The Dune du Pyla is one of the most accessible places in the world to fly. The biggest sand dune in Europe it attracts thousands of pilots a year.
Who better to showcase it in all its glory than Tristan Shu, one of the most exciting photographers in the sport of paragliding today.
Working with a team of pilots including Michael Regnier, Baptiste Rousset, David Sougey, Charlie Piccolo, Laurent Garnier and Harold Pluvieux, Tristan captured the energy of the sport and the drama of the Dune in this remarkable set of photographs featured in issue 148 of Cross Country magazine.
With an essay on the Dune by Cross Country editor Ed Ewing and a site guide to explain how and when to fly it, this is the ultimate introduction to the famous Dune du Pyla in France.
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