Remi Pickett (Flybubble Team Pilot)

Remi Pickett is an experienced pilot from the Avon area. He enjoys flying of any kind but especially enjoys the challenges of paragliding competition.

For me it’s all about the emotion and the state of mind.

Club: Avon

Flying Since: 2007

Total Hours Flown: lots!

Best Distance: 150k

Best Flight: A wild and booming cross country deep in the Alps by myself.

Favourite Site (World): So many! Over the back in Bir was particularly memorable.

Favourite Site (UK): There are so many great sites in the UK that I use as XC launch pads, but my favourite hill to stay on would have to be Pandy.

Wing: currently Niviuk Icepeak 7, soon to be Ozone Zeno.😀

Harness: Woody Valley XR7

Reserve: Gin Yeti Cross / Independence light weight

Instruments: Flymaster Live, kobo, phone

Other kit: lots of windsurfers, surfboards and now unused heaps of climbing kit!

Goal: To progress injury free and enjoy the sport for many years to come.