FAI World Grand Prix 2012-2013

The FAI World Grand Prix 2012-2013 is the fifth gliding Grand Prix. The 7 qualifying races took place during 2012-2013 worldwide flying season. The Finals were held at Vaumeilh near Sisteron, France between 9-16 May 2014.

FAI World Grand Prix 2012-2013
TypeGliding
Founded2005
CountryFranceFrance
Date9 May - 16 May
Year2014
Season5
AirfieldVaumeilh Aerodrome
LocationSisteron
First
Second
Third

SummaryEdit

Finals resultEdit

Position  1st   2nd   3rd   4th   5th   6th   7th   8th   9th   10th 
Points 10 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0
Position CN* Pilot Glider Races Points
Race
1
Race
2
Race
3
Race
4
Race
5
Race
6
Race
7
Race
8
1 DID   Didier Hauss Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxa 2 1 8 6 6 14 1 1 46
2 RP   Sebastian Kawa SZD 56 Diana 2 1 3 2 9 3 15 8 2 41
3 LX   Uli Schwenk Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxa 4 17 5 8 7 4 3 3 36
4 CT   Giorgio Galetto Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2 5 7 7 3 4 12 4 4 34
5 AB   Bruce Taylor Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2cxT 17 18 1 19 1 1 20 7 33
6 GT   Rene Vidal Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2 18 5 3 7 18 3 7 10 23
7 QX   Roman Mraček Schleicher ASG 29E 13 2 15 5 9 5 6 18 21
8 VV   Tilo Holighaus Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2ax 7 11 13 14 8 6 2 11 17
9 BW   Nicolas Veron Schleicher ASG 29 9 19 19 4 17 2 9 12 16
10 PS   Tom Claffey Schleicher ASW 27 10 9 10 11 2 8 5 14 15
11 57   Mike Young Schleicher ASG 29 19 20 20 2 19 19 13 5 13
12 WR   Robert Schroeder Rolladen-Schneider LS8-a 8 16 4 18 16 18 19 6 12
13 FB   Laurent Aboulin Schleicher ASG 29 3 8 6 10 10 10 17 16 11
14 XM   Graham Parker Schleicher ASG 29 15 14 17 1 14 17 11 13 10
14 RZ   John Coutts Schleicher ASW 27 6 10 11 12 5 11 10 9 10
16 XY   Gintautas Zube Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2 20 4 9 20 20 20 14 20 5
17 LY   Kai Lindenberg Schleicher ASG 29 12 12 14 15 12 7 12 17 3
18 KT   Thomas Gostner SZD 56 Diana 2 11 6 12 13 11 13 16 15 2
18 AX   Petr Panek Schempp-Hirth Ventus 2 14 13 16 16 13 16 15 8 2
20 LR   Carlos Rocca Schleicher ASW 27 16 15 18 17 15 9 18 19 1

* - competition number

Qualifying racesEdit

Location Country Date Class Winner
Brasov   Romania 29 April-6 May 2012 Club   Petr Panek
Potchefstroom   South Africa 2–10 November 2012 18 metre   Andrew Davis
Lake Keepit   Australia 12–18 December 2012 18 metre   Tom Claffey
Santiago   Chile 26 January-2 February 2013 15 metre   Carlos Rocca Vidal
Långtora   Sweden 4–11 May 2013 15 metre   Gintautas Zube
Rennes   France 18–25 May 2013 15 metre   Laurent Aboulin
Żar   Poland 26 July-4 August 2013 18 metre   Sebastian Kawa

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