2021 Contests included in the Pilot Ranking List and Pilot Categories


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Contest Class Venue Dates Days Weight¹ Contestants
National 15 Meter Minden, NV 05/31/2021 — 06/09/2021 6 100 15
National 18 Meter Nephi, UT 06/29/2021 — 07/08/2021 8 100 33
National 20 Meter Montague, CA 06/14/2021 — 06/22/2021 8 100  8
National Club Benton, TN 05/04/2021 — 05/13/2021 3  95 20
National Open Minden, NV 05/31/2021 — 06/09/2021 6 100 13
National Sports Waller, TX 08/01/2021 — 08/07/2021 4 100 35
National Standard Montague, CA 06/14/2021 — 06/22/2021 8 100  9
Championship 1-26 Yoder, KS 06/24/2021 — 07/01/2021 3  92 20
Championship Seniors Groveland, FL 03/13/2021 — 03/19/2021 5  92 53
Air Sailing Sports Reno, NV 07/12/2021 — 07/16/2021 Cancelled
Region 2 18 Meter Reedsville, PA 05/23/2021 — 05/29/2021 3  92  7
Region 2 FAI Handicapped Reedsville, PA 05/23/2021 — 05/29/2021 2  88 11
Region 2 Sports Reedsville, PA 05/23/2021 — 05/29/2021 2  88 10
Region 2 North Sports Wurtsboro, NY 06/18/2021 — 06/27/2021 2  88  6
Region 2 North Sports Wurtsboro, NY 06/18/2021 — 06/27/2021 3  92 10
Region 3 FAI Handicapped Dansville, NY 08/15/2021 — 08/21/2021 2  88  9
Region 4 North 18 Meter Fairfield, PA 10/03/2021 — 10/09/2021 2  88  7
Region 4 North Sports Fairfield, PA 10/03/2021 — 10/09/2021 2  88  7
Region 4 South 18 Meter New Castle, VA 09/20/2021 — 09/25/2021 3  92 12
Region 4 South FAI Handicapped New Castle, VA 09/20/2021 — 09/25/2021 3  92  8
Region 5 North 18 Meter Perry, SC 04/19/2021 — 04/24/2021 4  92 15
Region 5 North FAI Handicapped Perry, SC 04/19/2021 — 04/24/2021 4  92 13
Region 5 North Open Perry, SC 04/19/2021 — 04/24/2021 4  92  7
Region 5 North Sports Perry, SC 04/19/2021 — 04/24/2021 4  92 19
Region 5 South 18 Meter Cordele, GA 06/07/2021 — 06/12/2021 2  88 14
Region 5 South FAI Handicapped Cordele, GA 06/07/2021 — 06/12/2021 2  88  7
Region 5 South Sports Cordele, GA 06/07/2021 — 06/12/2021 2  88 22
Region 7 FAI 15-m/18m Albert Lea, MN 05/17/2021 — 05/22/2021 Weathered out
Region 7 Sports Albert Lea, MN 05/17/2021 — 05/22/2021 Weathered out
Region 8 Championships Open / 18 Meter FAI Ephrata, WA 06/14/2021 — 06/19/2021 6  92  5
Region 8 Championships Sports Ephrata, WA 06/14/2021 — 06/19/2021 6  92  5
Region 8 Championships Standard/ 15 Meter FAI Ephrata, WA 06/14/2021 — 06/19/2021 6  92  6
Region 9 Sports Class/OLC at Nephi Sports Nephi, UT 06/28/2021 — 07/03/2021 4  92 29
Region 11 Combined FAI FAI Handicapped Truckee, CA 07/19/2021 — 07/24/2021 2  88 15
Region 11 North FAI Handicapped Montague, CA 06/16/2021 — 06/20/2021 4  92  8

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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