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Serial Cup 2016: Jurij Vidic wins overall

Thursday 22 September, 2016
Serial Cup 2016. Photo: Adel Honti

Serial Cup 2016. Photo: Adel Honti

The 2016 Serial Cup competition took place in Slovenia from 10-15 September. Four tasks were scored, ranging from 37 to 67km in distance, and prizes awarded in several categories, with Jurij Vidic winning overall on an EN C Nova Triton 2.

The Serial Cup has been run since 2011, and is based in Slovenia using Kobala and Lijak launches. It is open to pilots flying wings of EN C and below, and promotes an atmosphere of learning in the competition environment.

The event is primarily designed for pilots already achieving cross-country flights wishing to increase their range of skills, distances flown and their understanding of the sky and competition tactics.

Prizes are given in EN B and EN C wing-class categories, plus women, juniors (under 28s) and teams. In addition, three experienced competition pilots are invited to fly serial wings alongside the other competitors. They help with task debriefing, and give lectures on relevant topics, some of which have been recorded and can be watched here.

Results

Overall

1 Jurij Vidic, SL, Nova Triton 2
2 Dusan Durkovic, SL, Nova Phantom
3 Jan Jares, CZ,  Gradient Aspen 5

Serial Cup 2016 EN C winners

Serial Cup 2016 EN C winners

EN C

1 Jurij Vidic, SL, Nova Triton 2
2 Dusan Durkovic, SL, Nova Triton 2 / Nova Phantom
3 Jan Jares, CZ, Gradient Aspen 5

Serial Cup 2016 EN B winners

Serial Cup 2016 EN B winners

EN B

1 Tomas Brauner, CZ, Advance Iota
2 Stefan Vyparina, SK, 777 Rook 2
3 Simon Konavec, SL, Nova Phantom

Serial Cup 2016. Women winners

Serial Cup 2016. Women winners

Women

1 Adel Honti, HU, BGD Cure
2 Katalin Juhasz, HU, Ozone Delta 2
3 Dana Kelemen, RO, Ozone Alpina 2

Serial Cup 2016 Junior winners

Serial Cup 2016 Junior winners

Juniors (under 28)

1 Samuel Jordan, CZ, Gradient Aspen 5
2 Pawel Chrzaszcz, PO, BGD Cure
3 Jiri Becvar, CZ,  Gradient Aspen 5

Serial Cup 2016. Teams winners

Serial Cup 2016. Teams winners

Teams

    1. Lara’s (Jurij Vidic, Dusan Durkovic, Simon Konavec, Lara Leben, Madjar Klemencic
    2. Gradient Team (Jan Jares, Samuel Jordan, Jiri Becvar, Radek Vecera)
    3. Perfect Fly (Stefan Vyparina, Peter Vyparina, Tomas Slobodan, Papcun Michal)

All results can be seen here


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