kitesurfa's blog

Dec 29 2011

Santa Goes Speed-Flying

Santa goes Speed-Flying for a bit of fun on Pendle Hill (UK) in some "undesirable" 37mph gusty winds on Christmas Eve.
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Dec 06 2011

Joe Stone - First Summer video

Over this past summer Joe has been out using his GoPro camera to film the different recreational activities he has been able get into after the speed flying accident that left him a quadriplegic.  read more »



Nov 06 2011

ProEx-Adventure

Just launched - New Online extreme sports and adventure blog/magazine dedicated to all extreme sports...  read more »



Oct 30 2011

Dolomites Flying - Help Stop Ban

The President of the Italian Paragliding and Hang Gliding Association, Luca Basso, addressed an urgent appeal to all European air sports organizations.  read more »



Oct 23 2011

Antoine Montant dies base jumping

Antoine Montant, 3 year SpeedFlyingPro Champion was killed 22nd October 2011 while base jumping in France...  read more »



Oct 15 2011

Stolen Moments #2 - Jérome Maupoint

Jérome Maupoint's new book Stolen Moments #2 is now available  - a selection of more than 200 Free-flying photographic images.  read more »



Aug 24 2011

Joe Stone - One Year on

A year after a spinal chord injury on Mount Jumbo, outdoor thrill-seeker Joe Stone can still get up the trail. But now he has to use a hand-powered bike and is now working on documentry "Project Life Flight"

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Jun 06 2011

17way SpeedGlider Launch - a UK record

 UK's 21st LCC 2011 Paragliding event witnessed the first 17-way SpeedGlider launch. 

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May 30 2011

Brake Swivel Safety Notice

Ozone have just posted the following Safety Notice on their website

Brake Swivel Notice:
We have stopped using brake line swivels because some pilots have noticed the potential for certain swivels to wear through the brake line....



May 01 2011

Gin wins in 2011

The GIN Speed Team took part in all major events this winter, comps and boogies…And won them all!  read more »