Racers: heads up!

Racers: heads up!

Post by Joel Cla » Sat, 13 Aug 1994 00:00:24

As many of you have noticed there is a new newsgroup rec.boats.racing.
It is off to a great start with 34 posts in the first 16 hours.
I have included the rec.boats.racing Charter below for those that missed
the Request for Discussion and Call for Votes.
It is hoped the new newsgroup will relieve some of the traffic in rec.boats.
Recent rec.boats threads that would be appropriate for posting to
rec.boats.racing are the race results threads for the Kenwood races, and the
recent races from San Francisco and Victoria to Hawaii, the Racing Spinaker
thread, the race rules and barging the start line threads, etc.
Boaters looking for tips on getting the best performance from there boat
(even when not racing) will find the readers of rec.boats.racing very
informed on the subject.

enjoy!

joel clark

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CHARTER
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The proposed unmoderated newsgroup rec.boats.racing will be
open to discussions on all topics related to racing boats such as:
    - racing skill and training
    - performance tuning techniques
    - discussion on obtaining greatest speed from your boat
    - upcoming events, races, and regattas
    - competition results
    - rules and regulations
    - requests for crews
    - requests for boats to race on
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