Paragliding over the sea at Beachy Head

Sea thermals and how to fly them

Yesterday, I had the chance, for the second time, to fly Beachy Head. The conditions were perfect to experience sea thermals and the wind...

How to get and stay high in light lift

Another great video from the crew at FlyBubble showing how to master two super importanting skills: How to feel...
understanding speed to fly

Understand “Speed to Fly” when soaring

This SkyNomad article published a while back gave me "the lightbub moment" when I started flying. Everybody was soaring and climbing in light-ish wind...
video

How to find the core of a thermal – simple technique

This is a gem of a video recorded by pilot Andre Bandarra and listed on the BHPA Pilot Development Structure website (BHPA members only). When...
Flying conservatively

Top tips to fly efficiently when soaring in weak lift

As a follow up to an earlier article I posted here explaining the notion of "Speed to Fly" when soaring, I had the opportunity...