Guidelines

Terms of use of the Club House

Welcome to the discussion Club House of Virtual Regatta!

This Club House allows you to chat with other players and share advice with them on inshore and offshore games, or discuss other aspects of the Virtual Regatta game and other boating news. The community Club House is only meaningful if everyone is courteous and friendly, so we ask that you remain friendly with all participants on this Club House.

The Rules of Conduct described below show what behaviour we expect you to adopt, but also what you can expect from other community members. These rules of conduct are not exhaustive, they can not define all forms of aggressive behavior. Therefore, we will sanction or moderate behaviour that we deem inappropriate. Access to Club Houses is a "privilege" and never a "right". Accordance with the provisions of the TOS, Virtual Regatta reserves the right at any time to suspend your access to the Club House or website www.virtualregatta.com if you do not follow these rules of conduct on the Club House or otherwise behave in a manner we deem appropriate.

We reserve the right to evaluate each incident on a case by case basis. The measures taken may be more or less stringent than those listed in the following categories:

Racism or Ethnic Abuse

This category includes clear or suggestive messages and / or links to websites containing such language or images which:

Advocate racial / ethnic abuse.

clearly constitute racial / ethnic defamation

refer to a symbol of racial / ethnic hate

If the actions of a player on the Club House is such an activity, he / she:

Will be temporarily suspended from the Club House

Receive a final warning, any violation of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to a suppression of the player's account.

Exchanging accounts

This category includes messages to promote the sale or exchange of an account, or stating that you are looking to buy an account or boats:

Messages on third party Club Houses

Links to eBay or other online commerce sites

Indicate that you want to share something and enter your details

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

will receive a final warning, any violation of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to a suppression of the player's account.

Sexuality / Violence

This category includes clear or suggestive messages and / or links to websites containing links or language that:

refers to acts of extreme sex or violence

refers to extremely violent acts in real life

Pornography

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Club House will be suspended permanently.

Any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Threats in real life

This category includes clear or suggestive messages and / or links to websites containing links or language that:

Refer to violence - as it has nothing to do with the game

If the actions of a player on the Club House is such an activity, he / she:

Will be temporarily suspended Club House

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Distribution of personal information

This category includes:

The publication of any personal information relating to other players or employees of Virtual Regatta

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Club House will be suspended permanently

Sexual orientation

This category includes clear or suggestive messages and / or links to websites containing links or language that:

Refer in an insulting manner to any preference or sexual orientation pertaining to themselves or other players.

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Will be temporarily suspended Club House

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Publications of cheating, hacking, Trojans or malicious programs

This category includes

Publication of links to viruses, cheat programs, hacking or dangerous

If you want to inform Virtual Regatta about a way to cheat or hack the game, send a message via the help section of the site. Do not post on the Club House.

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Club House will be suspended permanently

Impersonating a representative of Virtual Regatta

This category includes

Impersonating an employee of Virtual Regatta and circulating false information

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Publication of the game content is not yet available / hacking databases

This category includes language, code and / or links to websites containing such information or images which:

Show elements the game that are not yet available online that have been posted by hacking databases of the game

Show the results of piracy.

Discuss or publish data that are not accessible under normal circumstances

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Club House will be suspended permanently

Obscene / Vulgar language

This category includes clear messages, hidden messages, signatures and / or links to websites containing language or images which:

Make an inappropriate reference to anatomy or bodily functions

Are of a pornographic nature

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

These penalties may seem harsh, but we sincerely believe that this type of behavior has no place on the Club House, due to its inappropriate nature and the family friendly nature of the game.

Inappropriate language

This category includes language and / or links to websites containing language or images which:

Incorrectly or inappropriately refer to the anatomy or bodily functions

Are in poor taste

Circumvent the profanity filter

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Harassment or defamation

This category includes messages clear and masked and / or links to websites containing links or language that:

Are insulting to other users, players, employees Virtual Regatta, the moderation team, or other groups of individuals

Constitute harassment extended to other users, players, employees Virtual Regatta or groups of individuals

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Harassment can take many forms, it is not necessarily limited to language. Harassment repeated against the same target can lead to more severe penalties. We hope that players do not always feel uncomfortable on the Club Houses.

Religions or religious figures

This category includes clear or suggestive messages and  / or links to websites containing links or language that:

Negatively portry religions or important religious figures

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Nationality

This category includes language and / or links to sites that contain language or images which:

Advocate nationalism or zenophobia

Contribute to racial vilification

Refer to symbols of national hatred

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Drugs or illegal activities

This category includes messages clear and masked and / or links to websites containing links or language that:

Refer to the abuse of illegal drugs

Refer to illegal activities

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Spam or Troll

This category includes

Excessive repetition of one or several similar phrases, or gibberish

Creation of subjects or discussion topics only aimed at disrupting the Club House

Disruption of topics, with arguments, off-topic messages to derail the conversation, insulting other players

Creation of subjects that are not constructive

Abuse reporting system messages by sending unintelligible or useless messages

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily or permanently depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Multiplication of the same topics

This category includes

Creation of topics to talk about topics that already exist

Create another topic on another Club House about a subject that already exists

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Referral to other topics with links

This category includes

Referral to other topics within Club Houses

Creation of subjects for the sole purpose of posting a link to another topic

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Will be suspended temporarily on the Club House.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

Advertising

This category includes advertising:

All products, websites or organizations unrelated to Virtual Regatta or charities

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Litigation and Claims

This category includes:

Publication of claims against the company ManyPlayers.

The publication of the content of letters, emails and telephone conversations dealing with disputes between players and ManyPlayers.

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

You can contact each department and express your comments or questions via the help section of the sitewww.virtualregatta.com

Any questions regarding the processing and delivery of prizes on ManyPlayers games will be at the following address: dotations@virtualregatta.com.

Discussion of sanctions on an account

This category includes

Creating topics or posts to discuss measures taken against a player, including the publication of in-game chat or e-mails between a player and a member of staff or moderator.

Creating topics or posts to discuss measures against a user or an account on the Club House

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Be suspended temporarily, depending on the seriousness of the situation.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

You have a way of contacting each service and express your comments or questions via the help section of the sitewww.virtualregatta.com

Even if we do not respond to all e-mails these are all read and the opinions of players is taken into account.

Circumvention of a suspension

This category includes

Publishing messages from another account

Asking someone to post messages on your behalf

If the actions of a player on the Club House are in such activity, he / she:

Club House will be suspended permanently.

Receive a final warning, any breach of the following Code of Conduct may then lead to account deletion player

IMPORTANT

Repeated violation of the Terms of Use or Code of Conduct on the Club House, as well as detailed rules above, will lead to the permanent suspension of Club House or deletion of user account.

This regulation applies to all languages. Any form of behaviour that violates these rules will be punished, whether in French or in another language.

We aim to keep Virtual Regatta fun and enjoyable. When you play the games offered by ManyPlayers or you post on the Club House, please remember that you will encounter thousands of other players who come from different backgrounds and who have different cultural expectations to you. Even if some images or words do not seem inappropriate to you, they can hurt or have a different meaning for another person. We have done our best to create an environment which is both fun and safe for everyone.

Now it's your turn!