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Paragliding Pre-World Cup in Pokhara


The Paragliding Pre-World Cup is going to be held from February 27 in Pokhara.

The event is organised by Nepal Air Sports Association (NASA), Pokhara. The main objective of this week-long competition is to promote tourism through entertaining and adventure sports.

A total 150 paragliding pilots from 35 countries including Nepal will take part in the competition.

The participating pilots will fly from Sarangkot of Pokhara and land on the shore of the Phewa Lake.

The competition is estimated to cost around Rs 5.68 million which is funded by  the NASA, Nepal Tourism Board and the participants.