This year Czech and Slovak Paragliding Open invites you to Italy to Pieve d' Alpago - a famous flying site in Dolomite alps. The event will be held on July 3-9, 2016, with one reserve day. Pieve D'Alpago has many times hosted National pagliding championships.View more
This year Czech and Slovak Paragliding Open invites you to Italy to Pieve d' Alpago - a famous flying site in Dolomite alps. The event will be held on July 3-9, 2016, with one reserve day. Pieve D'Alpago has many times hosted National pagliding championships.
Selection and entry fee
160 EUR from 1.6.2016
90 places reserved for the Czech and Slovak pilots until 9th MAY 2016.
The remaining 30 places will be allocated to foreign pilots according to their WPRS ranking. Selection will be announced on 9th May 2016 - the selected pilots will receive an email with payment details.
The entry fee includes:
• Transport to take-off
• Lunch packet
• T-shirts, maps and other gadgets
• Medical emergency services
Prize fund and scoring categories
17:00 - 20:00 - Official Registration
Sunday, July 3, 2016
07:30 - 09:00 - Official Registration
9:00 - Mandatory Safety Briefing and Opening Ceremony
10:00 - Transport to the Take-off, first official task
Sunday, July 3 - Friday, July 8, 2016
Contest flying days
Saturday, July 9, 2016
Reserve day in case of less than 4 tasks
9:30 - Briefing at the HQ
10:00 - Transport to the take-off
11:00 - Pilots' briefing / Previous task official results / Task definition
12:00 - Take-off window opens
16:30 - Scoring office opens
22:00 - Provisional results
Accommodation and Activities
Accommodation is in a camp, basically on the landing area. 5 Euro per person/night.
How to get here
The easiest way to come to Pieve d'Alpago is through Treviso or Venice Marco Polo International Airport.
Pieve d'Alpago, Province of Belluno, Italy
Pieve d Alpago IT
The nearest airports are Venice Marco Polo or Treviso. To get to Venezia or Mestre train stations take an ATVO bus. Time table prices and routes are here http://www.atvo.it/index.php?lang=en.
On some days its possible to take a bus going to Cortina D'Ampezzo which stops at Ponte nelle Alpi. The intercity and airtport bus shuttle service is done by AVTO http://www.atvo.it/index.php?lang=en.
The nearest train station to Pieve D'alpago is Ponte nelle Alpi. Main rail road stations to get there are Venezia and Mestre.
More info on http://www.trenitalia.com
Garna di Pieve D’Alpago can be easily reached by car. Take the A27 motorway heading towards Belluno / Cortina D’ampezzo for about 70 km and take the Fadalto / Lago di S.Croce exit. From there, follow the indications to CANSIGLIO ALPAGO. Go past Farra D’Alpago up to a big roundabout and take the first exit, follow the indications to Puos D’Alpago, once at the crossing, go straight ahead towards Pieve D’Alpago, after 3 km you will reach Garna.
There are a lot of rent a car services in Marco Polo International Airport and on Piazzale Roma in Venezia. All major brands like Hetz, Europcar, Sixt etc can be found there.