Burki Martens claims European gain of height record

Burkhard Martens. Photo: BM

Burkhard Martens. Photo: BM

Burkhard Martens has claimed a new European paragliding record for gain of height.

He gained 3,478m on the 10 June 2014, flying from Brauneck in Germany. He was flying a Skywalk Chili 3.

The record claim is here.

Burki Martens is well known as the author of the free-flight textbooks Cross Country Flying and Thermal Flying.


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