:00:20. Arwyn, in her Bandit 25, was across the start line next at 00:00:30 followed by Noel, in his Bandit IF, at 00:00:41 and Moon, in his Bandit IF, at 00:01:11. Once again, Arwyn, in her much faster Bandit 25, dashed into the lead. Jackson, in his Bandit IF, was vying for position with Carlota, in her Bandit IF, when he took an ill timed tack to the south and got himself stuck in irons. Carlota took advantage and passed Jackson, as Neil, in his Bandit IF, and Red, in her Bandit IF, did as well. Noel, in his Bandit IF, and Moon, in his Bandit IF, brought up the rear of the fleet. Carlota, Neil and Red, all in their Bandit IFs, engaged in a mini-battle as they all were neck and neck heading to the second course mark, the pink buoy in the Eden Fulmar region. Red pulled off a slick inside turn around the buoy, passing Carlota and Neil, who had both come into the mark zone a bit high. Carlota slipped in just lee of Red, as Neil fell back just aft of them. Carlota and Red would continue to stay neck and neck until the third course mark, the blue buoy in the Sapote region, when Carlota finally got an edge and lead ahead of Red. Arwyn crossed the finish line first, however she missed rounding the blue buoy in the Sapote region correctly and was disqualified. Carlota crossed the finish line next followed by Red, Neil, Noel, Jackson, and Moon.

Race Director: Cryptic

Wind: SW (225°) 21kts

Wind: SE (135°) 15kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Carlota (Carlota Dufaux), with Red (RedHeadJO Resident) second, and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Arwyn was unfortunately disqualified (DSQ) from the second race for sailing the incorrect course.

We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

 

Bandit Regatta – January 16th 2017

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Dess, Neil, Moon, Margo, Carlota, Shadow, and Kurt. On the dock: Kezy, Cat, Gabi, Victoria, Nenrio, Cryptic, and Petra.

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Dess, Neil, Moon, Margo, Carlota, Shadow, and Kurt.
On the dock: Kezy, Cat, Gabi, Victoria, Nenrio, Cryptic, and Petra.

This weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta, featuring our monthly There and Back Again set of courses, saw a nice turnout with another large spectator turnout. The sims behaved for the first race, however turned a bit choppy during the second as they claimed three in the fleet with crashes causing DNFs. The spectators continue to turnout out in large numbers along the beach in the Eden Albatros region. Plus more were on Poseidon Centre Spectator Pier in the Eden Puffin region, gathered atop the lighthouse that is the name sake of Lighthouse Isle in the Ziziphus region, and also at the committee boat in the Breadnut region. This week’s fleet was another all Bandit IF affair with seven sailors racing.

The first race, on the North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk course which is the There portion of the series, saw a great fleet start with a wind out of the southwest (225°) at 18 kts. Dess got things going, crossing the start line at 00:00:03 with Kurt was right on her stern, crossing the start line at 00:00:04, with Jackson following right behind at 00:00:08. Carlota was next to cross the start line, at 00:00:19, followed by Neil, at 00:00:25, Margo, at 00:00:34, and Moon, at 00:00:53. Dess’s short lead at the front of the pack, from a great start did not last long, however as Jackson, Carlota, Neil, Kurt, and Margo all tacked to a better line west to the first mark, the green buoy south of Lighthouse Isle in the Ziziphus region, placing Dess behind them. Jackson would charge ahead and maintain his lead to the finish line in Eden Auk, claiming line honors. Carlota would cross the finish line second, followed by Neil, Kurt, Margo, Dess, and Moon.

The second race, on the North Sea Eden Auk course which is the Back Again leg of the series, saw the wind flip to 135° (SE) still blowing at 18kts. Carlota got things started this time, as she crossed the start line first at 00:00:16. Dess, still showing some a great pre-start routine, crossed next at 00:00:33. Moon was right behind her, crossing at 00:00:39, followed by Neil, at 00:00:41, Margo, at 00:00:59, Jackson, at 00:01:00, and finally Kurt, at 00:01:22. Jackson, although next to last across the start line, took the port tack line alone down to the Nance region then tacking east to the first mark, the green buoy south of Lighthouse Isle, in the Ziziphus region. The rest of the fleet took the starboard tack line out of the race line to the Eden Albatros region where they tacked south to the Ziziphus region. The southern tack to the Ziziphus region by the rest of the fleet is where the trouble started as several crashed crossing the region border from the Mammea region into the Ziziphus region. Dess, Moon, and Kurt would all not recover here, subsequently recording DNFs. Carlota and Margo were able to get back to their boats and continue on. Neil went through unscathed and slipped into second behind Jackson, who’s alternate line placed him in the lead. Jackson’s lead would hold as he crossed the finish line first, taking line honors. Neil crossed the finish line second, followed by Carlota, and Margo.

Race Director: Cryptic

Race 1: North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk
Wind: SW (225°) 18kts
Race Results:
1: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:10:40
2: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:11:03
3: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:11:11
4: Kurt Calamity IDBSD4BC — 00:11:14
5: gsgraaf Resident IDBS4338 — 00:11:33
6: desspaa Resident IDBS7ECF — 00:11:35
7: moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E — 00:19:08

Lap Times:
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:08 — Last lap: 00:10:32
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:19 — Last lap: 00:10:44
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:25 — Last lap: 00:10:46
Kurt Calamity IDBSD4BC — Start: 00:00:04 — Last lap: 00:11:10
gsgraaf Resident IDBS4338 — Start: 00:00:34 — Last lap: 00:10:59
desspaa Resident IDBS7ECF — Start: 00:00:03 — Last lap: 00:11:32
moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E — Start: 00:00:53 — Last lap: 00:18:15

Race 2: North Sea Ede Auk to Breadnut
Wind: SE (135°) 18kts
Race Results:
1: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:14:26
2: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:16:38
3: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:18:26
4: gsgraaf Resident IDBS4338 — 00:20:13
5: desspaa Resident IDBS7ECF –DNF
6: moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E –DNF
7: Kurt Calamity IDBSD4BC –DNF

Lap Times:
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:01:00 — Last lap: 00:13:26
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:41 — Last lap: 00:15:57
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:16 — Last lap: 00:18:10
gsgraaf Resident IDBS4338 — Start: 00:00:59 — Last lap: 00:19:14
desspaa Resident IDBS7ECF — Start: 00:00:33 — Last lap: –DNF
moonglownight Resident IDBSBF2E — Start: 00:00:39 — Last lap: –DNF
Kurt Calamity IDBSD4BC — Start: 00:01:22 — Last lap: –DNF


Points:

Skipper Race 1 Race 2 Total Final Placing
Jacquimo Resident 1 1 2 1
eager2discover Resident 3 2 5 2
Carlota Dufaux 2 3 5 3
gsgraaf Resident 5 4 9 4
Kurt Calamity 4 5 9 5
desspaa Resident 6 5 11 6
moonglownight Resident 7 5 12 7

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Jackson (Jacquimo Resident), with Neil (eager2discover Resident) second, and Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and to SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Neil (eager2discover Resident) and Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) finished tied with 5 points. As they both have duplicate finishes, Rule A8.2 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If a tie still remains between two or more boats, they shall be ranked in order of their scores in the last race. Any remaining ties shall be broken by using the tied boats’ scores in the next-to-last race and so on until all ties are broken. These scores shall be used even if some of them are excluded scores.

Skipper Race 1 Race 2
eager2discover Resident 3 2
Carlota Dufaux 2 3

In the last race, Neil breaks the tie with Carlota with his second place finish over Carlota’s third place finish.


Margo (gsgraaf Resident) and Kurt (Kurt Calamity) finished tied with 9 points. As they both have duplicate finishes, Rule A8.2 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If a tie still remains between two or more boats, they shall be ranked in order of their scores in the last race. Any remaining ties shall be broken by using the tied boats’ scores in the next-to-last race and so on until all ties are broken. These scores shall be used even if some of them are excluded scores.

Skipper Race 1 Race 2
gsgraaf Resident 5 4
Kurt Calamity 4 5

In the last race, Margo breaks the tie with Kurt with her fourth place finish over Kurt’s fifth place finish.

We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

 

Bandit Regatta – December 12th 2016

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Carlota, Red, Susi, Kurt, Jackson, and Margo. On the dock: Joshua, Gabi, Gilles, Nenrio, Shadow, Cryptic, and Petra.

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Carlota, Red, Susi, Kurt, Jackson, and Margo.
On the dock: Joshua, Gabi, Gilles, Nenrio, Shadow, Cryptic, and Petra.

This weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta saw some really great sim weather and a great turnout. The sims behaved well as the fleet raced back and forth across the North Sea in our monthly ‘There and Back Again’ series between the Breadnut race line and the Eden Auk race line. The turn out for today’s regatta was excellent as we had nine Bandit IFs and one Bandit 25 in the fleet mix.

Race Director: Cryptic

Wind: SW (225°) 18kts

Wind: SE (135°) 18kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Kurt (Kurt Calamity), with Margo (gsgraaf Resident) second, and Red (RedHeadJO Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) and Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) both finished tied with 9 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Carlota Dufaux 3 6
Jacquimo Resident 4 5

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Carlota’s favor with having a third place finish over Jackson’s fourth place finish as his best.

We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

 

Bandit Regatta – November 14th 2016

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Neil, Ray and Arwen, Susi, Carlota, Alexandre, Jackson, and Stu.
On the dock: Josh, Galaxosartwork, Petra, Cryptic, and Umi.

From the left (in Bandit IFs): Neil, Ray and Arwen, Susi, Carlota, Alexandre, Jackson, and Stu.
On the dock: Josh, Galaxosartwork, Petra, Cryptic, and Umi.

This weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta was an all Bandit IF affair with some great sim weather. The sims were well behaved as we had no DNFs recorded due to crashes. The only DNF was actually due to a script failure in Stu’s IF. We also saw the entire fleet made up of bandit IFs, which makes my post slightly easier with no handicapping needed. This week was also our monthly ‘There and Back Again’ using both race lines in The North Sea. The spectator turn out was again large as people gathered in the usual spots at the Poseidon Centre Spectator Pier in the Eden Puffin Region, along the shore in the Eden Albatros region, along the beaches on Lighthouse Isle in the Ziziphus region, at the committee boat docks in both the Breadnut and Eden Auks regions, as well as the Robbins Reef Lighthouse in the Eden Auk region.

The first race, the ‘There’ portion on the North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk course, saw a great exciting start as half the fleet crossed the start line in less than ten seconds. Alexandra was first across at 00:00:04 with Stu, with Kate, right on his stern at 00:00:05. Jackson was next to cross at 00:00:07 with Carlota following in tow at 00:00:09. Neil was next across at 00:00:21 followed by Ray, with Arwen, at 00:00:32. Susi got herself a bit caught up on her turn to the line in the pre-start but recovered well and crossed the line at 00:01:14. The lead pack of the fleet, consisting of Alexandre, Jackson, Stu with Kate, and Carlota stayed tight up until the first mark, south of Lighthouse Isle in the Ziziphus region. Stu’s boat had a script error and he wound up recording a DNF as it stopped responding to any input at the first mark. Carlota made her move at that mark as she passed both Jackson and Alexandre to take the lead. Alexandre and Jackson stayed right on her stern though. As Neil approached the first mark he went to high and wound up following the string back to re-round the mark properly. Ray, with Arwen, took advantage and passed Neil as he rounded the mark. Susi held up the rear of the fleet but still was making good time. Carlota’s lead never faltered as she crossed the finish line first, taking line honors. Alexandre was right in tow, crossing second as Jackson crossed just behind in third. Ray, with Arwen, followed along next, crossing fourth followed by Neil crossing fifth and Susi crossing sixth.

The second race, the ‘and Back Again’ portion on the North Sea Eden Auk to Breadnut course, saw a challenging start as the wind changed to 135° from the 225° from the first race. Alexandre got things started as he crossed the line first at 00:00:04 followed by Carlota at 00:00:15. Susi, who’s been working her fingers off practicing her starts, followed at 00:00:25 with Jackson in tow at 00:00:30. Neil was next to cross at 00:00:39 followed by Ray, with Arwen, at 00:00:48. Alexandre immediately went to a port tack after the committee boat, heading south down through the Genip region and into Cocoa region where he tacked east to the first mark in the Zizphus region, south of Lighthouse Isle. Carlota took the more traditional route out of the start, staying on a starboard tack heading east into the Eden Albatros region where she tacked south to head to the first mark. Susi took a chance and followed Alexandre’s course on a port tack south were she actually caught up to and passed Alexandre before they both tacked east to the first mark. The rest of the fleet followed Carlota’s lead and stayed on a starboard tack east before tacking south in Eden Albatros. As Carlota rounded the first mark, with a growing lead, Jackson was not far off in tow, with Neil just behind. Susi held her position just ahead of Alexandre as they both rounded the first mark all the way up to the second mark. Susi faltered slightly after rounding the second mark and Alexandre made his move, passing her and not looking back. Ray, with Arwen, was just to the stern of Susi and catching up. Carlota wound up repeating her position from the first race as she crossed the finish first and took line honors again. Jackson followed along in second with Neil crossing third. Alexandre crossed the finish fourth as Susi and Ray made a dash for the finish, with Susi crossing fifth and Ray, with Arwen, crossing sixth.

Race Director: Cryptic

Race 1: North Sea Breadnut to Eden Auk
Wind: 225 18kts
Race Results:
1: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:10:29
2: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:10:43
3: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:10:53
4: Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — 00:12:40
5: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:12:51
6: Susicat Oh IDBSE523 — 00:13:34
7: stuart1524 Resident IDBSAE60 –DNF

Lap Times:
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:09 — Last lap: 00:10:20
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:04 — Last lap: 00:10:39
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:07 — Last lap: 00:10:46
Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — Start: 00:00:32 — Last lap: 00:12:08
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:21 — Last lap: 00:12:30
Susicat Oh IDBSE523 — Start: 00:01:14 — Last lap: 00:12:20
stuart1524 Resident IDBSAE60 — Start: 00:00:05 — Last lap: –DNF

Race 2: North Sea Eden Auk to Breadnut
Wind: 135 18kts
Race Results:
1: Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — 00:13:32
2: Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — 00:14:23
3: eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — 00:14:49
4: ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — 00:15:14
5: Susicat Oh IDBSE523 — 00:18:06
6: Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — 00:18:22

Lap Times:
Carlota Dufaux IDBSC5F3 — Start: 00:00:15 — Last lap: 00:13:17
Jacquimo Resident IDBSF10B — Start: 00:00:30 — Last lap: 00:13:53
eager2discover Resident IDBSBAD2 — Start: 00:00:39 — Last lap: 00:14:10
ramuf Resident IDBSBD2E — Start: 00:00:04 — Last lap: 00:15:10
Susicat Oh IDBSE523 — Start: 00:00:25 — Last lap: 00:17:41
Rayzza Rubble IDBSF812 — Start: 00:00:48 — Last lap: 00:17:34


Points:

Skipper Race 1 Race 2 Total Final Placing
Carlota Dufaux 1 1 2 1
Jacquimo Resident 3 2 5 2
ramuf Resident 2 4 6 3
eager2discover Resident 5 3 8 4
Rayzza Rubble 4 6 10 5
Susicat Oh 6 5 11 6
stuart1524 Resident 7 7 14 7

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Carlota (Carlota Dufaux), with Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) second, and Alexandre (ramuf Resident) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate.

We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop to the first place overall winner.

 

Bandit Regatta – October 17th 2016

From the left (in boats): Susi (Bandit IF), Cor (Bandit IF), John (Bandit 60), Alexandre (Bandit IF), Stu (Bandit IF), Carlota (Bandit IF), Jackson (Bandit IF), Ultra (Bandit IF), and Gail (Bandit 25).
On the dock: Joshua, Gabi, Nenrio, Umi, Cryptic, Tessa, and Petra.

From the left (in boats): Susi (Bandit IF), Cor (Bandit IF), John (Bandit 60), Alexandre (Bandit IF), Stu (Bandit IF), Carlota (Bandit IF), Jackson (Bandit IF), Ultra (Bandit IF), and Gail (Bandit 25).
On the dock: Joshua, Gabi, Nenrio, Umi, Cryptic, Tessa, and Petra.

Slightly choppy sim weather and a great turnout featured in this weeks North Sea Bandit Regatta. The sims acted up slightly for both races, during the first and at the beginning of the second, before settling down and allowing for some really nice racing from a large fleet of Bandit boats. We also had another large turnout of spectators gathered to view our monthly ‘There and Back Again’ series of races across The North Sea at the Poseidon Center Spectator Pier in Eden Puffin, the committee boat dock in Breadnut, Lighthouse Isle in Ziziphus, along the shore of Eden Albatros, and Robbins Reef Lighthouse in Eden Auk. This weeks fleet was comprised of a majority of nine Bandit IFs, with one lone Bandit 25 and one lone Bandit 60 making up the remainder.

The first race, on the Breadnut to Eden Auk course, the ‘There’ portion of ‘There and Back Again’, saw a nice clean start from the entire fleet. Gail, in her Bandit 25, got things rolling as she crossed the start first at 00:00:08. John, in his Bandit 60, was next to cross at 00:00:22, with Alexandre, in his Bandit IF, following at 00:00:25 and both Ultra and Jackson, both in Bandit IF’s, next at 00:00:27. Viv, in her Bandit IF, followed next at 00:00:35, with Carlota, in her Bandit IF, right after at 00:00:45. Cor, in his Bandit IF, was next across, at 00:00:47, followed by Neil, in his Bandit IF, crossing at 00:00:52. Susi, in her Bandit IF, was next to cross, at 00:01:03, with Stu, in his Bandit IF, crossing at 00:01:10. Gail paced the fleet, in her speedy Bandit 25, with Alexandre, in his Bandit IF, making a move to pass John, and his Bandit 60, and taking up position behind Gail. Ultra, in his Bandit IF, also made a move to pass John and fell in behind Alexandre. Carlota, in her Bandit IF, made a move of her own to pass ViV, in her Bandit IF, sneaking right up on John’s stern. Cor, in his Bandit IF, fell back slightly with Neil, in his Bandit IF, and Stu, in his Bandit IF, both passing him. Susi, in her Bandit IF, fell in right behind Cor. Jackson, in his Bandit IF, unfortunately crashed on a rough crossing, and wound up recording a DNF. Gail finished first, claiming line honors, with Alexandre crossing right after her. Ultra was next to finish, followed by John, Carlota, ViV, Neil, Stu, Cor, and Susi.

The second race, on the Eden Auk to Breadnut course, the ‘Back Again’ portion of ‘There and Back Again’, had a bit of stormy sim weather hit during the start as well as a wind change from 225° (SW) from the first race to 135° (SE) for the second race. Three racers, Stu, ViV, and Susi all got swept up in some lag soup, preventing them from starting. You will see by the start times that the combination of lag and the changed wind and start direction threw the fleet for a small loop as the start times are much higher than for the first race. Gail continued her start luck, crossing the line first at 00:00:09. Alexandre was next to cross at 00:00:18, with Carlota following at 00:00:23. John was next across at 00:00:51, followed by Cor, at 00:01:03, Jackson, at 00:01:39, Ultra, at 00:01:46, and Neil at 00:02:38. This starting order actually held pretty much through out the fleet with Cor slipping two spots as both Jackson and Ultra made moves to pass him on the course. Gail once again crossed the finish first to claim line honors, with Alexandre crossing next. Carlota followed with John, Jackson, Ultra, Cor, and Neil crossing after.

Race Director: Cryptic

Wind: SW (225°) 18kts

Wind: SE (135°) 18kts

Note:
Did Not Finish (DNF) = number of finish +1
Did Not Start (DNS) = number of start +1

Today’s winner was Alexandre (ramuf Resident), with Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) second, and John (johnnyoldsmobile Adamczyk) in third place. Congratulations to all of you. Thank you to everyone who came to sail and spectate and to the SLCG for helping with race duties.

Race Note:
Carlota (Carlota Dufaux) and John (johnnyoldsmobile Adamczyk) both finished tied with 6 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Carlota Dufau 2 4
johnnyoldsmobile Adamczyk 3 3

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Carlota’s favor with having a second place finish over John’s third place finish as his best.


ViV (vivipezz Resident) and Neil (eager2discover Resident) both finished tied with 15 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
vivipezz Resident 6 9
eager2discover Resident 7 8

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in ViV’s favor with having a sixth place finish over Neil’s seventh place finish as his best.


Jackson (Jacquimo Resident) and Cor (CorSakov Sosa) both finished tied with 16 points. Rule A8.1 of Guidance on Scoring under Appendix A to the Rules of Sailing is used to break this tie:

If there is a series score tie between two or more boats, each boat’s race scores shall be listed in order of best to worst, and at the first point(s) where there is a difference the tie shall be broken in favour of the boat(s) with the best score(s). No excluded scores shall be used.

Skipper Best Finish Next Best Finish
Jacquimo Resident 5 11
CorSakov Sosa 7 9

With the race results rearranged in best to worst finish order, per A8.1, the tie breaks in Jackson’s favor with having a fifth place finish over Cor’s seventh place finish as his best.


We have a superb paint supplied by Ali Vultee, see her paint here: Ali’s Boat Paint Shop, and prize plaques for the top three places.