Sports & Intermediate British National Championships, 2018

Location
Conington
Dates
6th September - 8th September
Entry deadline: 28th August
Contest Director
Chris Sills - 07966 612434
Chief Judge
Brian McCartney - 07885 363187
Airfield Contact
Gavin Forrest (01487 834161)
Levels
Power
Sports - £65.00 (British National Spo Power Champion)
Intermediate - £65.00 (British National Int Power Champion)
Competing pilot fee
£25.00
Registration

From 09:00 on Thursday

Briefing
  • Thursday : 10:00
  • Friday :  08:00
  • Saturday : 08:00
Programme

Thursday

  • AM Sports Known, Intermediate Free Known
  • PM Sports Unknown 1, Intermediate Unknown 1

Friday

  • AM Sports Unknown 2, intermediate Unknown 2
  • PM Sports Unknown 3, Intermediate Unknown 3
  • Eve contest dinner - all welcome

Saturday

  • Completion of sequences not flown

Sunday cannot be used as a competition day.

Notes

Electronic copies of Intermediate Free Known sequences (Aresti or OpenAero, preferably in ".seq" file format) must be received by the closing date, or the default sequence must be flown

Airfield details

For more information on this airfield pleae visit http://www.flying-club-conington.co.uk/

Name & location
Conington EGSF, 7nm S Peterborough
Contact details
Gavin Forrest (01487 834161)
Notes

Pilots arriving from the North/Northwest should particularly avoid Sibson ATZ where intensive parachuting operations take place.

Radar service is obtainable from RAF Waddington if coming from the north, possibly Lakenheath or Marham if from the east, up to 1700 local on Friday. 

See Conington's overhead joining info

Consumables
AVGAS 100LL, Jet A1
Hangarage
Limited
Maintenance
An engineer is on call at weekends
Accommodation

Try also:

  • Redwings Lodge (A1 5m south) 01487 830100 
  • The Stilton Cheese (3m west)  01733 240546
  • Premier Inn at Normans Cross   0871 527 8870

Contest entrants

Pilots name Aircraft & registration Date entered
Enter Sports (British National Spo Power Champion)
Sam Parker G-EEEK (Extra 200) 31st May
Enter Intermediate (British National Int Power Champion)
George Haye G-SKEW (Cap232) 14th December
Anthony Walsh GOLUD (Extra 200) 8th January
David Hall GBTTR (Pitts S2A) 29th January

Judges & assistants

Below are all judges and assistants who have volunteered to help out at this contest

Thu 6th September Fri 7th September Sat 8th September
Brian McCartney, CJ Brian McCartney, CJ Brian McCartney, CJ
Eric Marsh Eric Marsh Eric Marsh
Rod Herve Rod Herve Rod Herve
Peter Rounce Peter Rounce Peter Rounce
Ian Scott Ian Scott Ian Scott
Hannah Short (Scribe) Hannah Short (Scribe) Hannah Short (Scribe)