Advance have announced a revolutionary new lightweight paragliding pod harness based on Chrigel Maurer’s X-Alps winning harness. The LIGHTNESS (A.K.A. Impress Hike) is due for release in May 2010...
11.12.09 | Ramon Morillas reaches a height of 7808m in the Karakorum on a SIGMA 7. This World Altitude Record should shortly be ratified by the FAI.
We're organising a new series of paragliding trips and courses abroad for all paraglider pilots looking to improve their flying skills whilst gaining AIRTIME! These exclusive trips will provide expert instruction, thermalling and XC mentoring from the Flybubble Team. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity!
Expert paragliding guidance, thermalling instruction and cross country coaching with Carlo Borsattino, Chief Flying Instructor of Flybubble Paragliding.
Two unique one-week* paragliding thermalling and XC courses run by Carlo Borsattino, based (this time) in Algodonales - renowned for being the paragliding "Mecca" of Andalucia in Southern Spain - working together with local, English speaking paragliding experts.
Have fun, learn loads, improve your flying, hone your thermalling skills, expand your XC horizons - in the sky of the magnificent Griffon Vulture!
Dates: Friday 06/11/2009 to Sunday 22/11/2009
* If you can't do a full week (i.e. you'd like to do a long weekend) then we should be able to accommodate you for this. Contact us for more details.
- Congratulations to our paragliding students who've achieved their BHPA Elementary Pilot (EP) and BHPA Club Pilot (CP) ratings with us recently... September and October were great months for paragliding training in the south of England - as they often seem...
- After getting a lucky climb from out front of the E/SE face of The Blorenge, I eventually topped out at approx 3500ft ASL just behind T/O. Considering various wind/weather factors, I decided to attempt an Out-and-Return (O&R) and/or Triangle XC...
One week paragliding trip to Greece, 6 days of guided flying.
Dates: Sunday 12th - Sunday 19th April 2009
Flying in and around the Mount Olympus area of northern Greece.
8 fantastic flying sites covering 15 take-offs for all wind directions!
Paragliding guidance by Carlo Borsattino
BHPA Chief Flying Instructor of Flybubble Paragliding
Working with local expert, FAI certified, English speaking instructors.
See pilot feedback and photos from a previous trip to Mount Olympus, Greece.
- A hang gliding friend of mine had been pestering me for years to give it a go but lugging 60kg of kit up a hill never appealed!...Flybubble Paragliding Course Review by Oliver Rodbard I signed up for a two day...
Flybubble's Carlo Borsattino recounts a cross country flight by paraglider from Devils Dyke to Hythe in Kent and gives insights into how this flight was done.
- We will be flying near Mount Olympus, the mythical Mountain of Gods, and the Aegean Sea...General Information We will be flying near Mount Olympus, mythical Mountain of Gods, and the Aegean Sea. The area is perfect for improving your general...