Paragliding Wide Open

Welcome to the Paragliding Wide Open for Tennesse.
This is a new type of Contest for the USA being used in the west to motivate big flights. A month long meet during September. Everyone can compete. It is all online and it’s all on you. No long boring task briefings or large groups gaggeling in your thermal. You send it. You record and report it. 30 days to do your best from anywhere within Tennessee.
The ARENA for this meet will be the state of Tennessee from where ever you think you can fly the furthest.
Scoring will be your best 4 scores in (make sure you understand how XContest works, you get a bonus for a flat triangle, and an even bigger bonus for an FAI triangle). Register for the USA National 2018 Xcontest. your score will be your 4 best scores from a launch in the wide-Open area on XContest during the dates of September 1 – September 30.
Entry Fee $100
entry must be received prior to your first scored flight
register @
What your entry gets you:
A crack at the cash prize and many great efforts at beating your best flight.
Race Categories & Prizes:
     Open Class EN D/CCC/Open & XC Class EN C,
          1st place Open Class 20% of entry fees
          2nd place Open Class 10% of entry fees
     Sport Class EN A & B
          1st place Sports Class 20% of entry fees
          2nd place Sports Class 10% of entry fees
     Highest score of the contest (ie; biggest flight)
              20% of entry fees
     Raffle to one entrant, its better to be lucky than good
          10% of entry fees
As you can see the more of your friends you can convince to come enter the more $$$ you can win.
Retrieve is not provided, that is part of the fun/skill of xc flying.