IAC Chapter 38 Judge's School Information and Signup

Introduction to Aerobatic Judging

March  7th & 8th, 2009


Sponsored by IAC Chapter 38,

Northern California Aerobatic Club

Instructor: Brian Howard



Chapter 38 is proud to announce that we are hosting Judge's School again this year!

Here is your chance to start earning that coveted position of IAC Contest Judge. Would you like to learn more about what happens at Aerobatic Contests? Would you like to critique your friends flying? Would you like to know what the Judges are looking for? This class is GREAT for new Aerobatic Pilots or our spouses or significant others!

The course is also perfect for experienced Judges who want to brush up their skills or who need to satisfy recurrency requirements.

IAC membership is not required.


This course presents the basic concepts of aerobatic judging. In this 2-day class you will learn:
1. What are the roles and responsibilities for the contests?
2. What is the Aerobatic Zone?
3. How do your read a competition sequence?
4. What the judging criteria are for each figure?

Upon completion of this course you will be qualified to volunteer as an assistant judge at any regional IAC competition, and will have completed the first requirement towards becoming an aerobatic judge.

Who should attend this course:




San Carlos Airport (KSQL)  - Hiller Aviation Museum 601 Skyway Road, San Carlos, CA 94070


When: March 7th & 8th, 2009

Saturday: 0730 Registration/Coffee, Class from 0800 -1600

Sunday:  0730 Coffee, Class from 0800 - 1700



Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott (650)631-0777


Note: Attendees MUST download and print their own FREE copies of the IAC Contest Rule book and/or the FAI Catalogue before they attend the school!


Get the Introduction to Aerobatic Judging Student Handout here, as well as the catalog changed pages here.


Get the 2009 IAC Contest Rule Book here.

Download the FAI Aresti Catalog: here.

Please use the form here to sign up / submit your registration for the IAC Chapter 38 Judge's School. You may also save this form and email it to Chelsea.

Pay with a credit card online via PayPal here.


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Last updated: 3/10/2009 Brett Goldsmith