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The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Australia ends on a high

Hard two-week battle in Australian skies sees three new FAI Gliding World Champions win gold.

34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 are declared open

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Benalla (AUS) was officially opened on Sunday, 08 Januar...

Two years ago: Father and son set African Record

Two years ago on this day, Tijl Schmelzer and his father Bert were the very first to pass the 200 km/...

Australia welcomes the world to the FAI World Gliding Championships 2017

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 kicks-off in Australia on 9 January 2017, with two wee...

German Holger Karow wins 7th FAI Sailplane Grand Prix Finale in South Africa!

Until the last race it was very close at the top and any of the top five pilots still had a chance...

7th FAI Sailplane Grand Prix Final kicked off in Potchefstroom (RSA)!

The World Championship takes place from 05 to 12 November 2016 in Potchefstroom, Republic of South...

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Australia ends on a high

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Australia ends on a high

Hard two-week battle in Australian skies sees three new FAI Gliding World Champions win gold.

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 34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 are declared open

34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 are declared open

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships in Benalla (AUS) was officially opened on Sunday, 08 January 2017, by Jaclyn Symes MP, Member for Northern Victoria on behalf of the Victorian Minister for Spo....

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Two years ago: Father and son set African Record

Two years ago: Father and son set African Record

Two years ago on this day, Tijl Schmelzer and his father Bert were the very first to pass the 200 km/h barrier using thermals rather than mountain waves.

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Australia welcomes the world to the FAI World Gliding Championships 20....

Australia welcomes the world to the FAI World Gliding Championships 20....

The 34th FAI World Gliding Championships 2017 kicks-off in Australia on 9 January 2017, with two weeks of high profile, high calibre competition to follow.

Read more...
German Holger Karow wins 7th FAI Sailplane Grand Prix Finale in South ....

German Holger Karow wins 7th FAI Sailplane Grand Prix Finale in South ....

Until the last race it was very close at the top and any of the top five pilots still had a chance to win the contest.

Read more...
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US Nationals -

Event ID

: 13637    

Bid:

310

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

18 meter Class
Open Class

Place

: Hobbs, New Mexico (USA)

Date(s)

: 18 Jun to 27 Jun 2019

Website

:http://www.ssa.org/Contests?cid=2430


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CR Courtelary -

Event ID

: 13873    

Bid:

305

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Standard Class
15 meter Class
20 meter Multi-seat Class
Open Class

Place

: Courtelary (Switzerland)

Date(s)

: 22 Jun to 30 Jun 2019

Website

:http:///lszj.ch/index.php/de/championnat-romand-jura-de


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US Nationals -

Event ID

: 13638    

Bid:

310

Event classification

: Second Category Event

Type of event

: Other

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Standard Class

Place

: Waynesville, OH (USA)

Date(s)

: 22 Jun to 01 Jul 2019

Website

:http://www.ssa.org/Contests?cid=2429


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Upcoming Events

28 June 2019 2019 Adrenalin GP FL - Frydlant (Czech Republic)
29 June 2019 2019 Club and Gradient GP M. Vlach Cup - Mlada Boleslav (Czech Republic)
30 June 2019 2019 Safari Cup - Dvur Kralove n/L (Czech Republic)
30 June 2019 2019 Czech Junior Championships - Jaromer (Czech Republic)
04 July 2019 2019 International Issoudun - Issoudun (France)
06 July 2019 2019 Sun-Air Cup and Junior Nationals - Arnborg (Denmark)
06 July 2019 20th FAI European Gliding Championships - Prievidza (Slovakia)
07 July 2019 2019 Championat de France classes 18m - Libre - Issoudun (France)
08 July 2019 2019 Austrian Junior NAtionals - Altlichtenwarth (Austria)
13 July 2019 2019 Highland Gliding Cup - Letnany Airport (Czech Republic)
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