you ever dreamed of flying the way the birds fly? Gliding gently through
the air with a bird’s eye view of everything below and out to the
horizon, or soaring upwards on rising thermal currents, banking and turning
to follow the lifting air. Maybe you’ve even been aware that there
are some people who do fly this way but thought that you could never do
it. Well, you CAN do it.
modern sport of hang gliding offers the easiest, safest access to personal,
bird-like flight that has ever been available. Hang glider pilots utilize
lightweight wings made of aerospace aluminum alloys covered with space-age
polymer fabric, shifting their weight to control speed and direction.
advanced teaching methods, coupled with modern flying equipment, make
the learning process easy, safe, and fun. You can get involved at any
level and to whatever degree you choose, from a single, introductory lesson
to a full course of instruction leading to solo flight and your own pilot
To start, you
can fly from a mountain in a tandem wing with an instructor at your side,
or skim over soft sand dunes under an instructor’s supervision,
just a few feet off the ground. If you choose to go farther, you’ll
learn the finer points of controlling your wing under the guidance of
your instructor, while you also learn to understand the winds and how
they affect your flight.
become part of a community of pilots, and find that people who share a
love of flying are some of the most interesting people you’ll ever
meet - people who live life with a sense of adventure and with a passion
that few experience.