PRIBINA CUP 2018 WINNERS
Wolfgang Janowitsch & Thomas Leitgeb
|Competition||8th Apr 7th Apr 6th Apr 5th Apr 4th Apr 3rd Apr 2nd Apr 1st Apr 31st Mar 30th Mar|
|Training week||29th Mar|
|Preparations||18th Mar 26th Feb 9th Jan|
Competition - 2nd Apr 2018
All gliders are acounted for today and this is all from today‘s broadcast as well :) Check Soaringspot for the results.
We are waiting for last seven pilots.
Landings are beeing in progress. Bunch of gliders on 10K. The sky is almost cloudless and the wind is dying now.
First gliders have already landed home. Unfortunately same outlandings have been reported as well. We can see on glidernet that most of competitors are in the south - south-east from Nitra.
You can watch the competitors online here:
Start lines have been opened as follows:
15m class at 1.00 pm
Club class at 1:15 pm
20m class at 1.30 pm
Open class at 1.37 pm
Everybody is in the air. The weather looks very promising. Also it is a bit warmer on the ground ;-)
First start is postponed to 12.15 pm and confirmed!
First start is postponed to 12 pm.
First launch is postponed to 11.45.
So once again :) The weather conditions are suitable for gliding today, the sky is clear, cumulus clouds with cloud bases of 2000m are expected with rises 2-3m/s. Wind is strong now, increasing with the altitude, but should slow down during the afternoon. Thermal activity should be dying out around 5pm.
Therefore RACING TASKS for all classes with range from 250km for club class to 330 for open class.
First launch is planned for 11:30 so be ready. And do not forget: fly safely, watch out and enjoy the race!
Briefing is at 10 am as usual.
Short weather update: Ridge of high pressure is expanding over our area from south-west/south that shold enable us to compete today. The sky is clearly blue. Maximum daily temperature expected is 11-14°C. Moderate gusty wind should slowly decrease. We expect cumulus clouds usable for thermal flying. Precipitations are not expected.
We woke up into a beautiful sunny morning! Let‘s prepare for a competition day. Gridding starts from 8.30 am. Runway in use 33.
33L: Club, 20m self-launchers, Open self-launchers
33R: 15m, 20m, Open