Thermaling tips for paraglider pilots (part 4 of 4)

Thermaling tips for paraglider pilots (part 4 of 4)

Posted on 03/29/2019
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Join Flybubble Paragliding yet more thermaling tips for paraglider pilots. In this series, Nancy Elliott and Carlo Borsattino from Flybubble provide in-flight commentary as they climb out on their paragliders, get to cloudbase, plan ahead, identify good cumulus, use the ground to identify lift patterns, wait at cloudbase, avoid other gliders and regroup to fly XC together.

In this fourth episode, Carlo Borsattino discusses getting to cloudbase and planning ahead, identifying good cumulus, using the ground to identify lift patterns, when to wait at cloudbase, avoiding other gliders and regrouping to fly together.

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Watch the whole series to learn more:
1. Nancy, circling, coring and control https://youtu.be/v9xiSWFNFRk
2. Carlo, how to climb out and get up: https://youtu.be/IV6DtDVwvJ0
3. Carlo, looking for signs of lift: https://youtu.be/iZfwx2aGTUo
4. Carlo, cloudbase and planning ahead: https://youtu.be/mxrewZvPTO4

Gearlist
Wing: Supair STEP - review: https://youtu.be/nfH0nttI3R8
Harness: Supair DELIGHT 3 - review: https://youtu.be/Ytnh2WfaIDw
Vario: Naviter OUDIE 4 - reviews: http://bit.ly/2GXn1Qt
Vario: Skytraxx 3.0 - reviews: http://bit.ly/2GXjPUS

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How to fly Cross Country (on a paraglider)
https://youtu.be/quG1iBo8Gc8

Paragliding Safety: How to avoid the rotor
https://youtu.be/cdFqaFAfbpw

How to Choose the Right Paraglider
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SArARhm47-M&list=PLgfEFbpRZIb_rmkVQ74JVLyaNO2-O-Wc6

Paraglider Control (Strong Wind Launching)
https://youtu.be/DyP4jQcCXNA

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