19 Apr 2023
Local rules of PGA Worlds 2023 Bulgaria are published
Local rules of the 12th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championships were approved by CIVL Bureau and published on the website. The event will be held on Oct 20 - Oct 28, 2023 in Sopot, Bulgaria with unofficial training days on October 17-19. It is organised by Sport Club Shambala with the support of Bulgarian NAC.
The registration is ongoing.
Main limits and deadlines:
- The maximum number of pilots in the championship is 130.
- The maximum number of pilots that may be entered by a NAC is 15.
- The maximum number of pilots constituting a national team is 4 total and includes a minimum of one from each sex.
- The list of pilots who are representing NAC must be sent by the NAC or their official representative to the organizer. The deadline is 19th July 2023. Only pilots that are approved by their NAC will be considered for allocation.
- The list of pilots who apply for the competition will be checked on July19th, 2023. Applications from pilots who are not eligible will be disregarded.
- The first allocation round will be made July 19th, 2023. Each team will be allocated a maximum of 3 pilots and include a minimum of one pilot from each sex. Subsequent passes will allocate to each team another pilot in sequence according to the nation priority table until a total of 130 pilots are reached or no more applications are left.
- Results from the first allocation round will be published on the official website and the entry fee payment process will start. The deadline for payments will be 19 August 2023.
- After the payment deadline, the team allocation table will be updated. Any unpaid places will be reallocated in the second round on 19 August. The second round will run until a total of 130 pilots are reached or no more applications are left.
- The deadline for the second payment will be 19 September 2023.
- In the case where 130 pilots are not allocated in time, the allocation deadline may be extended until the start of the competition.
Official website with local rules https://civlcomps.org/event/pga-worlds-2023
Local rules on FAI.org https://www.fai.org/CIVL-Sopot-2023