Stop Watch: Handling Duplicates
The Real Time sail number capture data needs to be verified prior to use. Duplicated sail numbers and identical time stamps must be dealt with prior to using the finish time-stamps. There are different scenarios for each of these two issues, and different countermeasures.
Duplicate Sail Numbers
Scenario 1: The Boat Crossed the Finish Line Twice
Scenario 2: Someone has borrowed a Mate’s Sail for the day
Duplicate Time Stamps
Scenario 1: One Design Racing
Scenario 2: Handicap Racing in Different Divisions
Scenario 3: Handicap Racing Same Divisions
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