The Scottish Hang-gliding + Paragliding Federation
Consisting of all the BHPA affiliated clubs in Scotland.
LLSC / Tinto BBQ - 30/31st August 2014
The weather is looking promising for the LLSC Tinto BBQ this weekend .. for more details please see the Scottish Nationals
Wingbeat / Borders - 23rd/24th August 2014 - A success
Jamie Glendinning, Tommy Bryson and all at Wingbeat ran a successful competition with tasks on both days plus bbq etc based at Cacra. Thankyou.
More details including excellent write ups for both days plus some links are available via the usual Scottish Nationals page and the Results spreadsheet.
The weekend 19th / 20th April saw the commencement of this entry level paragliding comeptition with the AHPC hosting a round in Deeside at the same time as their Club Spring competition the McRonald Trophy which is for both paragliders and hang gliders.
The task set on Sunday 20/04/14 - Open distance from Morrone via Tomintoul (24km) with a couple of fun turnpoints consisting of Braemar Castle and Mar Lodge. Window open between 1pm and 3pm. Land by 6pm and report by 7pm. 11 pilots present and the winner of the day was Gordon Smyth
So to summarise the year so far! - The current leader of the competition (after only 1 round) is Gordon Smyth followed by Khaled Nassar and Scott Mather - more details are available via the usual webpage at http://shpf.co.uk/scotparanationals.php and above left. Bob Veitch Scottish Nationals Co-ordinator.
A very nice Scottish Hang-gliding video from Ben Lawers.
On the 1st February 2014 at EICA, Ratho, the SHPF ran their annual Reserve Repacking event
Stuart Yarrow has created this video edit of all the deployments
Next Repack most likely 07/02/2015 - put it into your diary now.
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The clubs page conatins links to the BHPA / SHPF affiliated clubs within Scotland
If you as a representative of the club would like a Picture Link as well or whatever - then just contact me.