Paragliding Newswire (Page 9)

Paragliding Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Paragliding. (Page 9)

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  1. Master the Vedic Art Form of Yoga & Become a Yoga Guru with 200 Hour...Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 |

    ... the other interesting the green valleys of Pokhara. If you love adventures there are many options for you like paragliding, kayaking, zip line adventures etc. For further details please contact: +91 706 006 0954 or write to ...


  2. Nepal gov't introduces new rules to promote its adventure tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | The China Post

    ... to promote adventure tourism - touted as one of the fastest growing sectors. Leisure aviation activities like paragliding, hang gliding or micro-light and ultra-light flights have become one of the most popular adventure sports among visitors to ...


  3. Who do you call when you need to mount a daring rescue mission to Antarctica? This AlaskanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Verzone for the rescue mission. When he's not out adventuring - Verzone spoke to Alaska Dispatch News in-between paragliding competitions in Washington state - Verzone, 41, works as a physician assistant at Alaska Native Medical Center and often ...


  4. Smugshot: Readers' travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 |

    ... from the Glenorchy Airfield to 3500ft then released! Piloted by Ian from Skytrek Tandem Hang Gliding and Paragliding in Queenstown. I was walking towards the edge of a cliff in the Simien Mountains (Ethiopia) to snap a photo of the valley below, ...


  5. Health Ministry confirms: "deadly bacteria" at Bagdasar Arseni HospitalRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Marian Cojocaru, the pilot of the powered paraglider that crashed on July 10 close to Bucharest, acquired a nosocomial infection, the lake in which he had crashed not being the source of the infection as hospital representatives had initially claimed, the Health Ministry informed on Wednesday. "The conclusion of the report that the Bucharest Public Health Directorate forwarded to the Health Ministry, report authored following the verifications conducted at the Bagdasar Arseni Hospital, is the following: the 44-year-old patient acquired a nosocomial infection.


  6. Visiting paraglider victim of theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    The victim, who is visiting from New Zealand, had approximately $20,000 worth of paragliding equipment stolen from a rental vehicle parked at Sea Lion Place July 13. Items taken included tow complete paragliding packs, plus a Samsung smartphone, tents, poles, foldable hiking poles, a GPS unit, a handheld radio and a blue and black Advance brand harness. The owner has already reached out to the local paragliding community and gone to all the pawn shops in Nanaimo, with no success at recovering any of the items.


  7. Pro extreme skier dies in Chilean avalanche while filming video game promosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... compete against each other in various extreme winter sports, including skiing, snowboarding, wingsuit flying and paragliding. The game is scheduled to be released in December, though there's no word on if that's going to be affected by the tragedy. ...


  8. Oli Cunningham pictured at the Lakes Charity Classic paragliding event, at GrasmereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Local pilot Peter Cunningham, whose son Oli has dystonic quad cerebral palsy, received a A 500 cheque on behalf of Cumbria Cerebral Palsy. Peter was among more than 70 paragliders who attended Cumbria Soaring Club's 26th Lakes Charity Classic event, held at Grasmere Sports Ground for the first time this year.


  9. Traveling by Bike in Stages: Three Trips from an Hour to a WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 |

    Moving by bike is the best way to travel if the terrain isn't too steep or the traffic too bad. I've traveled around the world exploring cities as diverse as Marrakesh and Seoul on two wheels.


  10. Paraglider Crashes Into HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Edhat

    A paraglider crashed into the hillside below the Douglas Preserve near Hendrys Beach around noon on Monday. Pilot appears to be ok and rescuers are attempting to get to him. Very steep terrain.


  11. 5 best hotels in Manali for the perfect retreat amidst natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 |

    ... as per your needs and budget. The rooms offer 360 degree view of Manali which are astonishing. You can also go paragliding in the Solang Valley. On your next visit to Manali, consider this beautiful hotel that also offers some visual delights of ...


  12. Terrifying moment panicked paraglider has to release reserve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Giving Melania a run for her money? Meet the Republican VP pick's teacher wife of 31 years - who has her own business selling towel charms - and their three children in the Marines and media Heavily-tattooed white supremacist, 35, is arrested after woman who was shot in the face drove two miles to a convenience store and wrote a note telling police that he killed three people Russia's ENTIRE team could be banned from Rio Olympics: Thirty anti-doping officials and athlete groups from the US, Canada and more to demand expulsion Burglary suspect 'had a stolen human brain nicknamed "Freddy" hidden under a friend's trailer in a Wal-Mart shopping bag and used the embalming fluid to get HIGH' 'The coup is a gift from God': Erdogan uses botched rebellion to start purge - including arresting of 3,000 secular judges - to forge radical new Turkey after urging Islamists to stay on the streets Did ... (more)


  13. Revisiting ParaglidingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | KSKA

    ... everyone has imagined flying like a bird at one time or another. These days, you can do more than dream. Paragliding makes soaring up in the sky into a regular weekend activity. On the next Outdoor Explorer we're going to learn about what ...


  14. Paraglider who died in accident was longtime WWU professorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The man who died in a paragliding accident in Skagit County this week was a longtime Western Washington University professor who recently retired. Skagit County Coroner Hayley Thompson says 64-year-old Thomas J. "TJ" Olney died in Wednesday's accident near Samish Overlook on Blanchard Mountain.


  15. Paraglider injured after crashing in take-offRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Buxton Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Mountain Rescue teams came to the aid of an injured 58-year-old man who had suffered back injuries in the afternoon of Tuesday, July 12. "The casualty was treated on site by the Edale Team initially and both teams were able to stabilise the situation.


  16. Cambridge News published Turkey's south-west beach resorts are perfect for families, says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... a good spot is advisable. The area has plenty of activities and excursions available. Oludeniz is well known for paragliding, cycling, sailing and diving, so we could make our holiday as busy or relaxing as we liked; it was ideal for combining beach ...


  17. Rio De Janeiro's Airspace To Be Restricted On July 24, Ahead Of OlympicsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... the Olympic Park. Training or tourist flights will be prohibited in the zone along with drones, balloons and paragliding. This zone includes the municipalities of Angra dos Reis and Cabo Frio and parts of the Atlantic Ocean. The "yellow" zone will ...


  18. Tour de France: The unpredictable Mont VentouxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Cycling News

    The summit of Mont Ventoux is no place to be when the wind, the feared Mistral, blows. With 100 kilometres an hour winds forecast for today's stage 12 at the Tour de France , to the 'Giant,' the routing of this Bastille Day spectacular has now been truncated by six kilometres to a finish below the summit, at Chalet Reynard.


  19. Paraglider dies in accident on Samish OverlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    A man has died after a paragliding accident near Samish Overlook on Blanchard Mountain in Skagit County Wednesday afternoon, July 13. The man, who has not been identified, had taken off from the overlook's launch area when the glider's sail collapsed. He fell to the ground, Skrinde said, but he could not say how far the fall was.


  20. 2017 EWS Schedule Announced - Dates and info for next year's seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Bike Magazine

    ... EWS will join forces with the Natural Games, a celebration of adventure sports including climbing, kayaking and paragliding amongst others. Located in the south of the country, Millau will offer exciting racing on rocky, natural, ancient and ...