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Event info

Traditional paragliding competitions. Best time for fly begin from middle of July to first decade of September,
Competitions have FAI-2 status and PWC NAT championship status.
http://www.fai.org/events/events-calendar-and-results?id=34877&EventCalendarId=11970#fragment-1

PS: We plan second competition 2017 Open CIS Cup dates: 29.

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Flying site

Flying site Ushkonyr is located 40km from the big city Almaty in the mountains of Trans-Ili Alatau. There is a paved asphalt road from the Ushkonyr village to the start site and a small segment of about 50 meters of dirt road.

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How to get here

Ushkonyr is located about 60 km away from Almaty.

Event info

Traditional paragliding competitions. Best time for fly begin from middle of July to first decade of September,
Competitions have FAI-2 status and PWC NAT championship status.
http://www.fai.org/events/events-calendar-and-results?id=34877&EventCalendarId=11970#fragment-1

PS: We plan second competition 2017 Open CIS Cup dates: 29.08.2017 - 04.09.2017
https://airtribune.com/2017-open-cis-cup/info

Flying site

Flying site Ushkonyr is located 40km from the big city Almaty in the mountains of Trans-Ili Alatau. There is a paved asphalt road from the Ushkonyr village to the start site and a small segment of about 50 meters of dirt road.
Getting to start takes about 50 minutes from inexpensive hotel Keleshek, usual place of residence during the competition.
On the northern edge of the plateau there is a large spacious area, accommodating a large number of hang gliders and allowing to start in several rows. Earthen slopes are covered with grass, the steepness is 35-45°.
Take off Ushkonyr - 1960 m ASL 43.126697, 76.467904
Exposure North, it is possible to start to the West and East.
Direction and strength of wind: N, NW, NE, 1-5 m / s, rarely up to 10 m / s.
Shuttle flights: along the mountains to the W and E, to the valley in the NW and NE direction.
The lower limit of clouds - 3000-4000 m, thermals +4 mps, record flight of this area of about 150 km
Landing.
Averaged valley altitude in the vicinity of the plateau Ushkonyr - 900 m ASL The relative height difference between the start and landing sites ranges from 800 - 1000 m.
Landing field 1: 43.179094, 76.513215;
Landing field 2: 43.163194, 76.379937;
Landing field 3: 43.168318, 76.459322
Within the flight area there are a lot of landing sites between small villages, well-developed road infrastructure. Along the roads there are located power lines, somewhere high-voltage. There are also shelterbelts between agricultural fields and shallow gullies.

Дельтадром Ушконыр находиться в 40 км от крупного города Алматы в горах Заилийского Алатау. От поселка Ушконыр на сайт проложена асфальтированная дорога, с небольшим отрезком, около 50 метров, грунтовой дороги. Время подъема на старт примерно 50 минут, от недорогого отеля Келешек, обычного места проживания на соревнованиях.
На северном краю плато большая просторная площадка, вмещающая большое количество дельтапланов и позволяющая стартовать в несколько рядов. Склоны земляные, покрытые травой, крутизна их 35-45°.
Экспозиция старта - север, также имеется возможность стартовать на запад и восток. Направление и сила ветра - север, северо-запад, северо-восток, 1-5 м/с, редко до 10 м/с. Маршрутные полеты: вдоль гор на запад и восток, в долину на северо-запад и северо-восток. Нижняя граница облаков- 3000-4000 м, термики +4 м/с Рекорд местности около 150 км.
Старт Ушконыр – 1960 м ASL 43.126697, 76.467904
Посадки – средняя абсолютная высота долины в окрестностях плато Ушконыр – 900 м ASL. Относительный перепад высот между стартом и посадочными площадками колеблется в пределах 800 - 1000 м.
1) 43.179094, 76.513215; 2) 43.163194, 76.379937; 3) 43.168318, 76.459322
В радиусе полетов много посадочных площадок между небольшими селами, хорошо развита инфраструктура дорог, вдоль дорог расположены линии электропередачи, местами магистральные высоковольтные линии электропередачи, лесополосы между сельскохозяйственными полями, неглубокие овраги.

Organizers

Mikhail Krapivin
skype: KrapivinM
Evgeniy Oreshkin
JenyOr@mail.ru
Dinara Usmanova
Skype: didyaka_

Selection and entry fee

Entry Fee: 100 Euro
Payment methods:
money.yandex (410011443183944)
paypal: michael@megablast.kz
Direct link: https://paypal.me/MikhailKrapivin/100EUR

- Medical insurance covering paragliding (proof will be checked at competition registration)
- VHF radio 2m
- Certified helmet and rescue parachute
- Compatible GPS with cable for connection to PC

Prize fund and scoring categories

Overall,
Women
Serial
Sport

General schedule

23 August, 2017
09:00 Official Registration and equipment inspection
11:00 Depart to takeoff
12:00 Briefing
13:00 - 17:00 Official training day
17:00 - 19:00 Registation

24 August - 28 August, 2017
Contest flying days

28 August, 2015
Prize-giving and closing ceremony

Daily schedule

08:00 - Headquarter opens
09:30 - Transport to take-off
11:00 - Meet Director / Task and Safety Committee meetings
11:15 - Pilots' briefing / Previous task official results / Task definitio
12:00 - Take-off window opens
17:30 - Scoring office opens
22:00 - Provisional results

Accommodation and Activities

Camp: Montazhnik (Svyazist)
in tent 700 tg day (2.7 $ per person)
in buiding: 1500 tg day (5.4 $ per person)

How to get here

The easiest way to get there is to come by taxi - 30 km from the airport, 65 km from the train station.
Price aprox: 5000-10000 tg (27$ - 54$)
http://taxidim.kz/rates.html
Or contact with organizers for support.

Libya
Almaty KZ

Plane

Plane. The nearest airport is Almaty.
Web: http://www.alaport.com/ru/

Train

Train. The nearest train station is Almaty.
Web: http://rzd.ru

Car

From Almaty about 30 km by road A2 to turn left through the village Ushkonyr, then through the village Kargala, left at the second traffic light and then left for the field to the hotel Keleshek, 43.160369, 76.384464

Taxi

Airport to Kargaly 65 km by taxi.
Trail station Almaty-1 to Kargaly 29 km: by taxi.
http://taxidim.kz/rates.html
Price aprox: 5000-10000 tg (27$ - 54$)

Аэропорт - Каргалы 65 км, такси
Алматы 1 - Каргалы 30 км, такси
Цены от 27 $ до 54 $
http://taxidim.kz/rates.html

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