Competition Dates updated 23 Mar 2018

2019 Calendar Here










2019 F3F Events at Horcum Here


F3F Winter League Dates 2019

2nd Feb 2019
2nd Mar 2019
Reserve Dates :-
16th Feb 2019
16th Mar 2019

Champion of Champions

30th / 31st Mar 2019

The top 5 pilots from the Winter League Series will be invited to attend a 2 day fly-off at Horum.


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2019 Dates at Horcum
NB BMFA league will be used for the F3F Team Selection. Both UK Eurotours are now part of the BMFA League score. All events except PSS and Classic Glider Meet are organised by the GBSRA

30th / 31st Mar - Champion of Champions
16th June - Classic Glider Meeting click here
28th / 29th / 30th June - F3F Eurotour / World Cup
14th July - PSS Event
1st Sept - BMFA F3F League 3
2nd Nov - 1st Winter League
7th Dec - 2nd Winter League

Other Calendar Dates :-

28th Apr - BMFA L1 Long Mynd
11th / 12th May -  BMFA F3F Nationals Eastbourne
8th / 9th Jun - BMFA Nats Reserve
28th Jul - BMFA F3F League 2 Wales

17th / 18th Aug - English F3F Open Whitesheet
13th / 14th / 15th Sept - F3F Eurotour Wales
29th Sept - BMFA L4 Whitesheet
13th Oct - BMFA League Reserve

To Enter any BMFA event, please contact Mark Treble the 2019 BMFA Coordinator. For all other Events contact the Event Organisors

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Horcum Winter League Rules

 The HoH Winter league will be flown to FAI F3F Rules.


 Format of the Event

 Model Classes

 The new 2M class is designed to encourage participation in F3F racing by any Pilot regardless  of model type. Pilots will qualify for the Champion of Champions Event in each class seperately.  Competitors will NOT be allowed to fly in both Open and 2M Class events.

 Qualifying Events

 Jon Edison
 updated 10/10/2010

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Champion of Champions Rules:

1. The aim is to promote F3F at a regional level as well as to add an ‘end of winter’ final to some of the fastest flying of the year.
2. Qualifying Leagues: The current North, Midlands and Welsh leagues – held at the Hole of Horcum, Long Mynd and Bwlch respectively are to be the leagues invited for the Winter League.  The top 3 Scottish Pilots from their winter league will also be invited.  Anyone wishing to make their league a ‘qualifying event’ should contact the Champion of Champions Hosting Club Organisor before the end of the season.
2.1  Each league will be invited to send it’s top 5 pilots (identified by finishing positions) to take part in the 2 day fly-off  to be held at one of the UK's flying sites on the last weekend of March.
2.1.1 In addition to the Open class F3F positions, pilots taking part with models of up to 2m span will be classified in their own league.  The top 2m pilot from each league will be invited to the Champion of Champions race.
2.2  Each pilot will automatically be entered into the league that they first race in.  Changes to each pilot’s qualifying league must be made to the League Coordinator before the final round of winter league races.
2.2.1 A pilot may only ‘race’ in either the open or 2m class. 
2.3  In the event of a pilot not being able to compete, or qualifying through another league, the opportunity to race will be passed down each league’s finishing order, to achieve 5 pilots from each league.  ‘Guest’ flyers may be invited at the CD’s discretion - such as CD’s/buzzer supremos.
2.4  Entry fees to the final will be restricted to the amount required by the host club to put on the day’s racing and paying their land owner.

3. Prizes
3.1  The prize for the winning Open class pilot and the winning 2m class pilot at the Champion of Champions Race 2011 will be identified and declared by the organiser once known.

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