FAI Free Flight World Cup 2018


Report of the FAI Jury on Tui Cup of New Zealand 2018

Last update of this page: 3 May 2018
CompetitionTui Cup
FAI Jury members

1. Phil Mitchell, AUS

2. Albert Fathers, AUS

3. Brian Van Nest, USA

Advance information

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Schedule of competition


Duration of rounds

1 hour

Breaks between rounds


Maximum durations in each round

240 sec round 1, 180 sec rounds 2-5, 10 min flyoff

Interruptions and delays

Contest delayed by one day due to excessive wind, dust on 16/4/18

Weather and visibility

Fine and good visibility on 17/04/18

Flight line - changes of position

Brief adjustment for wind direction

Number of starting poles

Nil - just F1A, F1B lines between signs

Number of competitors per pole


Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code


Observations on timekeeping

Good timekeeping, no problems, watches checked by CD, or someone from another rcountry

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

No juniors. Results emailed to various publications

Any incident or accident




[Results of Tui Cup of New Zealand]
[FF World Cup rules 2018] - [FF World Cup report 2018] - [FF World Cup results 2018]

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