Krkonose Open Accuracy

About the competition

Dear pilots,
 
I would like to inform you about planned event in Krkonoše, accuracy competition! Category of the competition will be FAI 2 and it will be a part of the Czech accuracy league. Any pilot can attend the event, so anyone having valid paragliding license. FAI license may be an advantage but it is not necessary, competition is also for hobby pilots. You can look forward to great group of people, valuable prices, high quality party and flying in the competition spirit, if the weather allows us! During the competition you will be given snack, lunch and non-alcoholic beverages. On Saturday evening there will be official party with alcohol!
 
NEWS:
[2. 7. 2020] Unlike last year, we will be accommodated all together in the Vejsplachy camp in Vrchlabí. We look forward to welcome you there on Friday on the registration! You can find more information about the accommodation below. 

 

Proposition

Date of the event: 22.-23.8 2020

Training day: 21.8. 2020

Organizer of the event: Vlastimil Kricnar, vlastimil[@]krkonoseopen.cz

Category of the competition: FAI 2

Competition will be held in accordance with the FAI regulations section 7c

 

Starting fee is 20 EURO including:

  • Transportation to the take off during the competition
  • Fees for using of the take off
  • Souvenir
  • Refreshment during the competition – snack, lunch, party (Saturday)
  • Results ceremony
  • Spare program in case of bad weather

 

Competition categories

  • Open (all participants)
  • Women (all women)
  • Teams (4 participants in one team)
  • Hobby (pilots being not part of the accuracy representation team)
  • Hobby women (women being not part of the accuracy representation team)
  • Juniors (young pilots under 23 years included)

Category will be open only in case of 5 and more competitors in that category.

Flight sites

We will be using three flight sites for our competition, namely Kozákov and Zvičina. All the two sites have car park. What sites will be used for the competition will be decided right before the competition according to the weather forecast. You will be contacted in advance via email/WhatsApp about the first briefing place..

Kozákov

Landing coordinates:
50°35'11.6"N 15°15'26.7"E (50.586550, 15.257410)
Parking coordinates:
50°35'40.8"N 15°15'48.9"E (50.594655, 15.263573)

Zvičina

Landing coordinates:
50°27'40.0"N 15°41'58.0"E (50.461113, 15.699446)
Parking coordinates:
50°27'17.3"N 15°41'42.5"E (50.454797, 15.695131)

Černá hora

Landing coordinates:
50°38'02.249"N 15°43'35.953"E (50.6339581, 157266536)
SParking coordinates:
50°38'02.249"N 15°43'35.953"E (50.6339581, 157266536)

Studenov

Landing coordinates:
50°44'05.9"N 15°26'28.0"E (50.734975, 15.441119)
Parking coordinates:
50°44'03.5"N 15°26'30.5"E (50.734298, 15.441809)

 

Accommodation

This year, we will have the registration, opening briefing, party and accommodation of all competitors in the Vejsplachy camp in Vrchlabí. You can pitch a tent there or arrive with your caravan, electricity is available. There is a nice pub, sanitary facilities and swimming pool. You can find more information on the web site web site of the camp.

Vejsplachy camp

Coordinates:
50°37'05.8"N 15°36'02.8"E (50.618279, 15.600774)

Schedule of the competition

Friday

10:00 – 16:00 official training (transportation to the take off is not included in the starting fee)
16:00 – 18:00 competition registration at camp (Check of documents – paragliding license, technical license, insurance) 

 

Saturday

8:00 – 9:00 competition registration at camp (Check of documents – paragliding license, technical license, insurance) 
9:00 – 9:30 general briefing at camp
9:30 – 20:00 competition
20:00 - ??? official party at camp

 

Sunday

9:00 – 14:00 competition
16:00 – 17:00 results ceremony at camp

 

Register to the competition

Here you can register to the competition. You will find the list of already registred pilots under the registration form. 

Registrated people: 48