27 August 2018

Paragliding Intermediate Cross-Country Course

Having gained some basic pilotage, thermalling and decision making skills; we begin to connect the dots, acquiring greater knowledge and confidence as well as accessing greater distances.

IS THIS FOR YOU?

• Fly an EN A/B glider and are autonomous on launches and landings

• Have completed at least 1 SIV or pilotage course.*

• Have done some small XCs 20-30 km or less.

• Be able to fly throughout the whole scope of conditions of the day.

• *Important notice: For safety reasons, all pilots wishing to book onto this course mush have completed at least one SIV course.

OBJECTIVES

• With the confidence of leaving the hill, we learn to be as analytical as possible with our decisions, understanding observation & application and building our efficiency.

• Greater understanding of the alpine flying environment: Understanding what to look for in the forecast for an "epic" day, as well as constantly evaluating conditions in flight to make the most of our day.

• Building and mastering of fundamental aspects of psychology of paragliding: The ability to analyse our personal flying psychology and how to optimise it through our body language and various mental exercises is crucial to maximise our available flying bandwidth

FLYEO PHILOSOPHY

• Small groups of 5 pilots maximum.

• At FLYEO, we know how important pure piloting is. Cross Country is governed by our ability to maximise our bandwidth and being controlled and relaxed leads to successful analysis, strategy and decision-making. In order to achieve this level, FLYEO require pilots wishing to take part in a cross country course is to have completed at least 1 SIV course within the last 12 months, so we can offer you:

• A level of consistency throughout the group

• Safety for the entire group.

ALL OUR STUDENTS RECEIVE A 15% DISCOUNT ON PARAGLIDERS, HARNESSES AND RESERVES DURING THEIR COURSES

(non combinable offer: the best available discount for the client will be applied).

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