The compulsory figures.
for the Weifang 2016 kite acrobatics competition (rule book version 3.21)

There will be two competitions: one with three compulsory figures, one with ballet only.
A pdf booklet of the figures can be downloaded here

Information about the festival and competiton on the official International Kite Federation website

For an explanation about the way figures are depicted, as well as how to fly them
see the Compulsory basics book (English) or the Chinese book
Click on a drawing to get the page with full drawings, description and scoring factors.

Two Lines (team)

NOTE: Only three kites are shown in the figures. For all teams (3, 4, 5 or 6 persons)
the distance between the first and last kite is the same (unless clearly stated otherwise!)

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INVERTED EIGHT WITH LANDING

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KNIT ONE, PURL ONE

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RAIN

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TEAM DIAMONDS

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FOLLOW, FLANK UP AND SQUARE

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GRADUATED CIRCLES

Four Lines (team)

NOTE: This year (2016) there will be no four lines compulsory competition!

Contact

Comments, ideas, remarks, about this site, about flying, judging etc. let me know! The Rule book and compulsory book will be revised every two years, next issue 2017-01-02. Your help and "input" are greatly appriciated!