Monthly Archives: September 2016


Alex and Nicole doing the Dunes!

Alex and Nicole are down in California for a little dune action and they sent me a note and some nice pics of his new Bruce Goldsmith Design ~ BGD, Cure!!! Hi Al, Alex here on Nic's phone. Some sweet coastal action here on the Monterey bay. Nic got some good shots. Glider is fast and [...]

By | 2017-04-04T19:19:45+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Categories: Gear, Tours|Comments Off on Alex and Nicole doing the Dunes!

September XC ~ BGD ~ CURE

This month keeps on giving.  We just flew over 3 hours going down the Miracle Valley range with Rod F. and Mark T. in reliable smooth lift up to 1250 meters. I  made it to Hatzic Island and back to try to top land however couldn't quite get the last 20 meters that late in the [...]

By | 2017-04-04T19:19:53+00:00 September 26th, 2016|Categories: Cross Country, Education|Comments Off on September XC ~ BGD ~ CURE

First for Furst

It's always great to have a pilot come out to our local launch ~ Mt. St. Benedict and get that special experience of introduction to that awesome smooth XC potential of the Miracle Valley. Tom Furst was the only taker on a gorgeous mid September afternoon and I had the shuttle and guide duties. This year [...]

By | 2017-04-04T19:20:04+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Categories: Cross Country, Gear|Comments Off on First for Furst

Alex Raymont joins XC Paragliding Team!

Alex Raymont has joined the XC Paragliding Team and will be flying the hot new Cure EN-C paraglider from BGD!   I'm very excited to have Alex with us as Team Pilot and flying one of our wings. As one of the top XC pilots in North America and constantly in the top echelons of the xc [...]

By | 2017-04-04T19:20:16+00:00 September 11th, 2016|Categories: Education, Gear, Paragliding|Comments Off on Alex Raymont joins XC Paragliding Team!