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Full House for the World Paragliding Accuracy in Vlora, Albania

Full House for the World Paragliding Accuracy in Vlora, Albania

The 9th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championship is very popular: 28 nations and 198 pilots requested a spot in the event. CIVL Bureau, in agreement with the organisers and Accuracy Committee, ha....

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Austrian Guest Flight Provisions

Austrian Guest Flight Provisions

    By the 1st of March 2017 the new “Austrian Guest Flight Regulation” came into force. Aero club of Austria gives detailed explanation on how to fly legally hang glider or paraglider....

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Allocation Needed For The Albanian PG Accuracy World

Allocation Needed For The Albanian PG Accuracy World

    Paragliding Accuracy is growing popular as shown by the number of pilots being pre-registered in the coming World championship in Vlora, Dhermi, Llogara (Albania). For the first....

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2018 World Hang Gliding Class 5 is in Krushevo too!

2018 World Hang Gliding Class 5 is in Krushevo too!

  As a repeat of summer 2016, Macedonian organizers have accepted to organize the 8th FAI World Hang Gliding Class 5 Championship, along with the 20th FAI European Hang Gliding Class 1 Champio....

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CIVL PGA Judges' seminar in Vlora on May 3, 2017

CIVL PGA Judges' seminar in Vlora on May 3, 2017

   CIVL is planning to run a Paragliding Accuracy Judges' seminar in Vlora on May 3, 2017. The seminar starts at 10.00 on May 3rd and continues the whole day.

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 PILOT PROFILE: 60 seconds with hang gliding champion Christian Ciech

PILOT PROFILE: 60 seconds with hang gliding champion Christian Ciech

Christian Ciech is one of the most successful pilots in competition hang gliding, and was FAI European and World Champion at the same time in 2016. We spoke to him…

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23 July 2006: The FAI World Record of Charles Cazaux

23 July 2006: The FAI World Record of Charles Cazaux

On 23 July 2006, 10 years ago, French pro paraglider Charles Cazaux set a FAI World Record when he reached 41.15 km/h in the category “Speed over a triangular course of 25km”. In April 2010 he bro....

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Seven steps to success: an acrobatic paragliding masterclass with FAI ....

Seven steps to success: an acrobatic paragliding masterclass with FAI ....

French paraglider Tim Alongi, 24, is the new FAI World Air Games Paragliding Aerobatics Champion. Alongi also won the silver medal in the Sychronised Paragliding Aerobatics competition, along with hi....

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Nicole Schmidt sorts the men from the boys

Nicole Schmidt sorts the men from the boys

Nicole Schmidt from Germany, has been flying paragliders for 11 years. For the last six she's been performing aerobatic tricks, or "acro". It's a discipline very few women attempt, and this year Schmi....

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US Paragliding Aerobatics pilot to unveil new tricks at FAI World Air ....

US Paragliding Aerobatics pilot to unveil new tricks at FAI World Air ....

It's rare to find competitors from the US in Paragliding Aerobatics competitions. The sport of paragliding has a relatively small following there, and there are few pilots who embark on the niche dare....

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Current Events

Campeonato Brasileiro de Asa Delta 1ra Etapa - Brazilian HG Open 1st round -

Event ID

: 11902    

Bid:

806

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

class 1 Cross country

Place

: Valadares (Brazil)

Date(s)

: 26 Mar to 01 Apr 2017

Website

:http://www.abvl.net


Event Organiser


FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Campeonato Argentino de Parapente Famatina -

Event ID

: 12024    

Bid:

243

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Cross Country

Place

: Famatina (Argentina)

Date(s)

: 24 Mar to 30 Mar 2017


Event Organiser


FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Paragliding Winter cup Buzet -

Event ID

: 12043    

Bid:

256

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Cross Country

Place

: Buzet, Istra Peninsula (Croatia)

Date(s)

: 25 Mar to 29 Mar 2017

Alternate dates

: 01 Apr to 06 Apr 2017

Website

:http://comps.sffa.org/en/event/paragliding-winter-cup-buzet-2017


Event Organiser


FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Upcoming Events

30 March 2017 2017 Abierto de Humocaro - Humocaro edo. Lada (Venezuela)
31 March 2017 2017 Indonesia Air Games (IAG) - Toga Hill, Sumedang (Indonesia)
05 April 2017 2017 Alpen Cup - Brauneck, Lenggries (Germany)
07 April 2017 2017 PGAWC Serbia - Vrsac (Serbia)
07 April 2017 2017 Eastern European Cup “Brilliant Foot”, First Round - Cesis (Latvia)
07 April 2017 2017 Juegos Deportivos Nacionales Guatemala Open - Rabinal, Baja Verapaz (Guatemala)
08 April 2017 2017 Dalby Big Air - Dalby, Queensland (Australia)
08 April 2017 2017 Promachia XC Open - Promachi (Greece)
09 April 2017 2017 Pré Pan-Americano Campeonato Brasileiro de Parapente 1ra Etapa - Pre Pan-American and Brazilian Open 1st round - Baixo Guandú (Brazil)
13 April 2017 2017 Trofeo Montegrappa - Borso del Grappa (Italy)
More events

 

Practical Guidelines for Competition Organisers

OrgGuide briefingdeco

Everything you need to know to run a Cat 1 Championship. Also very useful for Cat 2 organisers!

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The IPPI Card

The IPPI card is every pilot’s passport to the world: a reference by which all national rating programs may be compared. Fly the World, fly IPPI!

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