Himachal Pradesh has obtain the chance to arrange the paragliding worldcup through the Paragliding World Cup Association,France.
State Urban Development Minister Sudhir Sharma who’s going to be additionally Chairman of the Billing Paragliding Association. He said ,this was the great time for our country has been prepared world cup inside Himachal Pradesh Billing Bir in Next year 2015.
This worldcup will be organize in October 24 to 31 (2015).In this world cup top 150 pilot will be participate .And this is great achievement for our state and country. Sudhir Sharma said , this worldcup many other activity will be including to make the contest attractive. Like that hot ballooning etc.
He said live-trekking system would be introduced during the event to ensure safety of pilots and it would also help in fast retrieval and rescue in case of any emergency. In billing bir paragliding take off site is developed . 100 paraglider is takeoff at a time. And landing site is also developed in billing bir himachal pradesh .
The budget for the Paragliding World Cup 2015 should be around Rs 3.5 crore (approximately USD 635,000 ) in the himachal Pradesh paragliding worldcup.