3rd Asians Paragliding Championship - Task 5

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There were difficult places in Task 5 where about half of the competitors landed close to the start. The wind was along the ridge and created turbulence close to the ridge, so pilots flying low and close to the ridge ended by landing there. There were 9 pilots in goal of the 51km task. The winner was Song Junming (China). The last leg was also difficult into headwind, as 17 pilots made end of speed section but only 9 of them made goal.  After 5 Tasks the provisional results of teams #1 Japan, #2 Korea and #3 India.