Thanks to David Masson and Kevin Hook who provided much of the input to the latest cross-country scoring formula. These rules and glider handicaps may be downloaded here as pdf files:
See also these worked examples for more detailed information on scoring.
Calculate and submit your own scores using the Cross Country Calculator. Important Note: Pilots should be aware that some valid cross-country Ladder tasks may not meet the rules for claiming FAI badges or UK Diplomas.
A claim from any single flight may be entered for all ladders for which it qualifies.
*Any number of flights will count towards the Distance Ladder.
XC Points = Distance Points + Speed Points + Completion BonusDepends on:
The Racing Ladders are based on the average of the fastest handicapped speeds around tasks of 100km, 200km and 300km.