Welcome to one of the most fun flying events in Canada!
The Lumby Air Races a FUN filled social event held each year by the Lumby Air Force in conjunction with Lumby Days. The Lumby Days theme this year is Flower Power!! So lets all get into the GROOVE : ) Prizes for best dressed Flower Power People at the Sat eve. celebration.
The format is a closed circuit triangle racing around the town and region of Lumby B.C., Canada.
This is an International event and is open to Hang Glider and Paraglider Pilots. Minimum experience - Intermediate Rating.
Registration 8 AM Friday June 13th at the Raven Aviation hanger on the Freedom Flight Park. Pilots meetings are held daily at the hanger 9AM sharp. Landings will be at the Freedom Flight Park, just 1 mile north of the village of Lumby B.C. on the Mabel Lake Road. Late starts for pilots who cant make it Friday morning will be allowed on Saturday. Registration limit is the first 75 paid up pilots.
GPS will be used for scoring.
HPAC insurance mandatory and available at registration if necessary.
Please do your best to renew yours or get it in advance at http://hpac.ca. International pilots only require a $40.00 temp policy available at the same web address.
For Intermediate and above rated pilots. Novice pilots will be considered with accompanied supervision and possible restrictions.
Expect cash prize money, trophies and prizes and Lotsa FUN!.
- Live electric and acoustic dance music Saturday Eve after dinner for pilots and friends and support personal
- Flyers Music Performances/Jam. Bring your instruments and rhythm makers
Air Race 2013 Slide Show
Full size on Gallery Page
Download and install the 2014 Lumby Waypoint file on your GPS before flying in the area. It can be found on the Resource Page.
GPS Course Thanks to all who attended.
Relatively New to GPS and how they are applied at competitions? This session is for you!