Photo Story: 16th FAI Paragliding World Championship

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Participants fly their paraglides during the 16th FAI Paragliding World Championship near Krusevo, North Macedonia. The competition lasts for nearly two weeks, from 7-17 August 2019.

The championship will see 150 pilots from 48 nations battle it out over 12 days for the coveted title of FAI Paragliding World Champions.

Medals are awarded in Overall, Women’s and Nations categories.

Each national team can be made up of a maximum of four pilots. There are 21 women competing, the rest of the 150 are men.

 

Photos: EPA-EFE/GEORGI LICOVSKI

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