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SGP 2014 final in Sisteron

It has been announced by the IGC that the Sailplane Grand Prix final for the current season will be held at Sisteron (France).

Deadline for entries April 1st 2014
Official training May 8th 2014
Opening Ceremony May 9th 2014
Competition May 9th to May 16th 2014
Prize Giving Ceremony May 16th 2014

 Contact:  Aurélien Durigneux aurelien.drn@netcourrier.com

A musical event will take place on saturday 10th of may after the race with DJ ANTiCLiMAX from tcheaz.com

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Official sporting files for pilots

FAI SGP Sisteron 2014 Organization invite all pilots to download the following files as :

- official turnpoints file : FAI_WSGP_2014.cup

- official airspaces file : SUA_FAI_SGP2014.txt

These files are easy to import in your computer programs like Naviter SeeYou.

 
Enjoy the Airshow during FAI SGP Final Sisteron 2014

FAI SGP Final Sisteron 2014 Organizers are proud to announce a great Airshow during the competition last day of official training.

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Europe Airpost official partner

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Press Release

Sisteron, 20th of march 2014

From : Orgnization of SGP Final Sisteron 2014

Europe Airpost becomes partner of the event.

 

 
Meet Bruce Taylor (AUS)

We are proud to introduce the first row of pilots for next SGP Final Sisteron.

Meet australian pilot Bruce Taylor :

Bruce Taylor is a 54 years old pilot with 5500 sailplane hours. 

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Sosh by Orange partner of Sisteron SGP

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Communiqué de presse

Sisteron le 21 février 2014

Origine : Organisateur FAI de la prochaine finale Sailplane Grand Prix à Sisteron 2014

Sosh devient partenaire de la finale des Sailplane Grand Prix à Sisteron.

 

 

 
Bulletin #1 March 2014 - All prelim event and entry details here

All prelim event and entry details here, including area and airspace info, accommodation details etc

 
Gliding in the World Games

The Aero Club of Poland is very active in promoting the idea of "olympic gliding". The Polish foundation "Smyki na start" whose main goal is promoting engineering and technology among youngsters together with Aero Club of Poland and Warsaw University of Technology are co-operting in order to convince the organisers of the IWG in Wroclaw to include gliding in the World games.

 

6th Sailplane Grand Prix series

The International Gliding Commission (IGC) is pleased to announce the venues for the 6th Sailplane Grand Prix (SGP) series.  The eight venues for the Qualifying Grand Prix events, which will be held in 2014 and 2015, are:

Country Location
France Rennes
Italy Varese
Spain La Cerdanya
South Africa Worcester
Chile Santiago de Chile
Poland Zar
Australia Lake Keepit
Czech Republic Frydland

The 6th World Sailplane Grand Prix Final has been awarded to Varese, Italy and will be take place in September 2015.

We would also like to remind you that the 5th World Sailplane Grand Prix Final will be held from the 9th to the 16th of May 2014 in the beautiful alpine region of Haute Provence at Sisteron airfield in southern France.  The SGP Final is the climax of the 5th Sailplane Grand Prix series and brings together all the winners of the SGP qualifying events to participate in 7 days of intense competition to find out who is the best sailplane racing pilot and the new Sailplane Grand Prix World Champion.

Brian Spreckley
Sailplane Grand Prix management group

Video Gallery
2010 Sailplane GP Chile - Report
2009 FAI Qualifying Sailplane GP Santiago, Chile
Interview with Glider Pilot Sebastian Kawa (2008)
 
Next SGP Series
5th SGP World FinalSisteron9 May-16 May, 2014
FranceRennes7 Jun-14 Jun, 2014
ItalyVarese15 Jun-22 Jun, 2014
SpainCerdanya7 Sep-13 Sep, 2014
AustraliaLake Keepit16 Nov-22 Nov, 2014
South AfricaWorcester3 Jan-15 Jan, 2015
ChileSantiago24 Jan-31 Jan, 2015
Czech RepublicFrydlant2 May-9 May, 2015
PolandZar25 Jul-1 Aug, 2015
World Final Varese5 Sep-12 Sep, 2015
Next Sailplane Grand Prix
9 May - 16 May
 
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Current Champion
CZE
Brasov
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NZL
Potchefstoom
AUS
Lake Keepit
AUS
Lake Keepit
AUS
Lake Keepit
CHI
Santiago
CHI
Santiago
ITA
Santiago
LTU
Langtora
GER
Langtora
FRA
Rennes
GER
Rennes
FRA
Rennes
POL
Zar
CZE
Zar
FRA
Zar
GER
Wildcard entry
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Wildcard entry
Last Sailplane Grand Prix

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18m class - total results
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2CZEASG 2927
3FRAVentus 2Cxa23
   

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