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Fraser Valley XC Report

With May winding down and not that many chances to double cross the Fraser Valley this year, it looked like we may have some less windy weather to go XC on May 30th.  Windgrams showed some nice forecasts that had me thinking about attempting a run up to Pemberton... and Vlad and Igor were looking to give [...]

By | 2018-05-31T18:28:15+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Categories: Cross Country, Paragliding|Comments Off on Fraser Valley XC Report

The J J’s team up for West Coast Line!

Johnny Rowsom and James Friesen team up and do another nice XC Paragliding line from North Vancouver to Squamish! Launching from Tunnel Bluff then tagging Black Mountain near Cyprus then they headed up the Sea to Sky north to Squamish and beyond. They hit some nice climbs up to 1800m above Squamish and we were test [...]

By | 2018-03-31T10:28:18+00:00 March 31st, 2018|Categories: Cross Country, Paragliding|Comments Off on The J J’s team up for West Coast Line!

Benny Delivers XC in the Fall

We had a good time flying the Miracle Valley with some new pilots and regulars the last weekend. Mike put a nice video together scoring an out and return at Benny. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-6gHBss8jA&feature=youtu.be

By | 2017-09-18T16:13:14+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Cross Country, Paragliding|Comments Off on Benny Delivers XC in the Fall

XC Racing in Pemberton is Awesome

A week long at the Canadian National Paragliding just competed in Pemberton BC. We had some spectacular days and participated in a very well organized comp. Check out the video of some great footage by Brett Hazlet. https://youtu.be/jK9zyX-2Qso

By | 2017-08-01T16:07:52+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: Cross Country|Comments Off on XC Racing in Pemberton is Awesome

Lions Bay to Squamish…Yeah Johnny!

John Rowsom nails a new never done before line from Lions bay to Squamish on Tuesday! A few of the XC Crew have been working out a line from West Vancouver's Lions Mountains to Squamish... and the careful planning paid off for John the other day as he worked his way to Squamish after attempting it [...]

By | 2017-06-08T23:34:06+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Cross Country, Gear, Paragliding|Comments Off on Lions Bay to Squamish…Yeah Johnny!

Another Back Country First from Scott Flavelle!

Scott looks like he decided to take the round-about way home to his place as he carved out a massive curved route in some of the most remote wilderness of our BC Back Country today. Well done Scott!! looking forward to some more info and details! Actually Jim Orava just informed me that Scott started in [...]

By | 2017-05-29T03:14:36+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Categories: Cross Country, Paragliding|Comments Off on Another Back Country First from Scott Flavelle!