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St. Michael im Lungau
28 - 29 Jul 2018
Paraglider Paraglider
Cross Country

Event info

LUNGAU OPEN 2018

CIVL-Category 2 Competition of Austrian Paragliding League with Newcomer Class

The competition will be organized by Drachenflieger- und Paragleiterclub Lungau, in name of the Austrian Aeroclub

www.dfc-lungau.com

Pictures Lungau Open 2017 ;-)

Local Rules

Deutsch_Ausschreibung_Lungau_Open_2018_v0.pdf
English_Announcement_Lungau_Open_2018_v0.pdf
Meet Committee:
• Meet Director: David Lankmayer
• Assistant: Andreas Steiner
• Technical Director: Stephan Gruber
• Chief Judge: Mario Fuchsberger
• Task Evaluator: Manfred Marte
• Newcomer-Trainer: Helmut Eichholzer

Competition rules:
Competition will be held according to the FAI CIVL Sporting Code and the Austrian Competition rules.

Participation requirements:
• Valid paragliding license with cross-country permit, valid FAI Sporting license
• Certified and checked glider with valid liability insurance, glider must also conform to rules of Austrian Paragliding League
• Helmet, rescue and back protector!
• Anti-Doping rules have to be observed!
• Maximum number of participants: 100 pilots (65 Austrian, 25 International, 10 Newcomer + DFC Members)
• If the maximum number of pilots is reached on 30. Juni pilots will be selected according to WPRS (World Pilot Ranking System of FAI), if max. number is not reached on 30. Juni, pilots will be selected according "First Come - First Serve"

Liability:
All pilots fly under their own responsibility.
It is each pilot’s responsibility to take all necessary actions to maintain their own safety during the competition and to ensure that they do not act in any way that might endanger any other pilots during the competition. It is a condition of entry to the event for all pilots to accept without restriction to hold the organisers / owners of take-off and landings blameless, and waive all claims to compensation. The participation at the competition, transfers, retrieve and general program is at your own risk!

Competition tasks:
The competition is planned for 2 tasks. The tasks will be set by the race committee based on the daily weather forecast directly before the start of the task. Participation to briefing is mandatory (English briefing /weather briefing on demand)

Cancellation of competition:
Till Friday, 2018-07-27 at 12am it will be definitely decided if the competition will be hold or cancelled due to weather restrictions. This will be published at the website http://www.livetrack24.com/events/LO2018 and the Facebook-page of the competition https://www.facebook.com/events/191317088138714 /

Documentation and scoring:
The use of GPS systems for documentation of the flights is mandatory. Compilation and scoring according to the rules of the Austrian paragliding league. A fit for purpose computer connecting cable needs to be provided by the participant. (most common cables are available)

Complaint and protest:
Complaint in written form free of cost within 30 min. after display of unofficial results.
Protest in written form and payment of protest fee within 30 min. after display of official results.
Protest fee: € 36,- Protest fee to the ONF € 73,- according to Austrian competition rules.

Airspace

Info about Flying here



Take off Speiereck Peterbauerkreuz South/East [D07] (2011 Meter)
47°07'15.50''N, 13°38'28.50''O
Take off Aineck North/West [D09] (2235 Meter)
47°03'24.82"N, 13°38'13.34"O
Landing field DFC club cottage [A01] (1045 Meter)
47°05'45.50''N, 13°39'24.50''O

Waypoints


FS GeoFormat CompeGPS GPX KML CUP

Printable Waypoints Map

How to get here


by car:


…from North (Germany, Salzburg):
A10 Tauernautobahn till exit St. Michael (toll station), B99 towards Tamsweg, junction St.Martin
Alternative: A10 till exit Ennstal and toll-free on B99 via Radstadt and Obertauern towards St.Michael, junction St.Martin

…from South (Slovenia, Italy, Carinthia):
A10 Tauernautobahn till exit St. Michael (toll station), B99 towards Tamsweg, junction St.Martin
Alternative: A10 till exit Rennweg and toll-free on B99 via Katschberg towards Tamsweg, junction St.Martin

…from East (Styria):
B96 via Murau and Tamsweg towards St.Michael, junction St.Martin

by train:
Radstadt (30km) – per “Postbus” to St.Michael
Tamsweg (10 km) via Unzmarkt

Event location and competition office
DFC Lungau club cottage, landing field
Gerlgasse, 5582 St.Michael im Lungau
47°05'45.50''N, 13°39'24.50''O

Accommodation

Tourism Office St.Michael im Lungau
Raikaplatz 242
5582 St. Michael im Lungau
Phone Number: +43 (0) 6477 8913 0
Fax Number: +43 (0) 6477 8913 - 54
Mail: info@sanktmichael.at
Web: http://www.sanktmichael.at/

Camping
is allowed on the field north of the street (see Area info & Activities for detailled info)

Area Info & Activities


Parking places are located north of the street, it is also possible to camp there for free. It is strictly NOT allowed to swim in the lakes near the event (private property), but it’s possible to go for a bath in the Mur about 300m to south. The kitchen and the bar are at headquarter and will be opened after the competition tasks.

Selection and entry fee

Registration:
Online registration at http://www.livetrack24.com/events/LO2018 If the competition is booked out till 2018-06-30, a selection according to WPRS will follow, afterwards you will get an E-Mail with confirmation and a request to pay the Entry fee. The registration is only valid after paying the full entry fee! If the competition is not booked out till 2018-06-30 the selection is done according to the motto “First Come, First Serve" .

Entry fee:
Overall, Sport, Women Class € 60,- | Newcomer Class (you have to be registered as Newcomer in the Austrian League!) and DFC member € 30,(Payment at competition office, except if booked out per bank transfer- see above)

The registration is only valid after paying the full entry fee! No refund of entry fee if pilot is missing at the competition. If the competition is cancelled € 5 will be retained for exposes of organizer, the rest of the entry fee will be refunded.

Late Registration (no registration on LiveTrack24 till Saturday, 8 o’clock) or no banc transfer after selection: € 10,- processing surcharge


Refund:
• No refund of entry fee if pilot is missing at the competition.
• per cancelled task: € 15 (only if task is cancelled before transport to takeoff), money will only be refunded in bar to present pilots at prize giving ceremony


Service:
The entry fee does include: ONF competition fee, local maps, transfer to take off, coordination for retrieve, compilation and generation of scores, coupon for food and drink at the party

Competition schedule

Saturday, 28th July:
07:30 - 09:00 Registration (competition office - DFC Lungau club cottage)
09:00 Pilot briefing, nomination of committees, weather report
09:30 Transfer with ski lift to Peterbaueralm, breakfast
11:00 Briefing and Sign-In at take-off, afterwards first competition task
about 17:00 Debriefing Newcomer Classwith analysis on screen
evening Barbecue, beer and bar at the competition office

Sunday, 29th July:
08:30 Meeting point competition office, short briefing, weather report
09:00 Transfer with ski lift to Peterbaueralm, breakfast
11:00 Briefing and Sign-In at take-off, afterwards second competition task
about 17:00 Debriefing Newcomer Classwith analysis on screen
about 18:00 Price giving ceremony

Prizes and competition categories

Competition Classes:
All competition classes according to definition of the Austrian paragliding league:

(At least 3 participants per class)

• Overall
• Sport
• Women
• Newcomer - you have to be registered as Newcomer in the Austrian League!

Prizes:

According to competition class trophies and/or giveaways for top ranked pilots

Organization

Drachenflieger- und Paragleiterclub Lungau
Gerlgasse
5582 St.Michael im Lungau
Austria
www.dfc-lungau.com

in name of the Austrian Aero Club

Contact Info

David Lankmayer
+43 (0) 664 1642598
david.lankmayer@gmx.net

Please don't use the form from Livetrack24, it doesn't work every time, mail me directly.

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