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Already FS 2016 R1.3

Already FS 2016 R1.3

  CIVL FS Software group continues to perfect the program. Again an update is released. FS 2016 R1.3 fixes a few bugs in track evaluation in stopped tasks.

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PGA Worlds is over. Meet the Champions!

PGA Worlds is over. Meet the Champions!

The 9th FAI Paragliding Accuracy Championship in Vlora Albania concluded with what was probably the most dramatic finish ever encountered in this aviation discipline. 

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PGA Worlds Vlora - 83 zeros after 8 rounds!

PGA Worlds Vlora - 83 zeros after 8 rounds!

9th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championship in Vlora (Albania) has made 8 rounds by now and has 3 more days to go. It remarkable that after 1176 flights in the competition to date, there have be....

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FS 2016 R1.2 is released

FS 2016 R1.2 is released

  CIVL FS Software group has just released FS 2016 R1.2, which fixes a few bugs in track evaluation in stopped tasks, or when the first TP is SSS.

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PGA Worlds tough rivalry

PGA Worlds tough rivalry

  The competition is now officially valid and the rivalry continues to be intense at the 9th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championships with competitor discarding their worst score at the en....

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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

Paragliding World Cup - France -

Event ID

: 11436    

Bid:

265

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Cross Country

Place

: Cœur de Savoie (France)

Date(s)

: 20 May to 27 May 2017

Website

:http://www.pwca.org/node/32369


Event Organiser


FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Pre-event 1st Asian-Oceanic Paragliding Accuracy Championships OPen -

Event ID

: 12059    

Bid:

784

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Paragliding Accuracy

Place

: Khao Praya Doenthong, Pattananikom, Lopburi province (Thailand)

Date(s)

: 22 May to 28 May 2017

Website

:http://www.1stfaopac.com


Event Organiser


FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Upcoming Events

25 May 2017 42nd Internationale Hessische Landesmeisterschaft - Emberger Alm (Austria)
25 May 2017 42nd Internationale Hessische Landesmeisterschaft - Emberger Alm (Austria)
25 May 2017 2017 SA Open – FH memorial - Saint Andre Les Alpes (France)
25 May 2017 2017 Norwegian Cup 4 - Saltdal (Norway)
25 May 2017 2017 Finnish Open XC League - Round 1 - Kiikala (Finland)
25 May 2017 2017 Swiss Delta Championships - Turtmann (Switzerland)
26 May 2017 2017 BOS Round 2 - Leyburn, Yorkshire (United Kingdom)
26 May 2017 2017 China Linzhou Paragliding Open - Linzhou (China (People's Republic of))
27 May 2017 2017 Hungarian Paragliding Accuracy Landing National Championship - Ocseny Airfield (Hungary)
27 May 2017 2017 Copa Nacional de Parapente Accuracy Tinjaca Boyaca - Tinjaca (Colombia)
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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CIVL Handbook

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Everything you ever wanted to know about CIVL... and more!

Your passport to the world

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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