|High in a kite: The Việt Nam Paragliding Open Championship will start on November 25 in Chương Mỹ District, Hà Nội. — Photo baotintuc.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The Việt Nam Paragliding Open Championship will begin on November 25 at Bù Hill, Nam Phương Tiến B Commune, Chương Mỹ District in Hà Nội.
The event will attract about 80 paragliders from Việt Nam, Thailand, Laos, France and South Korea.
They will only compete in one category — accurate landing.
The two-day event has been co-organised by the National Sports Administration, municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Hà Nội Paragliding Club and Hà Nội Vietwings Paragliding Club.
It is the first time the event will be held in the capital. Earlier, it was held in the northern mountainous provinces. — VNS