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GIN Gingo 3 paraglider harness

GIN Gingo 3 paraglider harness

The Gingo 3 is an no-pod paraglider harness aimed at leisure, sport and cross-country pilots. GIN say it’s designed to inspire confidence in the air, striking a balance between damping out turbulence and giving good pilot feedback, and there is a cross-bracing strap to adjust this balance. The Gingo 3 is easy to adjust, both on […]

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GIN Genie Lite 2

Gin Genie Lite 2 pod harness

The Genie Lite 2 is GIN’s new lightweight pod harness for cross-country pilots. It has a carbon-fibre seatboard for precise pilot feedback, and a removable pod. GIN say the Genie Lite 2 is both comfortable and aerodynamic, and it’s available in four sizes to tailor it to different pilot heights. It’s built from light yet robust materials, weighing 4.2kg in the […]

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GIN Falcon

GIN Falcon reflex PPG wing

GIN have released the Falcon, a “state-of-the-art reflex paramotor wing for intermediate to advanced pilots”. They say it’s fast, stable, agile and fuel-efficient, which makes it a good choice for competition flying, cross country, bivouac adventures or just weekend fun. It has a wide speed range and is fitted with a competition speed system with bar and trimmers. Pushing on […]

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GIN Yeti 4

GIN Yeti 4 : EN-A mountain paraglider

GIN’s new Yeti 4 is a lightweight, EN-A certified mountain paraglider, suitable for hike and fly and leisurely XCs. It’s designed for simplicity, say GIN. Having only three line levels makes it simple to sort out on the ground. They say it inflates easily and evenly, even when the terrain or conditions are less than ideal. Its low stall speed […]

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GIN Pegasus

GIN Pegasus beginner PPG wing

GIN launched their new paramotor range at the Paramotor Mondial in Blois, France, (19-21 June 2015), with the Pegasus beginner-intermediate wing. They say the new Pegasus combines safety, comfort and handling, and has “outstandingly easy” inflation and take-off and a low minimum speed. In the air, GIN say the Pegasus gives you the feedback you need to develop […]

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Cross Country 160

Cross Country 160: What’s in the latest issue

Learning is at the heart of what we do as pilots, and this issue we’re packed with articles, comment and insight that will help you get more out of your flying. In the core: First up, we ask four expert pilots how to thermal better – Gordon Rigg, Brad Gunnuscio, Armin Harich and Kelly Farina […]

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GIN Lite Tech jacket

FlyGIN Lite Tech jacket

FlyGIN have unveiled a new “fast and light” wind- and water-resistant jacket for flying and travelling adventures. The Lite Tech jacket has pit zips, an offset front zipper and a mesh lining for comfort, and Velcro cuffs and a balaclava style hood to keep inclement weather out. The shell material is 100% polyester, and it is available in […]

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Gingo Airlite

GIN Gingo Airlite harness

GIN have released a new lightweight airbag harness for beginner, leisure and cross-country pilots. At around 3.5kg, GIN say the Gingo Airlite is one of the lightest harnesses of its type. GIN say it’s a high quality and versatile airbag harness, which is light and compact and made from abrasion-resistant honeycomb ripstop fabric. The harness has an underseat reserve, and an […]

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GIN Carerra Plus

Gin’s Carrera Plus – EN B

GIN have upgraded their high-end EN B Carrera, to create the Carrera Plus which they say is more comfortable and easier to manage in active air. The upgrade comes in the form of a new riser set and a modified line-set, whose sheathed lines “allow the wing to be trimmed at the optimal angle of attack”. Owners of […]

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Rat Race terrain. Photo: Andy Pag

Rat Race 2013 podcast: US Team Selection Process + Boom 9

Andy Pag talks to Jeff Huey about how to get selected for the US Team and Brett Hazlett reveals what he thinks of his new GIN Boomerang 9

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The Boomerang 9 in Switzerland. Photo: Adrian Hachen

In issue 146: Boomerang 9, Delta 2, EN Bs

New season, new gliders. From the latest comp machine to the smoothest EN B, we’ve got them covered

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The Gin Yeti Tandem. Photo: Jerome Maupoint

In issue 145: Gin Yeti Tandem

Designed as a tandem glider but weighing the same as a solo paraglider, this wing takes the best of the lightweight revolution and applies it to the might of a tandem.

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Gin’s Rescue Deck Race for pilots who want to fly with two reserves

Gin have released a front-mounted rescue for a cocoon harness.

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Debu Choudhury in India this April

DHV report questions pod harnesses

Recreational paraglider pilots who don’t need top performance should ‘carefully consider’ whether they need to fly a pod harness, the DHV has said.

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The Gin Genie Lite: new cross country paraglider harness

Gin Genie Lite cross country paragliding harness

The Genie Lite is the new cross country paraglider harness from Gin Gliders, a replacement for the Genie 4.

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Gin's "true EN D" wing for 2012, the Boomerang X

Gin Paragliders’ EN D competitor: the Boomerang X

Gin’s “true EN D” Bomerang X is available for all, and proving itself at the PWC Superfinal in Mexico.

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Gin Fluid, expert speedriding wing for 2012

Gin’s 2012 season speed riding wings

Gin have upgraded their Nano and Fluid speedriding wings for the 2012 season

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Gin's Yeti 3 at La Grave. Photo: Jerome Maupoint

Gin’s Yeti 3: lightweight mountain paraglider

Gin’s Yeti lightweight mountain paraglider is now in its third incarnation, and better than ever, the company say.

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Petra Slivova has joined team Gin and will fly the Boomerang 8 this season

Women’s World Champion Petra Slivova joins Gin

Petra Slivova, double world champion and triple European champion, has joined team Gin.

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Gin's tandem pilot and passenger harnesses

Pilot & passenger tandem harnesses from Gin

Gin’s Safari harnesses are a pair of pilot and passenger harnesses for tandem paragliding.

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