PARAPENT :: PP Ménégoz and Y. Goueslain Goueslain


Five editions after its first publication and more than 30,000 copies sold, "Parapente, s'initier et progresser" is back in an expanded version and enlarged format. Containing all the information needed to train a paraglider, this guide can be used by all paragliding enthusiasts, from beginners to the most experienced.

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This new edition updates the essential "non-technical" aspects that involve the pilot being responsible for his own safety, as well as the "human factors" that are so often the cause of accident reports. Technical fundamentals, aerodynamic principles, weather and aerology, equipment, pathology and accidents... The authors, unanimously recognised specialists, offer you a reference manual, structured according to a simple and rigorous teaching plan.

In this new, updated and expanded edition, you'll find all-new theoretical and practical information to make this manual an even more effective and structured aid to your learning. You'll also appreciate the new photos and the many updated explanatory diagrams that have contributed to the success of this book. Comprehensive, accessible and practical: this is the book you need to take off!

Authors: Pierre-Paul Ménégoz & Yves Goueslain
Publisher: Amphora
Publication date: 20/04/2023
EAN : 9782757605646
Weight : 1,3000kg
ISBN: 2757603310
Number of pages: 366
Format: 19 x 14 cm
SKU : 1204061

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Grounded by a light breeze? Do you want to pass your Brevet de Pilote? Here's everything you need to revise and improve your paragliding theory! For beginners, the Free Flight Manual or Introduction to paragliding will give you the basics on aerology, mechaflight and regulations. They will also prepare you for the various pilot licence exams. Specific books on weather will be added to your observations. We've selected them for their accessibility, so you won't be bored by the emagrames, we promise! Many competitive pilots, adventurers and poets have also written down their adventures, revealed their tips and shared their experience with you in exciting and technical books about their most beautiful cross-country paragliding flights. The adventurers will find their happiness with guidebooks A comprehensive guide to almost every flying site in France and beyond! Orientation to the wind, access routes, local tips, a mine of useful information to prepare your future trips... Because books are also useful for travelling, they will be invaluable allies in your paragliding progress.

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