Our FAI Champions!

Winner!

World and Continental Champions in Paragliding, Hang Gliding, Paragliding Accuracy and Aerobatics… Winners of the World online Cross Country contest… They are our best pilots, men and women, and they are all here!

FAI Today Champions

Paragliding

Paragliding Accuracy

Aerobatics

 Hang Gliding Class 1


Hang Gliding Class 2 and 5

 

FAI Champions of the past

Paragliding

Paragliding Accuracy

Aerobatics

Hang Gliding Class 1 - Men

Hang Gliding Class 1 - Women

Hang Gliding Class 2 and 5

 

Today FAI Champions

 

FAI World Champions

Paragliding - 2015 - Roldanillo, Colombia

  • Honorin Hamard (FRA)
  • Team – Germany
  • Women – Seiko Kukuoka-Naville (FRA)
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Hang Gliding Class 1 - 2015 - Valle de Bravo, Mexico

  • Christian Ciech (ITA)
  • Team: Italy
Ciech-VdB

Hang Gliding Class 1 Women - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France
  • Yoko Isomoto (JAP)
  • Team: Japan
    Isomoto2

Hang Gliding Class 2 - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France     

  • Manfred Ruhmer (AUT)

Ruhmer

Hang Gliding Class 5 - 2016 - Krushevo, FYR of Macedonia    

  • Tim Grabowski (GER)
  • Team: Austria

Grabowski 

Hang Gliding Sport Class - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France    

  • Mario Alonzii (FRA)
  • Team: France
Alonzi

Paragliding Accuracy - 2015 - Puncak, Gogor, Indonesia

  • Dede Supratman (INA)
  • Women – Nunnapat Phuchong (THA)
  • Team – Thailand
Nunnapat

Paragliding Aerobatics - 2016 - Lac d'Annecy, France

  • Solo – François Ragolski (FRA)
  • Team: France
  • Solo Women - Christina Kolb (AUT)
  • Synchro – Raul Rodriguez / Felix Rodriguez (SPA)
Ragolski  Kolb

Raul Rodriguez  Felix Rodriguez

Hang Gliding Aerobatics - 2006 - Villeneuve, Switzerland

  • Jon Gjerde (NOR)

Jon Gjerde

 

 

FAI European Champions

Paragliding - 2016 - Krushevo, FYR of Macedonia 2016

  • Honorin Hamard (FRA)
  • Women – Seiko Fukuoka-Neville (FRA)
  • Team – France

Hang Gliding Class 1 - 2016 - Krushevo, FYR of Macedonia 2016

  • Christian Ciech (ITA)
  • Team – Italy

Hang Gliding Class 1 Women - 2008 - Greifenburg, Austria

  • Corinna Schwiegershausen (GER)

Paragliding Accuracy - 2016 - Paluknys, Lithuania

  • Matjaz Sluga (SLO)
  • Women – Tamara Kostic (SER)
  • Team – Serbia

FAI Asian Champions

 

Paragliding - 2012 - Linzhou, China

  • Kamiyama Taro (JAP)
  • Women – Hiraki Keiko (JAP)
  • Team – Japan  

Paragliding Accuracy - 2016 - Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

  • Tanapat Leangaiem (THA)
  • Women – Mariko Ito (JAP)
  • Team – China

FAI Pan-American Champions

 

Paragliding - 2014 - Loma Bola, Tucuman, Argentina

  • Bernardo Medina Sastre (COL)
  • Team – Colombia

 

 (Pictures are coming from different sources, one of them being the wide world web where it is not always possible to find the authors of said pictures. Thanks to Denis Balibouse and Red Bull for the aerobatics ones. Also pictures from Didier Mathurin, Martin Scheel, Stéphane Malbos... Pilots! Insert a picture of you in the WPRS database and we will use it here!)