Official competition invitation:
NZ NATIONAL SKYDIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
DATES & LOCATIONS
20.-22.4.2018 Skydive Auckland, Parakai (backup dates in case of bad weather: 27.-29.4.2018)
FS 4-way A
FS 4-way AAA
Classic & Sport accuracy will be held as a separate event 23.-25.3.2018 Classic & Sport on Matamata Aerodrome. All information regarding this event is available from:
Other disciplines will potentially be held at later dates as a separate event. You may express your interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost: 25 NZD per team member per event
Registration must be completed online via https://goo.gl/forms/p6chuoRkzuDV6grE3
Only one registration form is required per team. If you are registering for multiple events, please fill out a separate form for each. Register latest 13.4.2018 via the link above. Late registrations are accepted until 8am on Friday 20 April but will incur an extra cost of 5 NZD per team member per event (30 NZD per team member per event total).
Payments must be made as a team. There is NO registration fee for CAMERA FLYERS.
Please make your payment via bank transfer:
Recipient: New Zealand Parachute Federation
Ref: “Team Name” Nats2018.
If you are registering after 13.4.2018, please make sure to save a proof of payment of the registration fee and bring it with you to the competitors meeting.
We ask teams to select the category that best suits their skills. This will be assessed at the competitors meeting and discussed further if required. Please note NZPF and Skydive Auckland are not able to offer you a camera flyer for the competition, please take this into consideration when forming your team and choosing your discipline.
SCORING AND JUDGING
This will be communicated at the competitors’ meeting and will be in line with FAI and APF judging standards as outlined in the sporting code unless otherwise specified at the competitors’ meeting.
RULES & DIVE POOLS
Please refer to APF sporting code and APF dive pools 2017 via following links. Please notice exceptions below.
APF sporting code:
APF dive pools:
With following exceptions:
FS 2-way dive pool may be found here (or nzpf.org) https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hLAgOZ8qyPn5BgjKcJnMPjbgSyOnVk4Z
FF beginner dive pool may be found here (or nzpf.org)
This will be held at 7.00pm on Friday 20th April, at Skydive Auckland. While attendance by all competitors is not compulsory, we highly recommend that all participants attend, to receive all the event information in full.
All competitors must be valid NZPF members by no later than 8:00pm on Friday 20th April. A membership check will take place at the commencement of the meeting. Anyone found not to be a valid member, will be unable to participate in the event and will not receive a refund.
SKYDIVE AUCKLAND REGISTRATION, BRIEFING, PAYMENTS ETC.
For those who have not yet jumped at Skydive Auckland this year, there will be a general briefing and time to take care of your paperwork at 5.00pm Friday 20th April, prior to the competitors meeting. In case you cannot make it to the drop zone at 5pm, your other opportunity for this is 7.00am on Saturday 21st April, but we highly urge you to sort everything out the night before so you may concentrate on the essential.
Jump ticket prices are 50 NZD per person per jump. Jump tickets are to be paid at the end of each competition day. Please bear in mind that a camera flyer’s tickets are not splittable at the manifest for payment.
START & FINISH TIMES
The draw will take place on Friday 20th April during the competitors meeting, and will be released to participants at the close of the competitor’s meeting.
Teams should be prepared for an 8:00am take off on Saturday 21st April. At the end of jumping each day teams will be formally released and given a start time for the following day by the Meet Director. Any competitor not present for their load will automatically score zero (for themselves /
The competition will close by 5pm Sunday 22nd April, with the medal ceremony to follow.
Maria Dmitrienko - NZPF