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Feb
27
Sat
New Zealand PG Open round 2
Feb 27 – Mar 5 all-day

The second round of the New Zealand PG Nationals takes place at Nelson, New Zealand from 27 Febnruary to 5 March 2016.

It is an FAI cat 2 event.

More information: kiwiopen.com

Dec
3
Sat
Auckland Regional Paragliding Comp, New Zealand
Dec 3 – Dec 4 all-day

The first Auckland Regional Paragliding Competition of the 2016/17 Season takes place from 3-4 December 2016.

The competition is FAI cat. 2 and free to enter, but pilots are asked to please register on Airtribune.com. Pilots must be NZHGPA members.

Feb
26
Sun
New Zealand National Paragliding Open
Feb 26 – Mar 4 all-day

The National Paragliding Competition of New Zealand will take place from 26 February – 4 March 201 at Auckland.

This is the only round in the 2016/17 season, and the results from this round will determine the NZ National Paragliding Champion.

This competition is open to qualified NZHGPA member paraglider pilots.

Airtribune.com

Jan
28
Sun
New Zealand PG Open 2018
Jan 28 – Feb 4 all-day

The New Zealand PG Open will be held from 28 January – 4 February 2018.

The competition is to be held in the mountains surrounding Wanaka. Expect everything… lakes, glaciers, open valleys, steep mountains, native forest, extreme wilderness. The diversity is what makes flying in Wanaka so special.

Airtribune.com

Jul
6
Fri
Portuguese Paragliding Nationals 2018
Jul 6 – Jul 12 all-day
Portuguese Paragliding Nationals 2018 @ Vila Real District | Portugal

The Portuguese paragliding Nationals, hosted by Wind paragliding school, take place from 6-12 July 2018 in Montalegre.

Registration and more information at cnp2018.wind-cam.pt

Jan
26
Sat
New Zealand Hang Gliding Nationals 2019
Jan 26 – Feb 2 all-day
New Zealand Hang Gliding Nationals 2019 @ Canterbury | New Zealand

The 41st New Zealand Hang Gliding Nationals take place at Mount Murchison, South Island, from 26th January – 2 February 2019.

The FAI cat 2 competition has Open and Sport Class categories.

Organisers say, “Fantastic mountain flying here in New Zealand so come to our National Champs and hone your skills prior to the 2019 Worlds!”

Registration and more information at nzhgnats.blogspot.com

Jun
29
Sat
PWC 2019 Portugal: Manteigas
Jun 29 – Jul 6 all-day
PWC 2019 Portugal: Manteigas @ Manteigas | Guarda District | Portugal

The third round of the 2019 Paragliding World Cup tour takes place at Manteigas, Portugal from 29 June – 6 July 2019.

The other dates on the tour are:

Coeur de Savoie, France 25 May – 1 June

Linzhou, China 8-15 June

Pico do Gaviao, Brazil 7-14 Sep

Loma Bola, Argentina, 9-16 Nov

pwca.org

Photo: Xabier González

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