9th.com continues to support Second Life sailing fans by sponsoring the 2007 Tako Cup Act III on September 15 — Fleet Regatta at AmericasCupAnywhere complex.

The 2007 TAKO CUP is a sailing competition open to all SL skippers which will be raced in TAKO 4.0 sailboats in the United Sailing Sims of Second Life (USS-SL) and related venues. The event will be sponsored by the USS-SL and others. Those interested in sponsorship information should contact MarkTwain White in-world.

Saturday, September 1 to Saturday, October 20, 2007

Fleet racing will take place at split times: 10am and 5pm SLT. Skippers have their choice of times to race.
Match races will take place at an agreed upon time between the competitors in a time window between 12:01am the day after the prior race event is concluded and midnight of the Last Day to Race (LDR) listed for the event in the calendar

Event – Date

September 1 — Act I – Fleet Regatta at Nantucket Yacht Club
September 8 — Act II – Fleet Regatta at Tradewinds Yacht Club
September 15 — Act III – Fleet Regatta at AmericasCupAnywhere complex
September 22 — Act IV – Fleet Regatta at Starboards Yacht Club
LDR September 29 – Round of 16
LDR October 6 – Quarter-Finals
LDR October 13 – Semi-finals
LDR October 20 – Finals

All Acts are of equal weight and will be run at split times: 10AM SLT and 5PM SLT. Each skipper is allowed one throw-out among the four regattas.

Notice of Race can be found here:

Tako Cup discussion thread can be found here:

Florencia007 Csak
ACA SL Management
9th.com President


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