Jul 09 2020
US Nationals/Women's Nationals Postponed

PRESS RELEASE - July 9, 2020

 

The organizers of Old West Balloon Fest, the Great Pershing Balloon Derby, Balloon Federation of America, and the Hot Air Competition Division have worked closely [ ... ]

May 10 2020
2020 HACD Special Election

HACD Members,

 

The HACD board would like to encourage you to vote as a part of a special election dealing with bylaw changes for the HACD. The possible bylaw changes deal with two issues. [ ... ]

Apr 07 2020
2020 Simplified Rules Posted

The BFA's Hot Air Competition Division (HACD) has released the 2020 version of the Simplified Rules.

 

These competition rules are used by events desiring to submit scores to be included  [ ... ]

Feb 16 2020

Happy New Year

Best wishes for a safe and prosperous 2020 from the HACD Board. 

 

The 2020 Rules, Regulations, Policies and Procedures are now available for downloading. You can find the [ ... ]

Jan 28 2020

“The Spirit of Annie Award”

The “Spirit of Annie” award, established by the Northeast Ohio Balloon Pilots Association in memory of a very special observer, Annie Pryne, will be awarded whenev [ ... ]

Jan 27 2020
BFA Junior Nationals - Young Guns 2020

LONGVIEW, TEXAS – A first-time event attached to one of the premiere balloon competitions is growing to more than twice its size this year and is looking for young and new-to-the-sport balloon pilot [ ... ]

Oct 17 2019

Agenda for HACD October Teleconference

Aug 12 2019
Follow the US Nationals

The US National Championship has started in Scotts Bluff County, NE.  The event includes two days of practice flights and six days of competition with nine potential flight opportunities.&nb [ ... ]

Jun 06 2019

Here is the Women’s Nationals pilot list and banner numbers for 2019.

 

101 Cheri White              Austin, TX 102 Kelli Keller        [ ... ]

May 21 2019
2019 Simplified Rules Posted

The BFA's Hot Air Competition Division (HACD) has released the 2019 version buycialisonlineworldwidestore.com of the Simplified Rules.

 

These competition rules are used by events desiring to  [ ... ]

May 11 2019
US Nationals Prize Fund Annouced


US Nationals Prize Fund

 

Scottsbluff, NE

The available prize fund of $30,000 guarantees each pilot a minimum of $375 and is broken down as follows:

 

$10,000: $200 gift card per pi [ ... ]

May 04 2019
RPS Balloon contributes Women's Nationals Prize

Attention Women’s US National Hot Air Balloon Championship Competitors!

RPS Balloon has generously donated $1,500 to create a prize fund for the Women’s National Championship.  Don’t de [ ... ]

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