> June 27th - Due to the poor forecast weather and also due to the condition of the launch site, we have taken the sad but necessary decision to postpone the event this year. It is not out of the question that we may look to reschedule the event in the Autumn months and information will be posted here and on our Facebook page - Facebook.com/ExclusiveBallooning.
More information will be available shortly.
> June 2012 - just one week until this years' Exclusive Cup and the entrants are now online. We've ordered the weather, bagged all the freebie prizes we could and we're now just waiting for people to start arriving.....
> March 2012 and with 100 days to go entries for 2012 are now open. Click submit and fill out the form to bag your space as the event will have limited space this year.
> Program for 2012 - Friday 15th June PM - fun flight. Saturday 16th AM and PM and Sunday 17th AM Exclusive Cup flights. There will be no scheduled Sunday PM flight this year although the facilities will be available for anyone wishing to fly. International pilots can also access weather and briefing info for additional days should they wish to extend their trip.
> November 2011 and the dates for the 5th Exclusive Cup have been confirmed. The event will again run in Gloucestershire but the exact location yet to be confirmed although it will be within the Vale of Berkeley. The dates will be Friday June 15th - Sunday June 17th 2012. More information due soon, entries will open in the new year.
> June 2011 - We have a new champion! Tony Jay is the deserving 2011 Exclusive Cup Champion with Ian Parsons in second and Jon Collett in third. The long distance prize was won by Domonic Bareford, the Model Ballooning champion of 2011 is Ben Alford and the Omega Resourse Precision trophy was awarded to Tony Jay for his drop of 0.73m on Saturday morning. The John William Holly memorial trophy was awarded to Frazer Davey for outstanding improvement in his flying since attending last years' event having only just gained his license.