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People from city of Sarajevo invite you to participate in the 7th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championship and wish you a sincere welcome to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The contest will be held on the Olympic mountain Bjelasnica in the period from 17.08.2013. to 25.08.2013. during which period best paragliding accuracy pilot from around world will be participating in biggest sport event since Olympic Games '84 that were held in city of Sarajevo.
In addition to winter sports Bjelasnica is known by many other "outdoor sports" such as: mountain biking, motocross / quad bike riding, hiking, canyoning through one of the deepest and certainly the most beautiful canyon in Europe, Rakitnica river canyon 26 km long ... ranked by the National Geographic in the top 10 adventure destinations in 2012.
Over years many paragliding pilots have made their first flights from this mountain, which offers excellent conditions and is very paragliding friendly.
We would like to note that the famous Sarajevo Film Festival is held in the same period and in recent years it has become the biggest event in BiH, so if you plan to bring someone with you, we are sure they will be delighted by a program that the city of Sarajevo offers in that period.
Babin do, Bjelasnica mountain, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 Aug to 25 Aug 2013.
Competition is organized by friendly people from Sarajevo, lead by Extreme Sport Club Sarajevo and National Aeroklub of Bosnia and Herzegovina (NAC) on behalf of Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI)
The entry fee will be 240 € per male pilot and 120 € per female pilot, team leaders 120 and other accompanying persons 120 €. The entry fee deadline is 31.6.2013. Late entry fee payments will be increased by 20% surcharge.
source : pgawc2013