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Sarangani gears up for Philippines’ first international paragliding competition

Considered the best fly site for paragliding in the country, Sarangani is all set for the first ever International Paragliding Accuracy Competition this coming weekend.Some 40 pilots, close to 30 of them coming from 14 countries from all over the world, will vie for the individual and team championships and crown themselves as first winners of the country’s latest air sports competition.Randell Raymundo, president of the Air Sports Association of the Philippines, said the event will be the first international competition of its kind to be hosted by the Philippines.Participants and enthusiasts will have a majestic view of Sarangani Bay when they compete in the 1st Philippine International Paragliding Accuracy Competition this weekend. 420 more words

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Norway Art Festival

My location in the festival was perfect. I was placed both in front of a bakery selling iced tea and cupcakes and right next to a good friend, Faye. 211 more words

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First flyboard championships comes to Toronto

A futuristic superhero-like water sport inspired by the hovering skateboard in Back to the Future took center stage at Toronto’s waterfront as the inaugural Flyboard North American Championships kicked off last weekend. 596 more words

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6th edition of Monsoon Regatta off to a flying start in Yatch Club, Hyderabad

All eyes will be on local lad and 2013 bronze medallist Ragi Rajnikanth in this year’s Deloitte Monsoon Regatta, which will commence at Hussainsagar lake from July 1. 224 more words

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Ist flat water rafting championship held on Jhelum in India

In continuation to its ongoing “Summer Festival”, organized by Tourism Department Kashmir, the first-ever Flat Water Rafting Championship was held on the still waters of famous river Jhelum in Srinagar today.Down the River Kayaking sprint was also held.Over 125 paddlers representing 10 top teams of different institutions and clubs of the valley took part in this historical championship.Rafting on running rivers is popular world over but rafting on flat water is a newly developed sport. 326 more words

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