Areas are lines that are draw on our race can be used to show,

  • where the racing will take place, 
  • areas that are out-of-bounds,
  • the route that competitor will take,
  • any other shape that will help your viewers understand your race.

KML files are made using the google maps website.  Start by going to

Click the hamburger menu, select "your places"

Click "Create map"

Draw a line, "Add line or shape"

Click the 3 dots beside the map name to export to KML.

Now you can import the KML file into YachtBot.