The Monte Cucco International Trophy is a high level competition that every year takes place in Monte Cucco, where in 2008 and 2011 took place the Class 2 and Class 1 Worlds...Expand page for more details
The particular relief features of the Alta Valle del Chiascio and the mountain ridges of the Monte Cucco Massif, as well as the absence of serious obstacles to obstruct the alternating Atlantic and Balkan air currents, make the Park an ideal location to practice free-flying and, especially, hang-gliding.Expand page for more details
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Registration will open on
22/03 18:30 (Europe/Rome)
Live trackers supplied
The organiser will supply Live trackers to you, for safety and scoring
The region supports helicopter rescues
Medic on takeoff
There will be medical rescue services at launch
Good phone coverage
The region generally has good phone coverage
We will be monitoring radios for your safety whilst you fly
Live trackers mandatory
Live Tracking is MANDATORY in this event to score. The organiser will provide the trackers.
The organisers will download the tracklogs at HQ for scoring
There will be daily lunch packs for pilots
The organisers will have free WiFi available at HQ
You will receive a tshirt or other welcome gift
- Class 5
- Class 1 Sport
- Class 1
The Monte Cucco International Trophy is a high level competition that every year takes place in Monte Cucco, where in 2008 and 2011 took place the Class 2 and Class 1 Worlds.
Selection and entry fee
Account Name: A.S.D. VOLO LIBERO MONTE CUCCO
Bank Name: UNICREDIT
Account Number: IBAN IT 17 H 02008 38431 000105807019
As required by Italian NAC and by FAI / CIVL, the following requirement are mandatory:
- National pilot Licence
- FAI Licence – Class O
- Receipt of Entry Fee payment
- Third-Party Insurance
Note: All documents must be valid.
The entry fee includes:
- Event's T-shirt
- Packed Lunch each competition day
- Medical emergency service
- Prize-giving ceremony
The organization will not provide any transport to TO or retrieve service.
If requested, organizers can get in touch pilots with some local shuttle drivers who could provide this service for a fee. The pilots who want to use this service must notify the organization at least 15 days before the start of the Trophy.
Documents required at registration
FAI Sporting Licence
Issued by your local NAC on behalf of the FAI. You cannot normally compete in an FAI event without one. Contact your National Association (NAC)
The organiser requires you to present your National flying licence.
Signed Application form
You will need to sign an applicaton form at the venue. Usually the organiser will provide it on arrival.
You must provide the organiser with a copy of your liability (3rd party) insurance documents
Prize fund and scoring categories
- 2° Class 1 Open
- 3° Class 1 Open
- 1° Class 5 Open
- 2° Class 5 Open
- 3° Class 5 Open
- 1° Class sport Open
- 2° Class sport Open
- 3° Class sport Open
To withdraw the prize, pilots have to be present at the Prize-giving Ceremony.
No proxy will be accepted.
Undelivered awards will remain to the organisation.
From 16th August
- Contest flying days:
From 17th to 21th August
11:30 - Meet Director / Task and Safety Committee meetings
12:00 - Pilots' briefing @ TO / Previous task official results / Task definition
12:30 - Take-off window opens
16:30 - Scoring office opens
20:30 - Provisional results
Accommodation and Activities
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