Archive for January, 2020

Last day in sedge flying Paradise again

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

  Last day in sedge, we on paradise ridge early to get the most and the best flying. Well we had it all, down to Gerrickas and back with smooth conditions, and climbing over 300m asl.   Sedge, ...

Great flights on Paradise Ridge

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

Going early to paradise and being rewarded, wind increased so all could fly. The group flying most of the way to Gerrickas and back, while others top landed, perfecting their skills. What am amazing morning fly paradise different birds joined in our ...

Trying a different site near Plett, Uplands, afternoon at Sedge

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

              Arriving at Uplands with a steady wind from ssw, good to fly, first guys out had the best climbed high with beautiful puffy cumbs scattered in the skies. Climbing up to 1000m in good ...

Two great days in Sedge field

Sunday, January 26th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

       24-01-2020 After flying Porterville, now sedge a more relaxed day, not high but easier flying with lots of traffic. First time Top landings for some, others doing many flights. The high light was Peter and Sergio thermalling a fish eagle, wow ...

Super good day at Piketbrug

Sunday, January 26th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

   After flying the west ridge we flew the east Piketburg an amazing day, flying south then north via Eendekuil to Rhnosterhoek. First along the mountain then into the flats, very nice 3.5mps climbs to 1250/1300m a really enjoyable day. After ...

Cloudy but excellent day in Porterville, many PBs set

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

Another classic day. With low clouds some pilots doughting we would fly, but in these conditions, its like a high way. With good launches and first good climb our group were off, great to to see. More than half the group doing ...

Good thermic day Piekenieskloof pass

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

     Another perfect day for our group with good launches, some doing two flights while others flew most of the day over 109 kms. Some nice cumulus clouds showing the way, strong thermals and some wind in the afternoon. More personal ...

Flying Piketberg and Piekenieskloof

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

First stop Piketburg a few pilots few before wind changed to west. Raphael doing a epic flight to antenna south then across the flats via Eendekuil to the pass and choosing to land. Other then relaunching from Piekenieskloof flying south towards Porterville ...

Arrival of Air Zone Sergio and his group

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

Arrival of Sergio, Airzone group, unfortunately bad weather for two days country wide, strong SE Winds and rain. The Blue Peter bar was calling us for beers and pizzas, while watching the wind surfers, then the water front. A super good ...

Last flying day with our group, flying for two weeks

Thursday, January 16th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized |

    Last day of this tour, we'll some Mountain and flat land flying, flying south hitting a head wind and later near bumpy hitting a nw head wind, so we ventured into the flats, most doing good and enjoying ...