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Promachi, Mount Voras
12 - 15 Apr 2018
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Cross Country

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PROMACHIA XC OPEN 2018 - Greek League, FAI cat2

Promachi, Almopia, Pella, Greece, Mount Voras 12, 13, 14 & 15 April 2018
The Air Sports Association Pella 'Flypella' with the support of the Municipality Almopia and the collaboration of the Cultural Association of Promachi organizes competitions four-day duration with the training day and invite all clubs to join it.

The competition area is the valley of Almopia, is a really great place for competition flights

Local Rules


PROMACHIA 2018 Local Rules.pdf
kan-agonon.pdf
Race will be contucted according to the FAI rules

Athletes need to have:

- Valid pilot license and valid FAI sporting license or IPPI card level 4/5 or national license parapro 4/5

- Medical insurance covering paragliding 

- Third party liability insurance covering paragliding

- Unmodified and certified helmet (EN 966), harness (EN 1651), and paraglider (EN 926/2), rescue parachute, VHF radio & mobile phone, 

- 2m Radio and live tracking device or smart mobile phone with internet conections.

- It is the Pilot's responsibility to ensure that their tracklogs are submitted to LiveTrack24.com.  Instruments/Trackers/Smartphones should be configured to transmit to LiveTrack24.com

  In the event that there was an error in the transmission of the tracklog, it is the Pilot’s responsibility to download his/her tracklog in IGC format (with a valid G-Record) from their own flight instrument and upload it to the relevant task on LiveTrack24.com.

Pilots should ensure that they keep a copy of their tracklog in IGC format with a valid G-Record should the organisers request a copy for validation.  Preferably this should be kept on your flight instrument but a downloaded copy would be acceptable as long as it contains a valid G-Record.

Airspace


Greece.zip
Data Current as of: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 17:42:00 GMT
 
LGGG  ATHINAI (ACC,FIC,FIR,UIR)
 
A0845/18 - PARAGLIDING COMPETITION WILL TAKE PLACE IN PROMAXI ALMOPIAS WITHIN AREA:410300N0215830E 410648N0221700E 404800N0222100E 404430N0213650E.- BEFORE COMMENCING ACTIVITIES PERMISSION FROM THE ATC AUTHORITIES OF THESSALONIKI/MAKEDONIA (LGTS) AERODROME MUST BE OBTAINED. - DURING ACTIVITIES CONTINUOUS COMMUNICATION WITH ATC AUTHORITIES OF THESSALONIKI/MAKEDONIA (LGTS) AERODROME MUST EXIST. GND - 10000FT AMSL, APR 12-15 DAILY 0900-1600, 12 APR 09:00 2018 UNTIL 15 APR 16:00 2018. CREATED: 28 MAR 10:45 2018
     End of Report

http://airspace.xcontest.org/app/overview

Info about Flying here

Promachia 2017, 73km Task - the first four pilots tracks


Leonardo

- "Promachi" 

- "Edessa"

- "Kerasies"



Waypoints


FS GeoFormat CompeGPS GPX KML CUP

Printable Waypoints Map

Accommodation


The stay of athletes can be done with camping on the soccer field of  Promachi in space with natural shade which has changing rooms, showers and toilets.

Offer from Alkioni Hotel, € 35.00 / room for two people, with breakfast, you should tell them that you are on the "Promachia"

Alkionis hotel, tel + 302384091050 - +306977629709 
 http://alkyonishotel-spa.gr/


Offer from Hotel Drosia, € 35.00 / room for two people, with breakfast, you should tell them that you are on the "Promachia"

Hotel Drosia, 
+30 2384091525, 6972697372
, https://www.drosiahotel.gr/

Selection and entry fee

Participation fee: € 60,00 
 
 The participation fee will be 20% less, 48,00 euros for athletes who make a payment until 5/4/2018 to the following account:

PayPal account (easy international payment):
Send 51,00 euro to: flypella@gmail.com - Non-US
 Beyond that date the entry fee is 60,00 euros. 

Included in competition fee
  • a Dinner
  • T-shirts and souvenirs,
  • Daily snack,
  • Take-Off Transfers
  • Recovery  
  • Rescue Team & First Aid
  • Prizes

Selection

The Selection will be based on a first paid, first confirmed.

They also hold 25 places for the first non-Greek pilots who will pay the entry fee before 28/3/2018. (This is FAI rules for Cat2 Competitions)

- 5 more places is holds for the Competitions Organizing

Cancellation Policy:
50% refund if cancelled one month or more before the start of the competition (13/3/2018) No Refund after this date.

Guests

Pilots who do not want to fly on competition can register as guests and take all of the organization's benefits, the entry fee is € 50.

The event will have a limited number of visitors to be accepted and will depend on the number of athletes in the competition, there will be a choice based on payment and when this number is completed the visitor list will be closed


The cost of participation will be 10 euros less, 40 euros, for those who make the payment by 5 April 2018 in the following account:

PayPal account (easy international payment):
Send 43,00 euro to: flypella@gmail.com

Request for reimbursement of the cost of participation is not accepted for any reason whatsoever

Flight-visitor take-offs will stop 20 minutes before the window opens and will start again after the window closes or after consultation with the organizers so as not to disturb the riders' take-offs. Retrieval will take place on main road axes within the time-frame of the competitions and within the task area.

Competition schedule

11/04/2018 Unofficial Training Day

  • 12:00 - Transport to Take off
  • 12:30 - Task Briefing 
  • 13:00 - Window open 

12/04/2018 Practice - Training Day

  • 12:00 Transport to Take off 
  • 12:30 Task Briefing 
  • 13:00 Window opens
  • 19:00 - 21:00 Registration

Friday 13/04/2018 - First competition day

  • 8:00 - 9:00 Registration 
  • 09:00   General Briefing 
  • 10:00   Transport to take off 
  • 11.00   Task Briefing
  • 12.00   Window open
  • 18.00   End of Task 
  • 19.00  Scoring office at the town hall

 Saturday 14/04/2018 - Second competition day

  • 09:00  General Briefing
  • 10:00  Transport to take off 
  • 11.00  Task Briefing
  • 12.00  Window opens 
  • 18.00  End of Task 
  • 19.00   Scoring office at the town hall
  • 21:00   Free dinner for all athletes

Sunday15/04/2018 - Third competition day

  • 09:00   General Briefing 
  • 10.00   Transport to take off 
  • 11.00   Task Briefing
  • 12.00   Window open
  • 17.00   End of Task
  • 17.30   Scoring office at the town hall
  • 18:00   Awards ceremony

Prizes and competition categories

  • Overall
  • Spor Class
  • Female

Organization


  •  Greek Air Sports Federation
  •  Supervised Commission Paragliding 
  •  Air Sports Club Pella - Flypella 
  • Meet Director: Anastasios Privartitsanis 
  • Deputy Director: Petros Miskos
  • Meteo Briefing: Eyaggelos Tsoukas
  • Scorer: Petros Miskos
  • Security: Efstratios Giamoukoglou 
  • Retrieve: Dimitris Giannousis  
  • Event Coordinator: Petros Miskos
 With the support of Cultural Association Promachi

Contact Info

Contact Person Miskos Petros tel 00306944886431

http://flypella.blogspot.gr/

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