Swing have a new backpack. The Everest 2 Pro has been developed with backpack manufacturer Deuter and is an 85 litre bag weighing 1.55kg.
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Hugh Miller gets his mitts on Gradient’s latest, sharpest tool in the box. Plus Little Cloud’s Kangoo and vol-biv paragliding harnesses get the once-over.
Swing have released their new EN C paraglider, the Astral 7
Swing’s new EN D Apus is a small, agile little thing just like its avian namesake, the swift.
Ex-Olympic snowboarder Daniel Tyrkas has become Swing’s new marketing man
The Hybrid Sport is a foot-launched, multi-purpose mini wing from Swing
Swing have made a new serial class paraglider for advanced and ambitious competition pilots: the Stratus 8.
Swing have a new “deluxe learner paraglider”, the EN A Axis 5.
Swing’s new intermediate paraglider, the Mistral 6, has been certified EN B in sizes 24, 26 and 28, and is now available from your Swing dealer.
Swing’s Mistral 6 intermediate paraglider is now out, and 40 test models are available to be flown in Bassano, Italy, from 21 – 28 March 2010.
Swing say their new tandem paraglider, the Twin 4, is “a real sensation in more than just performance…” It should be certified by the end of February 2010.
Swing’s new LTF 2 paraglider, the Astral 6, has passed DHV certification in sizes 26 (85 – 110 kg) and 28 (105 – 130 kg) and Swing are now taking orders. Contact your local dealer to arrange a test flight. The company say they will keep the availability status of the various sizes updated on [...]
With the season about to really get underway, Swing’s new speed riding paraglider, the Spitfire, will be ready to replace the Savage in December. It will be made in five sizes: 9, 11, 13, 15, and a 7, reserved for Swing Speed Team members only. Manuel Croci heads up the Swing speed riding development team, [...]
Swing are very proud of their new LTF 2 sporty intermediate paraglider, the Astral 6, which they say is the first glider in its category with an aspect ratio of 6.4. Swing have incorportated their High Arc Technology (HAT) giving strong canopy curvature in tandem with a high aspect ratio, into a serial glider for [...]
Swing say their Arcus 6 (LTF 1, or 1-2 accelerated) has very quickly established itself in its class due to its flight characteristics and unequalled performance, and Swing are now offering the glider in a compact (700g lighter) version as well. Combined with the Connect Reverse convertible harness, Swing say you have “the ideal combination [...]
Swing’s Connect Reverse paragliding harness / rucksack was made in collaboration with rucksack specialist Deuter and has an integral reserve container.
Following much research and 14 prototypes, designer Michael Hartmann and the Swing team are very pleased with the finished Arcus 6. It has been completely redesigned since the previous reincarnation, and the team are happy that they have succeeded in improving stability and handling, increasing trim speed and making the stall point easily recognisable. Swing [...]
A place in the top ten was the goal in the World Cup in Italy for Alex Schalber, top pilot from Salzburg.