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Welcome to the 2018 Ukrainian & Lithuanian Open! It will be held from August 5 till August 11, 2018, with August 12 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 Ukrainian & Lithuanian Open! It will be held from August 5 till August 11, 2018, with August 12 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
Lithuanian Hang Gliding and Paragliding Sports Federation
Aeroclub of Lithuania
Міжгірська райдержадміністрація
Воловецька райдержадміністрація
Mykola Struk
Director
Vitalij Kuzmych
Technical Director
Bozhena Kuzmych
Administrator
Andriy Chuchko
Administrator
Sergiy Gurnitskiy
Scoring Administrator
Paulius Jonaitis
Lithuanian Paragliding Championship Director

Selection and entry fee

Entry fee:
- 110 Euro up to 01.07.2018,
- 130 Euro after 01.07.2018.

Bank account details:
Bank: AB SEB bankas
Name: LSPSF, Lietuvos skraidykliu ir parasparniu sporto federacija
IBAN: LT94 7044 0600 0032 0349
Swift: CBVILT2X
Specify pilot name and competition name in trasnfer details

Українським пілотам прохання зв'язуватись з організаторами.

Prize fund and scoring categories

There will be awards in the following categories:
Overall (1st-500euro, 2nd-300euro, 3rd-200euro)
Women
Ukrainian Championship
Lithuanian Championship
Sport class
Fun class
Teams

General schedule

Sat, Aug 4:
Unofficial training day,
19:00-22:00 Official registration.
Sun, Aug 5:
08:00-10:00 Official registration,
10:00 Competition opening, General briefing,
19:00 Opening ceremony;
Sun, Aug 5 - Sat, Aug 11:
Contest flying days,
Sat, Aug 11:
19:00 Prize-giving & closing ceremony
Sun, Aug 12:
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 all possible accommodation types: 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

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.

Раджастан 306707, Индия
Pylypets village UA

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