Junior World Championships
Junior places awarded
1st Evgen Savenko from Ukraine
2nd Aleksey Emelyanov from Russia
3rd Ivan Valishev from USA
Who ranked overall in the F2A Speed;
10th, 21st and 23rd respectively.
Junior competitors were
1st Letong Xu from China
2nd Yaroslav Fokin from Russia
3rd Ivan Lavryk from Ukraine
Who ranked overall in the F2B Aerobatics;
32nd, 37th and 38th respectively.
F2C Team Race
1st Luzian Gehlhaar / Bryan Oh from
2nd Egor Aksenov / Pavel Guzov from
Who ranked overall in the F2C Team Race;
16th and 29th respectively.
The F2D Combat
The final was between Russia and
Ukraine. Illia Rediukn from Ukraine, a
junior pilot, took the honour of being
World Champion by beating Pavel
Illia also won the status of Junior World
Champion F2D Combat.
OVERALL Junior Results
1st Illia Rediukn from Ukraine
2nd Eriks Kochunts from Latvia
3rd Alexandra Nadein from the USA
who ranked overall; 1st, equal 6th and
equal 10th respectively.
For more results, please see the
The lead up to the World Championships saw them
practicing hard for F2D Combat and they prepared with a
lot of friendly competition flying against their Dad and Pop
as well as other members of the club.
The boys had a great World Cup and World Championships
in Perth and a fantastic week of competitive flying saw
Callum come third in the Junior F2D competition, 28th
overall in a senior field of over 50 competitors.
Both boys also took honours in the junior World Cup
F2D competition that was held just before the World
Championships, with Callum coming second and Rory
It seems the future of aeromodelling is in safe hands in
CallumDillon being interviewed by an ABC journalist
at the event