Alpen Cup 2018

FAI 2 Paragliding Competition

CIVL-Cat. II competition, joined by the Austrian, German, Italian and Slovenian Paragliding League. Organized by Društvo Adrenalin gornje posočje


Competition place

Camp Gabrje, Soca Valley (take offs Stol, Kobala, Lijak). HQ will be located at the Camp Gabrje.

Read more about HQ Camp Gabrje



130 participates allowed as maximum

35 reserved places for each Paragliding league from:

Austrian League

German League

Italian League

Slovenian League

If an nation is not exhausting all 35 places, non-nominated pilots from the waiting list will move in. (see “registration” for further details).

The organizer can give 10 wildcards.


Registration :

Online-Registration at the website are open!

The Online-Registration is open until April 9th, 2018.

On April 10th, 2018 the chairmen of the 4 participating Paragliding Leagues will nominate their 35 pilots out of the list of registered pilots.

All registered pilots, which are not nominated, will move to the waiting list.

Nominated pilots will be informed by e-mail with the call to pay the entry fee.

If the entry fee is not paid until April 16th, 2018 the pilot will be discard and a pilot from the waiting list will move in.


Waiting list:

The order of the waiting list will be by nation and world ranking, reference date April  23st, 2018.

If a place becomes free, the best placed pilot of this nation will move in.

If their is no pilot of this nation on the waiting list anymore, the best placed pilot will move in, irrelevant which nation.


Entry fee:

The entry fee has to be paid as soon as you receive the e-mail from the organizer. (see “Registration”).

Basically the organizer will not refund the entry fee to nonappearance pilots.  In case of cancellation of the competition the 30€ deposit will be used to cover preliminary costs of the organizer and will not be refunded.


Entry fee includes:

Transport & retrieval,

Take off fees,

Maps with turnpoints,


Daily lunch packets,

Prizes & awards for winners,

Food & drink coupons,

Alternative program.


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!!!



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.



Wednesday, May  16nd, 2018 from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. and

Thursday, May 17rd, 2018 from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. at headquarter

Please bring your GPS (also the Backup) as soon as possible or download the waypoints on your own.


Competition schedule


May 17rd - May 20th, 2018 - no alternate date



4 scheduled tasks. Task setting according official competition rules depending on weather conditions.

Wednesday, May, 16nd:

Registration from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Thursday, May, 17rd:

last Registration from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

9:00 a.m. Pilots welcome, briefing, weather forecast, poll of Safety and Task committee

10:30 a.m. Task briefing, start to Task 1

Fri - Sat.:

Task 2-3

Sunday, May, 20th:

last competition day and award ceremony


Prizes and competition categories

Competition classes:

Overall EN A - EN-D + CCC

Female EN A - EN-D + CCC

Sport EN-A - EN-C 



Awards, prize money




Društvo Adrenalin paragliding team gornje posočje