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Monday, June 1, 2020
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UP presents new EN B glider Kibo 2

UP presents the Kibo 2 as a calmer and easier to fly paraglider than its predecessor thanks to a set of improvements for increased passive safety and feedback. Their new B hybrid three liner promises a high level of comfort and reliability combined with a decent performance and a more agile handling.

Safety warning: Quick-Out carabiners.

Finsterwalder-Charly publishes a warning about their quick release Quick-Out carabiners. Some units have have been produced with faults.

Paraglider review: Nova Sector, accessible EN C

We tested in detail the Nova Sector, a XC oriented EN C glider with moderate aspect ratio, which stands out for its ease of use and amazing performance

Mac Para Elan 2: Stressless performance at the top of the Sport Class.

Ojovolador's complete review of the Elan 2, an EN C paraglider aimed at stress-free performance, which offers an effective and sporty handling, as well as good comfort in flight

Marcella Uchoa, 411 km: “There is no greater connection to nature than flying the...

Interview to Brazilian pilot Marcella Uchoa, who beat 3 paragliding world records of distance on a 411 km flight in the north-east of his country, last October. Made by the FAI team, in this interview Marcella reveals details of his preparation and the difficulties and rewards of flying long distances.

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...
Tim Alongi en Acro Game 2018. Foto: Laurent Merle

Tim Alongi, Winner and Best Trick of Acro Game 2018

On August 3rd and 4th, the world acro elite gathered in Organya (Catalonia, Spain) to celebrate a new edition of their very own impressive game, the Acro Game. After a fierce battle to perform the most technical acro manoeuvres...

UP Meru: A new Star for the Serial Class

UP’s first 2-line Serial class glider, the Meru, has aspect ratio of 6.9 points (5.3 projected) and 84 cells; it is aimed at ambitious XC flights and competition in its category. This new model wants to find its niche...
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Video: Accidental deployment, by BruceTube

Former World Champion and designer Bruce Goldsmith runs his own paraglider brand, "Bruce Goldsmith Design" or BGD, and also shares paragliding tips on his video channel "Brucetube", oriented to help pilots fly better and safer. In the fifth episode...

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...

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