The contest organizers have proposed 3 classes to maximize the available rental gliders for competitors

  • 18 meter with no handicaps -water ballast allowed 1(MTOW restriction to be set to 550 kg)
  • Combined Standard and 15 meter with handicaps - water ballast allowed with no handicap adjustment 1(MTOW restriction to be set to 500 kg)
  • Club class with handicaps - Glider types as specified on page 9 the 2019 IGC club class handicap list


1MTOW to ensure that safe launches can be accomplished with the towplanes available for the contest.