Zundert, The Netherlands
The first ever competition in the hometown of 19th times Dutch Champion Henk Broeders. Let us see who can beat him. In case of bad weather there is a reserve-weekend at 27-28 November 2021.
22nd FAI European Hot Air Balloon Championship
Under the Sanction granted by the Commission Internationale dAerostation (CIA) of the FAI, Leszno Balloon Club has great pleasure to inform we have got an honour to organise 5th FAI Junior World Hot Air Balloon Championship which will be held on days 09th-14th August 2021 in Leszno, Poland.
Oswestry, United Kingdom
A training/competitive long weekend event to be held in the UK as it seems COVID/Brexit mean we can't travel to Europe for events for the next few months at least. The event will mainly be for training pilots and officials with the new system. The event will start on Thursday 29th however most pilots and teams will only arrive for Saturday AM flight so it is more of a weekend event.
Shreveport - Bossier, Louisiana, United States
Team competition was developed in the United States back in 1995 to expand the sport and rejuvenate interest in competition among both experienced and less experienced pilots.
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)
This event will run in Marijampole, Lithuania. City, where young balloon pilots from all of the world in 2016 tried to find the best of the best pilot among them. The flying area very convenient with many places to launch and landing. Event accept max. 20 competitors.