FAI Free Flight World Cup 2013


Report of the FAI Jury on Bear Cup 2013

Last update of this page: 30 June 2013
CompetitionBear Cup, Säkylän Pyhäjärvi Finland 9/3 2013
FAI Jury members

1. Kim Henriksson, FIN (Chairman)

2. Steffen Jensen, DEN

3. Atle Klungrehaug, NOR

Advance information

FAI Calendar, WEB-page: porinilmailukerho.fi/Bearcup2013

Schedule of competition

Rounds 9:00 to 14:00
1. Fly off started 14:40 in F1A, 15:10 in F1B, 15:20 F1Q
2. Fly off started 16:00 in F1A, 16:20 in F1B

Duration of rounds

1 hour

Breaks between rounds


Maximum durations in each round

Round 1 – 3: 180 sec.
Round 4 and 5: 240 sec.
1. Fly off : F1A and F1B 300 sec, F1Q 420 sec
2. Fly off : F1A and F1B 420 sec

Interruptions and delays


Weather and visibility

Clear sky, -20 in the morning and about -5 celsius during the day. Excellent visibility all day.
Wind in Round 1-5: 0-3 m/s
Fly off: 2-3 m/s.

Flight line - changes of position


Number of starting poles

20 (F1C and F1Q in end of starting-line)

Number of competitors per pole


Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Competitors were timing each other; Timing check was randomly preformed on the starting line by the contest organisation.

Observations on timekeeping

Random check of timekeeping from organisation-members.

Prize-giving and issue of results - confirm organisers provide results with full names, nationalities and number of juniors

Results continuously updated on score-board at starting-line.
Complete Result list printed out to competitors with final Results before Prize- giving ceremony. Prices to the first 3 in all classes, both juniors and seniors.

Any incident or accident




[Aeromodelling Commission] - [Results of Bear Cup]
[FF World Cup rules 2013] - [FF World Cup report 2013] - [FF World Cup results 2013]

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