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St. Michael im Lungau
27 - 28 Jul 2019
Paraglider Paraglider
Cross Country

Event info

Lungau Open 2019

International CIVL-Category 2 Competition in Paragliding. Results are part of all competition classes of the Austrian Paragliding League.

27th to 28th July 2019, no reserve date
Sankt Michael im Lungau

The competition is held by Drachenflieger- und Paragleiterclub Lungau in name of the Austrian Aero Club

www.dfc-lungau.com

Pictures Lungau Open 2017

Pictures Lungau Open 2018

Local Rules

Competition rules:

in this order:
1. Announcement / notice at headquarter
2. Competition rules of Austrian Aero Club, Section Para and Hang Gliding (LINK)
3. FAI: Sporting Code, General Section, Chapters 4 and 5 (LINK)
4. CIVL: Sporting Code, Section 7 Common, Chapter 12 (LINK)

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 (LINK)
• Helmet, rescue and back protector!
• The glider has to be flown in the certified configuration, the competition management can check at any time. Changes outside the certified configuration may result in disqualification.
• Changing the glider during the competition is only allowed with the permission of the event manager!
• FAI Anti-Doping rules have to be observed! (LINK)

Liability:

• The organizer as well as the landlords / owners of the take-off and landing sites assume no liability towards the pilots or third parties.
• The participation at the competition, transfers, retrieve and general program is at your own risk!

Cancellation of competition:

• Till Friday, 2019-07-26 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 LiveTrack24

Competition tasks:

• The competition is planned for 2 tasks
• Race to Goal or Elapsed Time or Free Distance in specified direction
• 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)

Documentation and scoring:

• Evaluation according to league rules
• The documentation of the competition flights is done exclusively by GPS
• The Livetrack24 app or a suitable device that sends the data to Livetrack24 can be automatically evaluated
• In hindsight, the flight can also be manually uploaded to the preliminary task result via the Livetrack24 event page (you have to be logged in for this)
• Evaluation is of course also possible at the competition office
• Common PC connection cables are available for the evaluation, but you must bring your own cable for special devices

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 according to Austrian competition rules: € 73,-

Airspace

Files to download:

Actual .openair- and .kml - files from Austria are provided on the website of Austrocontrol: https://www.austrocontrol.at/piloten/vor_dem_flug/aim_produkte/luftraumstruktur

Info about Flying here

• Take off Speiereck Peterbauerkreuz South/East [D07] (2011 Meter)
• 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


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How to get here

Event area 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

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

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
Web: http://www.sanktmichael.at/

Camping

Parking places are located north of the street, it is also possible to camp there for free. (see Area Info & Activities)

Area Info & Activities

Parking places are located north of the street, it is also possible to camp there for free. Toilets are placed at the event location. 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 the entirely weekend.

Selection and entry fee

Registration:

• Online registration at LiveTrack24
• The registration is only valid after paying the full entry fee!

Selection:

Maximum number of participants: 100 (75 Austrian, 25 International)
• If the competition is booked out till 2019-06-30, a selection according to WPRS (World Pilot Ranking System of FAI) will follow, afterwards you will get an E-Mail with confirmation and a request to pay the Entry fee.
• If the competition is not booked out till 2019-06-30 the selection is done according to the motto “First Come, First Serve”.

Entry fee:

• Overall, Serial, Sport, Women Class € 60,-
• DFC member € 30,
Payment in cash at competition office (Exception: In case of selection with bank transfer)
• 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.
• If the competition is cancelled € 5 will be retained for exposes of organizer, the rest of the entry fee will be refunded (in case of selection and bank transfer)
• In case of cancellation of one task before costs have arisen for the organizer, after the award ceremony € 15, - will be refunded to the pilots present on site.

Service:

The entry fee includes:
• ONF competition fee
• local maps
• transfer to take off
• coordination for retrieve
• compilation and generation of scores

Competition schedule

Saturday, 27.July:

07:30 - 09:00 Registration (competition office - DFC Lungau club cottage)
09:00 Pilot briefing, nomination of committees, weather report
09:30 Transfer to Peterbaueralm, breakfast buffet (to pay extra), 1st Briefing and Sign-In
11:00 2nd Briefing at take-off, afterwards first competition task
about 17:00 Debriefing Newcomer with analysis on screen
evening Barbecue, beer and bar at the competition office


Sunday, 28.July:

08:30 Meeting point competition office, short briefing, weather report
09:00 Transfer to Peterbaueralm, breakfast buffet (to pay extra), 1st Briefing and Sign-In
11:00 2nd Briefing at take-off, afterwards second competition task
about 17:00 Debriefing Newcomer with 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 (EN A – CCC)
• Serial (EN A – EN D)
• Sport (EN A – EN C)
• Women (EN A – CCC)

Prizes:

According to competition class trophies and/or giveaways

Organization

Meet comitee:

• Meet Director: David Lankmayer
• Assistant: Andreas Steiner
• Technical Director: Karl Seiringer
• Chief Judge: Mario Fuchsberger
• Task Evaluator: Werner Wenger
• Newcomer-Trainer: will be announced

Drachenflieger- und Paragleiterclub Lungau
Location: St.Michael im Lungau
ZVR-Zahl: 952706960
www.dfc-lungau.com

in name of the Austrian Aero Club

Contact Info

Meet Director: David Lankmayer
+43 (0) 664 1642598

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