Cloudbase Paragliding Tips and Hints - 03. Effective Ridge Strategies

Join Chris as he takes you through some tips concentrating on the following coastal ridge soaring strategies and concepts;


Top landings and approaches

Big Ears

Mapping/understanding the flyable area

Brake control and brake wrapping

Chest strap adjustments

Managing the lift band

Assessing wind strength

Speed bar effectiveness

Weight shifting

Minimum sink settings

Oscillation control

Pitch control

Flight awareness

Ridge turn management