Paragliding World Cup Superfinal 2012: Aaron Durogati Wins

Aaron Durogati celebrates in Colombia after winning the PWCA Superfinal 2012. Photo: Aaron Durogati / Facebook

Aaron Durogati celebrates in Colombia after winning the PWCA Superfinal 2012. Photo: Aaron Durogati / Facebook

Aaron Durogati (IT) won the 2012 PWCA Superfinal in Colombia following the final task on Saturday 26 January. He beat Michael Maurer (CH) into second place by 30 points over nine tasks. A mere five points behind Michael was Russell Ogden (UK), who came third.


Aaron Durogati, interviewed by PWCA TV

Both Aaron and Michael were on the new Gin Boomerang 9 while Russell was on an Ozone Enzo. The win marked Gin’s return to top-level performance after several seasons of dominance by the Ozone Enzo.

In the women, Nicole Fedele (IT, Icepeak 6) took first place, with Laurie Genovese (FR, Icepeak 6) and Keiko Hiraki (Enzo) in second and third.


Nicole Fedele, interviewed by PWCA TV

In Nations it was Switzerland, Italy, France in 1, 2, 3. In Teams, it was Gin, Cross Country Magazine and Spaelti.


Party time in Rolda, Colombia.

Congratulations to the winners, pilots, organisers and volunteers in Colombia for a great competition.

Full results here.

Read more about Aaron, who is to take part in this year’s Red Bull X-Alps here.


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