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2017 Competitions Calender

Copa Intrepidos, Valle de Bravo, Mexico
Sun 09 Jan - Sat 14 Jan, 2017
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PrePWC Bright Open, Bright, Victoria, Australia
Sat 14 Jan - Fri 20 Jan, 2017
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Roldanillo Open 1st, Colombia
Sat 14 Jan - Sat 21 Jan, 2017
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Monarca Open, Valle de Bravo, Mexico
Sun 15 Jan - Sat 21 Jan, 2017
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PWC Superfinal 2016, Governador Valadares, Brazil
Tue 17 Jan - Sat 28 Jan, 2017
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Corryong Open, Australia
Sun 22 Jan - Sat 28 Jan, 2017
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Roldanillo Open 2nd, Colombia
Fri 27 Jan - Fri 03 Feb, 2017
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New Zealand Open, Rotorua, New Zealand
Sun 26 Jan - Sat 04 Feb, 2017
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Panchgani Open, Panchgani, Maharashtra, India
Sat 04 Feb - Thu 09 Feb, 2017
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Valle del Risaraida Open, Apia Risaralda, Colombia
Sun 12 Feb - Sun 19 Feb, 2017
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Stubai Cup, Tirol, Austria
Fri 10 Mar - Sun 12 Mar, 2017
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Pre Pan-American and Brazilian Open 1st, Baixo Guandu, Brazil
Sun 09 Apr - Sat 15 Apr, 2017
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Mosel Open, Zeltingen-Rachtig, Germany
Thu 27 Apr - Sun 30 Apr, 2017
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PWC France, Coeur de Savoie, France
Sat 20 May - Sat 27 May, 2017
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Swiss Open, Engelberg, Switzerland
Fri 30 May - Sat 05 Jun, 2017

Buttermere Bash Free Flyers Festival & Lakeland Charity Open, Buttermere, U.K.
Fri 02 Jun - Sat 03 Jun, 2017
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PWC Serbia, Nish, Sicevo, Serbia
Sat 17 Jun - Sat 24 Jun, 2017
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Rat Race, Woodrat Mountain, Oregon, USA
Sun 18 Jun - Sat 24 Jun, 2017

Spanish Championship, Pedro Bernardo, Spain
Sun 18 Jun - Sat 24 Jun, 2017
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Iceland Open, Mt Burfell, Iceland
Wed 21 Jun - Sun 25 Jun, 2017
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Parafest, Caerwys, Flintshire, Wales
Fri 30 Jun - Sun 02 Jul, 2017
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Belgian Open, Le Grand-Bornand, France
Sun 02 Jul - Sat 08 Jul, 2017
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World Championships, Pedavena, Italy
Sat 01 Jul - Sat 15 Jul, 2017
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RedBull Xalps, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, Monaco
Sun 02 Jul - Sat 15 Jul, 2017
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Fly Further, Tolmin, Slovenia
Sat 15 Jul - Fri 21 Jul, 2017
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British Open 1st, A Green Hill, UK [PROVISIONAL]
Sat 22 Jul - Sat 29 Jul, 2017
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Brazilian Open 2nd, Pico do Gaviao, Andradas, Brazil
Sun 30 Jul - Sat 05 Aug, 2017
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German flatlands, Altes Lager, Niedergorsdorf, Brandenburg, Germany
Mon 31 Jul - Sat 05 Aug, 2017
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PWC Switzerland, Disentis, Switzerland
Sat 05 Aug - Sat 12 Aug, 2017
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Gin Wide Open, Krusevo, Macedonia
Sun 06 Aug - Sat 12 Aug, 2017
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Naviter Open, Krusevo, Macedonia
Sun 13 Aug - Sat 20 Aug, 2017
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French Championships, Laragne, France
Sun 19 Aug - Fri 25 Aug, 2017
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Nordic Open, Tolmin, Slovenia
Sun 27 Aug - Sat 02 Sep, 2017

PWC Brazil, Pico do Gaviao, Andradas, Brazil
Sat 02 Sep - Sat 09 Sep, 2017
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British Open 2nd, St.Andre, France [PROVISIONAL]
Sat 02 Sep - Sat 09 Sep, 2017
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Coupe Icare, St.Hilaire du Touvet, France
Thu 21 Sep - Sun 24 Sep, 2017
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PWC Ecuador, Guayaquil-Botoillo, Ecuador
Sat 28 Oct - Sat 04 Nov, 2017
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Who should come?
Basically you need to at the very least be competent in Launching and Landing. Preferably have IPPI3. 
IPPI 1/2 pilots must be part of a group accompanied by their Club/School Instructor

IPPI comes in 5 stages, with 1 being the lowest rating and 5 being the highest.
1. Ground Skimming.
2. Low Level Flight.
3. Soaring in Non-Turbulent Conditions.
4. Soaring in Turbulent Conditions.
5. Cross Country Flight.
Where are we?
In a mountain wilderness reserve in central Portugal.    See map >


What do we offer?
Everything is taken care of! From when you arrive at our lodge until you depart.

For a fixed price you get:
  • Transportation to and from flying sites, retrieve on XCs
  • Local advice on conditions,house thermals         and best routes
  • Instruction and assistance
  And all of this for free:
  • A welcoming home
  • Wireless internet
  • Private landing field
  • Meals with us 




Find out more >

Paraglide Portugal , Arnold and Marié Marx , Quinta da Regada , Vila Cortęs da Serra , Portugal   ::  arnold@paraglideportugal.com