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.
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.