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Lithuanian Paragliding Championship is back in Lithuania!
Lithuania Open 2020 will be held on Augus 08 - 16, 2020. This will be the 8 days, FAI Category 2 sanctioned competition of the 2020 season. Competitors will be towed up with payout winch, flying sites will take place on roads near Panevezys town.

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Flying site

Panevezys is a town in North Lithuania located about 150 km north from Vilnius and 247 km East from Klaipeda and the Baltic sea.
The place offers a fine flatland flying. Cloudbase in summer is approximately 1500 m.

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Hospitality and Responsibility

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    The organiser will supply LiveTrackers to you, for safety and scoring

    Live trackers supplied
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    There will be retrieve vehicles available to return pilots to HQ

    Retrieve included
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    There will be daily lunch packs for pilots

    Lunch packs
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    The organisers are using Airtribune for registration, tracking, blogging and to publish scores

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Event info

Lithuanian Paragliding Championship is back in Lithuania!
Lithuania Open 2020 will be held on Augus 08 - 16, 2020. This will be the 8 days, FAI Category 2 sanctioned competition of the 2020 season. Competitors will be towed up with payout winch, flying sites will take place on roads near Panevezys town.

Flying site

Panevezys is a town in North Lithuania located about 150 km north from Vilnius and 247 km East from Klaipeda and the Baltic sea.
The place offers a fine flatland flying. Cloudbase in summer is approximately 1500 m. We can expect lifts from +1,5 to +3,5 m/s
Starts will be made by payout winches on public roads near Genetiniai or Limeikiai depending on wind. Both take off are located at large fields free from obstacles.

Take off Genetiniai
55.556953, 24.516518

Take off Limeikiai
55.634726, 24.654130

Selection and entry fee

5 places are reserved as „wild cards“, 12 places are reserved for foreign pilots until Monday, Aug 03. 2020 (inclusive). After this date unfilled places will be released to next selected pilots. The selection is based on the decision of the organizers, taking into account the FAI ranking.

Entry and tow fees
120 EUR entry fee can be paid by bank transfer until Sunday, Aug 02. 2020 (inclusive), later at competition place 150 Eur by cash.
Tow fee is not included into the entry fee. The price is 7 EUR per tow.

Entry fee should be paid to​:
Company Name: "Lietuvos skraidyklių ir parasparnių sporto federacija".
Company Code: 191942027
Bank: AB SEB bankas
IBAN: LT94 7044 0600 0032 0349
SWIFT: CBVILT2X

Prize fund and scoring categories

Overall - EN/LTF A-B-C-D,CCC
Sport - EN/LTF A-B-C
Standard - EN/LTF A-B
Women

General schedule

Saturday, Aug 08 2020
10:00 - 17:00 - Training Day
18:00 - 21:00 - Registration

Sunday, Aug 09 2020
8:00 - 10:00 - Registration
10:00 - 11:00 - Briefing at HQ
12:00 - 18:00 - Competition Day

Monday, Aug 10 2020 - Saturday, Aug 15, 2020
Competition flying Days.

Sunday, Aug 16, 2020
Reserve/Competition Day.

Sunday, Aug 16, 2020
Comp day, prize giving and closing ceremony

Schedule may be adjusted due to weather conditions.

Daily schedule

08:30 - Morning meals
10:30 - Briefing at Competition HQ, launch site announcement
11:00 - Briefing at launch site, task announcement
11:30 - Start window open
17:00 - Start window closed
18:30 - Finish window closed
20:00 - Deadline for the delivery of GPS results
Schedule may be adjusted due to weather conditions.

Accommodation and Activities

Competition HQ camping: Genėtiniai (55.553759, 24.524741).

Please bring your own tents.
There is an outdoor WC & shower.

How to get here

3010, Genėtiniai 38145, Lietuva
Genėtiniai Lithuania

Plane

The nearest is Vilnius International Airport. Web site www.vilnius-airport.lt/en/
A special train runs from Vilnius Railway Station to the airport on a regular basis. A railway stop, stairs, passenger lift and lighting, as well as video surveillance system for passenger safety, are installed right outside the airport’s passenger terminal. A covered pedestrian walkway connects the airport’s terminal to the railway stop and is lit up at night.
Or you cab take a bus to get to town www.vilniustransport.lt

Bus

To Plan your route by public transport use: www.stops.lt

Train

Take train to Radviliškio and there change to Panevezys .
See time table www.litrail.lt

Car

It takes about 1 hour and half to get to Panevezys from Vilnius (144km) and 2 h 45 min to get from Klaipeda and the Baltic sea (247 km).

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Organizers

Lithuanian Hang Gliding and Paragliding Sports Federation
Aeroclub of Lithuania
Dainius Liegus
Meet Director
Tadas Sidaravicius
Safety Director
Greta Noreiko
Registration
Martynas Burba
Start Marshall
Darius Lukosevicius
Scoring

Contacts

Socials

Confirmed pilots
Allowed pilots
Total registered
Women
Men
# Name WPRS Rank Sponsor Glider Status

Standard

  1. Ivars Slivka (27)
  2. Arturas Damasevicius (763)
  3. Viktoras Songaila (9999)

Sport

  1. Valdis Brokans (2)
  2. PAVELAS GAVLASEVICIUS (663)
  3. Ivars Slivka (27)

Overall

  1. Egidijus Slavinskas (88)
  2. Darius Lukosevicius (9)
  3. Valdas Lelevicius (35)

Overall results

Tasks and results

Task 1

09 Aug, 2020

60.3 km — Elapsed time

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Task 2

10 Aug, 2020

53.1 km — Elapsed time

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Task 3

11 Aug, 2020

65.0 km — Elapsed time

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Task 4

12 Aug, 2020

53.9 km — Elapsed time

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Task 5

13 Aug, 2020

62.5 km — Elapsed time

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Task 6

14 Aug, 2020

52.6 km — Elapsed time

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Task 7

15 Aug, 2020

45.0 km — Elapsed time

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