We are passionate about sailboat racing. This site loosely documents our racing activity and contains (hopefully) informative and fun material on sailboat racing.
See you on the water!

Soyer family, October 2015.

Derin Can Soyer
2016 Optimist Rankings: 111th/233
2016 Optimist End of Season, Rutlands, 93rd/181 (Main Fleet)
2016 Optimist Late Summer, Hayling Island, 92nd/167 (Main Fleet)
2016 Optimist UK Nationals, Largs, 80th/124 (Main Fleet Junior)
2016 Optimist Inlands Championship, Grafham, 2nd/32 (Transition Fleet)
2015 Optimist UK End of Season Championship, Weymouth, 3rd/36 (Regatta Fleet)
2015 Optimist UK Nationals, Pwllheli, 3rd/54 (Regatta Fleet)
2015 Optimist Midlands Championship, Hollowell, 1st/17 (Regatta Fleet)

Orkun Soyer
2013 RS200 UK Nationals, 48th/96 (with I. Inan)
2013 RS200 UK Inland Champs, 28th/65 (with I. Inan)
2009 SB3 Italian Nationals, 3/(?) (with C. Ferro and M. Borri)
2001 Laser Std. US Nationals, 10/(?)
2000 Laser Radial Worlds, 12/142
1999 Laser Radial Worlds, 8/166
1998 Laser Radial Worlds, 8/240
1998 Laser Std. Europeans, 56/107
1994 Laser Std. Turkish Nationals, 1/18

Race Training with Jim Saltonstall (translation into turkish, with Anette Soyer) Buy
Book on Laser Sailing (in turkish, with Alp Alpagut) Buy
A to Z Sailing Dictionary (translation into turkish) Buy

SB3 sailing fast tips PDF
Match racing big picture PDF
Articles on faster Laser sailing (in turkish) PDF
470 Trim (incomplete) xls

2004 German 470 Cup_Reichenau (OSS) PDF
2000 Laser Europa Cup (in turkish) PDF
1999 Laser Radial Worlds (in turkish) PDF
1998 Laser Radial Worlds (in turkish) PDF

Oppie action video, Apr 2016 MOV1 | MOV2
Sailboat racing game written in Processing Source Code | MacOSX | Win
Orkun Soyer's sailing resume (incomplete) PDF
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