Thursday, 11 August 2016 14:09
In the middle of a hot summer (here in Europe) it is hard to think about winter and Para-Ski but now is the time to start planning.
Bulletin 1 is now published and available on this web site - either follow the link or go to the Events Calendar to the right of this notice and click on the second icon beside the entry for this FCE.
Information is also available on http://paraski2017.com
Monday, 01 August 2016 09:03
01.08.16 - We also received the following application for the World IS Championships 2019 - within time and with the application fee fully paid - so see the table for 2019 FCE Bids on this link - or go to the documents page as detailed below.
31.07.16 Please note there has been a date change for the Australian bids since first publication.
The 30th June was the deadline for NAC's/Organisers to submit their Bid Application to host a First Category Event in 2018. Alltogether your Bureau received 8 Bids, which met their application requirements (due date of submission, application fee paid) and they will now be considered by the Bureau and the Committee Chairs for presentation at the next Plenary meeting in Faro.
To see the who, when and where follow this link - 2018 FCE Bids Application Table
Or go to the Menu headings - Documents - Events - 2018 FCE Bids Application Table
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 18:36
Bulletin #2 is now published on this site - either follow this link or go to Events Calendar (to the right of this article) and click on the second logo.
In connection with the publication of the Mondial-Bulletin-2 (2016) please note, that Program and Broadcast is provided by Skydive TV® The Official Media Partner of IPC .
The IPC Media Company Partner will provide Media Coverage and Broadcasting of the 6th FAI Canopy Piloting World Championships 2016 at Skydive Chicago, as well as on the FAI's Event Website, NouvelAir's website and all smart mobile devices (tablets and phones) via Skydive TV's App iOS and Android. The program will also be available on Apple TV via iTunes, search for Skydive TV.
Please take further note in connection with the publication of the Mondial-Bulletin-2 (2016), that IPC regrets that the original bid for the Mondial 2016 did not disclose the fact that the age limit for participation (16 years as stated in SC5) cannot be applied as a legal option for the host, and therefore, for the NAC neither.
Sunday, 24 July 2016 09:03
Not long now before the start of the Canopy Piloting World Championships in Canada, closely followed by the Mondial with its World Championships in Accuracy Landing and Freefall Style (both senior and junior); Formation Skydiving; Canopy Formations; Artistic Events and Speed Skydiving.
If you are unable to attend then the presence of Skydive TV and live streaming from all the competitions ensures you are able to keep up with all the action, news and stories, which will also be covered on this web-site as normal.
So join us in Farnham, Canada and Chicago, U.S.A. for what promises to be an exciting summer of Skydiving.
Sunday, 17 July 2016 08:53
Or visit the Events Calendar to the right of this page and click on the information icon in the second column against the 6th World Canopy Piloting Championships,
Thursday, 14 July 2016 22:33
Roll up ! Roll up ! for the Greatest Parachuting Event in 2016
Only you need to hurry as the registration deadline is 1st August 2016.
All the earlier problems with banking and registration details have been resolved - so to ensure participation all NAC's need to follow the entry guide given in the linked web-site.
Don't delay - let us make this something to remember for everyone who can participate.
Friday, 01 July 2016 16:10
Canopy Piloting is the Parachuting element of the World Games 2017 - so this year a test event is being held on site - testing the pond, set up and rules.
Congratulations to Cornelia Mihai who not only won the Overall competition, but also came first in all three disciplines - a truely wonderful performance. Canada here she comes!!
Follow this link for the live results
Friday, 01 July 2016 13:04
A three day workshop took place this week in Wroclaw, Poland, as part of the preparation for the World Games 2017. The attendees included the Event Directors and Officials of the three disciplines selected to the World Games 2017, FAI Member Representatives from France and Hungary, the Director of the Wroclaw Aeroclub and FAI Head Office staff.
1st FAI World Wingsuit Performance Flying Championships & 1st FAI World Cup in Wingsuit Acrobatic Flying - Z'hillls, USA, 3-10 November - Bulletin 1
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 08:25
Bulletin 1 for these events is now published on this web site.
Follow this link to the Bulletin 1
Or find it via the Events Calendar - to the right of this news item - and click on the information icon against the Wingsuit event entry.
Find out more about Wingsuit Flying on these pages.
Friday, 17 June 2016 07:20
The arrival period is flexible (between September 21st and 23rd) to allow a maximum number of countries to send a delegation.
If you do not have disabled persons to register for the competition, your country is welcome to attend with tandem instructors, videographers or disabled persons (non competing).
Official registration is open until July 10th, 2016.
Contact us quickly and join the event!
Directeur Technique National Adjoint
Fédération Française de Parachutisme