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TRNC Hosting 1st Stage of World Paragliding Cup

TRNC Hosting 1st Stage of World Paragliding Cup

February 15
00:53 2018

The TRNC Air Sports Federation has stated that the first stage of the Paragliding World Cup will be held in Tatlısu from the 15 – 18 February. The opening procession of the international organisation will be held in Kyrenia on Thursday.

The competition was announced by the World Air Sports Federation’s calendar, and all participating athletes will be scored on their performance.

North-Cyprus-News-World-Cup-Paragliding-ChampionshipA total of 114 athletes from 20 countries including Albania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, South Korea, Kosovo, Malaysia, the Netherlands, the TRNC, Romania, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey and the United Kingdom (England), will participate in the competition.

The competition will involve international referees, while THK observers will also take part.

TRNC Air Sports Federation President Zeki Ziya said that the Paragliding World Cup will have six legs, the first of which will be held in the TRNC.

TRNC Public Information Office