fbpx

The latest news

See all the news
Ozone Solos Lite

Ozone Solos Lite paraglider harness

Ozone’s new ultralight reversible paraglider harness, the Solos Lite, weighs just 2.3kg in the M size including inflatable back protection

Read more
FAI Young Artist 2020

FAI Young Artist winners 2020

The FAI have announced the winners of their 2020 Young Artist competition, whose theme was ‘Flying yesterday and Tomorrow’. 

Read more
Skywalk Pepper Cross Light

Skywalk Pepper Cross Light rescue

Skywalk’s Pepper Cross Light reserve parachute now comes in two additional sizes – now five in total for all-up weights of 55-225kg

Read more

Latest issue

Cross Country 212 (August 2020)

Franck Simonnet made a childhood dream come true when he flew the Sahara Desert in Algeria. Here’s what else is in the August issue

Read More

Features

View more articles
Paramotoring in Algeria. Photo: Franck Simonnet

Cross Country 212: August 2020

Franck Simonnet made a childhood dream come true when he flew the Sahara Desert in Algeria. Here’s what else is in the August issue

Read more
Ben Abruzzo Shoulder strengthening for paragliding

How to improve your shoulder strength for paragliding

Personal trainer Ben Abruzzo shows us how to improve your shoulder strength for paragliding and free flight

Read more
Thermalling

How to climb better in a thermal – every time

Here are my top tips on how to climb better – the single most important part of flying.

Read more

Skills and learning

View more articles
how to deal with shoulder pain

Paragliding Tips: How to deal with shoulder pain

Physiotherapist Toby Clifford investigates a common complaint among hang glider and paraglider pilots and suggests some solutions

Read more
Thermalling

How to climb better in a thermal – every time

Here are my top tips on how to climb better – the single most important part of flying.

Read more
Jocky Sanderson. Photo: Marcus King

Jocky Sanderson’s new YouTube channel

Paragliding SIV guru Jocky Sanderson has launched a new YouTube channel, featuring many of his clips from his famous training videos

Read more

Reviews

View more reviews
Two chest-harness straps, pockets for water bottles

AirDesign hike-and-fly Trail backpack review

AirDesign’s Hike-and-Fly Trail backpack is a specialist product designed to fulfil the needs of the hike-and-fly or adventure-racing pilot. We test it out.

Read more
Niviuk Skin 3 P

Niviuk Skin 3 P review (EN B single skin)

Niviuk’s latest single-surface paraglider, the 3 P, shows just how much single-skin technology has improved, says Marcus King

Read more
Mac Para Eden 7

Mac Para Eden 7 review (EN B)

Dream machine: Mac Para’s latest EN B+, the Eden 7, scores well in comfort, security, performance and feel, says Marcus King

Read more

Subscribe and never miss an issue

 

Subscribe now and also enjoy the following:

  • Ten issues per year delivered in high quality print, Zinio digital – or both
  • A 100+ page Travel Guide to the world’s most exciting flying locales
  • Subscribers’ Prize Draws: twice a year, a lucky subscriber wins a new wing of their choice
  • Plus exclusive discount vouchers for books and products

Digital edition

From
£2.59
per month

  • Ten packed issues delivered via Zinio
  • Travel Guide with the Feb/March issue each year
  • Read offline on iPad, laptop or phone
  • Exactly the same magazines as print

Print edition

From
£4.19
per month

  • Ten packed issues airmailed to you
  • Travel Guide with the Feb/March issue each year
  • Perfect-bound journals, high quality production
  • Chance to win two new wings in exclusive draws

Print and digital

From
£4.79
per month

  • All the benefits of print and digital!
  • Plus exclusive discount vouchers for books and products
SIGN UP FOR OUR INFORMATIVE NEWSLETTERS
SIGN ME UP