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Elio Cataldi wins HG Pre-Europeans 2015, Macedonia

Monday 14 September, 2015
HG Pre Europeans 2015 podium

HG Pre Europeans Krushevo 2015, podium: Elio Cataldi (1), Suan Selenati, Balazs Ujhelyi

Italian Elio Cataldi won the Pre-European hang gliding championships which took place in Krushevo, Macedonia between 16 and 23 August 2015, flying a Moyes RX 4.

The competition, which was for Class 1 and 5 hang gliders, also doubled as the Slovenian Nationals, and Franc Peternel was first-placed Slovenian on a Wills Wing T2C. In the Class 5 category, the winner was Tim Grabowski of Germany – there were no Slovenian Class 5 pilots in the competition.

Four race-to-goal tasks were scored, ranging in distance from 79.3km to 145.8km.

RESULTS – full listings can be found here.

Pre-Europeans – Class 1 overall

  1. Elio Cataldi (IT, Moyes RX 4)
  2. Suan Selenati (IT, Wills Wing T2C)
  3. Balazs Ujhelyi (HU, Moyes RS 4)
HG Pre Europeans 2015 womens' podium

HG Pre Europeans 2015, womens’ podium: Alexandra Serebrennikova (1), Francoise Dieuzeide-Banet (2), Yoko Isomoto (3)

Pre-Europeans – Class 1 women

  1. Alexandra Serebrennikova (RU, Moyes RX 3)
  2. Francoise Dieuzeide-Banet (FR, Moyes RX 3)
  3. Yoko Isomoto (JP, Moyes RX 3.5)

Slovenian Nationals – Class 1

  1. Franc Peternel (Wills Wing T2C)
  2. Stanislav Galovec (Moyes RS 4)
  3. Peter Kejzar (Aeros Combat 09)

Pre-Europeans – Class 5

  1. Tim Grabowski (DE, Air Atos VQR-TC)
  2. Patrick Chopard (FR, Air Atos VR)
  3. Anton Ramauf (AT, Air Atos VQR-TC)

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