Paragliding Winter Cup 2020

Type Cat. From To Country Location Price
XC
FAI2
06.03.2020
11.03.2020
Slovenia
Nova Gorica, Slovenia
130,00 €

COMPETITION FOR 2020 IS CANCELLED.

Official FAI-2 competition, organised in Slovenia (Nova Gorica).

The competition is not confirmed yet due to nature regulation restrictions (Lijak take off). 
Registration is open, selection list will be published on Monday, 10.2.

Competition days

6th March (Friday) - 9th March (Monday)  + reserve days: 10th and 11th March (Tuesday and Wednesday)
 Reserve dates: 12th March (Friday) - 15th March (Monday)  + reserve days: 16th and 17th March (Monday and Tuesday)

  • Maximum competition days is 5. In case we will start with the task on Friday, we will use only one reserve day (Tuesday). In case we will start with the comp on Saturday or Sunday, we may also use second reserve day.
  • The reserve day will be used in order to have three valid tasks. If we manage to have three valid tasks within regular competition days, we will not use a reserve day.
  • In case of not proper weather conditions (no decent chances for comp with 2-3 tasks), we will use the reserve dates.
  • Please make sure you are able to attend both dates, original and reserve dates. We will not refund the pre-payments in case you are not able to attend reserve days
  • All the decisions will be sended by mail to the competitors 2-3 days prior. 

Competition place

Nova Gorica (Lijak take off). HQ will be located at the landing. 
Read more about competition area. 

Pilots selection

The competition is open for 100 pilots, flying certified wings (EN/LTF A, EN/LTF B, EN/LTF C, EN/LTF D, CCC). 

Pilots selection:
- WPRS male - 60 pilots
- WPRS female - 10 pilots
- YOUNG PILOTS - 5 pilots
- LOTTERY - 10 pilots
- REGULAR COMPETITORS: 10 pilots
- SLOVENIAN PILOTS  - all pilots

Competition categories

  • OVERALL  (certified gliders EN/LTF A, EN/LTF B, EN/LTF C, EN/LTF D, CCC)
  • SPORT CLASS (certified gliders EN-C)
  • FUN CLASS (certified gliders up to EN-B)
  • JUNIOR CUP (pilots up to 28 years, flying certified gliders up to EN-C)
  • FEMALE PILOTS  (certified gliders EN/LTF A, EN/LTF B, EN/LTF C, EN/LTF D, CCC)

Competition entry 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 or CCC), 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!!!

Prizes & awards

Prizes will be annuonced 10.2.
Trophies in all categories: OVERALL, SPORT CLASS, FUN CLASS, JUNIOR CUP, FEMALE PILOTS.

Entry fee payments

Entry fee: 130€

Reserve your place at the event with pre-payment! 

After selection we will send the payment instructions by mail. You will be able to reserve your spot with pre-payment (60€ + 70€) as usual. The rest you will pay at your arrival to Nova Gorica or in days before the event. 

Discount 20 € for young pilots below 28 years old! (pre-payment 60€ + 50€)

Entry fee includes

  • Transport & retrieval,
  • Take off fees,
  • Maps with turnpoints, 
  • Daily lunch packets,
  • Live tracking,
  • Goal beer,
  • Prizes & trophies for winners,
  • Food & drink coupons,
  • Alternative program.

Payment and refund rules

  • In case of cancellation more than 14 days before planned competition days we will refund you all the entry fee - 5€ for transaction costs and work. 
  • In case of cancellation less than 14 days before competition we will not refund you the pre-payment. If you paid full payment in the registration process, we will refund you the value over pre-payment  - 5€ for transaction costs and work.
  • Change of pilots: You can change your place with some other pilots until 5 days before event. Later this is not an option anymore, we need some time to prepare everything for the competition. We have some work with each change, price for the changing name of the competitor is 5€. 
  • Postponing the comp to reserve days: If you are unable to attend the reserve days, we will not refund you the pre-payment. If you paid full payment in the registration process, we will refund you the value over pre-payment - 5€ for transaction costs and work. 
  • In case of organiser cancellation of the event (after RESERVE DATES) based on weather prediction we will keep 20€ per pilot for covering organising costs, transaction costs and work, all other part of payments will be refunded to the pilots. 
  • In case of organiser cancellation of the event based on nature regulation restrictions all payments will be refunded to the pilots.