until the start of the competition, scheduled for September, 8, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. local time
IN FRIBOURG IN SWITZERLAND FROM 8 TO 10 SEPTEMBER 2017
Experience the celebration and the race in a unique way–sign up to volunteer!
We are looking for more than 600 people ready to help out on the weekend of September 8–10. We need your help, your skills and your enthusiasm in order to organize this event in the best possible way!
A look back at the presentation of Gordon Bennett Fribourg 2017 at Palais Fédéral in Bern in the presence of Federal Councillor Guy Parmelin, members of the Federal Assembly and Swiss teams participating in the race.
In 100 days, the Gordon Bennett Aeronautical World Cup for gas balloons will take off from the airfield in Gruyères. This international competition brings together 22 teams from 13 different countries for a race which promises to be most exciting.