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2016 World
championships
6th FAI Canopy Piloting
World Championships
Aug 20 to Aug 27
Hosted by


Event Organizers

NAC
Aero Club of Canada
1710 Hickey Road Apt 506, Bldg 5
Saint John, NB E2J 3S6
Tel: 1-506-658-9059
info@aeroclubofcanada.ca
National Parachute Federation
Canadian Sport Parachuting Association
204 – 1468 Laurier Street
Rockland, ON K4K 1C7
Tel: 1-613-419-0908
Contact person: Michelle Matte-Stotyn
michelle.matte-stotyn@cspa.ca
IPC Delegate
Rina Gallo
Tel: 604 435 8413
reener2@telus.net
Parachutisme Nouvel Air
200 chemin Lebeau
Farnham, QC J2N 2P9
Tel: 1-450-293-8118
Contact person: Martin Lemay
martin@nouvelair.ca
  • To determine the World Champions in Canopy Piloting
  • To establish new World, Continental and National Records
  • To promote safety and develop canopy piloting training and competition.
  • To exchange ideas and strengthen friendly relations between sport parachutists, judges and support personnel of all nations.
  • To allow participants to share and exchange experience, knowledge, and information.
  • To improve judging methods and practices.
  • Meet Director – Richard ‘’Buzz’’ Bennett
  • FAI Controller – Marylou Laughlin
  • Chief Judge – Björn Korth
  • Assistant to Chief Judge – Barb Davies
  • Event Judges
    • Speed – Bernard Nicolas
    • Accuracy – Agnieszka Sobczynska-Solomon
    • Distance – Craig Bennett
  • Course Technical Director – TBD
  • Jury Members
    • Ronald Overdijk
    • Alberto Martin Paracuellos
    • Elisabet Mikaelsson

August 20 to August 27, 2016

  • 20 August 2016 (Saturday) – Arrival of Judges
  • 21-22 – Judges Conference
  • 20-22 August 2016 (Saturday-Monday) – Arrival of Delegations, Registration, Official Practice Jumps
  • 21 August 2016 (Sunday) – Official Arrival Day
  • 22 August 2016 (Monday) – Opening Ceremony
  • 23 August 2016 (Tuesday) –Wheels Up for the First Competition Jumps at 07:30
  • 26 August 2016 (Friday) – Last Competition Jump will take off at 15:00
  • 26 August 2016 (Friday) – End of Competition, Farewell Dinner, Closing Ceremony
  • 27 August 2016 (Saturday) – Departure of Delegations

NB. Any Delegation or Competitors arriving before August 21st may contact the hotel directly to arrange needed accommodation.

Parachutisme Nouvel Air
200 chemin Lebeau
Farnham QC J2N 2P9

Dropzone is located in Farnham, with a population of 8,000, which is located 60km southeast of Montreal, Canada
Elevation: 61m ASL
Latitude: 45.286437
Longitud : -73.013849

Recommended Airport to fly in and out

 

- Montreal-Trudeau International (YUL) – 79km from competition site
** YUL is the recommended entry point in Canada**

 

- Transportation after arrival from YUL to the Competition Site will be provided by the Organizer upon request for $50CAD per person.
- Transportation for outbound flight from YUL will be provided by the Organizer upon request for $50CAD per person

 

- Daily transportation between hotel and competition site will be provided.
- One ride in the morning
- One ride in the evening

Average temperature: DAYTIME – 24.7°C NIGHTTIME – 13.6°C

Average windspeed: 4-13kts (2-6m/s) West/South-West direction

Sunshine: 70% Rain: 15%

Sunrise: 6 :10am Sunset: 7 :35pm

Double Occupancy
($CAD)
Single Occupancy
($CAD)
Participants $ 1250 + 90€ $ 1750 + 90€
Head of Delegation, Team Manager, Coach $ 1025 + 90€ $ 1525 + 90€
Accompanying Person $ 850 $ 1350

Entry Fees for Participants include:
- Accommodation for 6 nights (August 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26,) *Based on Double Occupancy*
- Breakfast and Dinner at the Hotel for 6 days (Evening of August 21 to the morning of August 27)
- 9 Competition jumps (and rejumps)
- 1 Training jump
- Farewell Banquet
- Souvenir garment
- FAI/IPC Sanction Fee (EUR90)

Entry Fees for HoD, Manager, Coach include:
- Accommodation for 6 nights (August 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26,) *Based on Double Occupancy*
- Breakfast and Dinner at the Hotel for 6 days (Evening of August 21 to the morning of August 27)
- Farewell Banquet
- Souvenir garment
- FAI/IPC Sanction Fee (EUR90)

Entry Fees for Accompanying person include:
- Accommodation for 6 nights (August 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26,) *Based on Double Occupancy*
- Breakfast and Dinner at the Hotel for 6 days (Evening of August 21 to the morning of August 27)
- Farewell Banquet
- Souvenir garment

Full-time DZ facilities
Air-conditioned administrative building
Air-conditioned packing area
Tent for packing at swoop pond
Two (2) separate grass landing areas
1370m (4500ft) gravel runway
Office space for Officials
Three (3) parking lots
Bathrooms and 2 showers
Wi-Fi connectivity
Rigging services
On-site café
Observation deck
Camping available
RV parking

Twin Otter
Left door
Exit Speed: 80 kts (+ / – 5 kts)

TBeech 18

Beech-18
Left door
Exit speed: 85 kts (+ / – 5 kts)

TBeech 18

Pre-Event Training
Dropzone open for jumping and training from April 30 2016.

There is a CP competition scheduled for June 25-26. It will be a 6-jump meet.

** Official Practice Period jumps are NOT INCLUDED in the entry fees **

29$ CAD
per ticket
6000ft (1828m)

All Participants, Officials, Judges, Accompanying persons will be lodged at a 3-star hotel. The hotel is located 40km from Competition Site and DZ.

Château Bromont
90 Rue de Stanstead,
Bromont, QC J2L 1K6
+1.450.534.3433 // 1.888.276.6668

Web site

- Hard helmets mandatory for ALL jumpers
- AADs are not mandatory for Canopy Piloting
- Quick-release weight-belt (if applicable)
Visitors travelling to Canada must:- have a valid travel document, such as a passport, AND NECESSARY TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, WHERE APPLICABLE (SEE LIST FOR NECESSARY VISA APPLICATIONS) INCLUDING
A RETURN FLIGHT TICKET TO YOUR HOME COUNTRY.The visitors from the following countries DO NOT NEED a visa to enter Canada.

Andorra
Anguilla
Antigua & Barbuda
Australia
Austria
Bahamas
Barbados
Belgium
Bermuda
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Cayman Islands
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Falkland Islands
Finland
France
Germany
Gibraltar
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Monaco
Montserrat
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Papua New Guinea
Pitcairn
Poland
Portugal
Samoa
San Marino
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
St.Helena
St. Kitts & Nevis
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
United Kingdom
USA

If you do not need a visa to enter Canada you can apply for an Electronic Travel Authority (eTA). The Electronic Travel Authority is NEW please check out the website for more information . https://www.ca-eta.com/eta/

Competitors in need of a visa to travel to Canada must apply through Citizenship and Immigration Canada. An estimate 3-4 weeks lead-time is required. Competitors will be provided with a sponsor’s letter from the NAC and Organizing Committee.

Certified First Responders will be on site for the duration of the event.

Both hospitals within 25 minute drive

Brome-Missisquoi-Perkins Hospital
950, Principale
Cowansville, QC
Tel : 1-450-266-4342

30km to Competition Site

Hopital du Haut-Richelieu
920, boul. Séminaire Nord
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Tel : 1-450-359-5000

28km to Competition Site

Registration

Final registration form and payment of Entry Fees MUST be received NO LATER THAN July 8th 2016. All fees (bank transfer fees, wire transfer fees) necessary to send the Organizer the payment are to be paid by the participants. Payments by credit card come with a 2% extra fee.

** Any Entry Fee that is received by the Organizer after July 8th, 2016 must be accompanied by a $100 late registration fee for each person concerned. **

Payment Information

  • Beneficiary’s Bank – Caisse Centrale Desjardins
  • SWIFT – CCDQCAMM
  • Branch ID – 815-90057
  • Account# – 00417014
  • **The banking fees have to be payed by the registrant.**

Rules for CP Events provided in PDF format

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Each must have medical insurance valid in Canada covering repatriation costs and Third Party insurance valid in Canada. Proof of third party liability insurance valid in Canada must be given to the Organizer upon arrival at the event. If there are any discrepancies or the competitor is unable to provide this, they can affiliate with CSPA (cost $89) onsite and have $3M third party liability coverage while parachuting in Canada. Event liability insurance covering Officials and Judges will be arranged by the Organizer.
- Delegations are encouraged to bring their national dress and clothing along. National anthems should be sent with Final Registration form on an mp3 audio file to martin@nouvelair.ca
- Delegations have to bring their own national flag (approximately 150 cm X 100 cm) to be raised during awards ceremony.
Russia
Denmark
Czech Republic
Canada
France
Italy
USA
Sweden
Ireland
Australia
Great Britain
UAE
New Zealand
Spain
Argentina
Austria
Norway
Columbia
Ukraine
Slovakia
Registration Form
Final registration form
MUST be received
NO LATER THAN July 8th 2016
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Payment
Final payment of Entry Fees
MUST be received
NO LATER THAN July 8th 2016
How to get to Parachutisme Nouvel Air

Only 30 minutes from Montreal via Champlain bridge.
Take highway 10 East, exit number 48.
Follow the indications provided on the blue Tourisme Quebec signs.

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