CLUB photo Jakob Schreiber
3359 pts.
OPEN photo Petr Krejcirik
AS 33 Es 18m
1943 pts.

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Competition - 30th Mar 2024

2024-03-30 14:38:49

Numerous gliders have ventured towards Tribeč, reaching beyond the first and second turnpoint. However, the excitement turned to challenge as the first glider outlanded near Kostoľany pod Tribečom.

2024-03-30 13:34:15

Several gliders, having explored the ridges of Gýmeš Ruins, are returning to Žibrica at lower altitudes, indicating challenges faced during their journey. Meanwhile, another group of gliders maintains impressive heights ranging from 800 to 900 QNH between Zobor and Žibrica. 

2024-03-30 13:14:21

All gliders have been successfully towed, completing the process in approximately 40 minutes. The highest glider is currently at around 930 QNH. Despite this, with some heroic performances expected, pilots are confident they will reach Tribeč and continue further with the assigned task. 

2024-03-30 12:22:46

The starts are confirmed to 12:30.

2024-03-30 12:01:07

In just half an hour, the skies will come alive with glider starts for today's thrilling ridge flying contest. Excitement is palpable as pilots prepare to navigate the challenging ridge routes.

Adding to the intrigue, meteorologists have detected traces of Sahara Desert dust in the atmosphere, creating unique flying conditions. Pilots will need to adapt to the presence of this dust, which can affect visibility and air quality.

Stay tuned for live updates as pilots take flight, braving the elements and showcasing their skill and determination in this exhilarating competition!


2024-03-30 10:50:01

Excitement soars as the gliding competition gears up for action! The first start is set for 12:30, promising an adrenaline-fueled afternoon. Pilots across all classes are in for a challenge with Assigned Area Task (AAT) missions ranging from 110 to 250kms. But that's not all – brace yourselves for an exhilarating ridge task spanning Zobor, Tribeč, all the way up to Skýcov. Get ready to witness breathtaking maneuvers as gliders take to the skies for a display of skill and precision!

Stay tuned for more updates!

2024-03-30 08:54:31

Good morning everyone!

The grid will be the same as yesterday 15L, grid order club and open. The grid will be open from 9:00 and briefing will start at 10:00. First start is expected at 12:00.