Lithuanians in the News
1st November 2015
|Lithuanian Junior Gliding Team to Compete in Australia|
Members of the Lithuanian Junior Gliding Team in Lithuania.
Photo courtesy juniorgliding.lt
They team members are Joris Vainius, Marius Pluščauskas, Ringaudas Kikalas, Ignas Bitinaitis, Laurynas Šupinys and team captain, Karolis Mikalauskas. The youngest, Laurynas, is 17 years old while the oldest, Marius, is 24. Between them they have over 3500 hours of flying time and several of them have competed in previous Junior World Gliding Championships and open World Gliding Championships.
The Lithuanian Junior Gliding Team members have achieved good results in previous competitions and are expecting to succeed in Australia. In Australia the championship will be held over flat areas, just as in Lithuania, whereas many other competing pilots have been competing in mountainous areas.
All Australian Lithuanians wish the Lithuanian Junior Gliding Team every success!
Facebook: www.facebook.com/LithuanianGlidingTeam About the team: http://juniorgliding.lt/komanda/
About Junior World Gliding Championships: http://www.jwgc2015.com/.
About possible assistance to the team - please go to Announcements on this website