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  • 125 Pilots Confirmed
  • 125 Pilots total registered
  • 280 EUR Entry fee
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  • 130 Pilots max allowed
  • 17 Countries presented
  • ✅ All certified wings allowed
  • 🏆 FAI Status = CAT 2 🏅
  • left before start of event
  • Registration will open on
    10/02 18:00 (Europe/Rome)

  • 🛰️

    The organiser will supply Live trackers to you, for safety and scoring

    Live trackers supplied
  • 🚁

    The region supports helicopter rescues

    Helicopter rescue
  • ⚕️

    There will be medical rescue services at launch

    Medic on takeoff
  • 📱

    The region generally has good phone coverage

    Good phone coverage
  • 📻

    We will be monitoring radios for your safety whilst you fly

    Radio coverage
  • 🛰️

    Live Tracking is MANDATORY in this event to score. The organiser will provide the trackers.

    Live trackers mandatory
  • 🚐

    There will be vehicles supplied to take you to launch

    Launch Transport
  • 🥾

    There will be retrieve vehicles available to return pilots to HQ

    Retrieve included
  • 📢

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

    Airtribune blogging
  • 🥪

    There will be daily lunch packs for pilots

    Lunch packs
  • 💳

    The organisers will give you an ID card with all the essential items listed

    ID Cards
  • The organisers will have free WiFi available at HQ

    Free WiFi
  • 🎉

    There will be an organised party during or after the event

  • 👕

    You will receive a tshirt or other welcome gift

    Free gift

Prize funds and scoring categories


Event info

Flying site

Selection and entry fee

Entry fee
Regular entry fee is € 280.00. If registration is made after 10th April 2023 or if payment is made after the established deadline, the entry fee is € 350.00.

Pre-registration can be done only through the web site https://airtribune.com
Regular pre-registration will be open from 10th February until 10th April 2023.
All pre-registrations made after this time will be considered "late registration".

Participants and selection
The maximum number of participants admitted to the competition is 130:
- 60% (78) of available places are reserved to Italian pilots (until the second selection round). The selection will be made following the Italian Overall Ranking (reference date 31st October 2022);
- 10 places are reserved to female pilots (until the second selection round);
- 7 wild cards, assigned by the organizers;
- 3 wild cards assigned by the Italian Team Leader;
- other available places will be assign to foreign pilots according to the FAI WPRS ranking system (reference date 1st April 2023).

The Selection will start on 11th April, 2023 and the final list will be published within 14th April, 2023.
In case of equal rankings, priority will be given to the first pilot who made the pre-registration.
Registration to the competition becomes effective only after the entry fee payment, which has to be done within 7 days from the confirmation date. Confirmation will be sent to pilots by email and published in the list of confirmed participants. Pilots who won’t pay within the payment deadline, will be moved at the bottom of the selection list and their status will be changed in "waiting list".
Organizers have the right to not accept the registration of pilots considered not eligible or in case the compliance with legal requirements cannot be verified.

Documents required at registration

  • Issued by your local NAC on behalf of the FAI. You cannot normally compete in an FAI event without one. Contact your National Association (NAC)

    FAI Sporting Licence
  • The organiser requires you to present your National flying licence.

    National Licence
  • You will need to sign an applicaton form at the venue. Usually the organiser will provide it on arrival.

    Signed Application form
  • You will need to sign a waiver or release document to show you understand the risks. Usually the organiser will provide it on arrival.

    Signed Waiver/Release form
  • You will need to provide photo ID on arrival. This could be Passport, Driving Licence or National ID, for example.

    Identification documents needed
  • You must provide the organiser with a copy of your liability (3rd party) insurance documents

    Liability Insurance
  • You must provide the organiser with a copy of your medical, rescue and repatriation insurance. You can purchase Global Rescue cover from Airtribune

    Rescue/Medical Insurance

Cancellation Policy

In case of no valid tasks, the organisation will return to any participant part of the entry fee. The amount will be defined on the basis of the expenses afforded by organizers.
If a pilot withdraws from the competition by 1st June 2023, the entire registration fee will be refunded, minus 30%, to cover organizational costs. The refund will be made at the end of the competition.
Cancellations from 2nd June 2023 and until the start of the competition won't be refunded.

Prize fund and scoring categories

The contest will be valid for the awarding of the title of "Italian Paragliding Champion 2023" (with at least one valid task).

According to Italian Rules:
- Ita Overall (B, C, D and CCC certified gliders)
- Ita Female, if there are at least 4 participants
- Ita Serial (B, C, D certified gliders), if there are at least 4 participants
- Open Overall (B, C, D and CCC certified gliders)
- Open Female, if there are at least 5 participants
- Open Serial (B, C, D certified gliders), if there are at least 10 participants
- Open Sport (B, C certified gliders), if there are at least 10 participants

Winners must be present at the awards ceremony to collect the prize.
We do not accept proxies. Prizes not claimed will remain at the organization.

General schedule

Sunday 9th July 2023
17:00-22:00 Official Registration

Monday 10th July 2023
08:15 Mandatory General and Safety briefing at HQ (obligation to attend)

Monday 10th July - Saturday 15th July 2023
Contest flying days

Saturday 15th July 2023
19:00 Prize Giving and Closing Ceremony “Open Italian Championship - Matese Cup 2023”.

Daily schedule

08.00 Headquarter opens
09.00 Transport to take-off (leaving from HQ)
10:15 Meet Director, Task and Safety committee meeting (at take-off)
10:45 Weather briefing - Pilot briefing – task setting (at take-off)
11:30 Take-off window opens
15:30 Scoring office opens
20:00 Provisional ranking

Schedule may change depending on weather conditions or organizational needs. Any change will be published on the official board at the HQ and on the official social channels.

Accommodation and Activities

How to get here

Cufra, Libia
Piedimonte Matese (CE) Italy


Waypoint files


Aero Club Blue Phoenix Parapendio
Ente Federato all'Aero Club Italia N° 180
Scuola di Volo Libero N° 319
Via Granezza 11, 36016 Thiene (VI)
Leone Antonio Pascale
Leone Antonio Pascale
Main officer and organiser
Damiano Zanocco
Meet director
Dora Arena




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Women     confirmed

Men     confirmed

# Name Rank Sponsor Glider Status
Category Tagline Participant Email Phone Description Price
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  1. Marco Busetta (619)
  2. Christian Biasi (66)
  3. Tobias Grossrubatscher (5)


Tasks and results

Task 1

10 Jul, 2023

95.9 km — Race to goal

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