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Alphabetical listing of events.
2014 Chelan Cross Country Classic  
6/29/2014 through 7/4/2014

Chelan, WA

Come enjoy the thermals and compete in the 33rd annual cross country classic. Rules allow pilots to select their own tasks (triangles, out and return, straight out). Points awarded by miles flown and mileage multiplier. Many classes for each wing type and glider performance level. A perfect chance for hangs and paras to co-mingle on the ground and share thermals in the air. Friday night, 4th of July BBQ and awards. Bring the whole family to this eastern Wahington vacation Mecca. More information and $90 preregistration (until June 6) at WWW.cloudbase.org. See you in the air! - Lenny Baron.

More Info: http://www.cloudbase.org


2014 Chelan Flats Nationals  
7/5/2014 through 7/12/2014

2014 US Paragliding Nationals, Race To Goal, Chelan, WA

Contact Kimberly Phinney at 707-508-5431 or info@whiteowlpg.com

More Info: http://www.whiteowlpg.com


Arctic Air Walkers Fly-In  
7/3/2014 through 7/7/2014

TIME TO CROSS ALASKA OFF YOUR BUCKET LIST!
USHPA's 2013 Club of the Year, the ARCTIC AIR WALKERS, is hosting a Fly-In, July 3-7 in the Land of the Midnight Sun. Cost is just $40 which includes an awesome AAW club T-shirt, BBQ with beverages, contest entries, prizes and swag. 3 possible flying sites include Alyeska Ski Resort, Eagle River and Hatcher Pass, all with easy access and located within 20-80 miles of Anchorage. All sites provide spectacular Alaskan views from the air and ground. Contests will include a Costumed Flight, Rubber Ducky Drop, Farthest Traveler and more. Other activities available include fishing, hiking, rafting, shopping, wildlife cruises, kayaking and much more. For more information, and to register, go to: http://arcticairwalkers.com/

More Info: http://arcticairwalkers.com/


Austria - XC Highways of The Alps  
6/28/2014 through 7/7/2014

High glaciated peaks, deep valleys, big grassy takeoffs accessible by a cable car designed by Porsche, thousands of free fliers, and the famous "Pinzgau Walk" - the paragliding highway of the Alps. Did I mentioned schnapps and schinkenspeck, too? With a training ground like that no wonder why Austrians are world top pilots. This is a trip for pilots who want to develop and perfect their XC skills.??? We will be based at a spa hotel in Uttendorf in Pinzgau the hart of the High Austrian Alps with two dozen mountain takeoffs in 2h drive radius and views of snow covered peaks. Experience our first class service and logistics. Guided by Jarek Wieczorek. Nonflying companions will be delighted with outdoor opportunities. Contact: jarek@antofaya.com / (303) 800 6340

More Info: http://www.antofaya.com


Corn Alps XC  
7/10/2014 through 7/13/2014

Enjoy field, Chebanse, IL

First non-sanctioned PG towing comp in Midwest. More info coming soon.

Contact Jaro Krupa at (708) 935-0177 or chicagoparagliding@gmail.com

More Info: http://www.chicagoparagliding.com


Ellenville Fun Meet  
7/4/2014 through 7/6/2014

Ellenville, NY

The Ellenville Fun Meet is BACK!

This is a fun and friendly team event open to H2 and above pilots.

Scoring is based on flight duration, bomb drop, and spot landing. In the case of unflyable weather other fun "tasks" will be called. There is a party and TEAM SONG event Saturday night.

See website for details and up-to-date information!

More Info: http://www.SNYHGPA.org/fun-meet


FAI European Hang Gliding Championship - Class 1  
7/8/2014 through 7/20/2014

Spain will host once again the European Hang Gliding Championship for 2014. The championship will be held at Arangoiti - Sierra de Leire in the city of Lumbier at 40km from Pamplona.
July 8th: Opening Ceremony
July 8th: Practice - Free Flying
July 9th: Practice - Task
July 10th - 19th: Competition Flying Days
July 20th: Closing & Awards

More Info: http://www.arangoiti2014.com


King Mountain Glider Park Safari  
7/13/2014 through 7/20/2014

Free annual Idaho event just east of Sun Valley. Paragliders, Hang Gliders,Sailplanes, and Self Launching Sailplanes are all welcome. Awesome glass off and cloud bases at 18,000'. Fly to Montana or Yellowstone. Wave Window. Campfire, Potlucks, Star Gazing, Hiking, Mountain Biking and Fishing. Free camping at the famous Glider Park. Big Air and Big Country! Lions, tigers, and bears? Oh my! Spot Locator with tracking function or equivalent required. See the pictures from prior Safaris in our gallery. For film clip about the event search YouTube King Mountain 2011 Safari.

Contact John Kangas at (208)407-7174 or j_kangas@msn.com

More Info: http://www.kingmountaingliderpark.com


Northern California Cross Country League  
7/26/2014 through 8/31/2014

Whaleback, CA

Informal race to goal type events at sites across Northern California. Aims are to get pilots to fly further than they would on their own.

Contact Jugdeep Aggarwal at (831)566-8652 or scpjka@gmail.com

More Info: http://www.santacruzparagliding.com


Northern California Sprint League  
5/24/2014 through 9/14/2014

Potato Hill, CA

Informal race to goal type events at sites across Northern California. Aims are to get pilots to fly further than they would on their own.

Contact Jugdeep Aggarwal at (831)566-8652 or scpjka@gmail.com

More Info: http://www.santacruzparagliding.com


Pioneer Days Fly In  
7/23/2014 through 7/25/2014

Hang Gliding and Paragliding Fly In from Cove Mountain, Monroe Peak, and Mt. Edna in Central Utah. Combining the home town celebration of Monroe Pioneer Days, and world class flying from Utah's Highest Peaks. Parades, fireworks, and entertainment to compliment. Ultimate morning sledders, mid-day thermaling, and evening ridge lift. There is something for everyone at the Pioneer Days Fly In. Contact Stacy Whitmore at 435-979-0225 or stacy@cuasa.com

More Info: http://www.cuasa.com


Tater Hill Open  
7/27/2014 through 8/2/2014

Cross country race for PGs and HGs with concentration on new XC pilots. We will utilize a unique scoring system so everyone has a chance to win. Kari will be back this year to give clinics. Registration opens May 1st. $200 entry fee includes rides up the hill, retrieve on comp days,and awards party on Saturday night. We will be giving away lots of prizes and money for top-placing pilots.

Contact Bubba Goodman at 828-773-9433

More Info: http://www.flytaterhill.com


2014 Big Spring Nationals in Big Spring, TX