The Finishing Line

Yacht Race Results System

To download the latest update, click on the Version number below. This will allow you to download the update file to your computer. You can then double click on the downloaded file to implement the changes. The new version will not affect the data you have recorded in your database, however, it is always recommended that you should have a current back up copy of your .mdb file.

For a full list of all changes made to The Finishing Line click here

 

The Finishing Line is distributed and supported by Rossdhu Business Systems Pty Ltd on a "best endeavours" basis.

The system is initially loaded from a CD and may then be kept up to date by downloading updates from this web-site.

To bring your system up to date, you can download the latest update from the list of updates on the left hand side of this page. You do not need to have downloaded previous updates.

The FAQ section, accessed from the FAQ button on the menu bar, addresses many of the common questions about The Finishing Line. However, if your question is not included there, feel free to send an email to Patrick Colquhoun at rossdhu@iinet.net.au

Version 3.10.9 released 14 February 2019

Note: Registration for the year 2018-2019 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

In Realtime entry of Finishing times the boat name is displayed for Pending boats and you can sort participants on boat name.

Version 3.10.8 released 14 February 2019

Note: Registration for the year 2018-2019 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

Corrects an error in the recalculation of handicaps using the Yardstick ET option.

Version 3.10.7 released 30 January 2019

Note: Registration for the year 2018-2019 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

When calculating Fall Numbers you can now indicate which boats will be sailing JAM and their fall numbers will be adjusted accordingly.

Version 3.10.6 released 21 January 2019

Note: Registration for the year 2018-2019 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

The processing of penalties has been changed to conform to the current Blue book. For details see Penalties under Help.

The Start type has been added to the Race Calendar report.

 

Version 3.10.5 released 14 January 2019

Note: Registration for the year 2018-2019 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

Modified the program to ensure the handicap updates are done after a Consolidation race.

Put in a help message when you get a Permission denied message when altering the clock in real time entry.