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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

4th FAI Pan American Championships, Day 6-T4: The underdog takes the day

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Task 4….what a day! Holy Moly… Second to last day and Baixo Guando finally starts to show its colours.  Gentle, tricky conditions lower down and some nice +3 +4 closer to the clouds.  Rain was almost always somewhere in the...
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6 reasons for visiting FIA El Yelmo 2023.

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It is the most important and fun paragliding event in Spain. There are many good reasons to attend this year, but here we pick the 6 best ones.

Safety warning: Quick-Out carabiners.

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

The PWC 2019 said goodbye at Loma Bola, Argentina

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Canceled with a very short notice, the PWC race scheduled at Valle Bravo, Mexico, Loma Bola organized in its replacement the competition closing the 2019 PWC season.

Coupe Icare in France announces its last 4-day edition

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Less than 10 days from the beginning of the 46th edition of the famous Coupe Icare in France, we bring you the complete schedule of events and activities programed to take place from Sep 19th to the 22nd, 2019 at St Hilaire du Trouvet and Lumbin (French Alps). This will be the last edition of the famous Coupe Icare in 4 day format since the classic world air festival stretches to 8 days as of 2020.

UP Kibo 2, a safe paraglider of surprising performance

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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...

Triple Seven Queen 2 – A High Level Sport EN C wing

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After a year in the market, the Sport class paraglider aimed at experienced pilots from the Valic bros. brand, the Queen 2, has gained recognition among the flying community -in particular within the Sport segment- thanks to its attractive...

New Tandem Reserve from Companion, SQR 220

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With a total weight of only 2.37 kg, the new square-round emergency parachute SQR 220 supports up to 220 kg, offering fast deployment and high pendulum stability thanks to the combined technology of square and round parachutes. https://youtu.be/SYxCuoxBtcg The SQR 220...
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ParaGliding Accuracy World Cup… my experience

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My name is Jimmy Giroux and I am from Quebec, Canada and I am the only representative of my country who joined the Paragliding Accuracy World Cup tour in 2016. I am taking this opportunity to share my path...

Icaro introduces the Gravis 2 (mid EN-B)

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To achieve their objective of a mid EN-B oriented towards XC, the Gravis 2 has been given more cells, and they have modified the structure of those, adding also a shark nose shape to the leading edge. This way...

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