Monte Avena 2017:
the first time in Italy for the paragliding world championship
13 DAYS OF COMPETITIONIN A VERY UNIQUE LOCATION
A 5000 sq km flying area. The stunning panoramas of Dolomiti Bellunesi as backdrop and at the horizon the magic of Venice and its lagoon. The core of the competitions will be the flight points of Monte Avena, of Predolomiti mountain chain and of Valbelluna, but some tasks will see athletes committed to battle in the skies of Friuli Venezia Giulia and Trentino, affecting the entire Venetian foothills from Caltrano (VI) to Aviano (PN) and part of the Trentino ridge from Valsugana up to Levico.
A CELEBRATION OF FREE FLIGHT
THAT INVOLVES 48 NATIONS:
MONTE AVENA IN THE MIDDLE OF THE WORLD
48 nations involved, 150 athletes who will be eligible to participate, while the pilots around the world are already vying to clinch qualification. 13 days of competition, with flight tasks that will be assigned on a daily basis for which the best closing time is only one aspect to climb the charts.
An event organized by Aero Club Feltre under the aegis of the Aero Club of Italy
A 5,000 sq km flying area between the Dolomities and Venice
48 Nations taking part,
wa unique international meeting
150 athlets vying for the world title
A breathtaking race circuit across
Veneto, Trentino e Friuli Venezia Giulia
Air routes with panoramas of rare beauty and thermal currents able to give hard times even to the best pilots. Take-off and landing points that will touch three regions: Veneto, Trentino Alto Adige and Friuli Venezia Giulia. A fully equipped ground area in which fans and families will be able to follow the race minute by minute, but where they will also find relax areas, kiosks, food, accessory activities and much more.
A DREAM BECAME TRUTH THANKS
TO VOLUNTEERS AND PARA & DELTA CLUB FELTRE
All that you will see, the emotions emotions you will feel, the places you will discover, the fun that you will share, everything will be possible thanks to the passionate and constant work of an incredible team of volunteers, led by Para & Delta Club Feltre which enthusiastically supported Aero Club Feltre from the very beginning. It is the great love for paragliding that kicked off this incredible adventure and the hearts and the dedication of our volunteers that continue to make it march, for all of you. Until the last task will be completed, until the last of you will be on the way back home.