The 2023 Suzhou F3K Open will be held at Suzhou bay sports park, located in Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province. This place is a paradise for glider enthusiasts, boasting expansive airspace, convenient transportation, beautiful surroundings, and comprehensive supporting facilities.

For this competition, we’ve invited internationally renowned competitors, including former world champion Joe Wurts. There will be a world champion teaching day on September 30th. The official competition spans two days, specifically from October 1st to 2nd.

Day1 video:

2023 f3k events

苏州市大众体育联赛 – 航空模型四季赛 – 苏州市航空模型公开赛




 Competition Rules

比赛中文规则English FAI RULES

  • Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) F3K rules (2022) will be used.
  • Official Language: All scorecards and audio will be in English.
  • Awards: Top 3 trophies, top 8 diploma.
  • Frequency Control: Must use 2.4Ghz equipment.


  • Registration Deadline: September 10th, 2023.
  • Registration forms must be accompanied by the full and correct fees to be valid.
  • Participant pilots: The event is open to pilots from all countries.
  • Open Class: 48 pilots maximum.



Suzhouwan Sports Park,No.1 Yingbin dadao, Wujiang, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China

Baidu map:

31°07’02.9″N 120°36’06.4″E


Competition Tasks

Date Round Task T Name Description Working


Oct.1st 1 A Last Flight Unlimited tries, last flight counts, 5:00 max. 7:00
2 C3 All Up, Last Down Three groups of simultaneous launch, 3:00 max. n/a
3 H 1234 Unlimited flights, target flight times are 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 max. 10:00
4 L One flight One flight , 9:59 max. 10:00
5 K Big Ladder Each competitor must launch his/her model glider exactly five times to achieve five target times as follows: 1:00, 1:30, 2:00, 2:30, 3:00 10:00
6 J Last 3 Flights Unlimited flights, last 3 flights count, 3:00 max. 10:00
Oct.2st 7 B Last 2 Flights Unlimited flights, next to last and last flight counts, 4:00 max. 10:00
8 I Best 3 Flights Unlimited flights, best 3 flights count, 3:20 max. 10:00
9 D Two flights Only two flights , 5:00 max. 10:00

Hotel-Flying Field Logistics

All participants can use the bus service from the hotel to the flying field.

 Bus times: 07:40 leave hotel to flying field, 17:30 leave flying field for hotel.

格林豪泰酒店(苏州吴江东太湖旅游度假区店) (电话:0512-63831588)



GreenTree Inn Hotel (Suzhou Wujiang East Tai Lake Tourist Resort Branch)

(TEL: +86 0512-63831588)

Building 2, Xinqi Mansion. 199 Fengqing Street, Wujiang District,

Suzhou, Jiangsu, China


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