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Ruhmer takes Gold at 2022 Class 2 World Championships

Manfred Ruhmer proved he is still the hang gliding master, when he took Gold in the 21st FAI World Hang Gliding Class 2 Championships in France last week

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Paragliding World Cup: 30th Anniversary Quiz

How much do you know about the Paragliding World Cup? Test your knowledge with their 30th anniversary quiz, and win a Cross Country goody bag worth €150!

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France dominate European Paragliding Championships 2022

Luc Armant won the overall title and Méryl Delferrière won the women’s title. Maxime Pinot slipped to second place and took silver

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Latest issue

Cross Country 233 (September 2022)

Enter the fantastical world of flying in the Karakoram with the latest issue of Cross Country Magazine

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Features

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Watch Pierre Carter launch from Everest’s South Col

Watch Pierre Carter paraglide from the South Col of Everest at nearly 8,000m in this exclusive video shot by Samir Jung Thapa

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Paragliding above the Matterhorn

Christian Walder took advantage of excellent conditions in the Alps in July and successfully soared above the summit of the Matterhorn

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Sylvestre Camp: Exploring the Transamazonica from above

Sylvestre Campe is a Brazilian filmmaker who has turned his eye to the Amazon, exploring and filming the 4,000km long Trans-Amazonia Highway from the air

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Skills and learning

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How to Deal with Valley Winds

Caught out by the valley wind? Here are some tips to help you get down safely – hopefully without being blown back

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Flying in the Lee

Flying in the lee is commonplace for cross-country pilots, but there are a few things you should consider before diving in

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‘Fly 50km or Bust!’

Flying 50k is a landmark achievement in a new pilot’s cross-country career, but it can seem elusive at first. Nigel Page explains how to make it happen

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Reviews

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Kortel Kolibri Evo Review: vol-biv pod harness

The Kortel Kolibri Evo is a dedicated vol-bivouac paragliding harness and an updated version of the original Kolibri. Marcus King tried it out

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Apco AirXtreme JetCom helmet Review

The AirExtreme Jetcom is Apco’s new lightweight helmet for both paragliding and PPG. We tested it

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Davinci Hula review: lightweight EN-A

Just another EN-A hike-and-fly wing? With some intriguing design features, maybe not, says Marcus King

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