FAI Free Flight World Cup 2015

FF WCup

Report of the FAI Jury on North American Cup 2015


Last update of this page: 18 February 2015
Competition 2015 North American Cup for FAI Free Flight - Feb 10/11, 2015 Lost Hills CA
FAI Jury members

1. Henning Nyhegn

2. Brian Van Nest

3. Walt Ghio

Advance information

Listed on the SCAT web page 

Schedule of competition

Listed on the SCAT web page

Duration of rounds

One hour

Breaks between rounds

No break between rounds

Maximum durations in each round

First round for F1A 210 seconds and 240 seconds for F1BC.  For the remaining six rounds flight time was 180 seconds.

Interruptions and delays

1 hr delay after round 5 to relocate starting line to accomodate wind direction change. Flyoffs were delayed to the morning after the event due to weather conditions. 

Weather and visibility

Excellent weather conditions for February. 1 to 3 m/s wind and temperature of 24 C. Flyoff weather was excellent with 1 m/s wind and excellent visibility.

Flight line - changes of position

Each competitor selected a location on the flight line and flew the contest from this position.

Number of starting poles

No starting poles

Number of competitors per pole

Not required.

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Only deviation from the Sporting Code was the lack of stating poles. 

Observations on timekeeping

No issues with timekeeping

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

 Full results provided. Electronic results published on SCAT electronic web page and on Facebook Free Flight Group.

Any incident or accident

No incident or accidents

Protests

No protests

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