SkyNomad News

September 2018

With the last sunny days of the Summer came and the annual "Finnish Invasion" of Sopot.

Our frinds from Helsinki were again arround and about managing to make some nice flights in the valley and beyond making the best of the good autumn conditions.

Due to the persistent NE winds some interesting routes were possible to the SW of Sopot in the rarely flown southern slopes of Sredna Gora.

August 2018

With the first days of the August sun came and the long awaited summer weather.

In the first week of August our team at Skynomad organized the 2018 Czech Open championshps.

With a very favorable weather 6 valid tasks were flown by the 62 competitors.

With many smiles and many people in goal every day the competition elected the new Czech champion - Michal Sneiberg

July 2018

July came with warm weather and some more thunderstorms.

However we managed to complete 2 XC Training and 2 XC Guiding weeks and to help our friends reach new horizons while feeling more comfortable with thermals.

The XC training consisted of thermal by thermal guidance by our instructors plus briefing and debriefing via tracklog analysys of everyone participating - one of the best ways of learning is trough your own mistakes.

June 2018

Despite the uncooperative weather we've managed again to fill up the month with lots of flyign and smiling faces.

7 more young birds took to the skies with the last Beginners course for the Spring season and lots of happy faces finished the 2 Intermediate courses in the beginning of the month.

May 2018

April left us with some really hot days and fair weather.

May was expected to be rainy but prooved to be quite pleasent despite the bad forecasts.

10 new beginners took to the skies and made us all very proud with their quick progress:

April 2018

With the season begining in Bulgaria and the first students getting some amazing weather, the season on the oposite side of the Earth is in full power.

Ivelin Kalushkov participated in 2 gliding competitions and managed to get his FAI Silver, Gold and 2 Diamond badges: