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1st World Cup in Wingsuit Performance Flying - Day 1 - 25th May 2015

Monday, 25th May 2015,

OC FlagBy the opening ceremony this eventing 57 competitors had registered for the competition - representing 17 countries and 5 continents.  It would appear to be a competition of firsts - obviously a first for Wingsuit Flying (performance) competitors, a first for the organisers and the NAC, the UK, and the FAI Controller - James Hayhurst, the Chief Judge, Randy Connell, the Meet Director, Mark Bayada, and the Jury President, Susan Dixon - in fact it is the first all female jury at an IPC First Category Event. (Karla Cole & Lidia Kosk)

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FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 Flame Handover Ceremony and Airshow to Take Place on 28 May in Lausanne

torchThe FAI will stage an exceptional ceremony at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Thursday 28 May 2015: the FAI World Air Games Flame will be lit and handed over to the representatives of the Emirates Aerosports Federation by FAI President Dr John Grubbström.

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Do you need a TUE?

therapeutic use exemption tue apply linkThe FAI is continuing its actions to keep air sports clean from doping.

In that frame, we are trying to inssure that all athletes participating in FAI sanctioned events (any event registered in the FAI Calendar) and who may therefore be subject to doping control must request a TUE before taking a prohibited medication.

But ... what is a TUE?

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FAI Announces Winners of the 2015 FAI Young Artists Contest

2.2 SERGEYCHIK RUS lowThe FAI is pleased to announce the list of the winners for the 2015 FAI Young Artists Contest. An international jury selected the three best paintings for each of the categories: Junior (ages 6-9), Intermediate (ages 10-13), Senior (ages 14-17). Their authors will receive FAI gold, silver and bronze medals.

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A Series of Fruitful Meetings Ahead of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

2015 04 UAE Dubai ED meeting 094As the 200-day mark to the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 approaches, everyone, from the Event Organisers to the Executive Board, the FAI Head Office, the Air Sports Commissions and experts, is in full action to make the event a huge success. A series of meetings took place recently which brought together key personalities from the FAI community and the Event Organising Committee.

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Latest Bureau Newsletter - been busy!

IPC New Bureau

It has been a busy start to the year for the new Bureau - the latest Newsletter brings us all up to date - follow the link here Newsletter No. 2

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1st World Indoor Skydiving Championships, Prague, Czech Republic, 21-24 October, 2015

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The First Bulletin is now published and available on this site under Events Calendar 

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10th EC & 11th WC Artistic Events, 13th EC & 20th WC in Formation Skydiving, & 1st EC & 2nd WC in Speed Skydiving Teuge, Netherlands 7-12 September 2015

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The First Bulletin is now published and available on this site under the Events Calendar

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8th EC & 5th Junior EC in F Style & Accuracy Landing, Eden, Montana, Bulgaria, 22-29 August 2015


Montana EC Logo 2015Bulletin 1 for this event has now been published on this site under the Events Calendar.

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8th World Cup & 4th European Cup in Canopy Piloting, Farnham, Canada, 23-29 August 2015

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The first Bulletin for this event is now published on this site under Events Calendar

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FAI Environmental Commission Newsletter - April 2015

envc-newsletterThe FAI Environmental Commission has been acting quietly for years, considering and preparing advice for all sporting and recreational aviators. The original challenge was to provide the basics for establishing a code, a presence on the FAI website and setting up standards for air sports environmentally friendly activities.

When these tasks were completed, one might think that EnvC just has to wait for some opportunities to arise to speak of birds and flowers alongside our beautiful flying sites. It may not be the case.

Discover what's new in terms of environmental issues in the first newsletter of the FAI Envrionmental Commission.

 

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