Race Management

Info for owners of races.

Overview & Checklist: YachtBot for regattas
YachtBot is a live tracking system that allows clubs or race organisers to provide live races to online spectators, and race data for post-analysis to compe...
Tue, 19 Jan, 2016 at 5:11 PM
Setting up a race course
YachtBot racing is at its best when plenty of context is provided: who are the competitors, what is the wind doing, where is the start line? In this...
Tue, 19 Jan, 2016 at 5:12 PM
Race Timing - Lap line
In this example, we will work through setting up a race session containing 5 boats, a handful of race marks, and one single lap line for timing competitors....
Fri, 18 May, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Getting your race participants' data
The following instructions are intended for race organisers, who are assumed to have a YachtBot account with the appropriate plan, allowing them to create r...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016 at 3:46 PM
Placing Buoys and markers
A race or a training session is more meaningful when you can see where buoys are. The gold standard is to track the buoys live, so that any course changes a...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016 at 3:48 PM
Embedding a race into your website
YachtBot races are easy to view online, and the unique link to a specific race is easily generated and shared. This document outlines how to create a public...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016 at 3:49 PM