What’s up in late summer 2013?


The Paragliding XC, the Paragliding Accuracy World Championships and World Games crowned the best pilots and countries. Congratz!

A very extensive and brand new “Practical Guidelines for Competition Organisers” has been published on the front page of our website (and will stay here). Thanks to the team who wrote this very good document.

Section 7 of the Sporting Code for Records and Badges for all classes is finally published in the Document chapter of this website. Sorry for the delay!

FS 2013 R2 was released.

Lifting of the suspension of the 2011 Competition Class Paragliders in Cat 1 championships was discussed but impossible to implement.

The CIVL Bureau, Committees, Working Group and Officers kept working on their different project. Hot on the grill: revising the scoring system in PG-XC; getting ready for the Bureau Autumn meeting (in France, starting October 16th); badges in PG-Accuracy; HG airspace rules; checking twist in HG Class 5 gliders; overall PG-Aerobatic World Cup scoring…

Jean-Marc Badan resigned from his FAI Secretary General position. Thanks Jean-Marc for your good work since many many years!