FAI Free Flight World Cup 2017


Report of the FAI Jury on 7th Volare Lessini 2017

Last update of this page: 19 June 2017
CompetitionWorld Cup F1E „7° Volare Lessini“- June 11th 2017.
Monti Lessini – Bosco Chiesanuova - ITALY - 1650 m a.s.l.
FAI Jury members

1. Giorgio Venuti (ITA)

2. Pierre Chaussebourg (FRA)

3. Tomazzoni Maurizio (ITA)

Advance information

Sent via e-mail to most of participant.

Schedule of competition

June 9th: practice on slope at Lessini Mounts. Registration at Frizzolan Hotel (Bosco Chiesanuova).
June 10th: competition 2° Trofeo GAR Rovereto
June 11th (h 8, 30’) follows registration
Competition start h. 9. 30
Contest Manager Paolo Vettorazzo

Duration of rounds

75 min

Breaks between rounds

30 min break between round 3 and round 4

Maximum durations in each round

240 sec

Interruptions and delays


Weather and visibility

Partial cloudy during early morning, sunny rest of the day. Temp. 15-25 °C.
Visibility good.
Wind 2-3 m/s (round 1 & 2), 4-7 m/s (round 3-4-5 & fly-off)

Flight line - changes of position

Start line against the wind.
Fly-off in lower position on the slope.

Number of starting poles

5 starting poles
(10 on first fly-off and 6 on second fly-off)

Number of competitors per pole

9 competitors per pole
(single competitor/pole on fly-off)

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

5 min working time as common in use in F1E competitions.
Partial results exponed during each round.

Observations on timekeeping

Double timekeepers per pole equipped with binoculars and tripod.

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

h 18. 30'- Prize giving ceremony on the slope after the competition.
Individual three best seniors & juniors were awarded.
Two best members of first 3 teams senior were awarded separately
Results can be shown during the ceremony.

Any incident or accident



No protests, no complains.

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