2018 Contests included in the Pilot Ranking List and Pilot Categories


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Contest Class Venue Dates Days Weight¹ Contestants
National 15 Meter Uvalde, TX 08/11/2018 — 08/19/2018 6 100 15
National 18 Meter Groveland, FL 05/01/2018 — 05/10/2018 8 100 25
National 20m Multi-Seat Nationals Reedsville, PA 05/14/2018 — 05/22/2018 4 100 10
National Club Dansville, NY 08/04/2018 — 08/12/2018 6 100 13
National Open Uvalde, TX 08/11/2018 — 08/19/2018 6 100 14
National Sports Nephi, UT 06/19/2018 — 06/28/2018 8 100 24
National Standard Midlothian, TX 07/31/2018 — 08/08/2018 7 100 19
Championship 1-26 Caesar Creek, OH 05/23/2018 — 05/30/2018 5  92 19
Championship Senior Groveland, FL 03/10/2018 — 03/16/2018 5  92 57
Region 1 New England Sports Springfield, VT 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 4  92 13
Region 2 Wurtsboro, NY 09/17/2018 — 09/22/2018 Canceled
Region 2 North FAI Handicapped Wurtsboro, NY 06/08/2018 — 06/17/2018 4  92  9
Region 2 North Sports Wurtsboro, NY 06/08/2018 — 06/17/2018 3  92  6
Region 3 Sports Dansville, NY 08/05/2018 — 08/11/2018 3  92 11
Region 4 North 18 Meter Fairfield, PA 10/07/2018 — 10/13/2018 4  92  6
Region 4 North FAI Handicapped Fairfield, PA 10/07/2018 — 10/13/2018 4  92  5
Region 4 North Sports Fairfield, PA 10/07/2018 — 10/13/2018 2  88  5
Region 4 South 15 Meter, 18 Meter, Standard New Castle, VA 09/17/2018 — 09/22/2018 Weathered Out
Region 5 North 18 Meter Perry, SC 04/16/2018 — 04/21/2018 3  92 16
Region 5 North FAI Handicapped Perry, SC 04/16/2018 — 04/21/2018 2  88 20
Region 5 North Open Perry, SC 04/16/2018 — 04/21/2018 2  88  9
Region 5 North Sports Perry, SC 04/16/2018 — 04/21/2018 2  88 15
Region 5 South 18 Meter Cordele, GA 06/04/2018 — 06/09/2018 6  92  5
Region 5 South FAI Handicapped Cordele, GA 06/04/2018 — 06/09/2018 6  92 10
Region 5 South Sports Cordele, GA 06/04/2018 — 06/09/2018 6  92  9
Region 6 North Club Adrian, MI 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 4  92  7
Region 6 North Sports Adrian, MI 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 4  92 11
Region 7 Sports Albert Lea, MN 05/21/2018 — 05/26/2018 3  92  5
Region 8 Championships 15 Meter Ephrata, WA 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 5  92  5
Region 8 Championships 18 Meter Ephrata, WA 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 5  92  8
Region 8 Championships Open Ephrata, WA 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 5  92  6
Region 8 Championships Sports Ephrata, WA 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 5  92  8
Region 8 Championships Standard Ephrata, WA 07/02/2018 — 07/07/2018 5  92  5
Region 9 Sports Class Nephi Sports Nephi, UT 06/19/2018 — 06/24/2018 6  92 18
Region 10 Championship FAI Handicapped Waller, TX 06/25/2018 — 06/30/2018 5  92 12
Region 10 Championship Sports Waller, TX 06/25/2018 — 06/30/2018 5  92 13
Region 10 North FAI Handicapped Yoder, KS 06/11/2018 — 06/16/2018 4  92  5
Region 10 North Sports Yoder, KS 06/11/2018 — 06/16/2018 4  92  5
Region 11 FAI FAI Handicapped Truckee, CA 07/16/2018 — 07/21/2018 4  92 21
Region 11 Air Sailing Sports Reno, NV 07/09/2018 — 07/14/2018 4  92 13

1The Contest Weighting Factor depends on the competition type and class. Since 2013 the following weights have been in effect.

Type/ClassContest Weighting Factor
Full Contest Three-Day Contest Two-Day Contest
FAI-class and Sports-class National competitions100   95   0
Regional FAI-class and Sports-class, and Championships (Seniors and 1-26)92    92   88

Team entries (applies to all Regional classes and Sport Nationals): receive a ranking score that applies to the team; individual members (maximum of four) of the team receive a ranking score equal to 75% of the team's ranking score.


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