Author Archives for xadmin
January 1, 2022 7:40 pm
Sun, Wind, and a paraglider mounted camera made for some amazing views of the California coastline on New Years Eve 2021.
April 5, 2020 4:33 pm
It’s spring time on the Central Coast of California. The tidepools are blue, and the winds are steady. Some how, we will go through this.
February 6, 2020 9:07 pm
Cade Palmer shows us how it’s done.
January 14, 2020 5:53 am
There's a better, easier, and safer ridge soaring option for Big Sur's common NNW winds. Here's a guide to that site with maps and video.
July 14, 2019 8:15 pm
Paragliding from Marina California to Sand City and back.
January 7, 2019 5:41 pm
"I felt like a first time pilot all over again." Sure beats hiking to the top!
January 1, 2019 7:49 pm
Here is a beautiful day at the beach with the members of the San Luis Obispo Soaring Association [2 videos].
October 8, 2018 3:33 am
You can clearly see the successful booster separation in these these photos of the SpaceX launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base. The pictures were taken Sunday night from over 100 miles away
September 26, 2018 4:12 pm
Will Smith Bungee Jumps Into the Grand Canyon on his 50th Birthday
September 19, 2018 5:03 am
Chase Reinford shows us his craziest base jumps and cliff dives of 2017
September 18, 2018 11:33 pm
Fun video of Jan Thinoks, from Speedfly Arena, venturing into the forbidden zone for some rad speed wing action
September 18, 2018 1:01 pm
Gravity Industries has developed a real-life Iron Man suit and it actually flys. Watch the videos.
September 12, 2018 9:30 pm
Here is a video of the Copenhagen Swoop Freestyle FAI World Championships in its entirety.
September 12, 2018 5:40 pm
Acrobatic Parachute Pilots form 12 countries will literally descend on San Diego this weekend in a fun event: The Swoop Freestyle FAI World Championships
September 11, 2018 4:44 pm
How do you feel when the U.S. Air Force brings the thunder to a major sporting event?
September 8, 2018 5:21 pm
Claire Mercuriot continues to be competitive in a sport dominated by men. In this video she talks about her experiences flying at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.
September 8, 2018 12:12 am
Roland Brunnbauer seems to defy the laws of physics in this video. Presumably this was shot with a new GoPro Fusion 360 camera.
September 7, 2018 11:56 pm
In this video Roland Brunnbauer gets high with his paramotor and then cuts the engine as he pulls radical acro paragliding stunts the rest of the way down.
September 7, 2018 11:32 pm
Mael Jimenez shows us his acrobatic paragliding skills in these videos. Check out Mael in his element in this video taken in Organya, Spain.
September 7, 2018 10:20 pm
Thomas Schloegl brings us footage from a competition pilots point of view as they try to hit the landing rafts several times. Wait for it.
September 7, 2018 9:52 pm
Egor Posokhin and his paramotor get an ATV ride out to the remote snow covered tundra in Norilsk Russia. The sky couldn't be any clearer and the snowy terrain makes this acro paragliding vid
September 7, 2018 9:02 pm
Here's a video of Andres giving some tandem paragliding flights in Atitlan Guatemala. Fast forward to the 1:15 mark to catch Andres cutting loose during a little 'me time'
September 7, 2018 8:23 pm
Here's a promotional video of Lionel Hercode and friends flying for Niviuk. The paraglider manufacturer put together some great scenic aerial shots of some brand new wings in action.
September 7, 2018 7:33 pm
Here's a video of Cesar Arevalo Urrego and his friend Andres Villamizar doing a hike and fly deep in the Himalayan mountains.
September 7, 2018 4:40 pm
This video shows Acro paragliding pilot Jack Pimblett handling some sketchy launches, including one from a hot air balloon. Don't mind that big wide hole in the side of the balloon Sir.
September 6, 2018 11:41 pm
We found this video of Francois Ragolski flying with acrobatic paraglider pilots Tim Alongi and Martin Schricke over Mount Blanc.
September 6, 2018 11:19 pm
Acro paraglider pilot, Axel Fornasier, earned the #6 spot at The 2018 Acro World Tour. Here's a few videos showing some "casual" flying from Axel.
September 6, 2018 9:29 pm
The Perlan II Glider Plane has been breaking unpowered aircraft altitude records recently. This week they bested 76,000 ft. again shattering their own altitude world record.
September 6, 2018 5:53 pm
Erik Roner reminds us to always bring a shotgun on a balloon ride. Watch him float 8,000 vertical feet in a lawn chair, while attached to 90 weather balloons.
September 6, 2018 4:50 pm
Jean-Baptiste Chandelier is known for incorporating man made structures into his paragliding stunts. In this video ski Jumps, swimming pools, and industrial cranes all get put to good use.
September 6, 2018 1:13 am
Watch the Théo de Blic's acrobatic maneuvers in the French Alps. As Theo de Blic soars over the Saint-Hilaire du Touvet Funicular experience the sights and sounds of paragliding.
September 6, 2018 12:57 am
Tim Alongi finished #4 in The 2018 Acro World Tour. Here's a video of Tim paragliding at this year's AcroGames in Organya, Spain.
September 6, 2018 12:17 am
We had trouble tracking down acro videos of Victor but it looks like the paparazzi caught up with him.
September 5, 2018 11:49 pm
Outside of acrobatic paragliding Raffael is also known for his motorized paragliding skills. This 360 video let's you pan around to control the view as he paramotors over Brazil's beautiful
September 5, 2018 8:49 pm
Base Jumping off the KL Tower in Malaysia is the best thing you will see today. The KL Tower BASE Jump 2017 competition took place in the capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.
September 4, 2018 11:54 pm
Here are the Acro World Tour 2018 final results with videos included. Click a competitor's name for videos.
August 31, 2018 12:07 am
Horacio Llorens claim the top spot in the Acro World Tour 2018 Finals. Here are the videos showing why he is the acro paragliding champ.
August 30, 2018 8:40 pm
Looking like something out of a Tron movie, the Twister Aerobatics Team took to the evening skies at Acro Show 2018.
August 30, 2018 7:13 pm
Why not? Watch this man bungee jumping from a paraglider that was dropped from a hot air balloon.
August 30, 2018 6:35 pm
The Flying Devils are a skydiving school near Lake Geneva, Switzerland. Watch their skydiving performance at the 2018 Acro World Tour.
August 30, 2018 5:40 pm
The Swiss F/A-18 fighter jet shows its prowess as an agile war machine during the 2018 World Acro World Tour and air show.
August 30, 2018 4:39 pm
Sponsored by the World Air Sports Federation, The 2018 Acro World Tour was an air sports show, stunt show, acrobatic paragliding competition, and carnival all combined into one.
August 27, 2018 10:01 pm
In a 12 ft. wide windtunnel with winds reaching up to 150 miles per hour they duke it out in a high energy fit of rage.
August 26, 2018 5:53 pm
Patrick from Fly The Fan cruises low over the central California landscape in his powered paraglider.
August 25, 2018 6:31 am
Paraglider pilot says "faster, faster!" while tethered to truck on a steep winding mountain highway.
August 25, 2018 4:58 am
And who doesn't want to see unicorns falling from the sky.
August 24, 2018 10:40 pm
When it comes to producing amazing paragliding videos Jean-Baptiste Chandelier and his film crew are the undisputed champions.
August 23, 2018 9:11 pm
The Mothership Space Net Penthouse is a spider web-like launching pad for base jumpers and aerial acrobats, and it's is totally insane.
August 23, 2018 5:46 pm
Ozone dealer Daniel Ribas hooks up his Ozone Freeride paraglider to a Parajet Maverick motor and takes it for a test ride. Do you think he likes it?
August 21, 2018 10:39 pm
Opener Inc. has released some videos of their new Blackfly personal aircraft and they look like they came straight out of a Steven Spielberg movie.