Paragliding World Champion Honorin Hamard flew an incredible 342km through the French Alps on Saturday 21 May. Flying an Enzo 2 he took off from Gourdon in sight of the Mediterranean, and landed 11 hours later on the shores of Lake Geveva in Switzerland.
Honorin Hamard and Yael Margelisch won the Ecuador round of the 2017 PWC tour, which finished on Saturday 4th November after three tasks. The three tasks were 60.8km, 67.5km and 62.6km distances, with plenty of technical flying required under cloudy and humid conditions with low cloudbases at Guayaquil. All that remains now for the 2017 […]
At just 25, Honorin Hamard is the one pilot to rule them all. The current World and European Paragliding Champion capped an amazing season by winning the XContest online XC league by a margin of over 300 points. We got an audience with the champion’s champion himself. See what’s in the rest of Issue 175
Task 8 on Friday 19 August 2016 at the European Paragliding Championships in Krushevo was a short, tight 71km race to goal. Joachim Oberhauser (IT) won the day, crossing the line first only seconds ahead of Xevi Bonet (ES) and Julien Wirtz (FR) who were tied for second place. Only nine points separated the top […]