There is no Kobala Open in year 2022

Kobala open 2022

Dear Pilots,

Unfortunately, we have to inform you that Kobala Open 2022 has been canceled. This year, the Slovenian national championship will take place at Kovk - Ajdovščina.

See you next year at Kobala!


Basic information about the Kobala Open competition

Area: Soča valley
Date: 3rd Week of August
Organization: KZ Maribor

Launch place:

   Kobala: 1080m (N46°10.866624' E13°46.799982')

Landing place:

   Tolmin: 181m (N46°11.14998' E13°43.249968')

Hang gliding club Maribor

Daily schedule:

   9:00: Information on daily flying, published on News on web site and in HQ
   12:00: Pilot's briefing on the launch site
   18:00: Last landing
   18:15: Report back deadline

General rules

All matters about flying are based on FAI/CIVL Sporting Code (General Section in Section 7) and Slovenian rule book for hang gliding national championships. Competition has FAI class 2 ranking (O1, Sport class), thus FAI sporting licence for an equivalent class is mandatory. The competitor is attending and competing on his own responsibility, which he/she confirms by signing a waiver provided by the organizer at registration.

Flying is on pilots own responsibility and driven by pilots own wish for flying.

Entry fee includes: Info folder, a souvenir with competition logo, lunch packet, closing ceremony, GPS data management, weather forecasts, take-off and landing fees.


   Medals and other practical prizes. 
   Medals for top 3 overall (O1) class and money prizes for the top 3.
   Medals for top 3 Sport class.
   Medals for Slovenian national competition class (O1)


In case you have any questions, feel free to contact us on e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.