FAI Free Flight World Cup 2018


Report of the FAI Jury on Bear Cup 2018

Last update of this page: 26 March 2018
CompetitionBear Cup, Säkylä 10.3 2018
FAI Jury members

1. Kim Henriksson, FIN (Chairman)

2. Rolandas Mackus, LTU

3. Per Findahl, SWE

Advance information

FAI Calendar, Web-page, http://www.lennokkipojat.fi.

Schedule of competition

Round 1: 9:45- 10:45. Round 2: 10:45-12:00. Round 3 12:00-13:00. Round 4 13:00-14:00 and round 5 14:00-15:00.
F1C flyoff started at 15:30.
F1A group A flyoff started 16:00 and group B followed 16:20.
F1A second flyoff roun started 17:00
In F1Q and F1B no flyoff was needed.

Duration of rounds

1 hour, except 2. round 1 hour and 15 min

Breaks between rounds


Maximum durations in each round

Round 1: 240 sec
Round 2: 180 sec
Round 3: 180 sec
Round 4: 180 sec
Round 5: 240 sec
Flyoff round 1: 360 sec
Flyoff round 2: 480 sec

Interruptions and delays

Yes, before round 1 a 45 min, because a bad visibility

Weather and visibility

Wind 2 – 4 m/s. Cloudy and good visibility

Flight line - changes of position


Number of starting poles

20 poles.

Number of competitors per pole

No requirement. Free positioning

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Group fly-off if there is over 12 competitors in fly-off. That is the only way to guarantee equal time keeping (two timekeeper with binoculars and tripods) to each competitor and get sporty end to the competition.
Competitor’s time keeping for each other.

Observations on timekeeping

Random check of timekeeping.

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

Results continuously updated online and on scoreboard at flight line. Prize giving in the evening. Prizes to the first 3 in F1A, F1B, both juniors and seniors. Prizes to the first 3 FIC and F1Q.
Confirmed results provided on the Lennokkipojat web page. www.lennokkipojat.fi

Any incident or accident

No reported.



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