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2020 Korean League 1st Mungyeong. Welcomes pilots to Mungyeong. This three days event will be held on Novemver 6 - 8, 2020.

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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

Mungyeong Dan mountain is a peak about 860 m ASL, located in north-east area of Korea. There are numerous mountains surrounding
Mungyeing-city, the floor of the valley there is about 300 meters ASL. Flying season lasts all year round.

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Hospitality and Responsibility

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    The organiser will supply LiveTrackers to you, for safety and scoring

    Live trackers supplied
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    There will be medical and/or rescue services at launch

    Medic on takeoff
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    There are toilets at, or near, the launch

    Toilets on takeoff
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    The organisers are using Airtribune for registration, tracking, blogging and to publish scores

    Airtribune managed
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    The organisers support reducing the use of unnecessary plastic at the event. This includes NOT giving disposable water bottles

    Plastic reduction

How to get here

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MunGyeong is located in the South of Korea.

Event info

2020 Korean League 1st Mungyeong. Welcomes pilots to Mungyeong. This three days event will be held on Novemver 6 - 8, 2020.

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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 70 pilots.

1.3 The Entry fee for the competition is 66 EUR (90,000KRW) / pilot

1.4 Individuals who have more than 100 million won(KRW) of personal injury death and third party compensation(including adult and object) 300 million won(KRW) or more of insurance.

Includes for pilots:
■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 5 November 2020 and it is No Refundable.

2. GENERAL COMPETITION RULES

2.1 Registration

The online registration will be open from October 20 to 2 November 2020. Online registration can be done

at https://airtribune.com/2020-korean-league-1st-mungyeong/info

2.2 Pilot Requirements
■FAI SPORTING LICENCE is essential required
■Evidence of pilot qualification: Paragliding license equal to Safepro para 5 issued by their NAC.
※ Challenger Division: Paragliding license equal to Safepro para 4 issued by their NAC.
■Prove of pilot Nationality
■Pay the entry fee for 66 EUR (90,000KRW)
■Signed Release of liability document
■Individuals who have more than 100 million won(KRW) of personal injury death and third party compensation(including adult and object) 300 million won(KRW) or more of insurance.

2.3 Launch order
■ launch order will follow CIVL 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 competition rules.

4. SCORES
■Gap 2020(FTV 20%)


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
Top 5 pilots in Overall .
Top 3 pilots in Women.
※ Challenger Division: Top 3 pilots in Overall and Top 3 pilots in Women

Flying site

Mungyeong Dan mountain is a peak about 860 m ASL, located in north-east area of Korea. There are numerous mountains surrounding
Mungyeing-city, the floor of the valley there is about 300 meters ASL. Flying season lasts all year round.
The elevation keeps 1500~2000 m, average temperature between 15 to 25 °C.
Mungyeong Dan mountain is a famous paragliding place in Korea offering good conditions even for beginner-pilots. The usual flights are made along the long ridges and crossing valley and along the ridge of surrounding mountains(800 ~1200 m ASL). Can make route to east, west, south directions.
Thermal strength in up to 6 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 two times open paragliding worldcup events.

Take-off - 860 ASL
36.43.52.2E, 128.10.28.8N
The launch ground is located in 3 km from the nearest town and can be reached by taxi or bus. It takes 20 minutes to get there.
The slope descend is about 15 degrees, it is concrete road. The take off ground allows 2 simultaneous launches.

Landing - 230 ASL
36.44.12.6N, 128.08.09.0E
Ground is covered with lawn grass. The landing is located in 1 km to the city, near the road.

Selection and entry fee

The Entry fee for the competition is 66 EUR (90,000KRW) / pilot

Prize fund and scoring categories

Top 5 pilots in Overall .
Top 3 pilots in Women.
※ Challenger Division: Top 3 pilots in Overall and Top 3 pilots in Women

General schedule

Thursday, November 5, 2020
18:30 - 20:30- Registration and Waypoint download

Friday, November 6, 2020
Contest flying days

Saturday, November 7, 2020
Contest flying days

Sunday, November 8, 2020
Contest flying days
※ Prize-giving and closing ceremony none.(due to COVID-19)

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 10 hotels in MunGyeong.

How to get here

80, Hwalgongjang-gil, Mungyeong-eup, Mungyeong_si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea

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Mungyeong South Korea

Plane

The nearest is Seoul International Airport, from it take a subway to get to the city.

Bus

It takes about 3 hours to get to Mungyeong -city from Seoul by express bus.
Time time and fares: http://www.odsay.com/Express/

Car

Take Jungbunaeryuk express way 45 to get to Mungyeong-city.

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Organizers

Korea Paragliding Association

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