Administrator's Office Christmas Closure

Well, it's that time of year again, the Christmas Season.

So, my office will be closed on the statutory holidays, 25/26th Dec and 1/2 Jan.

I would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and lots of great flying in 2014!

Best wishes
Nicky Hamill

Auckland Regional Paragliding Competition II

This comp is a go-er.

Unless you hear otherwise, then the meet up will be 10:00, Saturday morning at the Puhoi Pub.

See you all then, at that point we will know if it's Dills, Moirs or Five Fingers.

Johnny Hopper
Cloudbase Flying

Safety Advisory 2-2013 Franz Joseph Area And MBZ

Please see the attached message re flying in Franz Joseph area - very important - safety issue.

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Safety Notice - Gin Paraglider Harness

Rescue installation advice for GIN harnesses.

Gin Gliders have become aware of that in certain test scenarios, deployment of a rescue parachute can become more difficult than in the static scenario used in the certification process.

More information.

Southern Regional PG Comp

23rd and 24th November. Looks like its all go. Epic conditions forecast for the next three days.

Here's the link for more information.

Auckland Regional Paragliding Comp

Ok... it's official.

This comp is ON.

We will be flying (on Saturday, at least) on the Kaimais Range, near Matamata.

The meet up point is at Ronnies Cafe, 74 Broadway, Matamata.
Please be there at 10:00 on Saturday, 9th November 2013.

For more information go to Auckland Regional PG Comp