Friday, 03 June 2005 20:01
The current situation is that every pilot entering an international competition (FAI Category 1 or 2) must show his Sporting Licence. The country issuing the Licence is considered to be the country that pilot is flying for in Category 1 events. If a pilot wants to fly for another country, he will have to observe a 2 calendar year delay without flying in any Category 1 events before he can switch his allegiance. However he can fly in Category 2 events during this period. This is why……
Friday, 03 June 2005 17:23
To all National Hang Gliding/Paragliding Associations Following the introduction of the IPPI card in 1992, national associations and pilots throughout the world have benefited from the internationally recognised standards of the IPPI card. However a lot of pilots are still not using it. To encourage more pilots to use the IPPI card we would like all national hang gliding and paragliding associations to promote this card using the information found on CIVL web site. Some of those information badly need to be updated.
Friday, 29 April 2005 04:53
The 2005 edition of Section 7 of the FAI Sporting Code (Hang Gliding & Paragliding), effective 01 May 2005, has now been published on the FAI website at http://www.fai.org/hang_gliding/documents/sc7
Monday, 14 February 2005 21:23
PARAGLIDING The only competition added was the Pre PG World Cup in Colombia. Competitions deleted were the British PG Piedrahita, Nordic 0pen, PG World Cup La Clusaz, Russian Open (Austria), World PG Champs 03. Results not received so not added are: 3rd Monaco Open, La Palma Open, Korean Presidents Cup, Argentine Loma Bola, Polish Cornizzolo Cup, Norwegian Open, French Alps/Annecy, 3rd Porto de Espada, British Open Long Mynd, Finnish Nationals and Finnish League, Piedrahita Open, Swiss PG Champs, Korean League, Gianni Cerroni Trophy, X Copa Pirineus, Slovak Nationals, Hungarian Nationals.
Wednesday, 19 January 2005 17:59
PARAGLIDING Competitions added are the Manilla Open, Andes Open, Porterville Serial Challenge, Chile Vizcachas, All Africa and the New Zealand Nationals. Deleted were the Alpen Open, British PG Open St Andre, Croatian PG Open, French PG Champs, HVS Finnish PG Open, Lithuanian Open, Portuguese Douro Superior, Veltins Schmitten Pokal, Yu Open Sicevo. Results no received so not added are: La Palma Open, Korean Presidents Cup, Argentine Loma Bola, 2nd Brazil nationals, Norwegian Open, French Alps/Annecy 3rd Porto de Espada, British Open Long Mynd, Finnish Nationals and Finnish League, Piedrahita Open, Swiss PG Champs, Korean League, Gianni Cerroni Trophy, X Copa Pirineus, Slovak Nationals, Hungarian Nationals.
Wednesday, 15 December 2004 23:40
The agenda and annexes for the February 2005 CIVL Meeting have now been published on the "meetings" page of the CIVL web pages at http://www.fai.org/hang_gliding/meetings/