FAI Free Flight World Cup 2017


Report of the FAI Jury on Huron Cup 2017

Last update of this page: 24 July 2017
Competition2017 Huron Cup for FAI Free Flight – July 16, 2017 Tottenham, Ontario, Canada
FAI Jury members

1. Charlie Jones, USA

2. Jama Danier, CAN

3. Yury Shvedenkov, CAN

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/BC 240 seconds and 240 seconds.  For the remaining four rounds flight time was 180 seconds.

Interruptions and delays

Round 4 was delayed 1 ˝ hours due to rain storm activity. Flyoffs were delayed to the late evening after due to weather conditions. 

Weather and visibility

Excellent weather conditions. 0 to 2 m/s wind for rounds 1-3. Rain storms caused a delay which was followed by sunshine and strong thermals with wind speeds of 3-4 m/s and temperature of 25 C. Flyoff weather was excellent with 0- 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 starting poles and 5 rounds.

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


No protests

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