Preparing for the Red Bull X-Alps by Paramotor

Thomas de Dorlodot and Ramon Morillas prepare for the 2009 red Bull X-Alps race by flying the entire route by paramotor

Thomas de Dorlodot and Ramon Morillas prepare for the 2009 red Bull X-Alps race by flying the route by paramotor

With only three weeks to go until the race start date, two of this year’s Red Bull X-Alps competitors, Thomas de Dorlodot (BE) and Ramon Morillas (ES) have been on a training mission in the Alps. As well as some cardio and stamina training, they been reccying the route – by paramotor, flying the length of it and surveying the turnpoints from above.

You can read about this and Thomas’ other exploits on his blog, http://thomasdedorlodot.blogspot.com/

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