• The GIN Wide Open

Naviter Oudie4 Seeyou6 Their commitment to ensuring the best possible flying experience for us all includes several Oudie3 instruments and several Flytec intruments as prizes. In addition, a SeeYou license for every competitor of the event. They will also have one of their team at the event to show us how to get the most from their software for planning our XCs or just analysing our prior flights.

Naviter are the manufacturers of the excellent Oudie flight instrument. The Naviter team, based in the heart of the Julian Alps, have been creating tools for pilots for 14 years and the Oudie was just the latest in a long list of products. In 2016 Naviter bought the Flytec company and now also dirstribute the excellent Flytec brand too.

Naviter joined the GWO team in 2014. In 2017 the decided to run their own event and in 2018 this separated from the GWO.

XC MagazineCross Country magazine are the official media partners for the event. They will be sending along some of their team to follow the action and keep the world informed of just how much fun we are all having. In addition they have donated a subscription to every competitor for the electronic version of the magazine.

Cross Country have been bringing us the news, reviews and the best photos and stories from our sport since 1988.

AirtribuneAirtribune will be providing the tracking services for the event. This not only enhances the safety for every competitor, but also allows the world to watch what we do, as we do it. Airtribune have been providing tracking solutions for pilots since 2012 and continue to develop the concept keeping it at the forefront of the technology.

xTc ParaglidingxTc are professional paraglider guides for paragliding and hang-glider trips. They run courses predominantly in Slovenia, but are also experts in regions of the Spanish Pyrenees (Ager) and northern Italy (Gemona, Meduno). Led by World Record holder Brett Janaway (also the Meet Director for the Gin Wide Open) you can expect quality guiding and coaching, whatever your ambitions in the sport!


A Sports Classe (EN-A to EN-C event with FAI Cat2 status for paraglider pilots wanting to take their competition flying to the next level.


General Info


Registration opens soon

Registration for the Naviter Open event started on December 19th at 11am CET. Payments can start paying from Thursday 3rd January 2019.

The venue for 2019 is Tolmin, SLOVENIA. This venue has a long history of competitions, both big and small and we feel it is the right choice for the 2019 Naviter Open.

Dates are 15 - 22 June 2019


Sponsors and prizes

We are pleased to announce the following sponsors:

Naviter (Oudie & Seeyou)
Cross Country Magazine

We have a generous selection of prizes to give at this years events instruments, holidays and much more!


What is the Naviter Open?

The Naviter Open is more than just a paragliding competition. It's an Event. It includes all the following and more:

FAI Competition
Talks from experts
Task briefings & debriefings
Prizes galore
Achievable XC
Top pilots flying with you
Lots of coaching & tips
Fun Fun Fun


Update your details

For 2019 we will again be using the Airtribune platform for all registrations and event management. Airtribune offers a superior platform for the organisation of events in general.

In order to allow a faster registration for yourself on December 19th, we encourage you to register an account with Airtribune today.

CLICK HERE to go to Airtribune.com

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