[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - leisure=racetrack

Yves yvecai at mailbox.org
Thu Aug 23 13:47:37 UTC 2018

I really fail to understand why leisure=sport_center (or else) + sport=kart doesn't suits you.

Le 23 août 2018 15:01:58 GMT+02:00, Lorenzo Mastrogiacomi <lomastrolo at gmail.com> a écrit :
>Il giorno gio, 23/08/2018 alle 08.59 +0200, Yves ha scritto:
>> Lorenzo, I think you're doing it wrong: if you have knowledge about
>> motor sport and feel the need to document a tag for those, good.
>> Now there is a lot of sports where people 'race' in a wide range of
>> facilities. Trying to get a one size fit all tag for everyone of
>> them, including those you have no clue about is deemed to fail:
>> either it will be inappropriate for corner cases or so general it
>> won't be useful at all.
>I don't necessarily want to include everything but I think it's fair to
>assume a general point of view. 
>> Now for motor sports, what is the added value for racing=motor_sport
>> when there is sport=karting ? I'd let this to data consumer.
>Karting is a sport practiced in rather typical places and it is clear
>that if I combine sport=karting even to a not ideal tag like
>leisure=sports_centre the mapped feature is a racetrack for go-karts.
>But sport = * is a tag subject to unrecognized and multiple values and
>it is not always useful to understand what a feature is, if a typical
>sports centre where you play tennis or soccer or rather for example a
>track for Folkrace, sometimes tagged with sport=folkrace.
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