Author: ELB Software
PO BOX 463
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
Evaluation Copy Source: Downloaded from ELB Software web site. Download file size is 3.6 MB.
Handicap Systems Supported: None, one design/level racing scoring only.
Windows based (Version 2.8 and higher), runs under Windows XP and Vista, would not install on Windows 7, 64 bit.
Requires 28 MB of disk space for installed version
Description: New features for version 3.3 include:
- Downloaded version is fully functional shareware
- Drag and drop finish entry
- Customized registration report
- Ability to archive fleets
- Support for ISAF ID
Program downloaded from ELB software self contained installation file. Extensive program documentation is provided as part of the downloaded material and there are built in help files included. Documentation is also available on the web site in html format. Data entry is fully Windows based. Several different scoring methods and scoring options are supported. Race Log is strictly a scoring program, and it does not do any type of handicap calculations or corrections. Very good flexibility in managing fleets, divisions and classes is provided. Team racing is supported in the current version. Season and weekend standings can be separated out. Results from one year can be compared to another year's results. Version 3.4 and later versions of the program are in full compliance with the Racing Rules of Sailing . Error checking is built in. Numerous output options are included including html format for publishing on web pages. Registered users can upload results to the Race Log web site for hosting. Support is indicated from ELB Software and change notification has been very good.
Ordering: The shareware version can be downloaded at ELB web site for no charge. The Pro version which provides for additiona registered users and technical support is $49.95 plus shipping and handling.