Norbu Lama representing Darjeeling participated at the Pre-world Cup paragliding accuracy championship 2018 in Mizoram.
Event Name: Paragliding Pre-World Cup – Mizoram Open Paragliding Accuracy Championship 2018
Event Place: Serchhip District, Mizoram
Total Participating Pilots: 52 with Female pilots also.
Countries: India, Nepal, South Korea, Japan, Slovenia.
Event Meet Director: Miss Violeta Masteikiene (Lithuania)
Safety Director: Arjun Kumar Rai (India)
Chief Judge: Jaka Goranc (Slovenia)
Event Judge: Vijay M Soni. (India)
Target Judge: Dr. Lalmuanpuia (India)
Observer: Aldy Patanroi (Indonesia)
Norbu Lama is the only paragliding pilot from the Darjeeling District to represent the Darjeeling hills and Gorkhaland Territorial Administration in this Pre Paragliding World Cup – Mizoram Open Paragliding Accuracy Championship 2018.
There are participants from Indian Army Team, BSF Team, Navy Team and Airforce Team as well.
The competition officially started from 4th Dec and ended on the 7th Dec 2018.
Norbu Lama was officially sponsored by Blue Dragon Adventure, Australia – India.
Norbu Lama ranked 17th position in overall out of 52 paragliding pilots.
We hope he will perform better at the actual World Cup.
Good Luck Norbu, our best wishes are with you