Lonestar lonestar xc championship

Lonestar Hearne, Texas

The LoneStar XC camp is designed for all levels of paraglider pilots, who want to improve thermal and XC skills in a low stress environment. Texas offers consistent strong smooth lift with amazing cloud streets. 100 mile flights are common place in Hearne, Texas.

Daily clinics and discussions about flying XC and all related topics.

This is the site of the two longest race to goal tasks ever completed in the world. 198 kms.

Lonestar 2022

The event takes place in late July-early August.

No dates have been defined yet for the next edition.

Entry fee is $300, 10% goes to prize money, and includes t-shirt, XC retrieval, scoring, awards ceremony and dinner. Tow fee is $150.

We average 5 out of 6 days flown and many pilots fly personal bests, scoring, prize money and awards ceremony.

XC Camp: $350, including xc clinic, tows and retrieve.

Plenty of hotels, restaurants and Big Miles!

60 pilot limit.

Spot or other GPS tracking device highly recommended.

Scoring

Each pilot must have an approved GPS device that can record their track log from each day's flight. These tracks should be downloaded and emailed to our score keeper. We use FAI-approved score software, following the established rules and using the standard algorithms.

Waypoints

You can download the waypoints for the competition here

Results 2022 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022

Name Total
Austin Kasserman 5024
Tyler Burns 4770
Andrew Dahl 4190
Chris Lee 3936
David Prentice 3626
Dustin Pachura 3469
Max Montgomery 3343
Rick Fullmer 3105
Ben Parker 2850
Felix Figueroa 2847
Moacir Thiele 2674
Thomas McCormick 2622
David Siljeg 2566
Chandler Papas 2508
Josh McVeigh 2448
Valter Castilho 2278
Gokcen Buyukbas 2142
Shawn Scott 2034
Robin Hamilton 1904
Zakey Faieq 1753
Robert Simpson 1301
Esau Diaz 1116
Bob Blount 1115
Brandon Brantley 825
Andria Lea 811
John Davis 735
Lindsey Ripa 685
Corbin Petersen 618
Christopher Dunlap 547
Roxanne Lopez 519
Emily Petersen 497
Ioan Miftode 454
Michael Bene 420
Todd Peele 324
Jaime Vargas 247

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