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Monday, June 1, 2020
Nuestros patrocinadores.

Aaron Durogati, PWC champion 2016: “I want to win the PWC once more!”

The Italian athlete and Gin Gliders test pilot took the 2016 title of the top paragliding competition circuit in Governador Valadares, Brazil, at the end of January 2017, where he became the first competitor to ever win the PWC...

Paragliding from Aconcagua, 7000m: “Our objective was to have fun in the descent!”

On the 15th of February 2019, two paragliders were soaring above the Horcones Valley that leads to Aconcagua. The Czech Gabriel Mazur and his French buddy Jean-Baptiste Chandesris completed the ascent of the highest summit of Americas and paraglided down from it. This expedition for them was a preparation for higher objectives in the Himalayas. I was lucky to meet with Gabriel in Mendoza, Argentina, where he told me about his flight from one of the seven summits

Coupe Icare news: Advance Impress 4 harness

We bring you a detailed report from Daniel Crespo in video format on the Impress 4, the long awaited new high performance XC harness of the Swiss brand that was introduced as preview in the last Coupe Icare in France.

Why you should never wet your reserve, unless it is made of special fabric

- Is there an issue with reserve parachutes that get wet? Yes – however not on every reserve. But there is definitely a big issue with certain fabrics and also lines. As a...

Coupe Icare News: Gin Genie Lite 3 harness and reserve Yeti UL

Gin gave us an insight into their new cocoon harness, which will be for sale at the end of October. It includes new materials for an improved design and lighter weight. And their new reserve weighing less than 1 kg, the Yeti UL.

Awesome Monumental Acro at FIA El Yelmo in Spain!

The fifth edition of this unique acrobatic show enjoyed unbeatable conditions for flying yesterday, Friday June 3rd, at the medieval castle of Segura de la Sierra, in Jaen (Andalusia). More than 15 top pilots took advantage of them to...

Open your mind – If it is flyable, then FLY!

As I approached launch in the car the clouds increased and the sky became dark and 100% cloud cover spread a vast shadow on the ground. It was cold, very cold and deep snow lay under foot on the walk...

UP Kibo 2, a safe paraglider of surprising performance

UP's new progression paraglider Kibo 2 is an accessible, safe, easy-to-fly, fun EN B paraglider with amazing performance. https://youtu.be/SVer8G7Wy10 This model from UP has flat aspect ratio of 5.3, and 4.3 projected. It has 53 cells and it is available in...

Magic and color filled a brilliant 45th Coupe Icare

With high temperatures and the sun shining during the 4 days -with only a few moments of clouds and rain on Friday- the largest event dedicated to our sports in the world, the Coupe Icare, deployed all its splendor...

XXV edition of El Hierro International paragliding meeting.

Between the 28th of May and the 2nd of June around 120 paragliding pilots and their companions got together one more year in El Hierro, to enjoy the island, its sky, and everything the Club Guelillas had prepared for such an especial edition.

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