Krkonose Open Accuracy

About the competition

Dear pilots,
 
I would like to inform you about the planned event in Krkonoše, accuracy competition! The category of the competition will be FAI 2 and it will be a part of the Czech accuracy league. This year will be also part of competition Academic Czech championship. Any pilot can attend the event, so anyone having a 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 a great group of people, valuable prices, a high-quality party, and flying in the competitive 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 the official party with alcohol!
 
NEWS:
[12. 3. 2021] Registration will be open 31 .3. 2021 at 8:00 PM
[7. 3. 2021] This year will be also part of competition Academic Czech championship.
[7. 3. 2021] We refreshed our website with actual info about competition in the year 2021.

 

Proposition

Date of the event: 26.-27.6 2021

Training day: 25.6. 2021

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

Category of the competition: FAI 2

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

Rules

Local regulations for this competition available here Local regulations

Entry fee

Paid up to 26.5. 2021 - 20 €
Paid after 26.5. 2021 - 30 €

Pilots who aren't members of the Cezch paragliding union have an entry fee 2 € more expensive.

Information about the payment you will get in email.

You can expect for entry fee:

  • 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)
  • Juniors (young pilots under 23 years included)
  • Academic Czech championship (all Czech students)

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 (W, SW)

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 (E, NE)

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 (S)

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 (SE)

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

 

In the case of an unfinished race round on Sunday 14:00, the race will continue until the end of the started race round before 14:00.

The time limit for starting the last race round is on Sunday 13:45.

Register to the competition

Registration will be open 31.3. 2021 at 20:00

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

Registrated people: 35