FAI Free Flight World Cup 2005


Report of the FAI Jury on First Poitou Charentes 2005

Last update of this page: 4 October 2005
FAI Jury members

1. Ian Kaynes GBR

2. Sylvain Chabot, FRA

3. Francoise Venec, FRA

Advance information

Information and entry form issued in advance

Schedule of competition

October 1. Start scheduled for 10.00 delayed for rain and poor wind direction.

Duration of rounds

Rounds 50 min duration

Breaks between rounds


Maximum durations in each round

120 sec in each round

Interruptions and delays

Delayed start due to weather

Weather and visibility

Rain at first and wind from a difficult direction for the site. First rounds flown with wind across the slope, veered later to face the slope in last round with wind speed increasing to 6 m/sec

Flight line - changes of position


Number of starting poles

F1E start area

Number of competitors per pole

Queue for timekeepers, very little delay

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code


Observations on timekeeping

No problems

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

Prize-giving and dinner at Pigeonnier in Tourtenay with special trophies and cups for seniors, juniors, ladies and 2-perosn teams. Printed results issued

Any incident or accident




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