Paragliding Newswire (Page 8)

Paragliding Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Paragliding. (Page 8)

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  1. Just for the thrill of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Pique News Magazine

    ... he's also an accomplished alpinist with first ascents in Patagonia and the Rockies. Six years ago he started paragliding. It is the quickest way to get down the mountain, after all. And while it may seem like McSorley's penchant for risk-taking ...

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  2. Paragliders injured at Treble ConeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    A police spokeswoman said they were called to the base of the Treble Cone ski-field after two people were injured during a bad paragliding landing. St John was notified just before midday and sent an ambulance from Wanaka.

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  3. Two paragliders injured in Treble Cone, Wanaka incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... police spokeswoman said they were called to the Treble Cone ski-field after two people were injured during a bad paragliding landing. St John was notified just before midday and sent an ambulance from Wanaka. Crew attended to two patients with minor ...

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  4. Travel: Skiing in La Rosiere, the French...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Swindon Business News

    ... If you've ever dreamt of soaring like an eagle over alpine forests, get strapped onto an instructor and try paragliding. La Rosire is a great place to give it a go. Helicopters are banned in the French Alps but not in Italy - so you can travel ...

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  5. Wales has three of the best beaches in the UK, says TripadvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | This Is London

    When you think of Wales , white sands and vibrant blue waters don't tend to spring to mind. But you've been missing a trick.

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  6. Wales is home to three of the UK's ten best-rated beaches, according to TripAdvisor awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | South Wales Argus

    WALES is home to three of the UK's ten best-rated beaches, according to TripAdvisor's travellers' choice awards. A spokeswoman for the review site said: "Rhossili Bay, in the Swansea county, takes the title of third best-rated beach in the UK and 25th in Europe.

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  7. Three Welsh beaches named among the Top 10 in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | IcNetwork

    Wales is home to three of the UK's 10 best beaches - and Rhossili Bay in Gower is officially the top Welsh beach in 2018. The beautiful sandy beach - which was last year named the best in Europe in another poll - has been given the latest accolade by the travellers themselves.

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  8. Six Senses Zighy Bay offers many activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Times of Oman

    ... best views are taken for destressing. Sky thrill seekers Guests can let their souls fly freewith an exhilarating paragliding experience. Jump off 960 feet (293 meters) above sea level and gently descend toward a soft landing on the sands of Zighy ...

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  9. What Port Kembla could look like after makeoverRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | Illawarra Mercury

    Wentworth Street plan: Focus on northern portion, upgraded shopfronts, kerb blisters to allow dining and street trees. Images: Wollongong City Council.

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  10. Club halts flights over Mauao after death of young paragliderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Waikato Times

    ... mountain out of respect for fellow pilot Joshua Graeme Tingey. Tingey, 28, died after striking rock face while paragliding during a second flight at the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club's dress-up and spot-landing day on Saturday. The ...

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  11. Mount Maunganui paragliders halt flights over Mauao as tribute to Josh TingeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to the thrill seeker, describing him as a man who lived life to the full . Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club said its members would not fly over Mauao until further notice out of respect for Tingey, his family, fiancee Bex Wotton and ...

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  12. Paraglider crash Josh Tingey died Mount Maunganui engagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Clash in Beijing over President Trump's nuclear football ended with a Secret Service agent tacking a Chinese security official and involved a shoving match with John Kelly Fergie's bizarre National Anthem rendition during NBA All-Star game is panned as the 'worst ever' as A-list crowd including Beyonce watch on and Twitter jokes it was so bad it made Kaepernick stand ROTC leader said he is 'shocked' that school shooter Nikolas Cruz was capable of such 'savagery' after considering him 'odd but not dangerous' 'He never wasted a moment of his life': Tragic last photo of a blissful man, 28, moments before he died in a freak paragliding accident - just weeks after proposing to his childhood sweetheart Grinning and getting ready for another flight doing what he loved, Josh Tingey had no idea that it would be the last photo ever taken of him.

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  13. Grieving family: Paraglider lived life to the fullRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. Josh Tingey, who died in a paragliding accident, became to the first love of his life, fiancee Bex Wotton, seven weeks ago. They were planning a May marriage. ...

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  14. 'He is going to be leaving a big hole': Colleagues pay tribute to paragliderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... going to be leaving a big hole." "Most afternoons he was always off on some sort of activity, fishing hunting, paragliding," he said. "That was a big part of his drive." Davey said he had known the Tingey family well and had met Josh about four ...

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  15. 'Our First Home' winner killed in paraglider crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    Tingey died while paragliding, on his second flight of a club day on Saturday organised by the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club. Tingey won the reality television programme Our First Home in 2016.

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  16. Paraglider crash victim was part of winning TV show teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... He collided with the rocky face of Mauao during a club day organised by the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club. "He was having a great flight, he was smiling and happy - everyone was happy. We were all flying around having a great ...

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  17. Paraglider who died at Mauao had won NZ reality TV show Our First HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... just moments before he struck rock on Mauao while on his second flight during the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club's dress-up and spot-landing day on Saturday. The 28-year-old Tauranga man was a club member and flying fully licensed ...

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  18. Paraglider killed in Mount Maunganui crash namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. Tingey died while paragliding, on his second flight of a club day on Saturday organised by the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club. The tragedy ...

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  19. Paraglider who died at Mauao had won reality TV show Our First HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Waikato Times

    ... just moments before he struck rock on Mauao while on his second flight during the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club's dress-up and spot-landing day on Saturday. The 28-year-old Tauranga man was a club member and flying fully licensed ...

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  20. Club devastated by Mount Maunganui paragliding deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... face of Mauao during his second flight of a club day on Saturday organised by the Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club. ''He was having a great flight, he was smiling and happy - everyone was happy. We were all flying around having a ...

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