‘Don’t fly in the rain’ is something we learn from day one. And with big leaps in design in paragliders and paramotor wings, that advice is more relevant than ever. We find out why things really can get slippery when wet.
Mastering Paragliding by Kelly Farina, and published by Cross Country Magazine, has been reviewed by US paragliding legend Josh Cohn in the USA’s national association magazine. Writing in Hang Gliding and Paragliding Magazine, Josh said: ‘I wish I’d had this book when I’d started flying XC, especially when I first flew in the Alps.’ He […]
“After our first morning in the air, I ask Kelly what he thinks of my body position. ‘It’s alright,’ he replies. ‘Lean in more, put your nose right in line with the inside riser.’ Later that day I try out some circles, my new body position in mind. Wow, I think, as the glider locks-in […]