|Competition||SOUTHERN CROSS CUP Narrandera 29th- 30th March 2005|
|FAI Jury members|
1. Adrian Bryant ( Pres )
2. Terry Bond / Stuart Sherlock
3. Roy Summersby / Vin Morgan
Via entry form on NSW FFS web site and Program published in FFDU.
Schedule of competition
As per program all classes 7 x 1 hour rounds
Duration of rounds
Breaks between rounds
Maximum durations in each round
Interruptions and delays
First round in F1A flown in strengthening wind 6-8 m/s. Competition on hold for next hour at which time the wind had reached 9-11 m/s, and by agreement the Comp was postponed until the next morning. At 0700 Wednesday 30th the wind was measured at 7-9 m/s with only a handful of F1A & F1B competitors willing to fly. By the end of the first round the wind had reached 10 m/s gusting to 12 m/s and the Comp was declared over with results taken from the rounds as flown.
Weather and visibility
Weather extreme: Winds 6-12 m/s. Visibility good some dust haze mostly clear. Models going a long way in 3 minutes.
Flight line - changes of position
None required 2km+ all directions
Number of starting poles
Number of competitors per pole
Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code
Competitors to time others
Observations on timekeeping
No problems reported (other than attempting to remain upright) all models timed to the ground.
Prize-giving and issue of results - confirm organisers provide results with full names, nationalities and number of juniors
Confirmed to CIAM and to be posted on Scat SEN. Also to be published in Free Flight Down Under. No Juniors in competition. Prizes in the form of mugs , certificates and fortified wine (mostly Vintage Port) were awarded on the field . There was no result in F1C with no flights recorded.
Any incident or accident