Syangja, October 23, 2017: An international paragliding tournament is all set to be organized in Syangja district from coming November 1.
The tournament will be held at the Swarek Ground based in Bhirkot Municipality.
Some 300 athletes from 25 countries including Nepal, America, UK, China, India, Spain, Switzerland, Bangladesh, among others are taking part in the six-day-long tournament being organized by Babu Adventure Club.
As stated by club chair Krishnajung KC, the Swarek Ground has been identified as one of the best places for paragliding and a paragliding school is also here. The objective of the event is to promote its potentiality of being developed as a paragliding hub.
Through the same competition, four female and eight male athletes will be chosen for competing in the Asian Air Sports to be held in Indonesia in 2018.
It is estimated that Rs 8.5 million will be spent to organize the event.
All the pilots from entire world can participate in this competition.
Are you also a paragliding pilot and want to participate in the competition? Register here.