Himachal to spend 4.28 cr on International Para-Gliding infrastructure- Dhumal

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Bir: Prem Kumar Dhumal, the Chief Minister addressing the closing ceremony of week long Himalayan Paragliding Pre-World Cup-2008 at Bir Billing in Baijnath, Kangra announced that 4.28 crores would be spent for upgradation of the infrastructural facilities to organize international paragliding World-cup facilities in Bir Billing.

He said that Himachal as a state had tremendous potential for carrying out tourism related activities like para-gliding, trekking, mountaineering, mountain tracking, river rafting etc and congratulated the organizers for successful organization of the event and the participants as well.[/lang_en][lang_en]

The first Pre-World Cup Event was organized in the year 2002 and has gained popularity with every passing year. The event gave away prizes to the winners and participants of the event and also congratulated them for the achievement.

Unofficial Results

Nr Name SS ES Time km/h km P P km P Dep. P km/h P Arr. Total
1 99 SHARMA, Ajay (Gin Boomerang 5) IND 13:30:00 15:22:43 01:52:43 28.16 57.3 519.7 80.4 336.2 60.0 996
2 323 LATYSHEV, Sergey (Axis Mercury) RUS 13:30:00 15:24:07 01:54:07 27.81 57.3 519.7 64.1 314.0 55.2 954
3 8 MALECKI, Andreas (Aircross U4) DEU 13:30 15:25:50 01:55:50 27.40 57.3 519.7 84.1 298.3 46.8 949

OVERALL FEMALE

Place

Nr

Name

Nation

T1

T2

Total

1

712

PISKAREVA, Svetlana, (Gradient AVAX XC2)

US

35

692

1427

2

22

DMITRIEVSKAYA, Elena, (MAC MagusXC)

RUS

683

643

1326

3

103

CHEREPANOVA, Aleksandra, (Axis Vega2)

RUS

540

411

951

OVERALL

PLACE

Nr.

Name

Nation

T1

T2

TOTAL

1

8

MALECKI, Andreas, (Aircross U4)

DEU

916

949

1865

2

1

SIEGEL, Torsten, (UP Edge)

DEU

915

948

1863

3

323

LATYSHEV, Sergey, (Axis Mercury)

RUS

884

953

1837

OVERALL TEAM

PLACE

Nr.

Name

Nation

T1

T2

TOTAL

1

Russian Team

323

LATYSHEV, Sergey, (Axis Mercury)

RUS

884

953

5251

191

KOROLEV, Dmitry, (Gin Boomerang 5)

RUS

912

864

166

SALIMOV, Roman, (Axis Mercury)

RUS

875

763

75

GRYAZNOV, Evgeny, (SOL Tracer)

RUS

756

706

2

50-50

99

SHARMA , Ajay, (Gin Boomerang 5)

IND

793

996

5163

33

HILL, Adam, (Axis Mercury)

GBR

813

922

11

CHOUDHURY, Debu, (Axis Mercury)

IND

846

793

77

DORFLER, Wolfgang, (Gradient Aspen2

DEU

425

499

3

TB&SD

8

MALECKI, Andreas, (Aircross U4)

DEU

915

948

4717

18

DHINDSA, Gurpreet, (Axis Mercury)

IND

800

896

118

KUMAR, Adie, (Axis Mercury)

IND

715

363

110

BLONSKE, Oliver, (Gin Boomrang 5)

DEU

544

443

Photos by: Yash RazZ.

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