Lamia Open 2022, an F5J Meeting, will take place over the weekend 1 & 2 October 2022 at a field located in Fthiotida prefecture, Greece.
Google co-ordinates: 38°53’37.5″N 22°17’49.3″E
So, if you are an F5J enthusiast come and fly with us, to an unforgettable weekend full of thermal soaring flights and get the experience of flying in one of the best seasons in Greece.
Lamia Open 2022 will be organized by the airclub of Fthiotida in cooperation with Larissa airclub,
with the support of cycling sport in the mountains of Roumeli https://www.facebook.com/podilatikosathlosroumelis/
& the Μunicipality of Lamia
Contact e-mail: Contact us page
The event is also supported by Region of Thessaly
The event has also been registered in FAI’s event calendar.
The distance from Lamia capital city is less than 18 km
You can find many excellent ways to spend you free time and there is a variety of sights offered by the area which attracts tourists.
The medicinal bath of Loutra Ypatis is the only acid- carbonaceous spring in Greece and one of the rarest in the world.
Friday, September 30th
Arrival of the participants to the venue site
Saturday, October 1st
09:00 – 10:00 Registration of participants & model processing
10:00 – 10:15 Briefing
10:15 – Contest Flights (Rounds 1-7)
Sunday, October 2nd
09:00 – 09:15 Briefing
09:15 – 14:00 Flights
(Rounds 7-9 & 3 rounds Fly off)
14:00 – Awards and departure
* Time schedule is subject to change depending on weather and other unforeseen circumstances
No Entry Fee required
There are many choices of hotels in the nearby village of Loutra Ypati, which is located aboutn 1 km from the flying site.
Just google “loutra ypatis hotel” and you will get many different choices
However, if you need any help with booking a hotel, please feel free to contact us through contact page
- In the competition area, disinfection will be distributed freely for use in several places
- Throughout the weekend, we will ask all participants to try to keep their distances, wear a face mask, use disinfection and take care of personal hygiene.