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Join the Group!

Posted by Atashi at 2015.05.18 11.27 in General

The Waikiti group is set for open enrollment and is free to join. All races are announced through the group, along with updates to the course, and updates to the boats.

You can access the group info through SL’s web interface here, or directly inworld at this link.


Please note that during our official races, object-rez is disabled in the Wharf area for everyone but our boat racers (with the Waikiti Waverunners title). You can earn your Waverunners group tag by racing with us!

Those without the Waverunners tag are still welcome to race, using the boats provided by our free rezzers.

Fastest Laps Board Reset

Posted by Atashi at 2015.05.16 11.56 in General

Prior to the start of our Fifth Series, the Fastest Lap board times have all been reset.

Make sure you come to the Waikiti Wharf and get your name back up on the board!


How To Update Your Boat

Posted by Atashi at 2015.05.12 10.45 in General

Now and then, the FW-2 boats are updated as we continue working to improve them and improve the racing experience.

New features might be added or bugs could be fixed.

To check for any available updates, just rez your boat at the Waikiti Wharf, near the start/finish line or in the pit lane.

Once you see the yellow ‘course sync’ light on the boat, click your boat for the options menu.

Update Photo

There will be an Update button on that menu. Just click it and watch for information in Chat.

If there is an update available, you will be given a new folder containing the updated boat and HUDs.

That’s all there is to it!

Get Your Own FW-2 Boat

Posted by Atashi at 2015.05.10 13.01 in General

The Formula Wai mark 2 (FW-2) racing boat is available inworld at the Waikiti Wharf.

Just next to the bridge, overlooking the start/finish line, you’ll find a table with a freebie boat giver, a freebie lifejacket giver, and a boat vendor.

Boat Sales Table

The only difference between the free FW-2 boat and the paid FW-2 boat is that the free version is no-mod. The freebie boat can be re-coloured using the built in scripts, but you are limited to the pre-loaded colours.

If you just want to race and don’t want to spend any money, grab a freebie boat and you’re all set.

If you want to customize your boat with your own texture, or you want to tweak the prims and trick out your ride — or if you just want to support the boat racing, then buy the Mod/Copy version of the boat. It’s only L$195!