FAI Free Flight World Cup 2013


Report of the FAI Jury on 7th Trofeo Cittâ di Capannori 2013

Last update of this page: 15 October 2013
Competition7^ TROFEO CITTA’ DI CAPANNORI – Capannori (LU), Italy
FAI Jury members

1. Bodin Jean-Luc (France) / Fuss Helmut (Austria)

2. Fabbianelli Umberto (Italy)

3. Rocca Mario (Italy) / Facchini Vito (Italy

Advance information

Bulletin in English and Italian were issued and distributed to potential competitors more than one month before the contest date. Pubblication on web site www.asdvoli.it progressively updated with competitors list.

Schedule of competition

Saturday 12, 2013 : F1A class. The F1Q class not flown due to lack of competitors. Sunday 13, 2013: F1B and F1C class . Start-up at 8,00 AM

Duration of rounds

60 min including 5 min for pole changes.

Breaks between rounds

None, only at the end of qualifying rounds before fly-offs. 2 hours in the F1A day and 30 min in the F1B and F1C with 15 min between classes.

Maximum durations in each round

F1A: 1st 210 sec; from 2nd to 6 th : 180 sec and 7th : 300 sec ; F1B & F1C: 1st 240 sec. from 2nd to 7 th 180 sec. Fly-offs: 1st 420 and 2nd 540 sec

Interruptions and delays


Weather and visibility

The first day slight rain in the morning and sunny in the rest of the day, sunny and cloudy on day 2, wind 0-1m/sec on both days

Flight line - changes of position

Change on day one for fly-off

Number of starting poles

6 in F1A, 4 inF1B, 3 in F1C pre-assigned

Number of competitors per pole

Average 3/pole

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code


Observations on timekeeping


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

After fly-offs on both days on the field
Results on public scoring board with name, nationality and junior (J) evidence.
Juniors: F1A: none; F1B: 2 ; F1C: none.

Any incident or accident




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