New reversible harness from Gin

Gin Gliders has just released a video of their new Gin Verso 3 reversible harness. Even though the Gin Verso has always been well received, Gin has made several improvements that are really good including a new double skin system to protect the airbag system when the...

30 years?! Where the hell did that go?

“You what?” “It’s my Anniversary’ I repeated “That was in March” she answered, looking very confused. “No. Not that Anniversary. The one when I started paragliding!” She did not look impressed. So, the 12th August...
SkyWings Iota 2 Review

SkyWings Iota 2 Review

Advance has just emailed a copy of the review of the new Iota 2 ENb glider that has just been done for SkyWings magazine and a nice read it is. As the new breed of top end ENb keep getting better and better, it does make you wonder where ENc is going to be in a few...

Advance Lightness 3 at last

After some delays, the new pod harness from Advance is now ready for pre-ordering with the first deliveries expected by the end of the year. Advance has warned us that there may be quite a waiting list for the new Lightness 3 once production gets into full swing....

Advance Xi and Lightness 3

The Swiss manufacturer has recently announced some new toys for 2018. There is the Xi (pronounced ‘sigh’) that is a lightweight top end ENb glider, together with the replacement for the Lightness 2 pod harness, the imaginatively named Lightness 3. Details...

New ground training wing

Launched this month is a brand new pilot training tool from Bruce Goldsmith with an entertaining video. A couple of companies are now making ground handling wings and this is the latest offering. Not so current pilots can stay razor sharp, even if they can’t get...