Control Line Updates

We can now confirm that Brian LeverĀ  will run the following agreed events at the Mayfly at Old Warden.

Phantom, Rascal, Trojan, BeeBug and Champ/ED Bee Testing. To help participants events will run on both Saturday and Sunday with certificates being sent by post. Please note only racing will be run with no speed element to any of the competitions. BeeBug will include nominated laps and aerobatics. Nipper speed will be transferred to SAM 35 meetings at Buckminster.

For all participants and models the following safety measures will apply:

  • All models to be placed in line park adjacent to the tape running from control tower to far hedge.
  • All models will have lines checked and pull tested to BMFA rules.
  • All wrist straps will be pull tested.
  • All modellers to produce 2018 BMFA insurance details. ( International contestants to be put on temporary BMFA insurance.)
  • All pitmen to wear safety helmets.
  • Engine testing only allowed adjacent to the tape barrier. ( No engine running by the wire fence running from the hangers to the control tower)
  • Every race to be marshalled by CD and two time keepers.
  • Races will be only two up.
  • Models and modellers unable to satisfy all the above will be informed they are unable to fly.