About the championship

Slovenian Open National Hot Air Balloon Championship – Murska Sobota 2019

Competition will be is sanctioned as an open national championship by Aeronautical Association of Slovenia and FAI Category I event. It is organized by Balonarski klub ROTO.

Competition will be held between 27 August and 1 September in the area of Murska Sobota and Prekmurje.

Competition is open for all Slovenian pilots who are members of Aeronautical Association of Slovenia and are holding a valid FAI sporting license.

Competition is also open for all foreign pilots who are members of their national aeronautical associations and are holding a valid FAI sporting license, max 40 competitors.

Registration will start on 1 March 2019. The application quota is already full, there is a waiting list. In case an opening becomes available, we will send you a notification to the email address you provided during registration.

Final application deadline is 5 August 2019.

Entry fee 250€ includes competition organization, maps, cold morning meal, opening and closing ceremony for pilot and three crewmembers. Entry fee does not include propane or accommodation.

Sanction application CAT1

 

 

Programme

Monday, 26.8.

14.00-18.00 Teams arrival and check-in

Tuesday, 27.8.

10.00 Teams arrival and check-in

16.00 General competition briefing

17.30 Opening ceremony

Wednesday, 28.8.

5.15 competition briefing

6.00 competition flight

17.00 competition briefing

18.00 competition flight

Thursday, 29.8.

5.15 competition briefing

6.00 competition flight

17.00 competition briefing

18.00 competition flight

Friday, 30.8.

5.15 competition briefing

6.00 competition flight

17.00 competition briefing

18.00 competition flight

Saturday, 31.8.

5.15 competition briefing

6.00 competition flight

17.00 competition briefing

18.00 competition flight

Sunday, 1.9.

5.15 competition briefing

6.00 competition flight

10.30 Debriefing

12.00 Closing ceremony