Valcomino Cup 2018 is a FAI 2 International Paragliding Competition, held in San Donato Val di Comino, Italy. This is the first edition of this Event. The area is well known for wonderful landscapes and great flying conditions; end of august is usually a very reliable period, and we hope you'll enjoy the amazing Val di Comino in its full potentials.View more
- Female Category
- Sport Class
- Serial Class
- Open Class
San Donato Val di Comino (IT 03046 FR), in Central Italy.
Easily accessible from Rome and Naples airports and the A1 highrway.
Valcomino Cup 2018 is a FAI 2 International Paragliding Competition, held in San Donato Val di Comino, Italy. This is the first edition of this Event. The area is well known for wonderful landscapes and great flying conditions; end of august is usually a very reliable period, and we hope you'll enjoy the amazing Val di Comino in its full potentials.
Selection and entry fee
When: From September 29 to August 2 , 2018
Where: Val di Comino - 03046 FROSINONE - Italy
FAI – Sanctioned event (CAT.2)
Second Category Event Paragliding – Class 3 Cross Country
Max number of participants: 120 (FAI CIVL ID required)
Participants will be selected using using WPRS ranking system (available on June 30, 2018),
10 wild cards will be reserved to organizers.
Selection will start on August 01, 2018, and selected pilots will receive the payment request. Pilots will have 7 days to pay the entry fee from the day they received our payment request, otherwise they will be replaced by the next in waiting list.
ENTRY FEE - Regular entry fee will be 140 euros including:
Gadget Pack - Transports to takeoff and retrivals - Packed Lunch - Complimentary dinner on Saturday Sep 01 - Medical emergency service - Prizegiving Ceremony
Payment options will be sent to selected pilots by email after August 01, 2018.
LATE ENTRY FEE - Until the maximum number of participants is reached, it will be possible to register and to be selected for the event. A fee of 30 euros will be applied to late registration and late payments, so the entry fee for pilots registered after July 31 or late on payment due, will be 170 euros.
Prize fund and scoring categories
Serial Class: up to EN D certified gliders
Sport Class: up to EN C certified gliders
DAY 2 THU August 30 => Competition Day 1;
DAY 3 FRI August 31 => Competition Day 2;
DAY 4 SAT September 01 => Competition Day 3 + Pilots Dinner;
DAY 5 SUN September 02 => Competition Day 4 + Prizegiving Ceremony.
GIORNO 1 Mer 29 Agosto => Accreditamento Piloti, voli prova ed ambientamento;
GIORNO 2 Gio 30 Agosto => Giornata di Gara 1;
GIORNO 3 Ven 31 Agosto => Giornata di Gara 2;
GIORNO 4 Sab 01 Settembre => Giornata di Gara 3 + Cena Piloti;
GIORNO 5 Dom 02 Settembre => Giornata di Gara 4 + Cerimonia di Premiazione.
Giorno 1 (Day 1)
o 09:00 Piloti Centro Operativo (HQ Opens for Pilots)
o 11:00 Navette per voli prova (Training Day Shuttles)
o 21:00 Intrattenimento, animazione, musica.
Giorni 2, 3, 4*, 5** (Days 2, 3, 4*, 5**)
o 08:00 Apertura Centro Operativo (HQ Opens)
o 08:30 Briefing Meteo e Logistica di giornata con i Piloti (Forecast and Pilots Briefing);
o 09:00 Trasferimento in decollo Piloti (Shuttles to take-off starts)
o 10:00 Riunione Direttore Gara, Comitato Piloti, Comitato Sicurezza (Commettee Briefing)
o 11:00 Task Briefing Piloti, Risultati giorno precedente (Task Briefing, previous task results)
o 12:00 Apertura Finestra di Decollo (Takeoff Window opens)
o 16:30 Report back e scarico tracce GPS; (Report Back - Scoring)
o 20:00 Pubblicazione classifiche provvisorie; (Provisional Results)
o 21:00 Intrattenimento, animazione, musica
*Giorno 4 (Day 4) – Sabato (Saturday) – 20:30/21:00 Cena Piloti (Pilot's Dinner)
**Giorno 5 (Day 5) – Domenica (Sunday) – Cerimonia Premiazione ASAP (Prizegiving Ceremony)
Accommodation and Activities
How to get here
San Donato di Val di Comino (IT 03046 - Frosinone FR)
In the South East side of LAZIO region, just adjacent to ABRUZZO and MOLISE regions.
BY CAR => A1 Highway , from North FERENTINO exit, from South CASSINO exit.
BY TRAIN => www.trenitalia.com CASSINO Station
BY PLANE => Nearest Airports are:
North => Rome (Ciampino CIA or Fiumicino FCO)
South => Naples (NAP)
03046 San Donato Val di Comino, Province of Frosinone, Italy
San Donato Val di Comino, Italy IT
VALCOMINO CUP 2018
29 AUG // 02 SEP 2018 - San Donato Val di Comino (Frosinone IT)