FAI Free Flight World Cup 2018


Report of the FAI Jury on AFFS Championships 2018

Last update of this page: 17 May 2018
CompetitionAFFS Championships Narrandera 18-21 April 2018
FAI Jury members

1. PRESIDENT : Phil Mitchell (AUS)

2. Rob Wallace (NZL)

3. Charlie Jones (USA) + Alternate: Brian Van Nest (USA)

Advance information

Via entry form and Program published in FFDU

Schedule of competition

As Scheduled

Duration of rounds

1 hour

Breaks between rounds


Maximum durations in each round

Round 1 240 sec. Rounds 2-5 180 sec.

Interruptions and delays


Weather and visibility

Weather: Excellent. Cool early morning. Winds variable to 3-4m/sec early then calming to near zero at midday.

Flight line - changes of position

None required 2km+ all directions

Number of starting poles

Nominal 50m starting line. Separate starting lines marked by large traffic cones indicating each category.

Number of competitors per pole

Mostly one

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Competitors to time others. No motorised retrieval allowed.

Observations on timekeeping

Some light dust haze during early morning Flyoffs.

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

Printed results issued at Banquet. Confirmed to CIAM. Published to SEN and in next edition of Free Flight Down Under. No Juniors flying.
Prizes: Medals with certificates were well received at the evening Presentation Function.

Any incident or accident




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