Archive for August, 2014

Three days of good flying

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Friday flying tandems from Signal hill, flying one of students, Pepe, family from Spain. We had great flights and later on the wind shifted more SW, so we had to do the Lion’s Head hike, a few more tandems and ...

Some epic cloud surfing at Lions head

Friday, August 15th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Arriving at Signal hill a few tandems were flying with the wind a little to side on, not good for new Sports guys to fly. So we headed to Lions head, with a short, but stiff walk, first time for ...

Back to basics, new student John

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

    Back to basics, new student John Hendricks starting paragliding. Flying hang gliders, now taking up Paragliding for light winds and versatility. First day of ground handling John taking to it like a eagle to the skies, learning at art, of ...

Another classic training day at Piketberg

Monday, August 11th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Sunday 10/8/14 early start driving to Piketberg, on arrival the wind was a little strong and a bit gusty for students but for more experienced pilots ok to fly, over the next 45 minutes of waiting, we chatted about different ...

Ground handling and First flights

Saturday, August 9th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

  David Holtz Friday a new student David Holtz, Ground handling and flying, until late, a very good day with others joining us after work, Well done to David Holtz on his first four flights from our training slope, lots more to ...

Tandem training flights Andy Jonker and Jo van Niekerk

Saturday, August 9th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

  After a bit of bad weather we had a break for some good training, off to Hermanus for some Tandem training with Andy Jonker. There were a few solo gliders up enjoying the southerly winds watching the Southern ...

First flights for Chris Baker

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

After a Tandem flight Chris had decided, then a few sessions of ground handling at Dolphin beach and it was time for Chris to do some real flying. Off to our training slope late afternoon, a very light breeze assisting in ...

Flying Hermanus and SLP

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

More flying with students, loving it, getting high, spending hours in the air, enjoying every moment of ground handling and learning lots. WOW we are so fortunate to be able to fly. Hermanus was good but we had to fly ...