ICARNAVAL , masquerade contest

The Coupe Icare Masquerade Contest is open to all hang glider and paraglider pilots.
Costumed flights are scheduled Saturday at 11:00 (or Sunday in case of poor weather).
Repeat-round of masquerade flights and prize giving will take place Sunday at 11:00


All registrations are online on the site www.coupe-icare.org.

There is no cost to register which will be validated once all mandatory fields are completed and after providing an electronic copy (*.jpg, *.pdf,…) of a certificate showing civil responsibility insurance covering free flying activities. For pilots insured with the FFVL, this document can be downloaded via the website https://intranet.ffvl.fr/.  
Don't forget to come for collect your registration pack at the Entrance to the Salon Icare Expo in from Wednesday September 19th until Friday evening.  Your flight number to be worn during the demonstration will be distributed during the pilot briefing on Saturday morning.
Prior to September 19th, if you need help registering you can contact us : info@coupe-icare.org

Inscriptions will close on Friday, September 20th at 7:00 pm

All participating pilots are obliged to attend the pilot briefings Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 on the launch "carpet".





In 2019, the Coupe Icare is paying homage to Leonardo da Vinci.

One category will be reserved for "Leonardesques" disguises !

Download the regulations

icarnaval reglement 2019 GB.pdf


There will be 20 000 euros worth of Prizes for costume paraglider and hangglider pilots:

* 1 wing Dudek Paragliders - Universal 1.1, 25.5m2 ; wings with the colors of the Coupe Icare, in partnership with Printed Wings, Porcher Sport, Dudek Paragliders and Edelrid
* 1 Alti-vario gps  Sys’Evolution from Syride for a value of 649€
* 10 alti-vario gps  Sys’Nav from Syride for a value of 399€
*  20 micro-vario Sys One V3 from Syride for a value of 69€
* 5 seat harnesses : Strings NEO for a value of 330€
* 5 seat harnesses : Kinder from Supair for a value of 300€
* 10 pairs of heated gloves from So Diffusion  for a value of 190€
* 10 pairs of Salomon shoes for a value of 125€
* 10 BD "Parapente" from Jean-Paul Budillon
* 10 books "Les Visiteurs du ciel" from Hubert Aupetit
* 20 books "La Fabuleuse histoire de la Coupe Icare"
* 6 subscriptions for 6 months to Parapente + or Paramoteur magazine (winner’s choice)
* 3 subscriptions (combined printed and digital) for 1 year and 7 digital subscriptions to Cross Country magazine
* 100 Coupe Icare stainless steel mugs

Also : a Coupe Icare bag and Crédit Agricole knapsack for every participant. 

The Chinese Coupe Icare officials will offer their own set of prizes, namely invitation to the next 2020 edition of the Coupe Icare in China.

For the renowned Costumed Flight Contest, the Isère Département will attribute the Alpes Is(h)ere awards, related to the theme of Léonard de Vinci:
*1st prize: 1  Sys’Evolution (Syride)  + 1 weekend for 2  & 1 meal for  2 at Château de Pâquier / Lac de Notre-Dame de Commiers
* 2ndprize: A thrilling sleigh ride pulled by huskies in the Vercors for 2 people
* 3rd prize : 1 basket of typcial Is(h)ere products