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2016 Ratings

Competition ratings list for 2016 (based on 2015 results) together with details of how to check your rating and the...

Date Added: 11/12/2015 Last Modified: 25/01/2016 View Document

2017 Competition Directors Seminar Notes

Notes and slides from Competition Directors Seminar, January 2017. Note that the original PowerPoint presentations are also available within the...

Date Added: 09/02/2017 View Document

Advice on Flying Rated Competitions

Mike Fox gives advice in the BGA briefing for pilots flying in their first rated competition.

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 05/01/2016 View Document

Aerotow Performance

Safety Briefing highlighting the factors affecting aerotow take-off performance - for consideration by glider pilots and tug pilots.

Date Added: 07/01/2016 Last Modified: 18/10/2016 View Document

Assigned Distance Tasks

A paper by Paul Candler describing and discussing Assigned Distance Tasks (ADTs).

Date Added: 31/01/2017 View Document

BGA 1000km Trophy

Rules and requirements for the BGA 1000km Trophy

Date Added: 28/07/2015 View Document

BGA Competition Organisers Guide

A step-by-step reference guide to help gliding clubs organise and run a BGA Competition.

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 04/05/2018 View Document

BGA Competition Organisers' Briefing Notes

Date Added: 25/04/2017 View Document

BGA Competition Rules

2018 rules for BGA rated competitions

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 03/03/2018 View Document

Cloud Flying Discussion

Discussion paper about cloud flying in BGA rated competitions

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Club Class Handicapping Options

Discussion paper re changes to Club Class Handicapping

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Competition Registration Form

MS Word (.doc) format

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 10/03/2016 View Document

Competition Requirements

Laws and Rules Competition Requirements

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 09/08/2016 View Document

Cross-Country and Airspace Guidance

Laws and Rules Cross Country and Airspace Guidance

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 09/08/2016 View Document

Currency Barometer

Pilot Currency Barometer - How safe a pilot are you?

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 05/01/2016 View Document

Designated Starts

Presentation given to the Competition Directors Seminar, January 2017 about an alternative start-time procedure for cross-country gliding competitions.

Date Added: 09/02/2017 Last Modified: 09/02/2017 View Document

Easy Weight Scrurineering

Presentation given at Competition Directors Seminar, January 2017 about simplifying the full IGC process.

Date Added: 09/02/2017 View Document

FAI Anti-Doping FAQs

FAQs for competitors and organisers

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

FAI Anti-Doping Programme

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

FAI Sporting Code Section 3 - Gliding

FAI sporting code section 3 - gliding updated Oct 17

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 07/11/2017 View Document

FAI Sporting Licence Application

Competition Licence Application Form

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 06/06/2016 View Document

Gliding Activity Explained - RAF Air Clues Magazine Spring 2016

Date Added: 06/06/2016 View Document

Gliding Competitions

Link to Wikipaedia page

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Global Drug Reference Online

Information about the prohibited status of specific medications based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Handicap Distance Tasks

Sailplane and Gliding article by Tim Scott which provides a helpful guide to setting fair and enjoyable tasks and highlights...

Date Added: 08/04/2016 View Document

How To Enjoy Your First Gliding Competition

S&G Article - Andy Davis draws on the team training programme and his own experience for tips to help you

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 05/01/2016 View Document

Human Factors for Glider Pilots - Guidance

Date Added: 28/10/2015 Last Modified: 12/01/2016 View Document

IGC Document Library

Links to various IGC documents, including Sporting Code Annexes, records, awards, etc

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

IGC GNSS Flight Recorder Approval Committee

Lists approved devices (flight recorders and position recorders) and other useful information

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

IGC Rankings

Current world rankings

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

IGC Sailplane Grand Prix

Website for SGP series - news, events, results

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Inter-Club League Rules

Updated 2015

Date Added: 18/05/2015 View Document

Junior Gliding Code of Conduct

UK Junior Gliding and BGA agreed code of conduct for Junior pilots involved with UKJG or BGA organised activity.

Date Added: 07/03/2017 View Document

Mid Air Collision Avoidance - RAF Fairford safety leaflet

A MAC avoidance leaflet relevant to UK GA supplied by RAF Fairford in April 2017.

Date Added: 10/04/2017 View Document

Military airfield activity

Illustrative only. Subject to NOTAM, AIP amendments, etc.

Date Added: 11/07/2016 Last Modified: 11/07/2016 View Document

Military flying contacts

Military flying unit contacts for use during notification of significant gliding activity. Supplied by the RAF.

Date Added: 22/06/2016 Last Modified: 15/03/2017 View Document

Parachuting after a Mid-Air Collision

Safety briefing in the event of a mid-air collision

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 13/10/2017 View Document

Ratings 2017 for 2018 Nationals priority list

Authored by the BGA Competitions Committee

Date Added: 19/01/2018 View Document

Ratings List 2018

Date Added: 30/11/2017 View Document

SeeYou Competition Scoring Script

Scores a Fixed Course Task, Distance Handicapped Task, or AAT in accordance with "The 2017 Rules for BGA Rated Competitions"....

Date Added: 21/03/2016 Last Modified: 16/05/2017 View Document

Supplement to Competition Organisers Guide

Distance Calculations In Distance Handicapped Tasks

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

The Ideal Gliding Competition

As part of an initiative to improve UK gliding competitions the BGA Competition & Awards Committee identified the need to...

Date Added: 04/03/2017 View Document

Transforming UK Gliding Competitions - The Big Picture

Presentation given at Competition Directors Seminar, January 2017

Date Added: 09/02/2017 View Document