Very hard conditions in Thailand, but four rounds completed before thunderstorm break competition. Near 80 competitors from 12 countries took part. Very good organization supported by local government showed nice opening ceremony and final rewarding. Winners are Johny Efendy from Indonesia followed by Ma Qiang from China and Nanang Sunaria from Indonesia. Three best female are from Thailand .Next event will be move to Portugal Europa. Results are here overallfemale teamsfinal overallfinal teams
Very good competition in 1st event of PGAWC in Indonesia. 62 pilots from 10 different countries competed for title of best one. One official training round and 6 completed rounds produced the winner.
The winner was Goran Djurkovic from Serbia followed by Matjaz Feraric from Slovenia and big surprised from Thailand , young Tanapat Luangiam.They were very closed and last round decided about final ranking. Excellent organization supported by local authorities made big interest to local people and every day more than one thousand people watched competition.Next event in Thailand. Regards
For the first time Portugal will have a Paragliding Accuracy World Cup. The chosen location is Larouco - Montalegre with excellent flying spots. It allows take off to almost any directionin Portugal and Spain.
In case of stronger winds there are close alternatives.
May 24th (Friday) - Training and registration day Training 17h to 19h30 and 21h to 23h - Local registration
May 25th (Saturday) - Main Competition day General briefing and mandatory safety briefing 9h00 - Transport to flying site
May 26th (Sunday) Competition day if more rounds are necessary Trophy giving ceremony
On competition day, if weather conditions don't allow flying, there will be a cultural tour.
Regarding the Calendar of Events for PGAWC in 2013, herewith we would like to inform you that the 1 st Paragliding Accuracy World Cup (PGAWC) in 2013 will be held in Painan City, West Sumatera, from 26 – 28 April 2013.
By having this letter, we respectfully invite you to join and kindly to send your accuracy pilots to participate on this event, in order to get the highest level of achievement for Paragliding World Ranking in 2013.
Should you have any query, please do not hesitate to contact us. We kindly look forward to hearing positive respond and participation from you.