Here are a collection of articles written over
the years. They are mostly in Adobe PDF format.
- A report on the Airwave
challenge hang-gliding competition held in Laragne France in 1992.
It was written for the Avon Hang gliding and paragliding club magazine.
- A report on the Chelan
XC Classic hang gliding competition held in Chelan Washington State
USA in 1993. It was written for the Avon Hang gliding and paragliding
- A report of my first trip to fly in the Owens
Valley, California USA in 1991.
- An article about Quest
Air flight park in Florida, USA in 1999. Written by Adam Hunt for
the USHGA club magazine but never published. Adam is an Australian hang
glider pilot and photgrapher.
- Where in the world
to learn to hang glide? An article written for the BHPA magzine
Skywings by Angie Weir in 2000.
- Report on some southern
French flying sites for hang glider pilots. Written for the Avon
Hang gliding and paragliding club magazine in 1995.
tests and technical
- My first impressions of the Flight
Design Exxtacy 160 rigid wing from 1997.
- My first thought (as a pilot of an Airwave K4)
of the then new Airwave Klassic.
It was written for the Avon Hang gliding and paragliding club magazine
in the 1993(ish).
- My guide to ridge
soaring for members of the Avon Hang Gliding and Paragliding club,
written in 1994.
- My guide to thermalling
etiquette written in 1994.
- A guide to UK airspace for new
XC pilots I wrote for some club lectures in 2000.
- My thought on being turned nearly
upsidedown whilst flying in Canada in 1993.
- Aerotow pilots guide. A cut down version of the original Aerotow.com guide for pilots new to aerotowing. 2003
- A (hopefully) humorous
story I wrote about a hang glider pilots first attempt at flying
paragliders. It was written for the Avon Hang gliding and paragliding
club magazine in 1991.
- The Rise
of Aerotowing. An article written in 2004 for the BMAA magazine
about aerotowing hang gliders from a British point of view.