Fthiotida Airclub and Aerathletic Union of Magnesia is organizing a competition for F5J radio control electric sailplane models as FAI World Cup and Contest Eurotour Event.
Our competition organized one week before Bulgaria F5J Cup so competitors have the opportunity to competed two competition in one week.
Date: 24 & 25 June 2017
Location: Field near Stefanovikeio
The competition is organized in accordance to FAI Sporting Code , section 4. Scoring will be individual, and the top three contestants will be awarded. Additional prizes will be also awarded to all pilots.
Contestants must hold a valid FAI license for aeromodelling. Languages: English and Greek
50 Euro (Written form)
Representatives Bulgaria, Greece.
Friday 23 June :
Arrival, accommodation and training
Saturday 24 June :
09:30-13:30 Qualifying Rounds
13:30-14:00 Break for Lunch
14:30-18:00 Qualifying Rounds
Sunday 25 June :
08:30-11:00 Qualifying Rounds
11:00-13:00 Final Rounds
13:30 Prize giving ceremony
The entry fee is 50 Euro for Seniors and free for Juniors. The fee is payable on the field and includes launch on Saturday and Sunday
Please indicate on your application as following: - first and last name , country - channel nr. (main) - channel nr. (spare) - FAI licence nr.
Registrations until 16 June 2017
Due to organizational constraints, the maximum number of participants is 56. It will be a priority.
Will be posted on boards during the competition. Online results will be available after competition on web page: http://www.f5jgreece.com
Organizers will award trophies for first three competitors in Senior and first three in Junior ranking.
Accommodation & meals:
At the center of Volos there is accommodation facility at hotel Nefeli ( www.nefelivolos.gr ) at very reasonable price per night.
It is also possible to camp near the flight field.
Bottled water will be provided free to those who attend the event.
All competitors compete at their own risk. The organizer cannot be held responsible for any damages or injuries, caused by competitors, person or subject.
Additional rules for the competition.:CC
The helper or the competitor has to inform the timekeeper about the position of the model about 60 seconds before landing. Who miss to do that has not entitled to a reflight in case his attempt has not been judged by the timekeeper. Because of the F5J FAI rules 126.96.36.199.1 use of Gyroscope is not allowed in the models.
The organizers are looking forward to meeting you and hoping we all have a successful event!