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Event info

2019 Korean league 2nd Hadong. welcomes pilots to Hadong. This three days event will be held on June 21 - 23, 2019.

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Local Regulations


These local regulations are to be used in conjunction with General Section and Section 7 of the FAI Sporting Code.

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Flying site

Takeoff Hadong Hyeongjae-bong is a peak about 1080 m ASL, located in south-center area of Korea. Surrounding big mountains, floor of the flat is 10-20 meters ASL. Flying season lasts all year round.
The elevation keeps 1500~2000 m, average temperature between 20 to 25 °C.

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Event info

2019 Korean league 2nd Hadong. welcomes pilots to Hadong. This three days event will be held on June 21 - 23, 2019.

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Local Regulations


These local regulations are to be used in conjunction with General Section and Section 7 of the FAI Sporting Code.

1. ENTRY

1.1 This event is open to all pilots from any country which an FAI member.

1.2 The target for maximum competitors is 100 pilots.

1.3 The Entry fee for the competition is 100 EUR (120,000KRW) / pilot


Includes for pilots:
■Lunch Box
■Transportation (landing site - take off site)

1.4 Entry Fee can be transferred to:

Bank name : SHINHAN BANK
Account name : Korea paragliding association
Account No : 100-032-175424

1.5 End date of Entry Fee payment is 14 June 2019 and it is No Refundable.

2. GENERAL COMPETITION RULES

2.1 Registration

The on line registration will be open from June 1 to 14 Mar 2019. Online registration can be done

at https://airtribune.com/2019korea-hadong/info

2.2 Pilot Requirements
■FAI SPORTING LICENCE is essential required
■Evidence of pilot qualification/Paragliding license equal to parapro5 issued by their NAC.
■Prove of pilot Nationality
■Pay the entry fee for 100 EUR (80,000KRW)
■Signed Release of liability document


2.3 Launch order
■ launch order will follow CIVIL world ranking.


3. TECHNICAL MEETING AND PILOT BRIEFING
■All pilots must attend the technical meeting.
■If a pilot is not attending the technical meeting, he will be consider understood of all the


4. SCORES
■Gap 2018


5. PENALTIES

Specify the penalties that may be imposed by the Meet Director.

6. SAFETY

6.1 Safety Committee

At technical meeting, a Safety Committee will be formed. It will be lead by Meet Director with member of Launch Marshal, minimum of two experienced participating pilots.

The Safety Director’s responsibility will be to monitor all aspects of safety. These include but are not limited to:
■Addressing all pilots at a specific safety briefing.
■Attending all pilot briefings.
■Checking meteorological conditions especially wind speed at launch.
■Checking pilot separation.
■Preventing pilots launching with unsafe equipment.
■Collecting accident reports.
■Discussing incidents with Steward and presenting conclusions at pilot briefings.


7. COMPLAINTS AND PROTESTS
■Complaints and Protests will be dealt with according to the procedures in Section 7C and General

Section. A complaint may be made to the Meet Director or deputy, preferably by the Team Leader. It

should be made with the minimum delay and it will be dealt with expeditiously.
■If the complainant is not satisfied with the outcome, the Team Leader may make a protest in writing

to the Director. The time limit for protests is 1 hours after notification of the result of the

complaint. The protest fee is 50USD. It will be returned if the protest is upheld.


8. PRIZES
none

Flying site

Takeoff Hadong Hyeongjae-bong is a peak about 1080 m ASL, located in south-center area of Korea. Surrounding big mountains, floor of the flat is 10-20 meters ASL. Flying season lasts all year round.
The elevation keeps 1500~2000 m, average temperature between 20 to 25 °C.
Hadong Hyeongjae-bong is a famous for Hang-gliding place in Korea, becasue of long sandy-landing zone beside Sumjin liver. Can make route to any directions.
Thermal strength in up to 4 m/s. Usual best hours to start is about 12:00. Thermals begin at about 11 a.m. and last until 4 p.m. The conditions are good for flying - no strong winds in this region.
This place has already hosted a number of Hang and paragliding events.

Take-off - 1080 ASL 35.136323, 127.691024 (35º12'20.66"N, 127º41'05.49"E)
The launch ground is located in 1 km from the nearest town and can be reached by taxi or bus. It takes 25 minutes to get there.
The slope descend is about 15 degrees, it is concrete road. The take off ground allows 3 simultaneous launches. Top landing is difficult, but possible. The take off is used both by paragliders and hang gliders.

Landing - 10 ASL (35º08'º10.10"N, 127º41'27.61"E)
Ground is sandy. The landing is located in 1 km to the city, near the road.

Organizers

Korea paragliding association.
Korea paragliding association.

Selection and entry fee

The Entry fee for the competition is 100 EUR (120,000KRW) / pilot

Prize fund and scoring categories

Top 3 pilots in Overall .
Top 3 pilots in Women.

General schedule

Thursday, June 20. 2019
18:30 - 20:30- Registration and Waypoint download

Friday, June 21, 2019
Contest flying days

Saturday, June 22, 2019
Contest flying days

Sunday, June 23, 2019
Contest flying days
19:00 - Prize-giving and closing ceremony

Daily schedule

08:00 - Headquarter opens
09:30 - Transport to take-off
11:00 - Meet Director / Task and Safety Committee meetings
11:15 - Pilots' briefing / Previous task official results / Task definition
12:30 - Take-off window opens
16:30 - Scoring office opens
22:00 - Provisional results

Accommodation and Activities

There are more than 20 hotels in Hadong.

How to get here

Agyang-myeon, Hadong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
hadong KR

Plane

The nearest airport is Busan - Gimhae International airport.
Web: https://www.airport.co.kr/
There you can get by a connection flight from Seoul.

Bus

It takes about 3 hours and 40 min to get to Hadong. First from the airport get to Busan Bus terminal and there get an express to Hadong. At hadong chage to the local bus to GaeChi.
Timetable and routes: http://www.odsay.com/

Car

It takes about 3 hours to get from Busan by car. The the highway in the direction of the Sacheon, pass it and before Gwangyang turn to Hadong.

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