World and Continental Champions in Paragliding, Hang Gliding, Paragliding Accuracy and Aerobatics… Winners of the World online Cross Country contest… They are our best pilots, men and women, and they are all here!

Paragliding XC

Paragliding Accuracy

Aerobatics

 

 

 Hang Gliding Class 1

Hang Gliding Class  2

Hang Gliding Class  5

 

 

 

 

FAI World Champions

Paragliding - 2019 - Krushevo, north macedonia

  • Joachim Oberhauser (ITA)
  • Women:  Meryl Delferriere (FRA)
  • Nations: France and Italy

 

Paragliding Accuracy - 2019 - VRSAC, Serbia

  • Overall - Yong Wu (CHI)
  • Women – Soyoung Cho (KOR)
  • Team – Indonesia

 

Hang Gliding Class 1 - 2019 - Friuli venezia giulia, italy

  • Alessandro Ploner (Italy) 
  • Team: Italy

 

Hang Gliding Class 5 - 2018 - Krushevo, FYR of Macedonia    

  • Wolfgang Kothgasser (AUT)
  • Team: Austria

 

Hang Gliding Class 1 Women - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France

  • Yoko Isomoto (JAP)
  • Team: Japan

 

Hang Gliding Class 2 - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France     

  • Manfred Ruhmer (AUT)

 

Hang Gliding Sport Class - 2014 - Lac d'Annecy, France    

  • Mario Alonzii (FRA)
  • Team: France

 

Paragliding Aerobatics - 2016 - Lac d'Annecy, France

  • Solo – François Ragolski (FRA)
  • Team: France
  • Solo Women - Christina Kolb (AUT)
  • Synchro – Raul Rodriguez / Felix Rodriguez (SPA)

 

Hang Gliding Aerobatics - 2006 - Villeneuve, Switzerland

  • Jon Gjerde (NOR)

 

FAI European Champions

 

Paragliding Accuracy - 2018 - Kobarid, Slovenia

  • Matjaz Sluga (SLO)
  • Women – Ivana Baláková  (CZE)
  • Team – Slovenia

Paragliding - 2018 - montalegre, portugal

  • Theo Warden (GBR)
  • Women – Seiko Fukuoka-Neville (FRA)
  • Team – Spain

Hang Gliding Class 1 - 2018 - Krushevo, FYR Macedonia

  • Alessandro Ploner (ITA)
  • Team: Italy

 

 

FAI Asian-oceanic Champions

Paragliding accuracy - 2018 - lopbury, thailand

  • Overall - Jianwei Wang (China)
  • Women - Chantika Chaisanuk (Thailand)
  • Teams –  Thailand

 

FAI Pan-American Champions

Paragliding - 2020 - Baixo Guandu, Brazil

  • Overall - Rafael Saldini (BRA)
  • Women - Shauin Kao (ARG)
  • Team – Brazil

 

FAI Asian Champions

 

    Paragliding Accuracy - 2016 - Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

    • Tanapat Leangaiem (THA)
    • Women – Mariko Ito (JAP)
    • Team – China

    Paragliding - 2012 - Linzhou, China

    • Kamiyama Taro (JAP)
    • Women – Hiraki Keiko (JAP)
    • Team – Japan  

     

     

    (Pictures are coming from different sources, one of them being the wide world web where it is not always possible to find the authors of said pictures. Thanks to Denis Balibouse and Red Bull for the aerobatics ones. Also pictures from Didier Mathurin, Martin Scheel, Stéphane Malbos... Pilots! Insert a picture of you in the WPRS database and we will use it here!)