GIN Gliders are the main sponsors for this event. Once again they have committed to providing the event with some fantastic prizes, including a brand new glider, a brand new harness, a brand new reserve, and hundreds of other goodies!  They also happen to make some of the best gliders in the world.

Passion Paragliding
have more than 10 years’ experience, offering professionally guided adventure XC trips all over the world. From tropical Colombia to the Indian Himalayas; from the Spanish Pyrenees to the Macedonian Alps and the High Atlas of Morocco; they operate top quality guided holidays at some of the best flying destinations on the planet.  They are particularly well-known for their bespoke SIV and Wing Control Courses. They also here to offer advice and sell you the best flying kit.  They are the organisers of the GIN Wide Open and are donating 2 FREE holidays as prizes.

  • Cross Country magazine is essential reading for all paraglider pilots. XC mag is always in the core and they are our media sponsor for this event.

UK Airsports are the UK importers for GIN gliders and have supported this event from the start.

  • Camping Vall d’Ager is the main campsite and venue for this year’s event. Their campsite is ideally located (right next to the landing field!!)  They have a great campsite, with camping slots and bungalows for rent.  The campsite owner says he loves the GIN Wide Open more than any other competition because the pilots are friendlier and more fun!  “Sí senyor. És cert!”

  • Ara Lleida is the Regional Tourist Board for the province of Lleida and are a key sponsor for this event. Visit their website to learn more about the region.