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Welcome to the 2018 Carpathian Cup! It will be held from June 17 till June 23, 2017, with June 24 reserve day, in the famous Ukrainian flying site Polonina Borzhava ridge in Carpathian Mountains...

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Flying site

Gymba mountain (48.63, 23.27, 1491m), Polonina Borzhava ridge in Carpathian Mountains.
Take-off is on the top of the Gymba mountain and allows flying in all wind directions. Take-off is grassy, covered with low blueberry bushes, thats enough space for starting out of several dozen paragliders at the same time.

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How to get here

Pylypets village, Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine
Headquarter - "Shepit Karpat" hotel
GPS 48.66, 23.28, Alt: 680 m

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Event info

Welcome to the 2018 Carpathian Cup! It will be held from June 17 till June 23, 2017, with June 24 reserve day, in the famous Ukrainian flying site Polonina Borzhava ridge in Carpathian Mountains.

Flying site

Gymba mountain (48.63, 23.27, 1491m), Polonina Borzhava ridge in Carpathian Mountains.
Take-off is on the top of the Gymba mountain and allows flying in all wind directions. Take-off is grassy, covered with low blueberry bushes, thats enough space for starting out of several dozen paragliders at the same time.
The main ridge is Polonina Borzhava, about 50 km long, with a width of 3-4 km (up to 10 km and more), the highest peak is Stij Mount (1681 m).
Very interesting tasks are usually set using a combination of the main ridge, valleys and several neighboring ridges.

Organizers

CUMULUS CLUB, Lviv, Ukraine
http://paragliding.in.ua
http://paragliding.lviv.ua
Paragliding Federation of Ukraine
Міжгірська райдержадміністрація
Воловецька райдержадміністрація
Mykola Struk
Director
Vitalij Kuzmych
Technical Director
Bozhena Kuzmych
Administrator
Andriy Chuchko
Administrator
Sergiy Gurnitskiy
Scoring Administrator

Selection and entry fee

Entry fee:
- 100 Euro equivalent up to 01.06.2018.
- 120 Euro equivalent after 01.06.2018.

Payment details will be informed to participants by email on request.

Prize fund and scoring categories

There will be awards in the following categories:
Overall
Women
Sport class
Fun class
Teams

General schedule

Sat, Jun 16:
19:00-22:00 Official registration.
Sun, Jun 17:
08:00-10:00 Official registration,
10:00 Competition opening, General briefing,
11:00 Official training day,
19:00 Opening ceremony;
Mon, Jun 18 - Sat, Jun 23:
Contest flying days,
Sat, Jul 23:
19:00 Prize-giving & closing ceremony
Sun, Jul 24:
Reserve day (if less than 3 valid tasks are played during normal days).

The hours are subject to change.

Daily schedule

Typical competition day schedule (depending on the actual weather conditions) :
09:00 Headquarter opens,
09:45 Daily briefing, meteo, announcement of results – at Headquarter;
10:00 Transportation to take off,
12:00 Pilots briefing / Task briefing at start place;
12:30-17:30 Flying time;
18:00-20:00 Scoring time;
20:00 Provisional results (depending on the last pilot being retrieved);

The schedule is subject to change according to meet director decision.

Accommodation and Activities

Competition HQ will be at - "Shepit Karpat" hotel.
http://www.sepitkarpat.com/

We would like to offer at your opinion all the possible variants of accommodation type, that is going to be: hotels, apartment house, private sector, tents.

Hotels:
Comfortable accommodations: DBL, TRBL, suit, family room.
Parking: The closest hotels: “Pylypets”, “Shepit karpat” (~from 10 Euro with breakfast).

Private sector
Comfortable accommodations: DBL, TRBL, suit, family room.
From 4-5 Euro + from 4-5 Euro 2 meals a day.

Tent
With your own tent a place for it will be granted.
From 1 Euro - for place tent (all period), + 1 Euro - one person/24h for shower, bathroom in hotel.

Please contact Bozhena Kuzmych to help you to find accommodation on Your taste:
‎+380965645599 (call, viber, WhatsApp )
Ladybolady@gmail.com
Bozhena Kuzmych - Facebook

How to get here

Hotel Shepit Karpat

https://www.google.com.ua/maps/place/48%C2%B039'33.2%22N+23%C2%B016'57.4%22E/@48.659214,23.2815121,201m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d48.659214!4d23.282608?hl=uk

Plane
The nearest international airports are Lviv (~200km) and Kyiv (~700km). From there you can get to Pylypets village by train.

Car
Take road E471 till Nyzhni Vorota; next ~ 20km Volovets; next ~15km Pylypets; next ~5km “Shepit karpat” hotel.

Train
Train station Volovets. From Volovets station taxi ~20km till Pylypets village “Shepit karpat” hotel.
Please check http://www.uz.gov.ua/en/passengers/timetable/ for best timing solution.

Межгорский район, Закарпатская область, Украина
Pylypets village UA

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Tasks and results

Task 1

20 Jun, 2018

56.5 km — Race to goal

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Task 2

21 Jun, 2018

41.8 km — Race to goal

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