St. Helier Yacht Club eSailing Virtual Racing
Virtual Regatta Inshore delivers high-intensity online racing, that is not only compliant with the Racing Rules of Sailing, but is also free!
Within the App, there is a Sailing School section for you to practice your boat handling and understand the game features before entering your first race.
The Virtual Regatta Inshore App is free to play and is available on PC, Apple and Android devices.
Here are the virtual race schedule and results.
How to Enter
The regattas are open to members of St. Helier Yacht Club.
Entry should be made by emailing the following information to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Title: eSailing Regatta Entry
Virtual Regatta profile name:
Your mobile number:
Regatta(s) you wish to enter:
Virtual regattas take place each week on:
Sunday mornings at 09:00
Wednesday evenings at 20:00
Retired gents (non spinnaker) racing on Tuesday afternoons at 15:00. To enter please contact Rhys - email@example.com
Each regatta will consist of five back to back races taking a total of approximately 45 minutes to complete.
Open the Game
For phone and tablet users, download the VR Inshore App.
Create an Account
Select the green button I create my account to create a new account.
Enter a Race
To enter a SHYC race, select the Custom Race button on the main window.
Click anywhere on the screen avoiding the account upgrade advert. Our races are free.
Select the padlock button at the bottom of the screen.
Enter the race code that you received in the yacht club email then click the green button to enter.
The Virtual Regatta App has a basic sailing school which we recommend you use to familiarise yourself with the handing of a virtual yacht.
Here is a quick video tutorial for creating a Virtual Regatta account.