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Dragon Hike & Fly race 2022 : Rosie Ireland wins the BipBip PRO !

The 2022 Dragon Hike and Fly took place in the Black Mountains of Wales over the weekend of 21-22 May. The event had a new base at Cwmffryd Campsite near Crickhowell. 35 athletes started the race, with 22 in goal, a record for the event. The 57km task was won in under 9 hours by [...]

By | 2022-05-24T16:02:29+00:00 mayo 24th, 2022|Aventures, Fly|0 Comments

Discover the enthusiasts at Stodeus

As a gift this month, to start the year off right, Cross Country magazine is offering all its subscribers a 100-page supplement: the Adventure Guide 2022 ! In these pages, you will find stories of great odysseys and micro-adventures from the other side of the world or just a stone's throw from home, but always [...]

By | 2022-01-21T16:20:55+00:00 enero 21st, 2022|Aventures, Fly, Magazine|0 Comments

Hike and Fly ES, the first hike&fly competition in Brazil

The first Hike and Fly competition of Espirito Santo - Brazil, took place from 5th to 7th of November 2021. Lucas Porto and Micheli Sossai, organizers of the event took their chances believing in a format never done in Brazil. They opted for tasks more technical, longer, and Race to Goal inspired. The first morning [...]

By | 2021-11-29T18:05:49+00:00 noviembre 29th, 2021|Aventures, Fly|1 Comment

Want to watch a high-quality paragliding movie ?

🎬 Movie night Antoine Boisselier's latest film is out and it's a real gem! In "I would land in your backyard! 3", Antoine takes us on a vol bivouac adventure to meet the Pyreneans. 🦅 On the programme: magnificent landscapes, generosity, hassle, and of course nice thermals that give you the smile! 🌞 Hop on [...]

By | 2021-11-19T11:57:54+00:00 septiembre 29th, 2021|Aventures, Fly, Video|0 Comments

How to efficiently climb to the cloudbase and see the sea ?

🌤 By flying with the BipBip PRO of course ! 🦅 Let yourself be carried away by Luca Goudon's 55th paragliding flight (his first flight with a variometer), and live this emotional moment with him. 💥 You will hear the reactivity of the BipBip PRO in action, and especially the "sweep tone" feature which gives [...]

By | 2021-11-19T11:56:30+00:00 agosto 9th, 2021|Aventures, Fly, Video|0 Comments

Wanaka Hike&Fly, the first hike&fly competition in New Zealand

New Zealand first Hike & Fly competition Wanaka Hike & Fly took place last weekend March 13-14 2021. Inspired by the European hike & fly events and by NZ Southern Alps, which seem to be made for hike & fly, with low tree line, and not many roads, Kinga Masztalerz (Red-Bull X-Alps athlete) envisioned this [...]

By | 2021-03-22T18:42:55+00:00 marzo 22nd, 2021|Aventures, Fly|0 Comments

Grounded, you forgot your vario’s sweet melody ?

We wrote a complete article on that subject, explaining how audio variometers work, and how to set up your audio profile according to your needs with the Vario Tone Editor, a vario simulator. In order to be at your best when paragliding starts again, why not play with the Vario Tone Editor and set up [...]

By | 2020-11-25T19:11:48+00:00 abril 2nd, 2020|Development, Fly|0 Comments

hike&fly solar-powered

Last September, Marcus King, associate editor of Cross Country Magazine, took part in the Ferrovi'AIR : a one of a kind hike&fly... and train race ! His tracks, both in the air and on the ground, were recorded by leGPSBip+, and his electronics were powered by leSolarPad. That's what it's like to fly with the [...]

By | 2019-12-13T12:49:11+00:00 diciembre 13th, 2019|Aventures, Fly, Magazine|0 Comments