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FAI Class 2 Cross Country Paragliding Competition in Sharr Mountains and the great valley of Kosova. A paragliding site offering great conditions for mountain and flat fields flying, simply put a one-site-fits-all Cross Country site of Kosova! Competition for different classes from EN-B to EN-CCC, all the pilots are Welcome!

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The Mountains of Sharr surrounding the city of Prizren from its South to North-East and the great field of Kosova in front of these mountains offer superb conditions for Cross Country Paragliding.

Gurri i Livadhit Take-off, 1450m ASL (42.

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FAI Class 2 Cross Country Paragliding Competition in Sharr Mountains and the great valley of Kosova. A paragliding site offering great conditions for mountain and flat fields flying, simply put a one-site-fits-all Cross Country site of Kosova! Competition for different classes from EN-B to EN-CCC, all the pilots are Welcome!

Flying site

The Mountains of Sharr surrounding the city of Prizren from its South to North-East and the great field of Kosova in front of these mountains offer superb conditions for Cross Country Paragliding.

Gurri i Livadhit Take-off, 1450m ASL (42.266559, 20.854965)!

Take-off is facing South towards Prizren and South-West to North-West the fields towards Suhareka. It takes about 30 minutes of drive with 4WD vehicle to the take-off area. The start is naturally grassy and clean without any trees or other obstacles, it is known as the most friendly take-off for beginners in Kosova.

The area around the take-off is known to be thermally with mild to moderate thermals, there are resident thermals immediately on the left and the right of the take-off, most of the times straight ahead too. Mountain flying by midday from this takeoff offers great possibility to easily reach the city of Prizren (a 20km mountain flight, left from takeoff - south) with the possibility to fly additional 20km toward the Edges of Sharr mountains in Kosovo-Albania border, or mountain flight towards the north (a 20km flight, right from takeoff - North), through Dolloc and Budakova peaks towards the other edge of Sharr mountains around Suhareka, whereas afternoon conditions offer great possibility for filed flying through the Kosova and Dukagjini fields towards the city of Gjakova or Peja.

Beside the official landing/s other landing options are countless on the great Kosova fields.

The City of Prizren is located on the South of Kosovo (on Kosovo - Albania border), is one of countries most popular tourist attractions and well known for its cultural heritage, tourist hospitality and offers great mountaineering resources for visitors.

Organizers

AERONAUTICAL FEDERATION OF KOSOVA
Ardall Celina
www.aeronautika.org
+38349663322

Selection and entry fee

50 EUR until 30.06.2018
80 EUR if paid after 30.06.2018 or during registration to the competition at HQ

The entry fee includes:
• Transport to take-off
• Retrieve
• Lunch packet
• T-shirts, maps, livetracking and other gadgets
• Medical emergency services
• Price giving

Additional services and prices
• Hotel accommodation with breakfast for whole competition days can be offered for additional 20 EUR charge

All pilots must have valid FAI sporting license.
10 places reserved for the pilots from Kosovo and Albania!
Selection criteria: first come first serve.

Payments Details

Wire transfer:
Account holder: FEDERATA AERONAUTIKE E KOSOVES
Account number: 1701001600069922
Bank name: NLB

For PayPal payment or payment through Credit card please do contact: ardall.celina@gmail.com

Prize fund and scoring categories

Overall
Women
Fun Class (EN A-B)
Kosovo and Albania National

Overall
First place: 300 EUR
Second: 200 EUR
Third: 100 EUR

General schedule

Friday, July 13, 2018
07:30 - 09:00 - Official Registration
10:00 - 11:00 - Mandatory Safety Briefing
11:00 - Transport to the Takeoff, first official task

Friday, July 13 - Sunday, July 15, 2018
Competition flying days

Sunday, July 15, 2018
19:00 - Prize-giving and closing ceremony

Daily schedule

08:00 - Headquarter opens
09:30 - Transport to the takeoff
10:30 - Pilots briefing / Previous task official results
11:30 - Task definition / Task briefing
12:30 - Takeoff window opens
16:30 - Scoring office opens
20:00 - Provisional results

Accommodation and Activities

All the competition Pilots will be accomodated in Hotel OK, a place very close to the official landing area. The hotel is close to the city of Prizren.

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