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The British AE and Speed National Championships

Date posted: 
Monday, 28 August, 2017

The AE and Speed National Championships came to Hibaldstow this weekend and with it some excellent progression in some of the most progressive areas of our sport. 

Congratulations to Matty Mitchell, our own FF Load Organisier who took first place in the Freefly A competition. 

Varial

POS NAT TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 JO TOTAL
1 GBR 303 - Varial 8.6 6.6 8.7 8.7 6.2 8.6 8.6 - 56.0
2 GBR 301 - Parallel 7.0 4.9 7.1 7.1 2.2 7.0 6.8 - 42.1
3 GBR 302 - Mass Attack 2.4 1.2 2.5 2.5 0.8 2.5 2.6 - 14.5

in Freefly B, RAFSPA Vulcan ruled the roost this year with a score of 31.3.

 

RAFSPA

POS NAT TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 JO TOTAL
1 GBR 312 - RAFSPA Vulcan 6.2 7.5 6.3 6.6 4.7 - 31.3
2 GBR 313 - Mischief & Mayhem 6.1 6.3 5.9 5.9 3.8 - 28.0
3 GBR 314 - The Evils 3.3 3.6 3.4 3.9 4.0 - 18.2
4 GBR 311 - 2Radaktyl 3.1 1.5 3.7 3.2 5.1 - 16.6

 

In Freestyle A, Volocity Freestyle took the top slot again, for a second year. Congratulations to Jamie and Dan. 

Volosity

POS NAT TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 JO TOTAL
1 GBR 104 - Volosity Freestyle 8.2 6.8 8.2 8.4 7.2 8.3 8.4 - 55.5
2 GBR 102 - FSU 5.8 6.6 5.7 5.8 5.7 5.8 5.9 - 41.3
3 GBR 101 - Nova 6.6 6.2 6.7 6.8 5.7 0.0 6.8 - 38.8
4 GBR 103 - Diablo Freestyle 5.2 4.8 5.5 5.6 4.0 5.7 5.6 - 36.4

 

Only one team competed in FSB, but credit to our own Marcus Budgett for his top skills. 

Old-Kix

POS NAT TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 JO TOTAL
1 GBR 111 - Old Kix New Trix 5.4 7.1 5.6 5.6 6.3 - 30.0

 

Last but not least, the speed meet this year was bigger than ever, and it's great to see so many people trying a new discipline.

The superstar this weekend was Max Hurd who not only scored the gold, and a personal best, but also beat the current UK record for Speed skydiving. Beer!

 

Max

POS NAT TEAM 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 TOTAL
1 GBR 904 - Charles Hurd 537.54 516.92 530.27 526.64 493.92 559.78 509.86 534.90 2689.13
2 GBR 903 - Matthew Byrne 532.85 497.86 517.41 485.20 523.84 0.00 522.19 496.79 2594.15
3 GBR 901 - Michael Lovemore 501.00 458.72 451.53 0.00 0.00 471.88 440.70 437.97 2323.83
4 GBR 907 - James Parker 443.84 454.09 448.93 436.29 414.15 417.94 428.43 391.89 2211.58
5 GBR 906 - Cezary Krzyczkowski 425.65 435.08 443.36 432.05 437.48 420.86 445.09 421.51 2193.06
6 GBR 909 - Lewis Young 392.65 353.80 393.35 372.06 411.52 351.17 374.43 358.93 1944.01
7 GBR 911 - Andy Collins 376.43 357.68