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The 4way competition on the top of the leaderboard in DeLand will be identical with the one in Raeford. This will be different in 8way where only the Golden Knights and the French national team Venturi have ten rounds on their outdoor agenda. The competition sequences will be drawn this evening during the official reception at the Clarion Hotel DeLand.
The Golden Knights won the indoor competition in Raeford with a 30.7 average. It was the first time that an 8way team scored above the 30-average level. The US Army team had won the Paraclete XP Indoor Championship 2012 with a 28.9 average and with 28.1 in 2011, which were the highest results before last weekend.
|Paraclete XP Indoor 2014||Rd. 1||Rd. 2||Rd. 3||Rd. 4||Rd. 5||Rd. 6||Rd. 7||Rd. 8||Rd. 9||Rd. 10||Total||Avg|
|Rank||8way Open Class||F,8,N,P||19,17,E||10,11,6||22,L,16||Q,9,H,G||D,15,1||7,J,M,2||5,B,13||4,18,12||C,3,A,O||Total||Avg|
|1||Golden Knights 8 (US)||28||24||24||39||32||39||26||24||28||43||307||30.7|
|2||Paraclete XP8 (US)||27||24||26||35||27||37||24||23||33||40||296||29.6|
|4||Paraclete XP (US)||19||18||18||24||21||23||19||15||22||25||204||20.4|
|5||Monster XP (US)||14||11||14||17||10||18||13||14||16||19||146||14.6|
|6||Spaceland Lite 8 (US)||15||10||10||15||12||17||12||13||15||16||135||13.5|
Brian "BK" Krause, team captain of the Golden Knights gold medal lineup at the Mondial Dubai 2012, Kirk Verner and John D'Annunzio have launched a new 8way project that could create serious competition for the Golden Knights. In fact, XP8 were already serious competition, as the new team was very surprisingly one point ahead of the 8way world champions after Round 3.
The US Army team had to pick up the pace under pressure and did so successfully. Two Carolina Turbo XP members, Andrew Heppick and Doug Barron, spend extra time for 8way, which has taken place only in Paraclete XP's 16-foot flying chamber so far.
The last clip of 8way competition videos features a very colorful lineup that entered the meet when the 4way competition was completed. Eight members of the TOP 3 teams in 4way formed Voltevobusa for some 8way fun and did the last four rounds on Sunday.
The complete French Volt'R lineup (Damien Gouriou, Pierre Emmanuel Balages, Mathieu Bernier, Julien Degen) joined forces with three NMP-PCH Hayabusa members (Dennis Praet, Andy Grauwels, Dave Grauwels), and Evolution member Katie Woods completed the lineup. Result was a very fast pace and 25.8 average for the four rounds.