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  Dust Devils, Hang Gliding In Lake Chelan
Fly in the land of dust devils and clear blue lakes. Tour the flying site of Chelan Butte, famous for awesome hang gliding since the sport began. Fly cross-country from the butte across the desert of eastern Washington. Join 46 women from all over the world to challenge the skies and fly with the best in the world during the Woman's World Hang Gliding Competition in Chelan, Washington. ~ The video camera gives you a bird's-eye view of the action. Indeed, the risks of hang gliding competition are here, for all to taste. Many hundreds of cross-country flying hours and miles accumulated, and the exciting and a controversial finish of the competition, coming down to just a couple of feet of distance - so close it had to be ruled on by the committee from the FAI, Federation Aeronautique International (the world governing body for sport aviation).
  Speed Gliding, Tear Up The Skies - Hang gliding at a rocket's pace
Tear up the skies with the new sport of speed gliding. Feel the incredible speed and experience the thrill and excitement of screaming down the mountain at a rockets pace in a hang glider. ~ Travel to the Canadian National Speed Gliding Competition at Sun Peaks ski resort in Kamloops, BC where you learn the basics, and then go to Telluride, Colorado for the official FAI World Hang Gliding Championship Series. ~ Speed Gliding racers dive down a steep course, pushing their hang gliders to the edge of the envelope, turning around pylon gates and skimming the ground through control gates in a race against the clock. Each racer must pass some part of his body or wing under the control gates, which are 20 feet high.
  Hang Gliding Extreme
"Hang Gliding Extreme" puts you in the air to fly the most spectacular sites in the United States. It's full of takeoffs, landings, fun flying, balloon drops, competition, truck towing and paragliding. ~ Begin your extreme adventure at Torrey Pines Flight Park in southern California. Thrill to racing head to head. Join us at the Lakeview, Oregon Fly-In. Fly the premiere wilderness beauty of Yosemite National Park. Join John Heiney as he loops his hang glider while describing his Guinness World Record for 52 consecutive loops. World record holder, Kari Castle describes the classic Owens Valley 100 miler, on her way to breaking the 210-mile Woman's Distance Record. Finish your adventure at the Hang Gliding Festival in Telluride, Colorado.
Cross Country 8000 - Hang Gliding cross country
It's the year 8000. See how Hang Gliding can help you survive in outerspace, and anywhere else you want to fly. Get High, Go Far, with our intrepid flight crew as they gain insights on flying cross country from Hang Gliding Legends. ~ Join the crew on several flights, going South, North and East from Slide Mountain near Lake Tahoe, Nevada. "Cross Country 8000" covers important aspects of flying cross country; thermal principles, navigation, teamwork, GPS, speed to fly, competition, and more.
  Party at Cloudbase - A hang gliding music video
Experience an endless free flight hang gliding party! Action music production with the best hang gliding shots. Thrill to exceptional aerobatics, whiting out at 17,000 ft. altitude. Lots of on-board footage including scenes from Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Florida and Central America. Join the Party!
  Born to Fly - Hang Gliding's High Adventure
Paul Hamilton, a Master Rated hang glider pilot, introduces you to a variety of people who fly different places, with different styles, but all have that "Born to Fly" attitude. You are right there in the action, flying hang gliders with the Pros. ~ Some highlights of the video are: Fly over the gentle waters of Miami, Florida. Getting your ass kicked in the powerful air of the legendary Owens Valley as you fly north to Mina, Nevada. Traveling south like the birds to the ancient cultures and active volcanoes of Guatemala. An interview with World Record holder, Larry Tudor, talking about why he has flown a hang glider farther than anyone. Sandia Peak tram, in Albuquerque, New Mexico leads you to cloudbase during the Cross Country Classic.
  Risk and Rewards - Hang gliding success at the Woman's World
Join 46 women hang glider pilots from around the world to challenge the skies of Lake Chelan, Washington. Feel the risks and achieve the rewards with these high spirited women. Fly with the best in the world to achieve the ultimate reward - winning the Woman's World Hang Gliding Competition. ~ Let these daring women inspire you to push the physical barriers with bold tenacity, reach inward to call up needed strengths and qualities of daring and courage, maximize intellectual prowess with elegant competence. The rewards? Winning the day! Gaining the admiration of your teammates! A feeling of accomplishment few ever experience! Success measured not by the fastest time, but by new and renewed friendships! ~ Loretta Hamilton introduces you to these inspiring women and guides you through your adventure. Paul Hamilton takes you into the air in a hang glider, to challenge the skies and give you a bird's eye-view of the action.
  To Fly, Discover Hang Gliding Today
"Discover how modern Hang Gliding can easily help you realize your dreams to fly." That is the message of the new United States Hang Gliding Association video. It was created to show how hang gliding has evolved into a safe, affordable, and fun way "To Fly". It shows how modern technologies combined with enhanced training techniques have made hang gliding easier to learn and safer than ever before. ~ Inspiring imagery expresses the similarity of hang gliding to flying free like a bird. Advancements in hang gliders, to the well-tested aircraft of today, plus a few impressive facts on world records, provides background for the viewer to understand that modern Hang Gliding is not the same as when it started. It as evolved into a new, exciting, and safe form of aviation. ~ You will experience a typical tandem discovery flight through a complete sequence of towing into the air behind an ultralight, releasing at 3000 foot altitude, and in-air instruction in performing basic turns and speed control with a certified instructor pilot by your side. Other options for learning to hang glide are covered, from training on a beginner's hill to simulator training. The progression from the bunny hill to the more advanced techniques of gaining altitude on rising air currents concludes with the final message, "Discover Hang Gliding, Today!"
Starting Hang Gliding, Fly Like An Eagle
Learn what Hang Gliding is all about! See how easy it is to learn to Hang Glide! If you have ever dreamt of flying, Hang Gliding can help you realize your dreams! "Starting Hang Gliding, Fly Like An Eagle!, shows you modern hang gliding, Today. It introduces you to the many ways to enter the air: tandem discovery flights, aerotowing, vehicle towing, and the training hill. ~ Filmed at several major hang gliding schools in the United States and Canada, this video covers first lessons on the beginner hill, tandem instruction high in the skies, flight simulators, and expert pilots showing advanced techniques. Spectacular in-air footage and great soundtrack. ~ Paul Hamilton is a Master Rated hang glider pilot, flying for 25 years. He uses his tandem and previous instructor experience to bring hang gliding to you.

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