10. Ali Dagi Open 2019 is also a round of Turkish XC Nationals event. It will be held in Kayseri Turkey from 08 till 14 July , 2019. We all remember what a success it was last year and previous 9 years.View more
- Sport Class
Kayseri is 325 km From Ankara .There are buses and Flights from all major cities. Kayseri also has International Airport ASR
10. Ali Dagi Open 2019 is also a round of Turkish XC Nationals event. It will be held in Kayseri Turkey from 08 till 14 July , 2019. We all remember what a success it was last year and previous 9 years. There will be awards in Overall, Women, Teams.
Please note that this event is not yet a FAI sanctioned CAT 2 event yet.
Due to some problems with Turkish NAC this can be problematic. We are still working on it.
Selection and entry fee
The total number of participants is limited to 90+10 Wildcards
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR TURKISH PILOTS
Participation this comp is determined in the following order:
1. National team athletes,
2. Turkish Pilots Rankings (TPS) A category competition pilots,
3. Turkish Pilots Rankings (TPS) B category competition pilots,
4. Pilots who have finished at least one open-distance comp or training comp in the first 20%,
5. Pilots who have flown at least one 100+ km or at least two 50+ km prior to comp.
Note: Pilots who have not been flying in any open-distance competition or training competition may not participate in this comp, even if they have references from experienced pilots.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-TURKISH PILOTS
Foreign pilots must be either top 1000 on WPRS rankings or must score on top 1/3 in overall of any FAI Cat 2 competitions in 2016-2017.
10 places are reserved for wildcards. Top 500 of WPRS and top 10 of TPS can register any time with the entry fee.
ENTRY FEE PAYMENT DETAILS
Entry fee is 600 TL or EUR 90 until June 20, 2018. The fee after this deadline will be740TL or EUR 110. Students under 25 (subject to ID proof) will pay 400TL or EUR 60 until June 20, 2018. The fee after this deadline will be 600TL or EUR 90.
Payment details TL (Foreign pilots can contact Semih +905323566888)
TALAS İMAR A.Ş.
Hesap No: TR 35 0001 5001 5800 7301 5356 02
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES
Transportation to takeoff
Closing ceremony dinner
T-shirt and hat
Prize fund and scoring categories
1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked - Woman Overall in the competition
1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked - Clubs in the competition
1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked - Sports class in the competition (EN A / EN B / EN C)
09:00 - 19:00 - Official Registration
12:30 - 16:30 - Official Training
19:30 - 20:30 - Mandatory Safety Briefing
Wednesday, July 14, 2019
Competition Flying Days
Wednesday, July 14, 2019
20:30 Prize-giving and Closing Ceremony
21:00 Dinner and Closing Party
10:00 - Transportation to takeoff
11:30 - Task briefing
19:00 - Check-in deadline
20:00 - Provisional results
Accommodation and Activities
Official Accomodation is Timuçin Residans.( Same as last year) Accommodation will be provided by organization
How to get here
HQ Will be in Timuçin Residans
The city is served by Erkilet International Airport and the International Air Transport Association symbol for the airport is ASR. The airport is at a short distance from Kayseri center. There are several flights per day to Istanbul, Turkey's premium air transportation hub. Since the air transportation industry in Turkey is growing fast at present, new flights from Kayseri to several other localities in Turkey and outside Turkey are soon to be expected.
Air transport price:
Istanbul - Kayseri with Turkish Airlines One way (About 1 Hour)
Price : 120,00 TL (About 60 €)
The transportation within the city relies mainly on a light rail transit system, buses, dolmuş, and personal vehicles.
Intercity bus approximate prices:
Istanbul-Kayseri (About 11 Hours)
Price : 50,00 TL (About 25 €)
Ankara - Kayseri (About 5 Hours)
Price: 20,00 TL (About 10 €)
Kayseri is connected to the rest of country with railroad service. There are four trains per day to Ankara. To the east there are two branches: one to Kars and Doğukapi toward Armenia, and another to Tatvan on the west shore of Lake Van.
Railroad Transportation prices:
Istanbul-Kayseri (About 17 Hours)
Price : 30,00 TL (About 15 €)
Ankara - Kayseri (About 8 Hours)
Price: 15,00 TL (About 7,5 €)
Since the city is located in central Turkey, transportation via cars and buses are highly efficient. It takes approximately 3 hours to reach Ankara, approximately 3 hours to Mediterranean shores and 45 minutes to Cappadocia. The symbol of the city, Mount Erciyes, which is a notable ski center in winters and a trekker's paradise in summers, is at only 30 minutes' drive from the city centre.