Best of FAI World Paragliding Championship 2017

The new World Champions in Paragliding are Seiko Fukuoka, Pierre Remy and Team France!

Despite weather surprises there were 10 valid tasks in 12 days and 1 not valid. So the pilots enjoyed pre-alpine flying every day at full scale. Conditions were tricky so pilots had to use all they skills and knowledge.

The 15th FAI World Paragliding Championship took place from 1 to 15 July 2017 in Monte Avena, Italy.


1st: Pierre Remy - FRA

2nd: Guy Anderson - GBR

3rd: Honorin Hamard - FRA

3rd: Jurij Vidic - SLO


1st: Seiko Fukuoka Naville - FRA

2nd: Kari Ellis - AUS

3rd: Sivlia Buzzi Ferraris - ITA


1st: France

2nd: Slovenia

3rd: Switzerland