Understand, adapt for and manage the specificities of high mountain locations and high altitude flight
PROGRAM OF THE WEEK :
5 full days
General overview of the structure and content of the week. The morning is focused on reviewing existing skills on a training slope and on special sites. Flight exercises. Daily theoretical reminders (meteorology, regulations, etc.) and weather points for the week and in more details for the following day.
Day 2 to 5
High mountain flight and flight exercises. Example of flights: Gds Montets (3200m), Aig du Midi (3600m), Mt Blanc du Tacul (4100m), Col du Géant (3300m) etc…
Each course is supervised by two state-certified paragliding instructors, one of whom is a mountain guide. A shuttle is available for trips to the flight and landing sites.
- Sail, harness, rescue and helmet approved for paragliding
- Lightweight harness
- High mountain shoes
- Light ice ax 50cm
- Telescopic or foldable sticks
- Clothes suitable for walking
- Gloves and warm clothing for flights
If necessary, we can provide you with the radio and some of the technical equipment (crampons, ice axes and harnesses). You will need to present a medical certificate authorizing the practice of paragliding.
DATES : Contact us
We can also offer you a programme adapted to your availabilities with sessions spread over several weekends.