Pribina Cup 2009 - International Gliding Competition Club, 15m, 20m two-seater and Open Classes - Nitra - Slovakia | IGC 2009 Nitra


PRIBINA CUP 2009 WINNERS

CLUB photo Steffen Göttler
Germany
ASW 19
5474 pts.
15M
+
2SEAT
photo Sebastian Kawa
Poland
SZD 56 Diana 2
6465 pts.
OPEN photo Wolfgang Janowitsch
Austria
Ventus 2C/18m
6212 pts.

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Epilogue7th Sep 22nd Apr
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Training week10th Apr
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Training week - 10th Apr 2009

2009-04-10 20:00:00

All gliders are counted. Everybody is heading to bar to enjoy some fun before tomorrow race. That's it for today, next news will be from the 1st competition day. Good night!

2009-04-10 17:59:00

Majority of the gliders have already landed safely, pilots and crews are packing them into the trailers. DUO has just started for a short training flight.

2009-04-10 17:40:00

Gliders are aproaching in bunches. Really nice view from the edge of the runway.

2009-04-10 17:20:00

We could see first arrives few minutes ago.

2009-04-10 16:20:00

Although the CU clouds still look nice another two gliders (GJ and II) landed.

2009-04-10 16:18:00

Glider DUO has just landed. Seems he didn't finish the task.

2009-04-10 15:40:00

Although the local weather seems to be very nice there are already precipitations in northern Slovakia. Few gliders are still on the ground, the pilots are still making some improvements for tomorrow race.

2009-04-10 14:40:00

All gliders has been launched. The runway is empty, crews of pilots are heading to a bar to refresh.

2009-04-10 14:25:00

A couple of gliders flying low at left baseleg, seems like they will be landing soon. Start line fo club class will be opened in 5 minutes.

2009-04-10 14:16:00

All gliders of club class in the air. Start line for club class will be opened in 15 minutes. The launches of open class continue...

2009-04-10 14:15:00

One glider of club class had just landed. It will start again in a few moments.

2009-04-10 14:09:00

Start line for 15/20m Mulit-Seat class has been opened.

2009-04-10 13:40:00

A bigger half of the gliders already launched. We have beautiful weather here in Nitra, CU clouds appeared at the south-north direction of the airfield. Majority of the pilots are climbing northly, near the release area.

2009-04-10 13:15:00

Everything goes smooth, many gliders are already circling above the airfield. The weather seems to be similar as yesterday. For today training all classes fly almost similar tasks: AAT's with 3 areas of distance approx. 200-490 km.

2009-04-10 13:00:00

The launches has just started!

2009-04-10 12:41:43

The first launch is set to 13:00 and we expect to start sharp. There are already nice CU clouds direction NE.

2009-04-10 09:16:27

The briefing for today is at 11:00 local time in the hangar.