What to know about your Reserve
We all hope to never need to use our reserve, but flying without one would be a big mistake! But what are the most important features for this essential piece of kit? Fast Opening Opening time is one of the most critical reserve criterion. If a reserve has to be thrown at low altitude – […]
Sebastien Kayrouz’s record breaking flight!
Huge congratulations to our friend Sebastien Kayrouz for breaking the USA record! On June 7, 2020, at 3:45pm, Sebastien took off from Camp Wood, TX, and free flew until he landed at 1:30am – having covered an impressive 507.1km. This amazing effort was close to chasing down the World Record too – guess he’s saving […]
When to check your gear
Regular maintenance checks of your gear is what keeps you safe – and having fun! So how often should you carry out maintenance on your wing and other flying equipment? As a rule, a paraglider can withstand the wear and tear caused by: humidity, UV, storage, weather and taking off and landing for years, but […]
50 Heli Turns!
WOW! Our friend Jean-Paul Wenger using the BGD Punk to work on this acrobatic helicopter maneuver! Amazing stunt in the beautiful Verbier, Switzerland.