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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...

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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.

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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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FAI Junior World Gliding Championships -

Event ID

: 14611    

Bid:

294

Event classification

: First Category Event

Type of event

: World Championship

Disciplines / Task Styles

:

Club Class
Standard Class

Place

: Ostrow Wielkopolski (Poland)

Date(s)

: 13 Jul to 27 Jul 2024


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FAI Member of the Hosting Country

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Upcoming Events

14 July 2024 Championnat Inter-Régional Grand-Ouest - Montaigu (France)
20 July 2024 2024 Highland Gliding Cup - Havlickuv Brod (Czech Republic)
20 July 2024 2024 Trofeo Citta di L Aquila - L'Aquila (Italy)
20 July 2024 33rd Dravno Prvenstvo Slovenije v jadralnem 2024 in Mednarodno Odprto Prvenstvo - Gorisnica (Slovenia)
21 July 2024 2024 FAI Qualifying Sailplane Grand Prix - Saint-Sulpice (France)
21 July 2024 2024 Grand Prix de France - Saint-Sulpice (France)
21 July 2024 2024 Championnat Inter-régional Junior Sud-Ouest - Condom (France)
21 July 2024 2024 Les 8 jours de Fontainebleau - Fontainbleau (France)
27 July 2024 2024 Rana Cup - Rana near Louny (Czech Republic)
28 July 2024 2024 Championnat départemental Morbihan - Ploërmel Loyat (France)
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Latest FAI World Record Claims

10 July 2024 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 1 000 km : 151 km/h Steve J. Koerner (USA)
10 July 2024 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 1 000 km : 151 km/h Steve J. Koerner (USA)
30 April 2024 Gliding : Out-and-return distance : 1 301,00 km Wolfgang Janowitsch (AUT)
16 April 2024 Gliding : Free distance using up to 3 turn points : 1 710,1 km Baptiste Innocent (FRA)
10 April 2024 Gliding : Free distance using up to 3 turn points : 1 655,8 km Baptiste Innocent (FRA)
30 March 2024 Gliding : Distance using up to 3 turn points : 1275,7 km Benjamin Bachmaier (GER)
30 March 2024 Gliding : Free distance using up to 3 turn points : 1 295,9 km Benjamin Bachmaier (GER)
24 March 2024 Gliding : Triangle Distance : 1 250,00 km Yves Gerster (SUI)
24 March 2024 Gliding : Speed over a triangular course of 1 250 km : 115,3 km/h Yves Gerster (SUI)
27 February 2024 Gliding : Free out-and-return distance : 1 406,1 km Baptiste Innocent (FRA)
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