PARAFFLE: Win a Special Tandem Paraglider Flight & Support Bridge2Aid!

Flybubble Paragliding have offered a very special tandem paraglider flight double session with aerobatic experience worth £230 as a prize for Bridge2Aid.

Tickets are just £5 each. To enter the prize draw please contact Ian Stuart directly, stating how many tickets you would like: Email:; telephone: 01634 877 497. The draw will take place on Monday 4th April so be quick and buy your tickets now!!!

Bridge2Aid ( is a registered charity operating dental and community development programmes in North West Tanzania. It provides primary dental care and education whilst equipping and training local people as health care professionals. As part of our commitment to the charity we intend to raise a minimum of £12,000 to help fund the refurbishment of the clinic/shelter. Please help us to reach our target; together we can put a smile on someone's face... :-)

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Successful Thermik Trade Fair at Sindelfingen

Successful THERMIK Trade Fair at Sindelfingen

16.02.11 | The THERMIK Trade Fair was the most successful yet with over 3,000 visitors. ADVANCE was there and presented its current range of products.  

The THERMIK Trade Fair was held on the 12th February 2011 in Sindelfingen (DE) after a year’s gap. This was the first time the event has been arranged for February – up to now it had always taken place in December.

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Nova Bion – New Tandem Paraglider

After one year of development we are happy to introduce our new biplace. The wing, wich we called BION was build to attract a big group of pilots. On the one side we were aming at commercial tandem pilots who are mainly interested in maximum durability and a very reliable flight- and launch behaviour. The huge weight range (115-230kg) allows to stay within the certified weight range with any pilot.

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Boomerang 8 ready to order!

Game on!

The Boomerang 8 has already proved to be the wing to beat in 2011. Over the winter, we've been flying around 10 protos which have consistently placed in the top 3 at most recent comps, including overall victory at the 2011 PWC Colombia.

We've made further improvements still to the final version, which will go into production at the end of March.

The main features of the Boomerang 8 are stability at speed, climbing ability and all-round comfort for this class of wing.

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Jamie Messenger wins the Russian XC Open!

Over 50 pilots, including a strong group from Korea, took part in the Russian XC Cup, the first ever Russian Open in Nepal. Five out of five tasks were flown, with the first two kept short due to overdevelopment. Jamie Messenger won the first four tasks, to win overall. First place in the serial class was Masoud Mehrakizadeh from Iran on a Boomerang GTO.

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Skywalk MESCAL3: Feedback & Info

The new fun cruiser MESCAL3...
Our new fun cruiser MESCAL3 has gotten the best feedback from the flight schools who have been able to test this novice wing. In relation to this, we would like to pass on some additional information on the construction.

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South Africa Paragliding Trip :: 12-26 February 2011


This paragliding trip will be an ideal getaway from the UK in February 2011, aimed at new pilots who want to build up their AIRTIME and general flying experience, and also all paraglider pilots - whatever their level - looking for relaxed coastal soaring and to escape winter in the northern hemisphere.

We will be running two weeks worth of paragliding trips to South Africa. You can book the first, second or both weeks!

Week One: Saturday 12th to Saturday 19th
Week Two: Saturday 19th to Saturday 26th
Both Weeks: Saturday 12th to Saturday 26th February 2011

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