5 hrs ago
The Fresno Bee
Fresno County sheriff's deputies rescue downed paraglider
A downed and injured paraglider was rescued Saturday by deputies with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office, assisted by Eagle One's helicopter pilot.
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12 hrs ago
Knoxville News Sentinel
Take a scenic drive on Oahu's 'country' side
In the tiny, ramshackle Waikane Store, on Oahu's east shore, a cheerful woman in an old-fashioned hair net offered up Hawaiian-style sushi.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Aborted hike up Pine Mountain still rewarding
The decision was not quite like turning back 250 feet short of the summit of Mount Everest - but I still believe it was the right choice.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Gurung wins 15th Open Paragliding Championship
Robin Gurung won the title of the 15th Open Paragliding Championship held under the Second Mountain Sports Festival held in Pokhara on Wednesday.
The Otago Daily Times
Paraglider top woman in country
Paraglider Melanie Heather back in Queenstown with the New Zealand Women's Paragliding Champion Trophy and Leo Geary Award.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Grand Junction Sentinel
Entertainer's old-timey show proves a hit in tourist town
Me and a friend of mine made it out and back in a day. 2. I'm an avid fly-fisherman and climb down into the Black Canyon a couple times a summer to fish.
The Indian Express
Police, ATC continue to look at paragliders as terrorists'
Although the weather is perfect for paragliding in Pune, getting clearances from the ATC and Police is a big issue.
South Wales Argus
it's the Weekend: The Great Outdoors - How Wales is selling itself as the place of extreme sports
Wales is selling itself as the land of extreme sports to attract visitors. HAYLEY MILLS takes a look at what's on offer for those who like a little edge to their Great Outdoors.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Paragliding Championship kicks off in Pokhara
The Fifteenth Open Paragliding Championship is scheduled to begin on Friday in Pokhara.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
CM fillip for capital sky theatre
CM fillip for capital sky theatre - Foundation of Rs 27-crore planetarium laid in Chiroundi on a rainy day, deadline 2016 Chief minister Hemant Soren lays the foundation of a proposed planetarium at Regional Science Centre at Chiroundi, Ranchi, on Friday amid intermittent rain which did not spare Dhanbad, Jamshedpur and most parts of the state.
Youth carnival makes gliding debut
It was an adrenaline-pumping start to the three-day Jharkhhand Yuva Mahotsav-Abhivyakti on Friday with a paragliding demo and the promise of water adventures and a rock night in Ranchi.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
THE death of a man in a paragliding accident on Pendle Hill was a tragic accident, an inquest heard.
Emergency services were called at shortly after midday on Wednesday, December 4 last year to Well Springs, Sabden, where 48-year-old father of two Robert Kirkbride had been paragliding with a friend, Blackburn Coroners' Court was told.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Ether One, Niko, 3D Paraglider Make Waves On Steam Greenlight
A couple of new games have launched on Steam's Greenlight service, giving gamers a chance to scope out and vote for some noteworthy new indie games deserving of a bit of attention and a little bit of loving.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Daily Record
Pictured: Blind daredevil races down side of mountain wearing skis...
DEAN Dunbar, 46, from Perthshire, travelled to Lauchernalp in Switzerland last month to try his hand at new sport speed riding.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Man dies in paragliding accident near Cedar Valley Airport
A man died Sunday after a paragliding accident near the Cedar Valley Airport, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Paraglider captures beauty of Jurassic Coast from the air
Tim Pentreath, 50, now lives in Bath but originally lived in Upwey , Weymouth as a child and knows Dorset well.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Near miss! A motorised paraglider misses an EasyJet passenger plane by only 150ft
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EasyJet airliner in near-miss with paraglider on flight from Newquay
The 240mph Airbus A319 was coming in to land when the shocked pilot saw the machine's red canopy flash by his cockpit window at 2,000ft The 240mph Airbus A319 was coming in to land w hen the shocked pilot saw the machine's red canopy flash by his cockpit window at 2,000ft.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
High Up In The Sky
Paragliding is developing into a major fun-sport activity in India. In Manali, amidst lofty snow capped mountains, it is a pleasure not just to glide among the clouds and in the sky, but also to see a para-glider in motion.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Ashland Daily Tidings
11-year-old Ashland boy granted wishes: Hawaii and Ellen
For 11-year-old Alex Shepherd, the last couple of weeks have been a dream come true, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.