IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal 2017: Day 4

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Saturday 28th January 2017:

Today is first of two days of the actual Plenary. Prior to our official business a number of invited guests were intoduced to the attendees and we listened to welcoming speeches by both the Mayor of Faro and the President of the Portuguese Federation of Parachuting, ably translated by Manuel Almeida. Those officials in attendance were:


IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal 2017: Day 3


Friday  27th January 2017:

Following two days of open meetings today was set aside for closed committee and working group meetings. 

IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal 2017: Day 2



Thursday 26th January 2017:

This morning's agenda opened with the presentation by Italy for their Bid to host the Indoor Skydiving Championships in 2018. 


IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal 2017: Day 1




Wednesday 25th January 2017: 

The Delegates, Alternate Delegates, Official Observers and other attendees gather for the start of the Open Meetings prior to this year's 2017 Plenary. Manuel Almeida, Organiser and Portugala's delegate, welcomed everyone to the Open Meeting and reminded us of a few points about the sensible use of the wifi and the need to ensure the ID's were worn at all times.


Interim Bureau Decision 01/2017

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Read the first Interim Bureau Decision of 2017, which will be added to the Interim Bureau Decisions to be approved of at the Plenary 2017, Faro Portugal 28-29 January 2017.

Follow the link here, or go to "About Us" IPC Bureau News - Interim Bureau Decisions.

How to kick off the new year -

6000 -_a_jump


Read all about our President (Dr. Rainer 'Exi' Hoenle)'s start to the New Year - perfect preparation for the IPC Plenary Meeting in Faro later this month!



16th World Para-Ski Championships, St. Johann, Austria - 7-11 March 2017 - Bulletin 2


Bulletin 2 is now published on this web-site - follow the link or go to Events Calendar and click on the documents logo against this competition.

There is actually no change to the Bulletin 1 issued earlier, except we now have a list of provisional entries..

Please be aware of the deadline for Official Entries is the 11th January 2017.

2017 IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal 28-29 January 2017 - LATEST


There is an additional Annex to the Agenda published on 12 December 2016.  Annex 54a and a slight change to the Agenda to reflect this.

The Agenda is now published on this Website - See 'About Us' 'Meetings' menu above.

There are a couple of typo corrections and additions to the Agenda originally published on the Organisers site (this is also now changed) and Annex 3 has been replaced (due to an error). 

The Agenda and accompanying Annexes are available on the Organiser's site - follow the link

2017 IPC Plenary Meeting, Faro, Portugal - AGENDA and Documents

Looking forward to meeting again.

2016 FAI Gold Parachuting Medal - Award

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FAI Gold Parachuting Medal awarded to Mr Tomás Berriolo

On November 3 last, in an auditorium hall Puerto Madero, in act by the ANAC conjunction with CADEA, delivery was made to athletes and prominent institutions in 2016.

Present were the National Administrator of the ANAC engineer Juan Pedro Irigoin, Mr. Fernando Nocito Unit Planning and Management Control ANAC president CADEA engineer Gustavo Eduardo Reyes, the president of the Argentina Federation of Parachuting Ricardo Ocorso Lorenzo, president of Research Lajunta Civil Aviation srta. Pamela Suarez, Manager of Institutional Relations Mr. Walter EANA Salama, responsible for General Aviation Mr. Eduardo Pareira YPF and Rodrigo Palisa and general secretary of the FAP Miss Norma Elia Sansone, among other authorities ANAC


Judges Nomination Lists

digital-stopwatchYou have until 31st December 2016

Your FAI Judges names must have been submitted to the Chair of the Judges Committee by that date - if not they will not be included on the list for 2017 and therefore be unavailable to judge at any of the 2017 FCE's.

The forms are available on this website in both .pdf and .xls formats.  You can download them either by following these links:  Judges Nomination List (pdf) - Judges Nomination List (xls) or by visiting Documents - Officials, Judges and Delegates - Judges or by following the menu trail - About Us - Judges.

In addition you can let the Chair of the Judges Committee know who is available for the various FCE's during 2017 on the following forms : Proposed Judges Competitions 2017 (pdf) or Proposed Judges Competitions 2017 (xls).

Give all your FAI Judges a Happy New Year and do your bit!

2016 - IPC President's Report



Bureau News Latest: 

Dr. Rainer 'Exi' Hoenle, President of IPC has published his annual report under "Bureau News", prior to the Plenary 2017 in Faro.

Follow the link to read it in full.