Arnold Castro is an Argentinian pilot who´s been competing for only 2 years and has already stood on multiple podiums, in 2019 with his EN B. This pilot plans his progression to the highest category without hurries, because like he says ¨the good thing about paragliding is that age is not a limitation¨. In this short interview, he shares with us some tips to get started in competitions and make the most out of it.
The new wing in NOVA’s catalog proposes an agile and versatile behavior, to enjoy from the first flights until much later on. They also introduce their new reversible harness with a high-capacity detachable backpack.
The Korean brand is launching a new lightweight model, aimed at XC flights, which promises easy handling and good performance for long flights and hike&fly lovers. They define it as "agile and electrifying".
A safety issue has been detected in the reserve handle of the first units of these models. Find here if yours is affected and how to solve it.
In tune with the growing climb & fly demands of the market, Nova launches Bantam, their latest double skin, extra light, mini paraglider. This is the lightest non-single-skin flying miniwing as of October 2019. With a weight of only 1.65 kg, 33 cells and less than 4 meter lines, Bantam was designed for experienced climb and fly expeditions.
Everything started in Bir Billing. India is a new country for me: Despite having traveled all around the world, I still didn't know these mountains and valleys, this culture and these people. For me...
We conducted a deep test of the tandem wing designed by Bruce Goldsmith, the colorful proposal that stands out for its easy handling and intuitive and pleasant command which will surely be appreciated by professional pilots. Here are our detailed impressions of the new wing.