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At its first edition, FLORY CUP 2020 takes place in the wonderful scenario of Valle San Floriano, which is located in Marostica, province of Vicenza, Italy.

The village is located at the bottom of a valley, crossed by the Valletta stream which, opening onto the Venetian plain, wedges itself among the hills that comes before the Asiago plateau.

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Flying site

The well known flying area has already been used as flying field during some important competitions, such as Montegrappa Trophy and 15th FAI World Paragliding Championship (2017).

The take-off will be Rubbio, loc.

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Prize funds and scoring categories

  • Overall
  • Serial Class (with at least 10 participants)
  • Sport Class (with at least 10 participants)
  • Female (with at least 5 participants)
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How to get here

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BARRIO, Via Stroppari 2, Valle San Floriano 36063 - Marostica (VI)

Event info

At its first edition, FLORY CUP 2020 takes place in the wonderful scenario of Valle San Floriano, which is located in Marostica, province of Vicenza, Italy.

The village is located at the bottom of a valley, crossed by the Valletta stream which, opening onto the Venetian plain, wedges itself among the hills that comes before the Asiago plateau.
In the area multiple outdoor activities can be performed and many are the trekking paths crossing the hilly area of Marostica.

Flying site

The well known flying area has already been used as flying field during some important competitions, such as Montegrappa Trophy and 15th FAI World Paragliding Championship (2017).

The take-off will be Rubbio, loc. Brombe, municipality of Conco.
The landing area is a wide field (500 mt lenght) in Valle San Floriano.
Both, take-off and landing, have been used in 2019, during the first competition day of Montegrappa Trophy.

The transfer from the HQ to the Take-off area takes only 20 minutes.

Selection and entry fee

SELECTION
Regular registration will be open until February 7, 2020.
All registrations made after this time will be considered "late registration".

Selection will start on February 8 and the final list will be published within February 10, 2020. Places will be assigned to pilots selected according to the FAI WPRS ranking system (reference date 1st February 2020).

- 40% of available spots are reserved to Italian pilots (until the first selection round). The selection will be made following the Italian Overall Ranking (reference date 31th October, 2019).
- 20 spots are reserved to female pilots
- 10 wild cards (to be assigned by the organizers and the Italian Team Leader)

In case of equal rankings, priority will be given to the first pilot who made the registration.
Registration to the competition becomes effective only after the entry fee payment, which has to be done within 7 days from the confirmation date. Confirmation will be sent to pilots by email and published in the list of confirmed participants.
Pilots who won’t pay within the payment deadline, will be moved at the bottom of the selection list and their status will be changed in "waiting list".

Organizers have the right to not accept the registration of pilots considered not eligible or in case the compliance with legal requirements cannot be verified.

ENTRY FEE
- Regular entry fee is 145 €
- If registration is made after February 7, 2020 or if payment is made after the established deadline, the entry fee is 180 €.

The entry fee includes:
- Transport to take-off and retrievals
- Medical emergency service
- Live tracking
- Packed Lunch each competition day
- Gadgets
- Prize-giving ceremony

PAYMENT
We are accepting Paypal payments or Bank Transfer.

PAYPAL
Click on the following link to proceed with your payment (the amount includes Paypal charges).
REGULAR ENTRY FEE: PAY NOW
ENTRY FEE if registration has been made after Feb 7, 2020: PAY NOW

BANK TRANSFER
Make sure that you pay ALL bank transfer charges. Make also sure that you send us your bank transfer form by email to segreteria@legapiloti.it and don't forget to mention "your name & Flory Cup 2020” as description of your transfer to allow us to track your payment.

Our bank coordinates are:
Bank name: Unicredit
Account owner: Aero Club Lega Piloti
Payee address: Via San Miro snc, 23867 Suello (LC), Italy
IBAN Number: IT90Y0200850370000103076076
BIC/SWIFT Code: UNCRITM1159

REFUND POLICY
In case of no valid tasks, the organisation will return to any participant part of the entry fee. The amount will be defined on the basis of the expenses afforded by organizers.

If a pilot withdraws from the competition by March 1, 2020, the entire registration fee will be refunded, minus 30%, to cover organizational costs. The refund will be made at the end of the competition.

Cancellations from March 2, 2020 and until the start of the competition won't be refunded.

Prize fund and scoring categories

The contest will be valid for the awarding of the title of "Flory Cup 2020" Champion (with at least one valid task).

According to Italian Rules:
- Overall (B, C, D and CCC certified gliders)
- Serial (B, C, D certified gliders), if there are at least 10 participants
- Sport (B, C certified gliders), if there are at least 10 participants
- Female, if there are at least 5 participants

- The youngest and the oldest pilots of the comp

Winners must be present at the awards ceremony to collect the prize.
We do not accept proxies. Prizes not claimed will remain at the organization.

General schedule

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
16.00 - 22.00: Registration

Thursday, March 26, 2020
08.30: MANDATORY general and safety briefing

Thursday, March 26 to Sunday, March 29, 2020
Contest flying days

Sunday, March 29, 2020
19:00: Prize-giving and closing ceremony

Daily schedule

08:00 - Headquarter opens
08:30 - Pilots briefing
09:00 - Transport to take-off
10:15 - Meet Director / Task and Safety Committee meetings
10:45 - Pilots briefing / Previous task official results / Task setting
11:30 - Take-off window opens
15:30 - Scoring office opens
20:00 - Provisional results are published

Accommodation and Activities

http://www.pedemontanavicentina.com

How to get here

BARRIO e locali annessi

Valle San Floriano - Marostica (VI) is near Bassano del Grappa, in the North-East of Italy.

BY CAR
A22 Brennero (exit Trento - SS Valsugana)
A31 Vicenza - Piovene Rocchette (exit Dueville)

BY TRAIN
Bassano del Grappa train station has the following connections: Venice, Padova, Trento.
For more information visit www.trenitalia.com

BY PLANE
The nearest airports to Marostica are: Venezia - Marco Polo Tessera (VCE) / Treviso - A. Canova (TSF) / Verona - Villafranca Catullo (VRN)

Via Stroppari, 2, 36063 Valle San Floriano VI, Italia
Marostica (VI) Italy

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Organizers

Aero Club Blue Phoenix
Ente Federato all'Aero Club Italia N° 180
Scuola di Volo Libero N° 319
Via Palladio 90, 36030 Caltrano (VI)

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