A great start for GIN pilots at the World Cup in Montalegre, Portugal

GIN pilots got off to the best possible start this week at the World Cup in Portugal on their Boomerang 10’s. Yoann Chavanne won the first task and Idris Birch won the second task—just 23 seconds ahead of fellow GIN factory test pilot Moonseob Lim. After 4 tasks, the GIN team have slipped slightly to 2nd place, with several GIN pilots battling hard in the top 20 overall. The conditions have been excellent with light winds and classic convergence lines. There’s sure to be some exciting racing to come!

Follow the news and results on the official Paragliding World Cup site.

The scene on launch

GIN Factory test pilots Idris Birch and Moonseob Lim

 

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