El Yelmo mountain race winners 2009. Photo: http://thomasdedorlodot.blogspot.com/

El Yelmo mountain race winners 2009. Photo: http://thomasdedorlodot.blogspot.com/

El Yelmo mountain race winners 2009. Photo: http://thomasdedorlodot.blogspot.com/

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Guide to Bir, India

Guide to Bir, India

Bir is a Tibetan colony in northern India. Come here pre- or post-monsoon and fly the front ridge of the mighty Himalayas – or back into the big peaks Read >>

Guide to Manteigas, Portugal

Guide to Manteigas, Portugal

Manteigas is the best XC site in Portugal – you can fly from here all the way to Spain! Read >>

Guide to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Austria

Guide to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Austria

Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a great introductory venue for Alpine flying. With mountains right next next to flatlands, it has easily understandable valley winds and is flyable from April to October Read >>