Cloudbase In The Sunday Times

We recently did a tandem with Claire Keeton.
The article was published in the Sunday Times travel section.
It is also available online http://www.timeslive.co.za/travel/2011/10/23/head-in-the-clouds
It was a super day for Tandems.

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Khobi and Pete on the 50km flight Porterville

Khobi Bowden Sets South African Ladies Tandem Distance Record

This is the interim October news. We had good weather this month so had a steady flow of tandem flights. We had 3 new students start their paragliding flying career.
Johann Oosthuizen;Iain Stroud and Carlien Kahl have progressed well on the Basic Licence Course.
Khobi attended the Spring Gatskop in Porterville.
On Sunday she flew her Advance BiBeta4 with Pete Wallenda as passenger.

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KJ & I on our hour long flight

Preview Of The Wilderness Summer Season 2011/2012

We have been back from Europe for a few weeks now and have been pleasantly surprised by the September weather!
We have had quite a few days flyable, mainly at Sedgeview but a stunning day each at The Map of Africa and Wilderness Beach hotel

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Jan in front of the Eiger

Grindelwald: Last Week Of The Tour And The Flying Trend Continues!

I returned from Geneva airport after dropping off Johan Snyman just as the overcast sky dripped a little!
This was a travel day to Grindelwald and we had hoped to get in an afternoon flight on our arrival.
So we took the leisurely drive via Lusanne to arrive just in time for happy hour at the AlpenBlick.

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Chrissi over Grand Bornand

Swys 2011 All Flying No Admin For 3 Weeks!

It was easy to keep a update of the news page on a regular basis while we were in Stubai as the routine was very easy. Take cable car up after breakfast, fly down to , pack up, 300 m walk to cable car, lay out fly down. Then leisurely dinner and a chance to do admin.
 We packed up on the Saturday morning and dropped the Amstutz family at Innsbruck Station, then went to Innsbruck airport to collect Kevin's wayward equipment.
We then went back to Haus wallner and packed the bus for the 3 hour drive to Bassanno.
We took Kevin to the LZ and gave him the familiarisation to

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