gecko fly parapente

'cling cling like a lizard to the ceiling
stick close to the side of heaven'
maori kite song

jueves, 8 de enero de 2009

Concentracion Castala-Berja, Almeria

Paragliding Concentracion organised by Almeria Club Parapente with the Ayuntamiento de Berja - weekend of February 28th/March 1st.
The gathering is taking place to launch the opening of the new flying sites in the Sierra de Gador - great flying, competitions, prizes, transport, camping, food, T-Shirts, and dinner on saturday night . Sunday guided walking in the beautiful Sierra Gador for non-flyers
Registration for pilots - €15, dinner €12 and €5 for non-flyers.
Take a look at for more information and to register

Big sky - west wind

Too much westerley winds to fly on tuesday so we went to Chirivel kite flying with Jesus and Nic - freezing fingers and snow on the way, Sierra Maria in the background

Steve acting as anchor man while Trudy flies big kite!

miércoles, 7 de enero de 2009

monday at sierra maria
we had a break in the snow and wind
(seasonal weather for andalucia)
so we went to try out a site/slope for n/westerly winds

nothing to get toooo excited about but got in the air !

lovely views of la Sagra 2368m : near Carzorla just across
the plain of maria