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PWC Ecuador 2017 podium

PWC 2017: Honorin Hamard and Yael Margelisch win in Ecuador

Honorin Hamard and Yael Margelisch won the Ecuador round of the 2017 PWC tour, which finished on Saturday 4th November after three tasks. The three tasks were 60.8km, 67.5km and 62.6km distances, with plenty of technical flying required under cloudy and humid conditions with low cloudbases at Guayaquil. All that remains now for the 2017 […]

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Ecuador’s Open Distance paragliding record broken

Ecuadorian pilot Juan Carlos Morán Reinoso has broken Ecuador’s Open Distance paraglider record with a flight of 85.8 km from Bototillo on 24 November.

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Fly for Ecuador: paragliding course auctioned to raise money for Canoan school

US paragliding instructor Kevin Lee is auctioning a paragliding course in order to raise money for a school in Canoa, Ecuador.

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Wills Wing hang glider pilots take 1,2,3 at Canoa Open, Ecuador

Wills Wing hang glider pilots Dustin Martin, Jeff Shapiro and Jeff O’brien finished first, second and third at Canoa Open, Ecuador 2009.

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Giving and flying at Birdmen 09 hang gliding festival Ecuador

The Hombres Pajaro (Birdmen) 09 hang gliding festival in Ecuador ran from 24 October to 2 November in celebration of the opening of Guayaquil‘s new Center for Free Flight, including the launch at Bototillo. Over 30 pilots from the United States, Australia, Canada, Venezuela, Peru, Colombia and Ecuador attended the event, which included display flying, […]

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