Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championship 2020

When:

Practice flying Friday the 3rd of January
Registration: Friday 3rd from 10:00-12:00 & 1600-1800 at HQ. 
1st Competition day Saturday January 4th, 2020
8th (Last) Competition day  Saturday January 11th, 2020

Where: BMIA Bill Moyes International Airport (The paddock north of the Forbes Airport)

Sanction:
FAI Cat 2 and HGFA, AAA for Open Class and HGFA AA for Sport Class

*Sports class will have their own task set each day.

What you need:

  • Hang Glider (well maintained!)
  • Harness (well maintained)
  • GPS or GPS/vario
  • Tow release and bridle
  • Recently repacked parachute
  • Helmet
  • Current HGFA membership
  • VHF Rating and equipment (more info)
  • Aerotow Rating

Cost:

Entry Fee which includes Entry Fee, Welcome dinner, Presentation dinner, Trophies and Forbes T-shirt.

(get in early and pay less).

$350 if paid before 7th November
$400 if paid before 7th December
$450 if paid at registration

Aerotow Fee $450 tow fee which includes unlimited tow fees, club and site fees for 10 days.

Registration Open:   Register Forbes 2020

Aerotow: Organised by Bill Moyes himself.

Retrieve: You need to arrange your own retrieval team, we can help with match making just contact us.

Headquarters: Vandenberg Hotel, 7  Court Street, Forbes NSW 2871

Local Rules: Competition Booklet Forbes Flatlands 2020.pdf

Waypoints: forbes_waypoints_2019.wpt (Right click and 'Save Target As'. File saved in geo format).

Airspace: 2019_forbes_airspace.txt (Right click and 'Save Target As').