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Prepare to Fly - Chinese Edition By Simon Blake
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Prepare to fly, the popular book for the newly-qualified paraglider pilot, described by Skywings magazine as "Not just recommended... essential!", is now available in Chinese.
Flying the Wainwrights By Simon Blake
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In 2013 in the English Lake District, paraglider pilot Simon Blake attempted something never tried before - bagging all 214 of the fells in Wainwright's Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells in a... More > single calendar year... by paraglider. This is the story of the preparation and execution of a challenge that became an obsession. It charts the highs and the lows, and offers an insight into what it takes to complete the Wainwrights using an aircraft you carry on your back. Simon Blake is the author of "Prepare to Fly - Paragliding Tips I Wish I'd Learned Sooner". www.preparetofly.co.uk www.flyingthewainwrights.co.uk< Less
Prepare to Fly By Simon Blake
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Now in a considerably revised and expanded second edition. Paragliding tips I wish I'd learned sooner - an extensive collection of hints, tips and advice to smooth the progress of the newly qualified... More > paraglider novice towards being a confident, organised, successful pilot. The focus is on preparation - learning early the habits that will make flying easier and more pleasurable. All aspects of flying are covered, from selecting and packing your equipment right through to advice on landing out. It concludes with an extensive selection of additional online resources. Live versions of those links can be found at the website for the book, http://www.preparetofly.co.uk/. Skywings, the official magazine of the British Hanggliding and Paragliding Association, called it "very, very good indeed and ridiculously cheap", and concluded their review with "Not simply recommended... but essential!".< Less
Flying The Wainwrights By Simon Blake
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In 2013 in the English Lake District, paraglider pilot Simon Blake attempted something never tried before: bagging all 214 of the fells in Wainwright's Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells in a... More > single calendar year... by paraglider. This is the story of the preparation and execution of a challenge that became an obsession, now in a compact edition. It charts the highs and the lows, and offers an insight into what it takes to complete the Wainwrights using an aircraft you carry on your back. Simon Blake is the author of "Prepare to Fly - Paragliding Tips I Wish I'd Learned Sooner", now in its second edition. www.preparetofly.co.uk www.flyingthewainwrights.co.uk< Less
Prepare to Fly 2nd Edition By Simon Blake
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Second edition of the best-selling guide for paraglider pilots, revised and considerably expanded with over 35% more content. Paragliding tips I wish I'd learned sooner - an extensive and now... More > considerably extended collection of hints, tips and advice to smooth the progress of the newly qualified paraglider novice towards being a confident, organised, successful pilot. The focus is on preparation - learning early the habits that will make flying easier and more pleasurable. Concludes with an extensive selection of additional online resources. Live versions of those links can be found at the website for the book, http://www.preparetofly.co.uk/. Skywings, the official magazine of the British Hanggliding and Paragliding Association, called the first edition "very, very good indeed and ridiculously cheap", and concluded their review with "Not simply recommended... but essential!". You can read the full review at the website.< Less