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XCTracer Mini III GPS

XC Tracer Mini III GPS

XC Tracer say their latest flight instrument, the Mini III GPS, is functionally similar to the Mini II but has a louder vario tone

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U-Turn Morpheus NG

U-Turn Morpheus NG freestyle wing

U-Turn’s Morpheus beginners’ freestyle/acro wing has been revamped and re-released: now we have the Morpheus NG (Next Generation)

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Gin safety notice

Safety notice: Gin Verso3 / Gingo Airlite4

Gin have released a safety notice affecting some Verso3 and Gingo Airlite4 harnesses, whose reserve handles may be too short

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Latest issue

Cross Country 206 (Dec/Jan 2020)

Big things in paragliding are hard won. You need to hone your skills and understand your kit and the environment in which you are flying. This issue, we explore the details that can really give your flying the edge

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Current features

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Dudek Run&Fly Review

This single-skin paraglider weighs less than 1kg. Charlie King takes it for a run

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Skytraxx 2.1

Skytraxx 2.1 review

Marcus King tests the Skytraxx’s 2.1, a lightweight and simple yet fully-specced cross country GPS/vario

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Ozone Mantra M7

Ozone Mantra M7 review (EN D)

Hugh Miller flies Ozone’s Mantra M7, their latest three-liner EN-D, which fills the gap between the Delta 3 and the Zeno

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The Travel Guide

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Carrancas, Brazil

Never Ending Summer: Carrancas

Carrancas is a small touristic town in the heart of Minas Gerais state. It is the perfect spot to enjoy a nice weekend trip immersed in nature

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Rio de Janeiro. Photo: Nader Couri

City slickers: Rio de Janeiro

Justifiably famous, the ramp at Pedra Bonita, Rio de Janeiro sees 200 tandem hang glider launches a day in high season

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Looking across the main ridge of Bassano with the village of Semonzo below it. Photo: Kelly Farina

Guide to Bassano, Italy

Bassano del Grappa, on the southern edge of the Alps, is often protected from bad weather. With its big grassy launches and huge landing fields it’s a great option for spring or autumn flying

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