Oswestry, Great Britain
A training/competitive long weekend event, mainly as for training for pilots and officials. The event will start on Thursday 29th however pilots and teams welcome to only arrive at the weekend and come and go as they choose. Flights are scheduled from Thursday AM until Sunday AM.
Reno, United States
The Great Reno Balloon Race is the world’s largest free hot-air ballooning event. During four days in early September, you can look up into the Reno skies and see a rainbow of hot air balloons soaring about.
Bad Waltersdorf, Austria
Wir, der 1. Österreichische Montgolfieren und Aerostatik Club freuen uns sehr, dass wir euch wieder ins wunderschöne Ballonfahrerdorf Bad Waltersdorf einladen dürfen! Von 07.-11. September 2022 werden wir in Bad Waltersdorf die 40. Offene Österreichische Heißluftballon Staatsmeisterschaft organisieren.
Jindrichuv Hradec, Czech Republic
This national championship is an open competition and ready to welcome you all. The competition will be held in the beautiful countryside of South Bohemia, which prides itself with numerous meadows, ponds, historical sights, as well as areas suitable for take off and landing of hot air balloons.
North Canton, United States
A weekend rally featuring Team Competition. We offer flight and static activities for 12 teams (3 pilots per team) and 18 fiesta and special shapes. Flights consists of one media flight, one sponsor flight, 3 team competition flights and 3 fiesta flights with one static inflation for a glow.
Olsztyn - Janow - Zloty Potok, Poland
For the fifth time, the small and cozy towns of Olsztyn and Janow in Silesia invite aeronauts and spectators to Jura land and airspace. The Jura Balloon Cup 2022, alongside with the Polish Nationals and the Polish Balloon Cup, will be held here.
This event will run in Marijampole, Lithuania. The city, where several years ago young balloon pilots from all over the world tried to find the best of the best pilot among them. The flying area is very convenient with many places to launch and land. The event accepts around 20 competitors.
Gramsbergen, The Netherlands
After 4 years ballooning will be back in Gramsbergen. We will fly the Drenthe Cup 2022. Update: sadly there are not enough entries to have a valid competition so the organisors cancelled this event.
Swedish Balloon Cup 2022 will consist of 4- 5 weekend competitions with 1 - 2 flights. To this will online tasks be added durring the year. First weekend event will be February 11 - 13 in Gränna. Upcoming events will be anonced by mail and on WatchMeFly page for this Cup.
Pilots in the Netherlands will fly some training competitions in 2021. On a weekendmorning they will come together to train in a competition-like form. This way they will get to know the Balloon Live Sensor and Balloon Live App before using them in a real competiton. The Dutch Balloon Competition Club helps them setting up this competition in Watchmefly so the officials can also train their skills (i.e. the measuring tool, track downloading for scoring, etc)