Results 2016

CHECKATRADE INTERNATIONAL BOGNOR BIRDMAN 2016

RESULTS

CONDOR CLASS for modified hang gliders

1st £1,000 Ron Freeman

97 metres flown – 15.53 seconds in the air

2nd £500 Kevin Smith

72 metres flown – 10.88 seconds in the air

3rd £250 Tony Hughes

63.5 metres flown – 9.69 seconds in the air


LEONARDO DA VINCI CLASS for self-built machines

1st £1,000 Samuel Penny

35.5 metres flown – 5.73 seconds in the air

2nd £500 Kevin Hickmore

5.5 metres flown – 3.42 seconds in the air

3rd £250  John Cuthill (BBC)

0.5 metres flown – 0.69 seconds in the air


KINGFISHER CLASS for Charity fund raisers in fancy dress.

1st £500 Bubblz The Clown – Caroline Ainslee

Raising money for AIMSSEC Charity

2nd £300 Sarah Boote-Cook and Kelvin Hickmore

Raising money for Bognor Swimming Regis Club and local disabled girl

3rd £150 Bradley Merrit and Jamie Jay Johnson

Raising money for BIG LOVE Charity.


BIRDMAN ANNUAL TROPHY for furthest flight over both days of competition

Ron Freeman with 97 metres


PRIZE FOR LONGEST TIME IN THE AIR

Ron Freeman with 15.53 seconds at £15 per second wins £225


Unusual high tide swell prevented Sunday flying of Condors, Leonardo Da Vincis and some Kingfishers.

Date of next International Bognor Birdman

Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th August 2017

 

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