5:Eligibility to compete

  • Posted on: 13 February 2018
  • By: admin
  1. All UK entrants must be
    1. current flying members of the BHPA
    2. Minimum of ​Pilot rated
    3. If UK based, members of the BHPA club in the area they usually fly.
  2. To gain WPRS points pilots should have an FAI license
  3. Foreign applicants must hold a minimum pilot rating of Pilot or its equivalent. For pilots holding a qualification awarded by another nation’s hang gliding association this must be at least equivalent to the international Safepro 4 standard. An FAI IPPI card may be required as proof of this.
  4. All foreign pilots in Open Series competitions must provide proof of 3rd party liability insurance 
  5. The Competitions Panel reserves the right to refuse entry to a pilot, subject to appeal to the BHPA Executive.