Lillymae Spins the Glider

Lillymae Spins the Glider This video shows Lillymae doing 2 spins in a training glider. I started giving Lillymae flight instruction in a Schweizer 2-33 shortly before she turned 10 years old. This video shows a 2 minute segment of her 25th instructional flight when she spins the plane. She was 10 at the time. The first part of the video shows my point of view, from inside the plane, as I sit in the back seat. The second part shows the same part of the flight, but as observed…

The gliding paradise 2015 | Alps | GoPro Hero 4 | Saint-Auban | FFVV

The gliding paradise 2015 | Alps | GoPro Hero 4 | Saint-Auban | FFVV Gliding season 2015 in the French southern and northern Alps throught the Pôle Espoir and French Gliding Team. . Let’s go fly with us ! Pilot, video editing and movie by Lucas Delobel. The gliders in the movie are Discus 2ax and JS1c from the French Gliding Federation (FFVV). Thank you to the FFVV for sports means, coach and so on. Website : and Facebook : Filmed from the CNVV (Southern Alps / France) : Filmed…

Gliders Dogfighting Over Utah Mountains

Gliders Dogfighting Over Utah Mountains Five high performance gliders got together over 2013 Memorial Day and flew around the Utah mountains near Nephi and Provo chasing each other. This video shows some of the casual formation flying near the rocks. Filmed with a GoPro Hero3 mounted in an ASW27B the gliders don’t look that close due to the wide angle lens but much of the time we were within one wing span of each other and could really enjoy the subtle and graceful movements of the other gliders up close.…

Hang Gliding a Morning Glory ( Jonny Durand ) Surfing the biggest wave Ever

Hang Gliding a Morning Glory ( Jonny Durand ) Surfing the biggest wave Ever Jon Durand Hang Gliding / Sky Surfing a rare meteorological cloud phenomenon called a Morning Glory. It is like surfing a tsunami or tidal wave in the sky. It’s great for doing loops and flying fast. The Glider is towed in the Sky by a small ultra lite aircraft. Also called aerotow hang gliding. RedBull and Nikon Camera sponsored. It was filmed by Mark Watson near Burketown Barramundi Australia. For more info visit Jonny Durand Mark…

Glider Racing into Thunderstorm

Glider Racing into Thunderstorm 31 minutes of crazy cockpit footage of Day 1 in the 15-meter Gliding Nationals for 2011 out of Logan, Utah. The first turn point took us right into a huge thunderstorm. A few smart pilots flew to the east of the storm and touched the turn cylinder. The rest of us did not see that option and flew right into the belly of the beast. Well more than half of the gliders got caught in the storm and landed out. This video shows pilot Bruno Vassel…

My gliding accident

My gliding accident This is a reconstruction shown on a TV program named Storm Warning of an accident I was involved in in 1999. It was my first ever days gliding. A birthday present to remember. See My story with photos on this link: source Gliding