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Traveling alone

I actually do a lot of things alone because I travel so much for business.  I am 100% comfortable in a restaurant alone, going to a Broadway show as a party of one (side note, this makes it very easy to get tickets to even the most popular of shows), or going to a movie by myself.   408 more words

Takhaet on a Glider

Takhaet, my Egyptian warrior character, is testing a heretofore undiscovered prototype of the hang-glider. I came up with the idea while daydreaming about her infiltrating some kind of enemy fortress (perhaps to rescue a prominent individual held captive?) and then brainstorming ways for her to get in. 73 more words


Towing after almost 3 years

Some specific moments in hang gliding reminds me why I love this sport above all my hobbies. This morning the usual laziness almost made me skip the 60mi drive to get some tow flights. 68 more words

Hang Gliding

Calgary hang gliding instructor soars to Canadian distance record

Riding the wind for more than five hours was enough for Calgarian John Janssen to obliterate a Canadian hang-gliding distance record.

The feat, flying 109.77 kilometres between up to three points was achieved over the Saskatchewan prairie last June 24, 2015 but confirmed last week by the Hang-gliding and Paragliding Association of Canada. 301 more words

Local News

Three Slovenian pilots on first three places!

Many of the best European Hang gliding pilots responded and attended to large international traditional Aeros Winter Race, which was organized in Vipava Valley, Slovenia. 100 more words

Challenger XC

How long is your leash?

I’ve discovered the longer, the better.

I’ve also discovered that for me for a very long time the length of leash was directly proportionate to my amount of understanding. 705 more words

Unconditional Hope

Ed Levin - F4 195

Had a relaxed 6min sled ride in butter smooth air.

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