The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Benalla (AUS) was officially opened on Sunday, 08 January 2017, by Jaclyn Symes MP, Member for Northern Victoria on behalf of the Victorian Minister for Spo....Read more...
The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 kicks-off in Australia on 9 January 2017, with two weeks of high profile, high calibre competition to follow.Read more...
Until the last race it was very close at the top and any of the top five pilots still had a chance to win the contest.Read more...
|24 March 2017||45th Trofeo Citta di Torino -||Torino (Italy)|
|17 May 2017||9th FAI Women's World Gliding Championship -||Zbraslavice (Czech Rep.)|
|20 May 2017||2017 AAC Alpe Adria Cup -||Feldkirchen (Austria)|
|10 June 2017||_n/a Uppsala Masters -||Sundbro (Sweden)|
|15 June 2017||2017 Salzburg TAL -||Mauterndorf (Austria)|
|29 June 2017||2nd FAI World 13.5m Class Gliding Championship -||Szatymas (Hungary)|
|01 July 2017||2017 Arboga Open -||Arboga (Sweden)|
|20 July 2017||19th FAI European Gliding Championships -||Moravská Třebová (Czech Rep.)|
|27 July 2017||10th FAI Junior World Gliding Championships -||Pociunai, Kaunas (Lithuania)|
|10 August 2017||19th FAI European Gliding Championships -||Lasham (United Kingdom)|
Latest FAI World Record Claims
|07 January 2017||Gliding : Out-and-return distance : 1713,1 km||Jean-Marc Perrin (SUI)|
|07 January 2017||Gliding : Free out-and-return distance : 1713,1 km||Jean-Marc Perrin (SUI)|
|07 January 2017||Gliding : Speed over an out-and-return course of 1 500 km : 142,75 km/h||Jean-Marc Perrin (SUI)|
|01 January 2017||Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 300 km : 197,83 km/h||Terrence Raymond Delore (NZL)|
|30 December 2016||Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 750 km : 142,84 km/h||Anja Kohlrausch (GER)|
|29 December 2016||Gliding : Triangle Distance : 555,8 km||Mauro Brunazzo (ITA)|
|27 December 2016||Gliding : Free triangle distance : 661,7 km||Mauro Brunazzo (ITA)|
|26 December 2016||Gliding : Speed over an out-and-return course of 500 km : 104,52 km/h||Mauro Brunazzo (ITA)|
|26 December 2016||Gliding : Free out-and-return distance : 501,36 km||Mauro Brunazzo (ITA)|
|26 December 2016||Gliding : Out-and-return distance : 501,36 km||Mauro Brunazzo (ITA)|