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Calendar2017

Australia (Melbourne) / 26 March
cn China (Shanghai) / 9 April
 Bahrain (Manama) / 16 April
 Russia (Sochi) / 30 April
Spain (Barcelona) / 14 May
Monaco / 28 May
Canada (Montreal) / 11 June
azerbaijan Azerbaijan (Bakou) / 25 June
Austria (Spielberg) / 09 July
U.K.(Silverstone) / 16 July
Hungary (Budapest) / 30 July
Belgium (Spa) / 27 August
Italy (Monza) / 03 September
Singapore (Marina Bay) / 17 September
Malaysia (Sepang) / 01 October
Japan (Suzuka) / 08 October
USA (Austin, TX) / 22 October
mx Mexico (Mexico City) / 29 October
Brazil (Interlagos) / 12 November
Abu Dhabi (Yas Marina) / 26 November

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The prediction game F1-Forecast.com (http://www.f1-forecast.com) has no official association with or any form of endorsement by the Formula One Group and the FIA Formula World Championship.

The F1-Forecast.com prediction game is a personal non-profit initiative whose sole purpose is to allow Formula 1 fans to participate in a prediction game about the results of the Formula 1 season underway.

The F1-Forecast.com prediction game is completely free of charge. Everybody can register to the web site for free and participate to the game.

 

The contest F1-Forecast.com 2017 is subjected to the following rules:

Article 1 - PRINCIPLES OF THE FORECAST COMPETITION

Article 1.1 – Each player who subscribes to the game F1-Forecast 2017 using the section "Sign On", implicitly agrees the present rules in its entirety without reservations.

Article 1.2 – The forecast contest allows each subscriber to forecast for free on the results of the FIA Formula 1 races for all the season 2017 (Qualifications, Race and Best Lap in Race).

Article 1.3 – The game comprises as many rounds as races in all the season 2017. In case of a race cancellation by the FIA, the corresponding round will be cancelled in the F1-Forecast 2017 contest. Nevertheless, F1-Forecast reserves the right to cancel one or several rounds in the game without explanation.

Article 1.4  Everyone may participate this F1 competition game whatever his resident country.

Article 1.5 – The game consists in choosing drivers suggested in a list. Each player can predict:

  • the 5 first drivers of the starting grid
  • the 10 first drivers of the race
  • the driver who will perform the best lap in race

Article 1.6 – After each race, the player can gain points according to the results of the qualifications and the race (see article 2). Rankings will be calculated and the best players will be able to receive prices (see article 3).

Article 1.7 – Each player can submit forecasts as much as he wants while the forecast limit time is not reaching. So, a player can submit all the predictions he wants but the system will keep the last forecast submitted for the calculation of points.

Article 1.8 – The forecast time limit for the qualifications is 5 minutes before the beginning of the planned start of the qualifying session. Countdowns are available on the forecast pages giving the remaining time before the closing round.

Article 1.9 – The forecast time limit for the race is 5 minutes before the beginning of the planned start of the race. Countdowns are available on the forecast pages giving the remaining time before the closing round.

Article 1.10 – The player must imperatively use the game forms which are available for each round in order to submit their forecast. No other way can be used.

Article 1.11 – All the forms for each race are available from the beginning of the season. A player can submit his predictions for all the races he wants.

Article 1.12 – A player who wants to take part in the game F1-Forecast 2017 needs first to register using the appropriate section.

Article 1.13 – Only a registered player can access to the forecast area.

Article 1.14 – Each registered player can create a group, invite other players to join his group or join an existing group.

 

Article 2 - RACE RESULTS & GAINING POINTS


Article 2.1 – The qualifications and race results used for the calculation of the gaining points will take into account of the possible disqualifications and/or relegations decided by the FIA during the qualifying session and the race.

Article 2.2 – The points gained by each player will be calculated as follow :

For the Qualifying Session:

  • A driver predicted at the right position : 25 points
  • A driver predicted with 1 position difference : 18 points
  • A driver predicted with 2 positions difference : 15 points
  • A driver predicted with 3 positions difference : 12 points
  • A driver predicted with 4 positions difference : 10 points
  • A driver predicted among the 5 first but who is not among the 5 first during the qualifying session : 0 point

For the Race:

  • A driver predicted at the right position : 25 points
  • A driver predicted with 1 position difference : 18 points
  • A driver predicted with 2 positions difference : 15 points
  • A driver predicted with 3 positions difference : 12 points
  • A driver predicted with 4 positions difference : 10 points
  • A driver predicted with 5 positions difference : 8 points
  • A driver predicted with 6 positions difference : 6 points
  • A driver predicted with 7 positions difference : 4 points
  • A driver predicted with 8 positions difference : 2 points
  • A driver predicted with 9 positions difference : 1 point
  • A driver predicted among the 10 first but who is not among the 10 first in the race ranking : 0 point
  • The driver who achieves the fastest lap during the race correctly predicted : 15 points

Bonus:

  • A bonus of 50 points will be awarded to each Grand Prix for any player who finds the poleman, the winner of the race and the driver who achieves the best race lap.
  • A bonus of 60 points will be awarded to each Grand Prix for any player who finds the podium of the race in order.
  • A bonus of 500 points will be awarded to each Grand Prix for any player who finds the top 10 drivers of the race in order

Article 2.3 – The gaining points for the qualifications, the race and the best lap (including bonus) will be added in order to define the ranking for each race.

Article 2.4 – A general ranking of all players will be edited by adding the points gained for each round.

Article 2.5 – A general ranking of the groups will be published based on the average calculated with the points scored by the members of the group.  If some members  of a group do not score points (0 point), they will not be taken into account for the calculation. Only groups with at least 5 players will be ranked in the general ranking of the groups.

 

Article 3 - PRIZES

Article 3.1 – F1-Forecast will offer prizes after the season 2017. On no account, F1-Forecast will be under the obligation to offer prizes to players.

Article 3.2 – The general ranking will be the reference to define the awarding of prizes.

Article 3.3 – In case of equality between players, the player who has submitted his forecast earlier in the time will be ranked first.

Article 3.4 – F1-Forecast will contact the winners of prizes by email. The winners will have to answer within 1 month. If a winner does not answer in this period time, the prize will be offered by F1-Forecast for another edition of the game.

 

Article 4 - RISKS, LIMITATIONS & CANCELLATIONS

Article 4.1 – The participation in the game F1-Forecast 2017 means that the player knows and agrees the specifications and limitations of Internet, more particularly concerning the performances, the lack of protection for some data against hijacking and the risks of contamination by possible viruses which goes around the internet. Consequently, F1-Forecast cannot be hold responsible for (non exhaustive list) :

  • The transmission of data,
  • The possible breaks in servers,
  • The breakdowns in player’s computer or phone and cable lines
  • The loss of data
  • All the consequences due to a virus or a computer problem
  • All the technical breakdowns which prevent or limit the capacity to play the game F1-Forecast 2017

Article 4.2 – F1-Forecast can cancel, interrupt or modify the game due to uncontrollable events which would make the game impossible to maintain. 

 

Article 5 - RULES ACCEPTANCE

Article 5.1 – By subscribing to F1-Forecast, each player accepts without reservations all the articles of the present rules.