FAI Free Flight World Cup 2018


Report of the FAI Jury on Norwegian Cup 2018

Last update of this page: 28 December 2018
CompetitionNorwegian Cup 2018 , Öland, 01.07.2018
FAI Jury members

1. Karsten Kongstad, DEN (Chairman)

2. Christian Schwartzbach, DEN

3. Per Grunnet, DEN

Advance information

FAI Calendar, WEB-page

Schedule of competition

1.Round 04:00 – 05:00
2. Round 05:00 – 06:00
3. Round 07:30 – 08:30
Fly-off: F1A 08:20 – 08:27
Fly-off: F1B: 08:40 – 08:47

Duration of rounds

Round 1 to 3: 1:00, 30 min no break after 2. Round.

Breaks between rounds

Break after round 2, time to retrieve

Maximum durations in each round

1. round 210 sec, 2. And 3. Round 180 sec
In the Flyoff’s all competitors agreed to have a “60 sec. DT flyoff”

Interruptions and delays

Weather forecast indicated increasing wind during the morning hours 9m/s at 09.00, 12m/s at 11.00, still increasing. Early start and 3 rounds were the only way to make a fair competition.

Weather and visibility

Sunny, 12-18 ° C.
Wind in Round 1: 3 m/s, Round 2: 4 m/s, Round 3: 5 m/s
Direction: all Rounds : north
Fly-off: 5+ m/s., wind north
Good visibility all day

Flight line - changes of position


Number of starting poles

Starting-line with free positioning

Number of competitors per pole

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Competitors were timing each other (always 2 timekeepers). Timing check was randomly preformed on the starting line by the contest organisation.

Observations on timekeeping

Random check of timekeeping from organisation-members.
Focus on fly-off timing.
No problems observed

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

Results continuously updated on score-board at starting-line
Prizegiving at 09:15

Any incident or accident

Incident: non


0 (no)

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