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07 January 2016 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 500 km : 147.9 km/h Anja Kohlrausch (GER)
04 January 2016 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 500 km : 176.34 km/h Shaun Lapworth (GBR)
04 January 2016 Gliding : Out-and-return distance : 1251.00 km Max H.S. Leenders (NED)
04 January 2016 Gliding : Free out-and-return distance : 1251.00 km Max H.S. Leenders (NED)
18 December 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 750 km : 170.9 km/h Philip Jeffery (GBR)
18 December 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 500 km : 170.9 km/h Philip Jeffery (GBR)
05 December 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 1 000 km : 149.06 km/h Johan Luyckx (BEL)
03 December 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 300 km : 186.89 km/h Renato Mussio (ITA)
29 November 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 300 km : 178.82 km/h Renato Mussio (ITA)
13 November 2015 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 500 km : 184,99 km/h Terrence Raymond Delore (NZL)
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