Monthly Archives: March 2005

Steve Cox wins Worlds

Steve Cox is World Champion, finishing ahead of Christian Tamegger and Stefan Wyss (both Gin). Next placed Advance team member was Chrigel Maurer in 8th place. Ewa Cieslewicz (Advance Omega6) finished second behind Louise Crandall (Gin), Elisabeth Rauchenberger (Gin) was … Continue reading

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History

People often ask me what it was like to fly alongside pterodactyls, curious about the old days. How did I get involved with paragliding, how did I learn? Be curious no longer, the story is here, warts and all. Back … Continue reading

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Sigma6 impressions

My Sigma6/28 arrived and got about 20 hours of thermalling/XC during new year. We went out to test fly the new gliders at Saichia on the weekend. Conditions were rough on Saturday (1/29), pre-frontal, inverted, square-edged ratty thermals, base at … Continue reading

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Hosting nightmare

Since February I’ve been fighting with VHShost to get the backups restored, but no joy. They lost my database, mailing lists, everything I didn’t have backed up here in Taichung. So, wingstaiwan moves for the second time in two months. … Continue reading

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iMPRESS harness ready

The new harness is now available for delivery. It will be shipped in 2 sizes (M & L) and there are options for both the speed bag and a wind skirt. The speed bag will be available in 4 sizes … Continue reading

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