Ailsa McMillan flew 286km at 95kph on the final day of WWGC 2017 and finished the championships in 5th place. Alisa, 23 years old, won three of the 12 flying days in the competition, showing her great potential as a competition pilot. She will go on to fly in the Junior WGC in Lithuania in July with team members Dylan Lampard and Reuben Lane.
Claire Scutter finished in 17th place and Jenny Ganderton in 18th position.
Congratulations to the three Australian pilots for an outstanding performance at World Championship level.
The next Women's World Gliding Championships will be held at Lake Keepit in 2019.