XIII New Year's Cup 12-13.Dec.2020

Plakat02LATSmallIMPORTANT NOTICE: MK Oluj regularly monitors the latest news related to the Covid-19 virus, so we believe that everything we hear about every day will pass by December, so there is no reason to believe that our traditional New Year's Cup will not take place. Of course, due to everything that happened in the world and in our country, we leave the possibility of postponing the competition itself, all in accordance with the recommendation of the authorities, of course you will be informed about everything in time.







  Due to the faith in resolving the current situation, MK Oluj has the great honor and pleasure to inform you that the international modeling competition XIII New Year's Cup will be held at the Aviation Museum at Nikola Tesla Airport on December 12 and 13, 2020 with the following schedule:

Dec. 12th, 2020.

9 – 13 h – Entries Registration
13 - 16 h – Exibition
16h - Model Judging

Dec. 13th, 2020.

9 – 13 h – Exibition
13 - 14 h – Returning of models
14 - 16h - Awards ceremony

As before, a special area will be allocated for your models in progress and models you want to display in the exhibition area.

The Aeronautical Museum is located at «Nikola Tesla» Airport, Belgrade, and is 1.5 km away from the Belgrade – Šid highway. You can also reach the Aeronautical Museum using the local Belgrade – SurĨin highway, which branches into a 3.5 km road to the Airport. This route is also covered by city bus No. 72, whose departure point is at Zeleni Venac, and the final stop is at the arrival's building of the „Nikola Tesla" Airport, Belgrade.

If you have any questions, please, do not hesitate to contact us at info@oluj.org
Modelling Trade Market applications will be accepted till December 2nd, 2020. at info@oluj.org

General Information:

- Visits to the Competition and the Museum Exhibition will be free-of-charge for all visitors this year
- The Museum parking lot will be open and free-of-charge. Since it is limited in capacity, we recommend parking in nearby public garage (RSD 65 per hour)

Competition rules

Registering a model to our event assumes that You have understood and agreed with the following rules and regulations:
The term "work" represents any work done by the modeller, ie. scale model, figurine, diorama or vignette.
- Competition can be entered with a work of a single modeller (Individual work) that was not entered in previous competitions;
- Modellers work can be registered in a single category, chosen by modeller.
- Special categories my be entered with individual work that was entered in previous competitions; (The same work can not compete more then once, except for Special categories)
- Fee for Online model registration is 500 RSD or 5 € per modeller;
- Fee for work registration on the event day (On the spot registration) is 800 RSD or 7 € per modeller;
- Juniors and cadets do not pay registration fee;
- Registered work entered to the event after the registration schedule will not be accepted for competition, but for exhibition;
- Registering or entering work for the exhibition is not charged with registration fees;
- Judges do not compete;
- Judges decisions are indisputable.
- Scoring, ranking and awarding is done by teams of at least three judges, upon reaching consensus. It is possible that no work is awarded within a category;
- SMC Oluj reserves the right to reallocate and rearrange entered work in order to provide the best use of available space;
- SMC Oluj and Aeronautical museum can not be held responsible in case of damaged or missing work;
- SMC Oluj reserves the right not to accept the work that is offensive, oversized or considered inappropriate;

Evaluation and ranking

- Evaluation of modellers work will be performed in three passes. Work with obvious problems with symmetry, joints, decals, paint, reality, etc. will be identified on first pass and will be not taken into consideration for ranking. Remaining work will be evaluated and ranked, thus, qualified for a award. Third pass will be done on unranked work - verification will be done once again, in order to avoid mistakes and oversights.
- Based on judges findings, work can be awarded with gold, silver and bronze medal. It is possible to award more than one piece of work of a modeller in a single category. Also, it is possible that category have no work awarded.
- Based on judges unanimous decision, one of the awarded work will be additionally awarded with the "Best of the Show" award.

Competition Categories:

Juniors – up to 14 years
J1 Jet 1/144, 1/72 , 1/48 , 1/32
J2 Prop 1/144, 1/72 , 1/48 , 1/32
J3 Wheels 1/72 , 1/35, 1/48
J4 Tracks 1/72 , 1/35, 1/48
J5 Other

Cadets – 14 to 18 years
K1 Jet 1/144, 1/72 , 1/48 , 1/32
K2 Prop 1/144, 1/72 , 1/48 , 1/32
K3 Wheels 1/72 , 1/35, 1/48
K4 Tracks 1/72 , 1/35, 1/48
K5 Other

Seniors – 18+
S1 Planes – Military – All 1/144 and Smaller – Smaller than 1/72
S2 Planes – Jet 1/72
S3 Planes – Prop 1/72
S4 Planes – Jet 1/48
S5 Planes – Prop 1/48
S6 Planes – All - 1/32 and Larger – Larger than 1/48
S7 Helicopters All Scales
S8 Vehicles – Wheels 1/72
S9 Vehicles – Tracks 1/72
S10 Vehicles – Wheels 1/35 and Larger
S11 Vehicles – Tracks 1/35 and Larger
S12 Vignettes All Scales
S13 Dioramas 1/72
S14 Dioramas 1/48 and Larger
S15 Figurines All Scales
S16 Civil Vehicles All Scales
S17 Sci-Fi All Scales
S18 Plastic Ships/Vessels All Scales
S19 Miscellaneous All Scales
S20 Scratch-Built Models All Scales
S21 Civil Aircraft 1/100 and Smaller
S22 Aircraft Dioramas and Vignettes All Scales
S23 Vehicles - Wheels and Tracks 1/48
S24 - Paper models

Topic of Special Category: Horror
X1 - Horror in the real sense, everything that is part of your modeling life, and that can fit into the horror we see in the movie, lots of blood, graves, ghosts and pumpkins, as well as everything you can associate with superstition and number 13.
Let your imagination run wild, surprise yourself and us.

H2 - Horror in a figurative sense, your first works (everything comes into play: planes, tanks, ships, dioramas, vignettes) everything you did at the beginning of your modeling career, and from this distance you now consider horrible and keep in boxes, seals or on dark parts of shelves,
to show that the path to a well-made model is not easy and that mistakes happen to everyone.

The evaluation of special categories will be performed as follows.
H1 - will be evaluated according to the principle - work that freezes the blood in the veins the most or something similar
Category H2 be part of the exhibition.
If you have any questions for us contact us at info@oluj.org.