Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championships 2017


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Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championships 2017

Friday 30th December 2016 - Friday 6th January 2017

Thank you to the weather gods (and Molly Moyes ; ) for the tremendous conditions on 6 tasks at this years Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championships 2017. 69 Open Class pilots, 7 Sport Class Pilots all from 17 different countries, 6 Bailey-Moyes Dragonfly’s, 6 awesome tug pilots, over 500 tows.

Congratulations to the Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Champions 2017

Forbes winners 2017

Open Class

1st Jonny Durand  Australia Moyes RX 3.5 Pro
2nd Gerolf Heinrichs Austria Moyes RX 3.5 Pro
3rd Andre Wolf Brazil Moyes RX 3.5 Pro

Women Class

1st Alexandra Serebrennikova Russia Moyes RX3 Pro

Sport Class

1st Emma Martin Australia Moyes Malibu 2 188
2nd Richard Hughes Australia Airborne Sting
3rd Peter Garrone Australia Moyes Gecko

Full results at HERE


Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championships 2016

What started out looking like it was going to be the worst Forbes comp ever turned out to be one of the best!
I think we’ll be talking about this one for a long time to come!

2016 Forbes Flatlands from Gijs Wanders on Vimeo.