Matthias Jakob, BC Paragliding pilot (while on a trip in Washington State, USA)
Raymond Pigden, Ontario Hang Gliding Tandem Pilot
Joshua Liegmann, BC Speedflying pilot
The HPAC Safety Committee is receiving directly all member-initiated accident reports at firstname.lastname@example.org. HPAC as a national association is also assisting authorities in the various jurisdictions with information about our sport.
The Record is for Speed Around a 50Km Triangular Course, completed on July 10th, 2022, with a Performance of 60.74 km/hour on an Aeriane Swift Light/Class 02 Hang Glider. Thank you to Stewart Midwinter and HPAC/ACVL’s Senior Observer Martin Henry for vetting the claim and submitting the application to FAI.
Members are advised that the 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association of Canada/Association Canadienne de Vol Libre will take place online from Friday May 20, 2022 to Sunday May 29, 2022 (inclusive). Materials and links will be sent to members in the very near future.