The Standard Class, 15m Class and Club Class World Gliding Championships will be held at Narromine NSW Australia in November/December 2023, which makes timing more convenient for International teams to ship gliders to Narromine and fits in better with European holidays.
The soaring conditions in Narromine are excellent at that time of year.
Official Practice for Standard Class, 15m Class and Club Class commences from 28th November to 1st December 2023
Scrutineering from Friday 1st December 2023
Practice 28th November to 1st December 2023
The Official Dates for the 37th World Gliding Championships are:
Practice period from 26th November 2023
Official Practice period 28th November to 1st December 2023
Opening Ceremony 2nd December 2023
Competition 3rd to 16th December 2023
Closing Ceremony 16th December 2023
Narromine was the venue for the 2015 Junior World Championship, which was very successful, flying on 10 out of a possible 11 contest days. It was the venue where Australian glider pilot Matthew Scutter became World Champion in Standard Class.