As Team Captain, one of my jobs (and one of the most fun) is writing daily reports during the contest. I will do my best to keep you all updated at least twice a day as internet service permits.
Here are all of the details about the Championship:
4th Club Class World Gliding Championships
5th World Class Gliding Championships
Location: Vinon, France, which is just south of Saint-Auban, in Haute Provence.
Dates: July 8 - 29
Unofficial Practice Days: July 8-9
Official practice: July 10-13
Opening Ceremony (no flying): July 14 (Bastille Day!)
First Contest Day: July 15
Last Contest Day: July 28
Closing Ceremony: July 29
U.S. Team Roster
Be sure to check out the links to the official WGC site and other fun links as I find them...
27 June 2006