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Class Sub-Class Type of record Performance Date Claimant Status Regionsort descending ID
Gliding DU Speed over a triangular course of 500 km 103,3 km/h 28 Jun 2009 James M. Payne (USA) ratified - current record World 15502
Gliding D15 Speed over a triangular course of 300 km 188,42 km/h 05 Jan 2006 Klaus Ohlmann (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 12461
Gliding DO Speed over a triangular course of 1 500 km 119.11 km/h 13 Dec 2003 Steve Fossett (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 8250
Gliding DO Free Distance 1 078,2 km 05 Jan 2003 Pamela Kurstjens-Hawkins (AUS) ratified - current record World 7596
Gliding DU Out-and-return distance 603 km 21 Jul 2001 Bostjan Pristavec (SLO) ratified - superseded since approved World 7044
Gliding DW Free distance using up to 3 turn points 636,68 km 01 Jun 2000 Trevor Florence (CAN) ratified - superseded since approved World 6582
Gliding D15 Free out-and-return distance 1 042,55 km 25 Dec 1998 Hana Zejdova (CZE) ratified - current record World 5887
Gliding D15 Out-and-return distance 767,45 km 13 Jan 1998 Hana Zejdova (CZE) ratified - superseded since approved World 5275
Gliding D2 Free distance using up to 3 turn points 796,21 km 05 Jan 1997 Hana Zejdova (CZE) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 3962
Gliding D1 Free out-and-return distance 809,49 km 15 Dec 1995 Hana Zejdova (CZE) ratified - superseded since approved World 3062
Gliding D1-M Straight distance 1 039,87 km 25 Jan 1993 Karl A. Rabeder (AUT) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 408
Gliding D1-M Straight distance to a declared goal 762,988 km 01 Oct 1991 Klaus Holighaus (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 10198
Gliding D2 Out-and-return distance 1 101.54 km 27 Oct 1988 Morris William Walker (NZL) ratified - superseded since approved World 10079
Gliding D2-M Triangle Distance 1 095.69 km 27 Dec 1986 Erwin Müller (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 3296
Gliding D1 Speed over a triangular course of 750 km 110.53 km/h 17 Nov 1984 Pamela Hawkins (GBR) ratified - superseded since approved World 10134
Gliding D2-M Speed over a triangular course of 300 km 129.72 km/h 12 Dec 1980 Otto Wegscheider (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 10259
Gliding D2 Triangle Distance 892,49 km 26 Nov 1979 Erwin Müller (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 5503
Gliding D2 Speed over a triangular course of 100 km 126.286 km/h 01 Aug 1978 Adela Dankowska (POL) ratified - superseded since approved World 10162
Gliding D1-M Speed over a triangular course of 100 km 107.5 km/h 03 Jul 1976 Willibald Collee (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 10213
Gliding D1 Speed over a triangular course of 100 km 123.710 km/h 18 Jul 1974 Leila Claxton Tweed (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 10113
Gliding D1 Out-and-return distance 656.04 km 06 Feb 1970 Susan Martin (AUS) ratified - superseded since approved World 10088
Gliding D2 Speed over a triangular course of 100 km 88.64 km:h 19 Jul 1965 Wiera Kaminska (POL) ratified - superseded since approved World 10166
Gliding D1 Straight distance 875,99 km 02 Jun 1963 Otto Schauble (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 5413
Gliding D1 Out-and-return distance 387.00 km 26 Jun 1960 Lucyna Bajewska (POL) ratified - superseded since approved World 4397
Gliding D1 Straight distance to a declared goal 518,59 km 10 Aug 1956 Pelagia Majewska (POL) ratified - superseded since approved World 10106
Gliding D2 Straight distance 829.822 km 26 May 1953 Viktor Iltchenko (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 10054
Gliding D2 Gain of height 8 162 m 01 Dec 1950 Andrzej Brzoska (POL) ratified - superseded since approved World 10056
Gliding D1 Duration without landing returning to the start point 45 h 28 min 51 sec 19 Nov 1942 Erich Vergens (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 4456
Gliding D2 Free out-and-return distance 191.348 km 10 Jun 1938 I.L. Kartachev (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 13618
Gliding D1 Gain of height 1 209 m 25 Apr 1929 Johannes Nehring (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 4435
Gliding D13.5 Triangle Distance 501,8 km 12 Jul 2018 Ghislaine Facon (FRA) ratified - reclassified after changes in sporting code World 18641
Gliding D13 Speed over a triangular course of 500 km 110,20 km/h 20 Nov 2016 Stefano Ghiorzo (ITA) ratified - current record World 19457
Gliding D13.5 Out-and-return distance 500,8 km 26 Dec 2016 Mauro Brunazzo (ITA) ratified - superseded since approved World 18101
Gliding DO Free triangle distance 1 756,1 km 12 Jan 2011 Klaus Ohlmann (GER) ratified - current record World 16152
Gliding DW Free triangle distance 563,4 km 20 May 2007 Michael Noel Parker (USA) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 14657
Gliding DO Speed over a triangular course of 500 km 194,79 km/h 23 Nov 2005 Klaus Ohlmann (GER) ratified - current record World 12237
Gliding DO Out-and-return distance 2 025,2 km 23 Nov 2003 Jean-Marie Clement (FRA) ratified - superseded since approved World 8141
Gliding DO Free distance using up to 3 turn points 2 624,1 km 12 Nov 2002 Klaus Ohlmann (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 7555
Gliding DU Out-and-return distance 501,01 km 05 Jun 2001 Andrej Kolar (SLO) ratified - superseded since approved World 6992
Gliding DW Speed over a triangular course of 300 km 91.71 km/h 19 Aug 1999 Patrick L. Tuckey (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 6238
Gliding DW Speed over a triangular course of 500 km 76,42 km/h 11 Dec 1998 Allan Keith Willis (AUS) ratified - superseded since approved World 5865
Gliding DO Free out-and-return distance 1261,65 km 18 Apr 1997 John F. Good (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 5007
Gliding D2 Speed over a triangular course of 500 km 135,38 km/h 02 Jan 1997 Hana Zejdova (CZE) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 3944
Gliding DU Free Distance 382,12 km 15 Jul 1995 William G. Osoba (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 5514
Gliding D1-M Out-and-return distance 1 220,44 km 23 Dec 1992 Klaus Holighaus (GER) ratified - superseded since approved World 403
Gliding D2-M Triangle Distance 1 140.426 km 22 Dec 1990 Walter Binder (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 10251
Gliding D1-M Out-and-return distance 1 084.94 km 09 Jan 1988 Otto Schauble (FRG) ratified - superseded since approved World 10212
Gliding D1 Triangle Distance 1 362.68 km 02 May 1986 Thomas L. Knauff (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 321
Gliding D1-M Straight distance to a declared goal 532,38 km 20 Jan 1983 Finn T. Andersen (DEN) ratified - superseded since approved World 10199
Gliding DO Free Distance 949.70 km 20 Jan 1980 Karla Elizabeth Karel (GBR) ratified - superseded since approved World 5019

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