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What is Virtual Loup-De-Mer?

It's a web-based real-time Sailboat-routing simulation. It uses real weather data (data for wind strength and direction are updated every 6 hours - GMT 3h40, 9h40, 15h40 & 21h40). GRIB file is available here: http://grib.virtual-loup-de-mer.org/ GRIB files contains wind info in 3hour steps and 0.5° grid and is interpolated to be used in the game. Boat polar charts are similar to real boats, boat speed and direction are updated every 5 minutes (or less in some very short races). Races will be organised frequently.

In the navigation bar on the left, you will find links toward VLM documentation : Documentation and tools associated with VLM : Tools

As well as links toward the Forum (hosted by La Taverne) or the Chat

One Man, One Race, One Boat
Please observe the limit ONE BOAT PER RACE PER SKIPPER.

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180101 (FIGARO2) - 3 Mers: Puerto Ayora - Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

  • Race starting in 14 days 9 hours 24 minutes. - Engaged : 4 (unlimited)
  • Start line opened on : 2017/12/25 17:00:00 GMT.
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/12/16 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 105 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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20171226 (TRANSPAC52) - Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

  • Race starting in 14 days 18 hours 24 minutes. - Engaged : 4 (unlimited)
  • Start line opened on : 2017/12/26 02:00:06 GMT.
  • Start line closing on : 2017/12/26 14:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 622 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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180102 (IMOCA2015) - 3 Mers: Helsinki - Edinburgh

  • Race starting in 21 days 9 hours 24 minutes. - Engaged : 0 (unlimited)
  • Start line opened on : 2018/01/01 17:00:00 GMT.
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/12/16 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 904 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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180103 (MOD70) - 3 Mers: Perth - Hong Kong

  • Race starting in 28 days 9 hours 24 minutes. - Engaged : 1 (unlimited)
  • Start line opened on : 2018/01/08 17:00:00 GMT.
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/12/16 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 3257 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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20141009 (BP5) - PSDB > Perth - San Diego - Brisbane (playground)

  • Race opened since 1158 days 10 hours 5 minutes. - Engaged : 1165 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • The OMOROB rule is NOT applicable for this race !.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/12/31 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 300 %
  • WP(s) - 14337 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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170101 (FIGARO2) - 3 Mers: Pornichet - La Trinite s/ Mer

  • Race opened since 345 days 14 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 542 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2017/12/17 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 74 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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170102 (IMOCA2015) - 3 Mers: Colon - San Juan

  • Race opened since 335 days 14 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 301 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2017/12/17 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 1268 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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170103 (MOD70) - 3 Mers: Brisbane - Sydney

  • Race opened since 328 days 14 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 328 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2017/12/17 23:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 3352 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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20171104 (BP5) - C5 - 2017/2018 : Creac'h - les 3 Caps - Creac'h

  • Race opened since 36 days 18 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 110 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/02/28 13:00:06 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 24206 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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20171108 (C5G3) - 7102 srevne'l a ednoM ud ruoT

  • Race opened since 36 days 12 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 95 (unlimited)
  • This is a permanent/record race.
  • Start line closing on : 2018/02/28 18:00:06 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 300 %
  • WP(s) - 23865 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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171803 (VO65) - Vlm Ocean Race #3: Cape Town - Melbourne

  • Race opened since 0 days 18 hours 35 minutes. - Engaged : 291 (unlimited)
  • Start line closing on : 2017/12/11 13:00:00 GMT
  • Finish line closing condition : 150 %
  • WP(s) - 5536 nm - crank : 5 minutes - Spectator
  • Race Instructions on the forum
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Last global data update ended 0hour 0 min 26sec ago.
2.05 seconds (9 race(s), 646 boat(s)), 315.73 boat/sec (status page)

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