The new Advance FASTPACK BI has been designed as a highly practical fast-packing paraglider bag, for quickly stowing and carrying a full set of tandem paragliding equipment. Due to it's low weight and pack size it can also be used for solo equipment, for those who prefer a more generous-sized bag.Read more
Bivi kit: what worked (and didn’t)
Advance Iota: simple, and lightweight for a standard production glider. Performed well in a wide range of conditions. Next time I’ll get an even lighter wing, it’s really worth it for bivi flying to reduce weight wherever possible.
Kolibri harness: swallowed up all gear and had room to spare.Read more
As a bivi-flying enthusiast, I bought the Kortel Kolibri harness as soon as it was released. At the time, there was no lightweight backpack available from Kortel, so I got the Sup'Air XA13 bag which was light and large enough for compact bivi kit. Unfortunately the materials of the XA13 have not lasted during regular use - it's more of a 'race' bag. So I was excited about the Kolibri Backpack when we spotted it at the Coupe Icare 2014, and now ... it's here!Read more
The Kolibri Backpack is designed for back country adventurers who need a lightweight backpack with good carrying structure and enough volume for bivouac gear. We think Kortel have done a fantastic job!Read more