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Luego del éxito de la PWC Argentina en Tucumán, el clásico despegue de Loma Bola vuelve a recibir a los mejores pilotos del país en el Open Argentino de Parapente.
Excelentes condiciones de vuelo y una muy buena organización serán el marco de este evento deportivo tan importante en el vuelo libre.

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Flying site

Loma Bola is a mountain sports center, focused primarily on paragliders. Over 20 years of experience, we are pioneers in this activity, that it allows us to invite the public to a unique experience, enjoy guided flights and outdoor activities.

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Hospitality and Responsibility

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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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    There will be ballast water available at launch

    Ballast on takeoff
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    There are toilets at, or near, the launch

    Toilets on takeoff

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Event info

Luego del éxito de la PWC Argentina en Tucumán, el clásico despegue de Loma Bola vuelve a recibir a los mejores pilotos del país en el Open Argentino de Parapente.
Excelentes condiciones de vuelo y una muy buena organización serán el marco de este evento deportivo tan importante en el vuelo libre.
Con las comodidades de siempre, nuestro despegue se vestirá de lujo para recibir a los amigos de todo el país que desde hace tiempo nos acompañan cada año y se llevan los mejores recuerdos.

Flying site

Loma Bola is a mountain sports center, focused primarily on paragliders. Over 20 years of experience, we are pioneers in this activity, that it allows us to invite the public to a unique experience, enjoy guided flights and outdoor activities.
Loma Bola is considered an ideal launch because of its location and excellent climatic conditions that allow flying all year with great confidence. Many flight schools operate there and it also hosts a lot of national and international events.
Loma Bola is a Nature Reserve Adventures in paragliding which ranks first as activities for their benefits of location, accessibility and flight conditions throughout the year made the site one of the best centers in the world flight.
We flew every day that the weather permits, our takeoff that features great amenities such as bar, parking, bathrooms, Internet access, etc. The local club ¨Los Caranchos¨ develop all the activities there. Located on San Javier Hills 4 km away from The Christ over the road to Villa Nougues a touristic center.

The exclusion area International Airport is about 10 km east of the launch, on the plain. This is not a requirement for achieving good work north and south as it flies over the mountains normally and in the case of raised sleeves south, the pilot will experience different landscapes, from the Yungas forest on the mountain, through citrus and strawberry plantations to large tracts of sugar cane. The whole area in which the work has raised many safe and very near access routes or locations that make an easy target rescue landings.

Loma Bola Take off - 1350 m ASL (-26.82263, -65.36873) 26º49’21.48’’ S – 65º22’07.41’’ W
The takeoff in Loma Bola has enough space for 5 - 6 pilots take off simultaneously. The entire surface has a very comfortable lawn sloping to cancel a takeoff at the last minute without consequences. It has a height of 800 mts and spring ceilings of about 1200 m above takeoff are achieved. Prevailing winds 5 to 18 km / h are from the South - Southeast and usually at this time of year fly between cumulus that guide the way.

Selection and entry fee

La inscripción estará abierta hasta alcanzar un máximo de 120 pilotos.
Los pilotos argentinos que quieran participar de una fecha del Campeonato Argentino FAVL deberán poseer licencia expedida por la FAVL de nivel piloto Avanzado, obtenida o renovada por lo menos 15 días antes del inicio de la competencia.
El precio de la inscripción es el siguiente:

Hasta el día Viernes 28 de Agosto u$s150
Desde el Sábado 29 de agosto hasta el Viernes 23 de Octubre u$s180
Desde el Sábdo 24 de Octubre hasta el día de registro de pilotos u$s200

Para confirmar el pago, favor de contactarse con la organización al mail
matiasfortini@gmail.com

El pago de la inscripción incluye:
-Organización general.
-Traslado al despegue y al HQ luego de cada manga.
-Viandas diarias.
-Remera del evento.
-Trofeos.

Prize fund and scoring categories

1º,2º,3º Open
1º,2º,3º Serial (Velas hasta EN-D)
1º,2º,3º Sport (Velas hasta EN-C)
1º,2º,3º Promocional (Velas hasta EN-B)
1º,2º,3º Seniors
1º 2º 3º Feminas

General schedule

Sábado, 8 de Noviembre, 2020
Día oficial de registro de pilotos:
18:00 - 21:00 Registro de pilotos en el HQ
Domingo 9 al Domingo 14 de Noviembre
Días de competencia
Domingo 14 de Noviembre
21:30 Entrega de premios en HQ

Daily schedule

08:30 - Apertura de HQ
09:30 - Subida al despegue desde HQ
11:00 - Reunión del Director de Competencia y Comité de Pilotos
11:15 - Briefing, Anuncio de Resultados de Manga previa, Definición de Manga del día
16:30 - Apertura Oficina Scoring en HQ
22:00 - Resultados Provisionales

Accommodation and Activities

How to get here

El Edén, punto de encuentro y partida al despegue. Aterrizaje oficial de Aconquija Club de Vuelo y Aventura

Yerba Buena, Tucumán, Argentina
Yerba Buena Argentina

Plane

To get to San Miguel de Tucuman from Ezeiza International Airport you can take a taxi or a bus to the city of Buenos Aires and then go to the Retiro bus terminal or take a flight at the Jorge Newbery airport to San Miguel de Tucuman.
Ezeiza International Airport "Ministro Pistarini"
Lt. Highway. General Ricchieri Km 33.5 - (B1802EZE) Buenos Aires.
Phone: (54 11) 5480 2500

Jorge Newbery Airport
Av Rafael Obliged S / n, 1425 Buenos Aires
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires
Phone: 011 5480-2500

Benjamin Matienzo International Airport
Gallo Delfin S / N, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán
Phone: 0381 426-5072

Bus

Bus Station of Tucumán
Av JB Terán 250, San Miguel de Tucuman - Tucuman

Taxi

In San Miguel de Tucuman.
If you will arrive by land to the Bus Station of Tucumán where you can take a taxi to the HQ for about $120 AR (US $86).
If you took a plane, arrive at the Benjamin Matienzo International Airport. There you can take a taxi to the HQ with a value of about $250 Argentines (US $17).

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Organizers

Loma Bola
Ubicado en la sierra de San Javier a 4 Km. del Cristo sobre el camino a Villa Nougués S 26º 49,333´ – W 65º 22,080´.
Aconquija Club de Vuelo y Aventura
Atz Oficial: El Edén, Calle Chubut y Camino de Sirga, Yerba Buena
Sergio Bujazha
Meet Director
Matias Fortini
General Organizer

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