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19 Feb

What is McCready's theory in paragliding?

Mr. Paul McCready was the man who managed to simplify calculations for paragliders and gliders using a graduated ring, which was placed on analog barometers, allowing the paraglider pilot to improve his flight speed in transition depending on the average value of the thermal.

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05 Feb

Advances in paragliding technology

The truth is that we can see that since the SharkNose were incorporated the rigid secondary structures, as well as the anchors of the A's have begun to move to be closer than what is the middle chord of the paraglider

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05 Feb

Get to know the story of Andre Hediger, the bird man

André Hediger is a Swiss paraglider who has caught the attention of thousands of people, in and out of the world of air sport. Hediger's career took off when he became the world paragliding champion in 2000, but the truth is that this is not the most interesting thing in his history.

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