A challenge is a race created by the Virtual Regatta team. It includes:
- One type of boat
- A duration
- A course
- A minimum number of races you need to completed in order to be listed in the rankings
Challenges over a longer period of time require you to complete a higher number of races.
You can find several types of challenges:
- Green challenges (in the Challenges category) are competitions to practice before official events
- Private Challenges and Arenas are closed challenges reserved for special occasions. Not everyone has access to them
- Blue challenges (in the eSWC category) are challenges of factor 1 countind towards the Esailing World Championship.
- Black eSailGP challenges (in the eSWC challenges) are challenges of factor 2 counting towards the Esailing World Championship.
- Pro Racer challenges are challenges where you need to bid credits. Depending on your final position you may earn more or less than your bid.
- Cutom Races are races organized and created by the community.
- Duels / Match Races are challenges of 1v1
- Tutorials / Training challenges help you practice how to helm each boat as well as teach you how to race a virtual regatta