Hang-Gliding & Paragliding Commission 2010 Annual Meeting

LAUSANNE 20/21.02.2010

Future Competitions
were attributed as follows:


18th FAI European Hang-Gliding Class 1 Championship
Kayseri, Turkey: 19.08-09.01.2012

3rd FAI European Paragliding Accuracy Championship
Ohrid, FYR Macedonia: 01.07-08.07.2012

12th FAI European Paragliding Championship
St-André-les-Alpes (near Digne), France: 31.08-15.09.201


The Commission urged FAI/NACs to give Aerobatics "some priority attention," given that aerobatics still needs to be legalized in many countries, where no competitions are possible. Special funding for judges' training was approved


Hang-Gliding & Paragliding safety issues will henceforth be discussed by a sub-committee for each discipline, co-ordinated by a Safety & Training chair who will report to the Bureau. New Terms of Reference will be created


John Aldridge (GBR) was elected 8th CIVL President, succeeding Flip Koetsier, who was elected President of Honour by acclamation. Two new Vice-Presidents were elected: Igor Erzen (SLO) & Scott Torkelsen (DEN), who was first elected as a Vice President in 2004

2011 Annual Meeting

The next Hang-Gliding & Paragliding Commission Annual Meeting will take place in Lausanne on 26/27 February 2011