White Sheet RFC Established 1960
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Southern Winter League F3f 2018/19.

 
  • Here are the dates and details of the coming Southern Winter league F3f competitions. Hopefully the weather will be much kinder to us than last year when only 2 comps were staged, one of these being at Whitesheet the other at The Long Man, Eastbourne.
  • The venues for the coming competitions are Whitesheet, Butser Hill & Eastbourne.
  • Whitesheet for all wind directions including & in between NNW- S
  • Butser Hill, NE winds
  • Eastbourne. N-E-S winds 
  • The chosen venue for each competition being dependant upon the forecast wind direction.
  • A ‘venue & weather call’ will be made on the Friday evening before each competition, note ;- earlier if the various forecast allow. This decision will be announced / posted on the Whitesheet RFC website, the
  • BARCS forum Southern Winter league thread, & via an email to all WRFC members.
  • Competition dates ;-
  • Round 1 ;- Sunday Oct 28th,   –  Competition cancelled
  • Round 2;- Sunday, Nov 25th.  –  Competition Cancelled.
  • Rds 1 & 2 reserve;- Sunday Dec 9th.  This date is NOT required 
  • Round 3 ;- Sunday, Dec 23rd.
  • Round 4 ;- Sunday Jan 27th.
  • Round 5 ;- Sunday Feb 24th.
  • Rds 3, 4 & 5 reserve ;- Sunday Mar 10th.
  • The Regional winter lg comps are the perfect introduction to this very exciting branch of our sport. Newcomers are encouraged to come along and try F3f for perhaps their first time, always being guaranteed a very warm welcome. Hints, tips & advice on model set up & flying the course are always freely given. Most sports models are perfectly suitable to use, you don’t need an expensive F3f mouldie. It is through these comps that most of us regular F3f pilots ourselves started.
 
  • Round 1 & 2 reserve , Sund Dec 9th ;- This date is NOT required. The Whitesheet RFC slopes will therefore be Open to all Club members as per usual on this date. 
   
  • PLEASE NOTE ;-
  • Whitesheet slope closure information.
  • For reasons of safety, the Whitesheet slopes will be closed to all flying other than for that of the competition while F3f competitions are in progress.
  • Competitions run from 9.00am- until / at around 5.00pm.
 
  • Thank you very much for your understanding & cooperation regarding this.
  • Stuart Wallace, Whitesheet Competition secretary.