5 oceans race

Place for Virtual Yacht Racers to crow about who is where in the pack
User avatar
keith j
Inshore Skipper
Posts: 156
Joined: Mar 12th, '07, 18:54
Location: Gladstone Qld
Contact:

5 oceans race

Post by keith j » Oct 17th, '10, 20:02

Last edited by keith j on Feb 1st, '11, 15:34, edited 1 time in total.
Keith and Sandra
NW23 "Off Road"
"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails".
-William Arthur Ward

User avatar
MargGannet
Yachtmaster
Posts: 2097
Joined: Oct 13th, '06, 10:51
Location: Bayswater North, Vic

Post by MargGannet » Oct 17th, '10, 20:30

some usual suspects keith...

Gannet 2 is in! must have rocks in the head. lots of self steering will be done I suspect as the sailing season cuts in!
Marg
Special Edition NX 25,
LC 80 series
Bayswater North, Vic

User avatar
keith j
Inshore Skipper
Posts: 156
Joined: Mar 12th, '07, 18:54
Location: Gladstone Qld
Contact:

Post by keith j » Oct 17th, '10, 20:38

"kjinoz" will be a starter.

could be a problem while I'm sailing around the Kepples for a couple of weeks.
Keith and Sandra
NW23 "Off Road"
"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails".
-William Arthur Ward

Brolga
CompetentCrew
Posts: 54
Joined: Nov 13th, '09, 20:04
Location: Canberra

Post by Brolga » Oct 17th, '10, 20:49

Brolga is there.

User avatar
Warrigal150
Lakes & Bays Skipper
Posts: 377
Joined: Sep 14th, '09, 19:56
Location: Melbourne

Post by Warrigal150 » Oct 17th, '10, 22:25

Warrigal signed on. Even bought the new sails. 10k Euro would do nicely, may even get real new sails.

ddeas01
CompetentCrew
Posts: 92
Joined: Aug 16th, '07, 16:21

Post by ddeas01 » Oct 18th, '10, 07:36

HALCYON is in and away....

I will see if I can miss Africa this time.
Last time I did this run I hit it with a 70Ft Tri :oops:
Regards
David

Sunmaid 20, 'Halcyon'
Jackaroo 98 SE
VORG 'Halcyon'

User avatar
Tim
Able Skipper
Posts: 1592
Joined: Nov 11th, '08, 13:30
Location: Patterson Lakes, Vic
Contact:

Post by Tim » Oct 18th, '10, 10:26

I'm in... Maggie - Jedda22
Drikko's in...drikko
Claire is in...Sailing Claire

Have fun!!

User avatar
MargGannet
Yachtmaster
Posts: 2097
Joined: Oct 13th, '06, 10:51
Location: Bayswater North, Vic

Post by MargGannet » Oct 18th, '10, 10:27

Have fun Sailing Claire... :D
Marg
Special Edition NX 25,
LC 80 series
Bayswater North, Vic

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 18th, '10, 17:28

Slainte is in 8)

User avatar
Tim
Able Skipper
Posts: 1592
Joined: Nov 11th, '08, 13:30
Location: Patterson Lakes, Vic
Contact:

Post by Tim » Oct 18th, '10, 18:24

slainte wrote:Slainte is in 8)
Can't find you in the search... did you check the ignore friends of tscom button... :lol:

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 18th, '10, 18:46

Try Slainte1, am 10nm behind the pack
cheers
ken 8)

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 18th, '10, 18:59

have found you guys, sitting abeam of drikko
ken 8)

User avatar
Warrigal150
Lakes & Bays Skipper
Posts: 377
Joined: Sep 14th, '09, 19:56
Location: Melbourne

Post by Warrigal150 » Oct 19th, '10, 18:26

Bloody hell.......forget to check in morning and am 100nm behind in arvo!!

Like the boy with the wheelbarrow I guess.

User avatar
MargGannet
Yachtmaster
Posts: 2097
Joined: Oct 13th, '06, 10:51
Location: Bayswater North, Vic

Post by MargGannet » Oct 19th, '10, 18:27

ooops - better go look... :oops:
Marg
Special Edition NX 25,
LC 80 series
Bayswater North, Vic

User avatar
MargGannet
Yachtmaster
Posts: 2097
Joined: Oct 13th, '06, 10:51
Location: Bayswater North, Vic

Post by MargGannet » Oct 19th, '10, 18:34

Horrors :shock:
Way behind! better get my act together and look a bit more often! :lol:
Marg
Special Edition NX 25,
LC 80 series
Bayswater North, Vic

User avatar
Warrigal150
Lakes & Bays Skipper
Posts: 377
Joined: Sep 14th, '09, 19:56
Location: Melbourne

Post by Warrigal150 » Oct 19th, '10, 20:04

Any chance a mod could make this subject sticky?

User avatar
Tim
Able Skipper
Posts: 1592
Joined: Nov 11th, '08, 13:30
Location: Patterson Lakes, Vic
Contact:

Post by Tim » Oct 20th, '10, 08:29

just gotta bump it up every once in a while...

User avatar
Warrigal150
Lakes & Bays Skipper
Posts: 377
Joined: Sep 14th, '09, 19:56
Location: Melbourne

Post by Warrigal150 » Oct 20th, '10, 18:14

No wind in there Slainte, need to be outside the rumb line I reckon.

Great comeback, Marg. No work today?

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 20th, '10, 18:31

Oh bugger, there was wind there this mornin at 5 8)

User avatar
MargGannet
Yachtmaster
Posts: 2097
Joined: Oct 13th, '06, 10:51
Location: Bayswater North, Vic

Post by MargGannet » Oct 20th, '10, 18:52

Work today - just getting back into the am and pm checks to make sure I keep with the pack at least :lol:
Marg
Special Edition NX 25,
LC 80 series
Bayswater North, Vic

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 20th, '10, 19:04

You,ve done well to get back into it Marg 8)

User avatar
Warrigal150
Lakes & Bays Skipper
Posts: 377
Joined: Sep 14th, '09, 19:56
Location: Melbourne

Post by Warrigal150 » Oct 20th, '10, 19:06

Almost smashed into Keith just then and he's on a beeline offshore. Might be onto something I reckon, I'm going with him.

User avatar
keith j
Inshore Skipper
Posts: 156
Joined: Mar 12th, '07, 18:54
Location: Gladstone Qld
Contact:

Post by keith j » Oct 20th, '10, 22:04

Probably should have kept on the offshore beeline, looks a bit light down here.
Keith and Sandra
NW23 "Off Road"
"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails".
-William Arthur Ward

User avatar
slainte
Able Skipper
Posts: 747
Joined: Sep 5th, '10, 12:12
Location: shailer park

Post by slainte » Oct 20th, '10, 23:26

at this rate mite make cape town for xmas. shaould have taken 4 carstons of teds :lol: 8)

User avatar
Tim
Able Skipper
Posts: 1592
Joined: Nov 11th, '08, 13:30
Location: Patterson Lakes, Vic
Contact:

Post by Tim » Oct 21st, '10, 09:48

Geez drik, you've got an entire ocean and you broadside me...haven't you seen the latest racing rules...
Yellow hull has right of way over Blue hull in ALL circumstances...

Post Reply

Return to “Virtual Racing”