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- Bukin is online
- Bissonette Cup and Outrageous October Outline
- Executive version of Outrageous October
- Bissonette Denmark of
Bukin is Online
Bissonette Cup and Outrageous October Outline
I have sent the contest notice for the Bissonnette Cup of Denmark to the Lost Hills web site, http://www.lhffmaa.com/index.html. In a few days you should be able to down load a pdf copy of the notice. The California FAI Invitational will be on Columbus weekend of and 9th. The Bissonnette Cup will start the 10th with F1E. F1ABC and Nostalgia Wakefield will follow the 11th. F1GHJQ and Vintage FAI Power will be held the 12th. This will be fly one flight / time one flight contest. We will not be using poles for this contest. The Dutch World Cup contest in February used this format and it worked out very good so I decided to follow with the same format. If Mother Nature is not kind to us we will use Thursday the 13th as a back up day. The Sierra Cup will follow starting the 14th. We will be having a Endless October t-shirt available for the flyers also. If you have any questions about the Bissonnette Cup of Denmark please send them to me at the above address.
Regarding next year 2012, I will be moving the Bissonnette contest back to Memorial Day weekend. With the USA team finals being held in 2012, it would be just too many events in a two to three weekend period. Juan Livotto has agreed to take on the third World Cup contest that we are allowed next year. This will give the World Cup flyers still having two contests in October at the Lost Hills flying site. The 2012 dates for the California FAI Invitational will beand 7th. My suggestion is that the team finals be held on Monday the 8th thru Thursday the 11th and then the Sierra Cup. This gives the flyers a one-week span to cut down on motel, food, etc cost. I have talked to Juan and his date is set. The above dates are just a suggestion for our team selection committee and the Sierra Cup CD’s.
Executive Version of Outrageous October
if the Fab Feb, Awesome , Innovative Ilbeshein, Crazy Crimea was not enough for you then you must attend the Outrageous October to finish off 2011. Best weather at the legendary Lost Hills site in California.
3 back to back Contests at Lost Hills are World Cup
3 are Americas Cup
then a break to recover or do the tourist thing before
SW FAI challenge Americas Cup at El Dorado Dry Lake, Boulder, Nevada, 29 and
- far enough from Las Vegas to be real but close enough to drive to for those with fantasies
Start looking for those travel deals now.
Bissonnette Cup of Denmark
Lost Hills-Bissonnette Mirage Field/11/12, 2011
World Cup and America’s Cup Contest
Sanction # 11-1312
Lost Hills Association membership required along with AMA membership / insurance for all competitors.
Timers This is a fly one flight, time one flight contest. Please buddy up with another flyer for each event. If you are new to Lost Hills and do not know any other flyers please see me and I will set you up with another flyer. For all fly-offs you need to bring a timer to the line and a random pull of the time cards will select your timer for the flight.
The F1E event will be held on the hill South East of the flying field. Max time will be 180 seconds for all rounds.
Round7 1:30 – 2:15
Tuesday, October 11
Round 1F1A - 210 sec, F1B / F1C / F1P - 240 sec
Round 2180 sec for all following rounds
Round 6 1:00 - 2:00
Round 7 2:00 - 3:00
Fly-offs start at. Ten minute rounds with ten minutes between events. Each contestant that is in a fly-off must provide a timer for the timer pool for that round. Please bring a timer and help out with all the events.
Prize giving for Tuesday’s events will be
Prize giving for F1ABCP at
F1GHJQ and Vintage FAI Power will have Round 1 timed to the ground. Round one will be used to determine the winner if two or more are tied after the second fly-off round.
F1Q motor run will be 20 seconds.
F1G-F1H-F1J-F1Q-Vintage FAI Power
Round 1One flight timed to the ground
Round 2 9:00 -10:00 120 sec for F1GHJ all rounds, 180 seconds for F1Q/ Vintage
Round 3 10:00 -11:00
Round 4 11:00 - 12:00
Round 5 12:00 - 1:00
Round 6 1:00 – 2:00
Two round fly-offs starting atfor F1GHJQ and Vintage FAI Power. Ten minute rounds with ten minutes between events. Each contestant that is in a fly-off must provide a timer for the timer pool for that round. Please bring a timer and help out with all events.
Entry Fee for F1ABCEGHJPQ, Vintage FAI Power: $25.00 Open/ Senior for first event, second event $10.00. $5.00 Junior per event. Lost Hills Association membership required.
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