Welcome to the Kiwi Open website.

The Kiwi Open is the first leg of the New Zealand Paragliding Open Series (national championships). It is being held the week after the Manilla XC Camp, with one day in-between. Details on the XC Camp can be found here.

A massive thanks goes to Godfrey Wenness of Manilla Paragliding for allowing the competition to be hosted from Mt Borah.

Entries open on 30th August and will be managed using the Airtribune website.

The second Open for the season is being held in Nelson from the 27th Feb to the 5th March. More details are available here.

The competition will be run in accordance with the latest NZHGPA competition rules except where prescribed in the local rules and/or this website. The NZHGPA competition rules are available under downloads. Local rules will be published shortly.