2011 Fabric Options

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New sailcloth options and recommended configurations  There are several distinct attributes associated with every fabric style and I think it’s important to consider them independently in order to make the choice that best suits your needs. Appearance and fashion Structural … Continued

Sylmar Spring Air Festival

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This weekend Sylmar Hang Gliding Association had its annual Spring Air Festival. Expecting Friday traffic around LA, I was pleasantly surprised to make it to the Flight Park in under an hour and half from Santa Barbara. On Friday a few cars … Continued

Australia

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So my trip was always just a bit in question because I was flying on an airline employee voucher thanks to Joe Bostik. I checked in with my glider and held my breath as they called one supervisor after another. … Continued

2009 News Summary

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12/17/09  Dustin Martin Sets New Puerto Rico Record with T2C Dustin Martin just flew 84 miles from the Cubuy launch in Puerto Rico for the longest flight ever in PR. The previous record, reportedly around 50 miles, has stood for … Continued

No Excuses!

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So I battled Friday traffic through the middle of LA; it was grueling. I thought I’d timed it right, but I’m not sure that’s actually possible in LA. I made it down to Wills Wing in time to score a … Continued

Tandem for birds

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In the spring, I had donated a couple gift certificates for tandem flights to the Ojai Raptor Center (http://www.ojairaptorcenter.org/). The center rehabilitates and releases sick and injured birds of prey as well as other animals in need (I was introduced … Continued

Catching up…

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So this last flying season has been amazing. In Florida I had a great time with my friends and was excited to have finished 2nd in the Flytec Race and Rally against such a talented group of pilots. This post has been … Continued