Welcome to the BP Cup website.

 

April 2022 - BPCup Update

We are currently working on plans to hold a shortened version of the competition this year but to hold a full programme in 2023

 

The UK based paragliding competition for pilots in the non-skygod category. Our aims are – flying, fun and learning – in that order! 

Why enter the BPCup?

It is a friendly competition which gives you an opportunity to hone the skills needed to fly XC successfully. You will be assisted to program your instruments and fly competition tasks, learning in the process that flying with other pilots and having a goal makes XC flying so much more enjoyable. If you struggle with the technicalities of instruments, don’t worry, there will be offers of help. In a competition you will discover that the Meet Director takes care of all the onerous weather forecast interpretation, site choice and task setting, leaving you to just take off and fly the task – simple! Time permitting there will be a daily task debrief, led by either the Meet Director or a senior experienced competition pilot. You will have a great time, meeting a lot of fellow pilots while learning an incredible amount of new skills to help make your flying better and safer. If you are tempted but still not sure then take a look at some of our previous years reports, we had such fun. (Photo is climbing out at Wether Fell - 2019 Dales Round)

 

Entry restricted to BHPA members rated Pilot and above flying EN A, B and C gliders only, Tandems are allowed but the same pilot must fly both rounds.

Please note that pilots must be Pilot rated and above and BHPA members.

 

We are also on Telegram

If a round is full and you wish to be placed on the waiting list please contact admin@bpcup.co.uk

The BP Cup has 2 rounds in 2020. Please select the round(s) you want to enter. If you don't see the rounds, please make sure you've logged in.
10% discount if entered as a series before the 1st of February.

IMPORTANT - To take advantage of the discount you must enter the series, DO NOT enter the rounds separately or the discount will not apply.