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Paul Guschlbauer’s top 5 tips for multi-day hike-and-fly

Paul Guschlbauer’s five top tips for a multi-day hike-and-fly adventure in the Alps – a great introduction to what pilots need to know before setting off on a vol-biv adventure. “The first step is always the hardest – don’t care about it, just go outside and take the first step. You will be in the adventure. Just […]

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G-Force: Matt Warren trains with Paul Guschlbauer

What’s it really like to take part in the Red Bull X-Alps? Cross Country Magazine writer Matt Warren spent four gruelling days chasing Paul Guschlbauer – and his dog, Vitali – around Austria’s mountains to find out Paul Guschlbauer is finishing a can of Red Bull (yes, he really does drink it) and I’m pondering […]

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Top-landing with a Super Cub: In Alaska with Paul G

“Landing a Super Cub on a mountain top is a similar feeling to top-landing a paraglider on a small remote mountain somewhere in the Alps.” Paul Guschlbauer tells how he explored the Alaskan wilderness’s untrammeled flying sites – in a Super Cub bush plane. See what else is in Issue 178

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The Head Game: Understanding free-flight psychology

Flying like we do is the ultimate confidence trick – and we play it on ourselves. Matt Warren takes a look at what’s going on inside our heads It’s all too easy to only think about paragliding as something physical. Buy the right equipment, develop the right skills and that 200km flight is yours for […]

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Red Bull Dolomitenmann: 8-10 September 2016

Red Bull Dolomitenmann: 8-10 September 2016

The 29th edition of the Red Bull Dolomitenmann takes place over the weekend of 8-10 September 2016. Some 440 adventure athletes will converge on the Lienz Dolomites to take part in the multi-sport adventure competition. Athletes compete in teams of four, made up of a mountain runner, paraglider pilot, mountain biker and kayaker. Each athlete […]

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The Head Game: The psychology behind the sport

“Always fly your own flight. For sure, be aware of the others, where they are and what they’re up to, but fly do your own thing. “It will make for some painful lows along your journey, when your brilliant idea leads to an early landing instead of endless glory, but it will teach you to […]

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Podcast: Paul Guschlbauer talks to Gavin McClurg

Paul Guschlbauer competed in his first Red Bull X-Alps in 2011 with only 5 years of flying under his belt. In his own words his skills were far inferior to most of the other pilots in the race, but fitness and determination and creativity saw this incredible athlete realize a remarkable 3rd place podium finish. […]

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Winners to Paul Guschlbauer competition announced

Six pilots have won the opportunity to hike and fly with Red Bull X-Alps athlete Paul Guschlbauer, through a competition organised by Skywalk

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