Dobrča Open 2023

FAI 2 Paragliding competition organized in Slovenia (Dobrča). 

ORGANIZER:
Društvo prostih letalcev Lesce-Bled
Alpska cesta 56
4248 Lesce
Meet director: Rok Feldin (info@dpl-lescebled.si)

Competition place

Competition will be held on Dobrča (Karavanke region). Headquarters will be located in Begunje na Gorenjskem at the landing. 
Take-off: Dobrča
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Competition days

14 - 16. April 2023

Reserve days, 21 - 23. April 2023

Final decision will be made at least 2 days prior to competition start.

Registration and payment

SLO COMPS https://comps.sffa.org

Maximum number of pilots: 70 (min 30 places for foreign pilots)

Pilot entry fee: 90,00 EUR (70,00 EUR in prepay, if paid till 01.04.2023)

Includes:

  • retrieval
  • takeoff fees
  • a map with turnpoints
  • daily lunch packet or food cupon 
  • collection of flight data, calculating and posting results
  • prizes and trophies for winners
  • goal beer

On 1.3.2023, 40 pilots from Slovenia and 30 foreign pilots (based on time of registration order) will be put on waiting for payment status. The entry fee must be paid by 14.3.2023 at the latest. 

If this deadline passes without payment, the pilot will be cancelled and a pilot from the waiting list will move up. (based on time of registration order). 

 

DPL LESCE-BLED
Alpska cesta 56
4248 Lesce
VAT: 27014835
SWIFT: KBMASI2X
TRR: SI56 0400 1004 8460 219 (NKBM)

 

In case the pilot cancels his/her participation in the competition 14 days prior to the start date, the participation fee is fully refunded.(an administrative fee of 5 eur will be deducted) 

In the case of injury, and where a medical certificate is supplied, or other circumstances beyond the pilots control, refunds will be decided on case-by case basis.

*If cencellation is less than 7 days before the event, then 45 eur is not refundable under any circumstances

In case the event is cancelled due to the inclement weather conditions, the organiser reserves the right to 15% (13.5 €) of the participation fee (of each pilot).

Daily Schedule

Registration and reception of pilots 14.4.2023 from 7:00 onward at Begunje na Gorenjskem exact location to be declared later!

Friday, 14.4.2023

- 07:00 to 9:30, Registration

- 9:45, Pilots welcome, first briefing (obligatory!), weather forecast, poll of safety and task committee

- 10:00, departure to take off

- 11:00, task briefing at TO

- 18:30, provisional results

Saturday, 15.4.2023

- 10:00, departure to take off

- 11:00, task briefing at TO

- 18:30, provisional results

Sunday, 16.4.2023

- 10:00, departure to take off

- 11:00, task briefing at TO

- 17:00, provisional results

- 18:00, final results, award ceremony

Prizes and awards

Trophies and practical awards in all categories: 

  • OVERALL  (certified gliders EN/LTF A, EN/LTF B, EN/LTF C, EN/LTF D, CCC)
  • SERIAL CLASS (certified gliders EN-D)
  • SPORT CLASS (certified gliders EN-C)
  • FUN CLASS (certified gliders up to EN-B)
  • FEMALE PILOTS  (certified gliders EN/LTF A, EN/LTF B, EN/LTF C, EN/LTF D, CCC)

Participation requirements:

Valid pilot license and valid FAI sporting license

IPPI card level 5 - if you dont have it contact us by mail

Medical insurance covering paragliding (proof will be checked at competition registration)

Third party liability insurance covering paragliding (proof will be checked at competition registration)

Unmodified and certified helmet (EN 966), harness (EN 1651), and paraglider (EN 926/2 ), rescue parachute, VHF radio & mobile phone. Your glider must have valid proof of airworthiness (valid tehnical check if gliders is older than 2 years), you need to fly the glider inside certified weight range!!!

Liability:

The participation in this competition is at own risk of each pilot. The organizer takes no responsibility for pilots or any other third parties. Any transfer to take off and retrieval shuttle service are at own risk of pilots.

 

GPS-Waypoints upload:

Waypoints file is available on this site, so you can upload waypoints on your own.

We will also upload waypoints during registration procedure.