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Author Topic: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada  (Read 82 times)

Offline Triffy

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Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« on: March 10, 2017, 09:23:54 pm »
Hi guys,

Kinda new to the sim racing scene. Recently decided to give it a shot and I've been trying to find a league that races on weekends at a normal time for me. That's where you lads come in.

Here's hoping my race craft improves, but in the meantime I hope you enjoy my entertaining noobish mistakes :)

I hope I can squeeze in the last race this weekend!

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2017, 09:31:51 pm »
Hi guys,

Kinda new to the sim racing scene. Recently decided to give it a shot and I've been trying to find a league that races on weekends at a normal time for me. That's where you lads come in.

Here's hoping my race craft improves, but in the meantime I hope you enjoy my entertaining noobish mistakes :)

I hope I can squeeze in the last race this weekend!

Welcome! I am a fellow Canadian. Glad you signed up and feel free to ask for help. Our fast guys are also nice and always willing to help. I lived in Barrie and Orillia for a while but am now in Vancouver.

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2017, 09:32:46 pm »
Great! Another Canadian!

Welcome my friend, to the land of enchantment. Hold on I was reading the script from my other job. Welcome to the VRC. Please make sure to check out our rules and regulations before Sunday so you know what to do on track.

Glad to have another member! I know what it's like to be new and learning. See you on track. I'll be on the server tonight. I'm in California so you have the reference for time. Maybe anywhere from 7-10pm. But not the whole time dammit!

Mr Michael

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2017, 09:58:08 pm »
Hey Triffy, if you are available sometime tomorrow, perhaps a few of us could run a mini race to get you used to traffic? it will take some of the stress out of the first race.

talent wise I am lower middle of the pack so I might be a good guage for you. We have some crazy fast guys that there is no shame in losing to, but we have a wide range of talent.

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2017, 10:40:31 pm »
count me in if you want to do some practice, the more the merrier.

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2017, 12:12:49 am »
Some practice sounds great. Gonna hit the track in a bit to do some setup work

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #6 on: March 12, 2017, 03:24:26 pm »
fellow noob here. on the track for the race today.

hoping to finish.

Tarheel Dan

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #7 on: March 12, 2017, 07:23:29 pm »
Welcome Triffy,

Always good to see new people around here. We have few off weeks before our next series with URD EGT mod starts. Feel free to look around in the forums and ask for advice if you feel you need one.

See you on track!

-Matt
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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2017, 12:42:20 am »
This must be the day the Canadians come out to play!
I grew up around Kingston Ontario, spent several years out west in Fort McMurray and Calgary, but now live in Boulder CO.
I am definitely a noobie, but I'm hoping to get on track and see how it all works. Got my wheel and rF2 set up but that's about it.
Looking for a place to play where I won't get smashed up by 12 year old kids every 5 minutes. :D
Hope to see some of you on track soon.
Ibby

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2017, 02:15:11 am »
This must be the day the Canadians come out to play!
I grew up around Kingston Ontario, spent several years out west in Fort McMurray and Calgary, but now live in Boulder CO.
I am definitely a noobie, but I'm hoping to get on track and see how it all works. Got my wheel and rF2 set up but that's about it.
Looking for a place to play where I won't get smashed up by 12 year old kids every 5 minutes. :D
Hope to see some of you on track soon.
Ibby

Is this Paul? I'm Tom and I think you were online with Michael, Mike and myself just a couple minutes ago. Could be a coincidence, but he was from Colorado too. Welcome anyway. Perfect timing as our season just finished!

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2017, 03:35:55 am »
Yep that was me.  :D

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Re: Hello from sunny (and not warm) Canada
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2017, 07:58:13 pm »
Another Canadian!!!


What is happening to our league!? We are infested now!

Hey Paul. Welcome!!

 

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June 18, 2017, 07:01:04 pm Tig_green says: EGT series, Sebring:

http://simresults.net/170618-9fI

June 12, 2017, 09:23:14 pm Stevo says: good idea Ignacio, look forward to this. I think everyone would. just imagine 200 streamers watching the biggest wreckin rookie in action and you whaling on about me. yeah my face is going beetroot as i speak

June 12, 2017, 08:12:48 pm Chad Brown says: I think that would be a grand idea Ignacio. You have the pleasure of watching the race and we get the pleasure of pretending we are actually professional drivers. LOL. I think it would be cool to have someone announcing the race live in a stream. If you are keen to do so I would not say no.

June 12, 2017, 03:04:17 pm i_hortal says: dont think so, unless a miracle happens this week. ive had awful luck this past months. :/

June 12, 2017, 12:45:18 pm Tig_green says: I like the idea Ignacio. I have had a secret wish that this would happen someday. Not sure where you find people who are willing to do this instead of racing... You won't be racing in Sebring?

June 12, 2017, 12:17:02 pm i_hortal says: how would you feel if i do stream your races and do commentary while i wait for my own driving :D ? maybe i can get someone else in the booth as im leaned more on the technical side and i alwady do regular streams on twitch.

June 11, 2017, 07:01:09 pm Tig_green says: EGT series, Road America:

http://simresults.net/170611-9rQ

June 06, 2017, 06:07:39 am Tig_green says: Some interesting stats: http://virtualracingchampionship.liveracers.com/League

I think we could make better use of the features there.

June 06, 2017, 04:03:53 am i_hortal says: sadly i missed most of the series but i'll have a new wheel tomorrow "again", hope to see people practising :p

June 04, 2017, 07:11:18 pm Chad Brown says: Malaysia Race Results:
http://simresults.net/170604-3YD

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