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Sky Gaia 2

Sky Gaia 2: EN-A beginners’ paraglider

Sky have released the Gaia 2, an EN-A wing for paragliding schools and new pilots. They say it’s safe, intuitive, fun and affordable

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Niviuk Peak 5

Niviuk Peak 5: EN-D 2-liner

Niviuk have released the Peak 5, their high-performance EN-D two-liner for experienced cross-country and competition pilots

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Supair Leaf 2 Light

Supair Leaf 2 Light: “ultra light adventurer”

Supair have announced a light version of the EN-B Leaf 2. The Leaf 2 Light is their “ultra light adventurer”, and it’s available in four sizes

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Latest issue

Cross Country 207 (Feb/Mar 2020)

In the Northern Hemisphere, at least, midwinter has passed, the days are getting longer and the sun – slowly – is pushing ever higher in the sky. But wherever you are, the dawn of 2020 means news plans, new adventures and new goals – and there’s no better place to start dreaming than here, with the latest issue of the world’s best international free flying magazine.

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Current features

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Max Berger paragliding from K2 in July 2019

High altitude: Seventeen minutes on K2

High-altitude mountaineer Max Berger flew from 8,000m on K2 in July 2019. His friend Adi Geisseger tells the story

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Phi Maestro (EN B)

Phi Maestro Review (EN B)

Legendary designer Hannes Papesh has finally unveiled his new high EN B. Marcus King grabs it and runs

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Free*Spee Mini Review

Martin long tries out a lightweight, adjustable speedbar designed for use in pod harnesses

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The Travel Guide

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January / February
Miraflores, Lima, Peru. Photo: Thomas Schwarzer

City Slickers: Lima

In a pleasant grassy city cliff-top park in the Miraflores suburb of Lima, is a paraglider launch. This is true urban flying!

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On glide in Algodonales. Photo: Fred Gustafsson

Guide to Algodonales, Spain

Start or close your season in this paragliding mecca in southern Spain. A good place to finish off your training or learn to thermal

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Wild card, Table Mountain. Photo: Kolesky/Nikon/Red Bull

Guide to Cape Town, South Africa

Scenic flying at the tip of Africa with XC heaven 150km inland

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