Place      Name      Region    Kit Size   Weather Conditions            Breaks Scored      Raw         Quality   Depth     Bonus Factor         Score                 Comments

1              Theodore Mann   Northwest, USA    20           7:45am, 68 degrees, clear and sunny                 7,6,6,10,7,6,6,5,7,5,17,14,6,5,7,7,14,5,5,16   265         1.5          1.6          2.4          636         Absolutely a great kit and a pleasure to watch.

2              Robbie Mc Nally   Republic of Ireland              20           9pm, 62 degrees, overcast and rain                 8,9,5,6,5,6,8,6,7,5,6,8,5,5,9,14,9,5   140         1.6          1.5          2.4          336         Birds only flew 16 minutes due to rain otherwise could have been pushing the leader. He had some really nice rollers in the kit. Pity about the weather.

3              Alan Milne             Sunderland, UK    20           8:30pm, 68 degrees, clear, calm      5,5,5,5,9,6,5,6,7,6,5,5,8,7,9,8,5,9,5,7,7           134                 1.5          1.5          2.25        301.5      Had perfect weather, kit worked good with good depth and quality.

4              Mark Coady           Republic of Ireland              20           8:15pm, 62 degrees, very windy      7,14,5,10,12,6,5,11,9,5,6,5                142                 1.4          1.4          1.96        278.32   Birds struggled in very strong winds. Ssure this kit would have been pushing the leaders in better conditions.

5              Colin Bailey           Middlesbrough, UK              20           9pm, 72 degrees, overcast, calm      5,8,6,6,7,5,6,5,9,7,5,9,5,6,6,5,5,11,9,6,7                 149         1.4          1.3          1.82        271.18   Some nice rollers in the kit, a bit short in the breaks, did not put the big breaks in we all expected from them.

6              Arnold Jackson     Southern California North, USA         20           8am, 76 degrees 6,5,5,6,14,6,8,11,9,7,11,10,8,8         160         1.3                 1.3          1.69        270.4      Birds flew on one wing most of fly, some big breaks where birds were not all commiting in the roll.

7              Andy Dawson        Middlesbrough, UK              20           8pm, 72 degrees, overcast, calm      5,6,5,14,6,5,5,5,12,8,5,7,6,5,6,5,5,5,5,6                 152         1.3          1.3          1.69        256.88   Kit flew a little far away at first then started working well. Quality was not to their usual standard but worked well as a kit.

8              Marcel Steegh      Holland, Netherlands          20           9:30am, 66 degrees, clear, slight breeze        5,8,14,6,5,5,6,11,6,5,5,5,6,7                 119         1.5          1.4          2.1          249.9      Some really nice birds in kit, were a little too active at times or would have scored a lot more.

9              Bob Hord               North Central, USA              20           7:50am, 80 degrees, cloudy              5,8,8,6,10,10,5, 14,8,6,7,5,5,5          136                 1.3          1.3          1.69        229.8      Birds flew a little far away for 1st part of the fly to get higher quality but easily best kit so far.

10           Vukasin Pejcic       Serbia     20           6pm, 22 degrees, overcast, windy    9,7,11,7,9,6,6,14,5,5,7        111         1.4          1.4          1.96                 217.56   Great working kit, ruined by wind. Sure this kit would have scored higher if the view was not blocked by trees.

11           Poen Sahabodien                 Region 3, South Africa        20           7:30am, 60 degrees, clear, slight breeze                 10,6,5,9,5,5,5,6,15,5,6,5,6                 128         1.3          1.3          1.69        216.32   Lots of activity but not always rolling clean, out birds cost him a much higher score.

12           Gerrie Naude        Region 2, South Africa        20           7:30am, 65 degrees, clear, calm       5,7,5,5,8,5,5,5,7,5,5,7,8,5,10,6,5,5   118                 1.4          1.3          1.82        214.76   Kit worked well but were hard to judge in clear skys, a little short in the breaks.

13           Ewald Botha          Region 1, South Africa        19           4:10pm, 66 degrees, clear, calm      8,5,5,5,6,5,7,9,5,5,9,5,7,5,8,6,5,9,5 119                 1.3          1.3          1.69        201.11   Steady working kit but quality was inconsistent at times.

14           Ferid Catak            Bosnia & Herzegovina         20           5:45pm, 17 degrees, overcast, calm                5,5,5,5,5,5,5,5,5,8,10,5       78                 1.6          1.6          2.56        199.68   Fantastic quality and depth, best so far but bad kitting really hurt his score, what a pity.

15           Andre Cara            Middlesbrough, UK              20           8am, 66 degrees, clear, calm             5,6,7,5,5,6,9,7,9,8,14          95           1.4                 1.4          1.96        186.2      Birds got chased by a seagull, took time to settle but once they did we seen some very nice rollers in the kit.

16           Eddie Avila            Southern California North, USA         20           7am, 65 degrees, cloudy    5,8,5,5,14,6,8,5,10,8,8        106         1.3                 1.3          1.69        179.14   Out birds hurt his score as did the height they flew.

17           Joe Emberton       Northern California Central, USA      20           10am, clear, calm                 5,9,7,6,8,9,6,5,5,7,8,12       99           1.4                 1.2          1.68        166.32   Birds down at 18 minutes due to peregrine attack, some nice individuals but a bit short in the breaks, lots of potential in the kit.

18           Johny Conradie    Region 1, South Africa        20           10am, 58 degrees, clear, calm          5,5,5,6,5,8,8,14,9,5,6          90           1.3                 1.3          1.69        152.1      Birds just did not seem right, looked lethargic at times.  Not the quality I've seen there before.

19           Kenny Snyders (Tabak)       Region 2, South Africa        20           8:30am, 60 degrees, clear, calm       5,5,5,7,5,5,5,5,7,5,9,9,6,5 83                 1.3          1.3          1.69        140.27   Birds were a little too active at times, did not wait for each other, too much individual rolling.

20           Marko Uzunovic   Croatia East           20           8am, 13 degrees, overcast, calm      7,5,6,6,9,6,5,6,7,6,8,7,5,5,8               96           1.2                 1.2          1.44        138.44   Kit too active at times, were not committing in roll at times, lots of water falling but worked good as kit at times.

21           Darren Deacon     East Midlands, UK                 20           6:30pm, 68 degrees, cloudy, calm   5,6,5,9,7,6,5,5,5,8,7            68           1.4                 1.4          1.96        133.28   Kit started slow then worked steady

22           Brent Axsel           Region 1, South Africa        20           4:40pm, 58 degrees, clear, calm      7,6,6,5,9,6,11,5    66           1.4          1.4                 1.96        129.36   Kit flew a good pattern.  Lost four good breaks due to out birds.

23           Jay Yandle              Southeast, USA     20           8am, 68 degrees, slight breeze         7,6,9,8,5,8,5,7,8   63           1.4          1.4          1.96                 123.5      some nice birds in kit, flew well as a kit, could have worked more

24           Sam Williams         California Central Valley, USA            19           10:30am, 70 degrees, cloudy            5,5,6,6,7,9,7,5,6,7,5,8,7      83                 1.2          1.2          1.44        119.52   Kit flew a nice pattern, very slow, a little quiet at times, some nice individuals in the kit.

25           Mark Sax                Region 4, South Africa        18           4:45pm, 66 degrees, very windy      8,5,6,7,7,9,7,5      54           1.5          1.4                 2.1          113.4      Great kit of quality rollers spoilt by bad wind.

26           Henry Davis           Virginia, USA         19           9am, 60 degrees, overcast                 5,5,6,7,5,6,6,10,5                 65           1.3          1.3                 1.69        109.9      Nice steady flying kit. Too much individual rolling but nice to watch.

27           Mark Ritter            North Central West, USA    20           7:15am, 63 degrees            6,6,9,7,7,5,5,6,5,6                62           1.3          1.3                 1.69        104.8      Birds flew a good height were a bit inconsistant in their quality, I think the damp had got to them through the night.

28           Garry Wood          Midlands, UK         20           8:15pm, 65 degrees, cloudy, slight breeze     8,5,6,9,7,5,5,5,5,5,5,5,5      75           1.1                 1.1          1.21        90.75      A stray racer flew with the kit for 10 minutes hindering a higher score. Birds were a little on the short side.

29           Don Macauley      Nevada, USA         20           6:15am, 79 degrees, clear, calm       5,5,5,7,6,8,7,7,5,5                60           1.2          1.2                 1.44        86.4        Birds flew a little high so it hurt his quality, seemed as they were not comitting as they should.

30           Guil Rand               Mountain West, USA           20           11am, 50 degrees                7,5,7,5,8,5,6,6      49           1.3          1.3          1.69                 82.81      some nice rollers for young birds, missed one good break due to out birds

31           Sparks Axsel          Region 1, South Africa        20           9:15am, 60 degrees, clear, calm       6,6,6,11,5              45           1.3          1.4                 1.82        81.9        Kit flew on the left wing like racing pigeons the whole fly.

32           Tim Decker            San Diego, USA     18           6:20pm, 78 degrees, clear, windy    7,5,5,9,8,10           54           1.2          1.2          1.44                 77.76      Birds were fighting the wind, kit well but were a bit short in the roll.

32           Anthony Farmer   Southern California High Desert, USA              19           8:30am, 76 degrees, clear, calm       6,5,6,6,8,7,5,6,5   54                 1.2          1.2          2.44        77.76      Out birds cost him a few breaks.

34           Ishmail Haydar      Sydney, Australia                 18           54 degrees, cloudy, slight breeze     5,6,5,8,6,5,5,5      45           1.3          1.3                 1.69        76.05      Birds flew on left wing most of fly.  They were working well when released but were too far away to judge.

35           Wynand Deyzel    Region 3, South Africa        20           4:40pm, 65 degrees, clear, windy    6,5,5,5,5,6,9,6      47           1.2          1.2                 1.44        67.68      Birds were struggling in the wind, put some nice breaks in after time.

36           James Temple       Region 1, South Africa        20           10:50am, 60 degrees, clear, calm    5,5,5,5,5,7,5,5      42           1.2          1.3                 1.56        65.52      Kit flew a bit too high, lots of birds just playing around in the breaks and not committing in the roll.

37           Ramsey Aljouni     Northern California Coast, USA         20           6:30am, 63 degrees, overcast           5,5,5,5,6                26           1.5                 1.6          2.4          62.4        Great depth and nice quality but kitting cost him dearly.

38           Branko Mastelic   Croatia West         20           6:45, 23 degrees, clear, calm            6,9,5,7,6,5,5          43           1.2          1.2          1.44                 61.92      Birds started well then drifted too far and too high then had four out birds for 15 minutes so could not evaluate multipliers.

39           Vince Callaja          Melbourne, Australia          17           clear, calm, cool   9,6,7,5,5,6,5          43           1.2          1.2          1.44                 61.92      One bird down at 11 minutes then they skyed out and were too high to judge.

39           Mike Wolden        Northern California Coast, USA         20           11am, 72 degrees                5, 8, 12, 6              43           1.2          1.2                 2.44        61.92      The unluckiest flier so far. A hawk hit the kit and took a bird. Then two more hawks hit the kit followed by a falcon. The falcon kept attacking his kit the rest of the fly. The kit looked like it might have been in the top had it not been for the attacks.

41           Hugo Cuevas         Southern California North, USA         17           6am, 60 degrees, overcast                 6,6,8,6,6,5,5          42           1.2                 1.2          1.44        60.48      Out birds hurt his score

42           Brian Lockhart      Region 2, South Africa        20           9am, 55 degrees, clear, windy          6,5,14     39           1.2          1.2          1.44                 56.15      Birds were fighting a very strong wind the whole fly, gave them no chance at all, unlucky .

43           Sid Licea                Northern California Central, USA      15           7am, 76 degrees, clear, calm skies   6,5,5,5,7,6             34           1.3                 1.2          1.56        53.04      Some nice individuals but a little short. One bird down at 16 minutes.

44           Adam Hill               Mountain West, USA           20           9am, 50 degrees, cloudy    6,5,7,5,6,5             34           1.2          1.2          1.44                 48.96      kitted good at times but really bad at other times, lots of waterfalling

45           Dwight Wallace    Northern California, USA    18           8am, 78 degrees, clear skies             5,6,6,8,6                31           1.3          1.2                 1.56        48.36      kit was very quiet, some nice individules but a bit short in the breaks

46           Scott Lauffer         San Diego, USA     20           6:30am, 68 degrees, clear, calm       6,5,6,5,5,6             33           1.2          1.2          1.44                 47.52      Birds flew on the one wing the whole fly and were very quiet.

47           Herni Smit             Holland, Netherlands          20           3:40pm, 60 degrees, overcast, calm                6,5,5,5,5,6             32           1.2                 1.2          1.44        46.08      Kit flew great pattern but were very quite today.

48           Zang Lo California Central Valley, USA            17           8:45am, overcast                 5,5,5,5,5,6             31           1.2          1.2          1.44                 44.64      Flew great pattern, a little quiet but some nice individuals.

48           Murton Osler        Region 4, South Africa        17           8:30am, 58 degrees, clear, strong wind          5,7,5,6,8                31           1.2                 1.2          1.44        44.64      Birds done well to stay in sight most of the time in bad winds.

50           Alan Dewey           Western Plains, USA            20           8:15am 5,5,6,5,5                26           1.3          1.3          1.69        43.94                 kitting spoilt kit, kept breaking up, some nice rollers in kit but lost breaks due to out birds

51           Jay Knepp              North Central, USA              18           11:50am, 50 degrees, overcast        5,7,6,5    23           1.3          1.3          1.69                 38.87      Birds started well with decent speed and depth then things started going wrong.

52           Miguel Pelon Gutierrez      Southern California, USA    18           9am, 74 degrees, clear, calm             5,5,6,5    21           1.4          1.3                 1.82        38.22      Flew a good height and pattern, some good individuals but lacked team work due to losses from a overfly

53           John Elton              North Central West, USA    19           10am, 68 degrees, overcast              5,7,5,5    22           1.3          1.3          1.69                 37.18      poor kitting spoilt them, nice depth and quality but out birds hurt his score

54           Robert Parker       Southern California, USA    18           8am, 78 degrees, clear, calm             5,6,8       19           1.3          1.3          1.69                 32.11      Seen some good quality in these birds but they went too high too fast so had to be hard on his quality as they were hard to see at times.

55           Mathew Heny-Mills             Ontario, Canada   20           8am, 68 degrees, clear, calm             5,5,8       18           1.2          1.2          1.44                 25.92      Birds a little short at times, lost breaks to out birds.

56           Kevin Monroe      North Texas, USA                 17           6:45am, 68 degrees            6,9,5       20           1.1          1.1          1.21        24.2                 birds got spooked by a wading bird never settled after that always had out birds

56           Hardeep Sahota   British Columbia, Canada    18           7:15am, 60 degrees, clear skies       5,5,5,5    20           1.1          1.1          1.21                 24.2        Lots of activity but were not committing in the roll. Change of flying time hurt his score I think.

58           Mehdi Arazaghi    West Texas, USA 20           very windy, flew at 9:50     5,7,7       19           1.1          1.1          1.21        22.99      birds handled really strong winds quite well

59           Dave Murray         Northern California Central, USA      17           8:15am, 80 degrees, clear, calm       5,5,5,5    20           1              1                 1              20           Birds were too high to award higher multipliers.

60           Jude Roscoe          Region 4, South Africa        20           4:30pm, 60 degrees, very windy      7,5          12           1.2          1.2          1.44                 17.28      Terrible weather for flying birds strong winds ruined this kit.

61           Clem Pretorius     Region 3, South Africa        18           70 degrees, clear, slight breeze        6,5          11           1.2          1.2          1.44                 15.84      Had out birds most of the fly, missed three good breaks due to out birds.

62           Rich Cash               Central, USA          19           8:30am, 63 degrees            5,6          11           1.1          1.1          1.21        13.31      birds were flying too fast, kept flying through the breaks

63           Jorge Archiga        Arizona, USA         17           6am, 60 degrees 5,5          10           1.1          1.1          1.21        12.1        three birds out of kit for 15 min

63           Allan Weaver        Arizona, USA         18           9:05am, 75 degrees            5,5          10           1.1          1.1          1.21        12.1        birds flew on one wing the whole fly

65           Frank Femling       Northwest, USA    20           7:50pm, 70 degrees, clear skies       5,5          10           1              1              1              10                 birds were just playing around in the breeze

66           Huey Conn            Texas, USA             20           8:30am, 75 degrees, very clammy   5              5              1.2          1.2          1.44        7.2                 bit better quality in some of his birds but always out birds stopping him scorring

67           Tony Auld              Melbourne, Australia                          clear, cool, strong breeze                                                                                 DQ                 All birds down at nine minutes due to falcon attack, a rule I strongly think should be changed.

67           John Braska           North Central East, USA      20           10:10am, 67 degrees, windy                                                                                               DQ          Birds struggled with strong winds. One bird down at three minutes, second down at eight minutes. Pity as they put some good breaks in later in the fly.

67           Morgan Hamlin     Central, USA          17           1:30pm, 74 degrees, overcast and little rain                                                                                   DQ          two birds down at 10 minutes

67           Walt Rosehill         Hawaii, USA           20           9:50am, 79 degrees                                                                                            DQ          Two birds down at 1:06. Picked a real nice individual out, best roller I have seen so far.

67           Rick Schoening     North Rocky Mountain, USA              20           6:40am, bad fog                                                                                   DQ                 all birds were wet through and landed at six min

67           Kevin Wright         Central California, USA        17           6:20pm, 80 degrees, clear, calm                                                                                        DQ          One bird down at six minutes and second bird down at nine minutes.