Contest

Contest


The Springfield Soaring Championship encourages all types of gliders, with or without engines to take part in a cross-country competition, on as fair and equal footing as possible, run under the Enterprise rules. Water ballast is not allowed.
  • Enterprise works for a wider range of pilot experience and glider handicaps
  • Enterprise is not an FAI style with prestart delays and enroute gaggles
  • Enterprise is the perfect way for less experienced pilots to start racing gliders and yet challenging for advanced pilots
  • Enterprise encourages personal bests
  • Enterprise is where the winner has done the most flying, not the least!
  • Enterprise events are competitive and also fun to compete in
  • Enterprise allows for ‘novel’ interpretation of the rules – normally called cheating

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