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‘It’s all about mental strength’ – Nova Team pilots discuss flying XC

Thursday 9 May, 2013
'Mentally strong' Mike Kung gets ready to go. Photo: Nova

‘Mentally strong’ Mike Kung gets ready to go. Photo: Nova

The Nova Pilots team blog has posted an interesting Q&A with some of their top pilots. It’s about mental strength and cross country flying.

It was sparked by a comment along the lines of “It’s all a head game anyway,” which we sort of agree with here at Cross Country magazine.

Wolfgang Bernhard is typical:

“In my opinion the essence that separates good from outstanding XC pilots is mental strength.”

But there are lots of different viewpoints.

Check out the full article about ‘preparation and attitude’ here.


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