Archive for Flatland flying

“…an autumn morning like this!” – Blackforest / Germany

“…an autumn morning like this!” – Blackforest / Germany

Hello friends, “I hope you also have/had… an autumn morning like this?!” End of October I had a great paragliding day together with my friends. The forests were in their most beautiful autumn colors and with gentle thermals we could thermal up and enjoy the…

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German Flatlands 2017 – first place for NOVA phantom in standard class

German Flatlands 2017 – first place for NOVA phantom in standard class

Mit dem NOVA Phantom gelang mir der erste Platz bei den German Flatlands 2017 in der Standardklasse. Coming in first in the Serial Class (up to ENC) in the German Flatlands 2017 with my PHANTOM Viel Wind, wenig Tasks, dennoch tolle Flüge und ein persönliches…

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The 4th ‘Cottbuser Spreewald Open’

The 4th ‘Cottbuser Spreewald Open’

I am a member of the 1. Cottbuser Hang- and Paragliding Club located 100 km southeast from Berlin in close proximity to the Polish border. From 25th to 27th of May our club organized the paragliding cup “Spreewald Open” for the fourth time – really…

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NOVA phantom goes step-towing and xc-flight in the north-west german flatlands

NOVA phantom goes step-towing and xc-flight in the north-west german flatlands

– my very first flight with the phantom go to 4:17 h airtime and 81.7 xc-km – Parcel from Terfens I’am waiting for. LUNA and I were happy with the “box”   On friday the 31th of may 2017 a parcel from terfens arrived to…

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First ever Meeting of the new German Flatland Team

First ever Meeting of the new German Flatland Team

ROCKING THE GERMAN FLATLANDS First weekend of March saw the first ever meeting of the newly established NOVA Team Germany on Wasserkuppe, the highest mountain in central Germany. The new flatland team focuses on xc-flying in the non-alpine paragliding spots in Germany. The team includes…

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Great 2016 Finale  – Best wishes for 2017 – NOVA Pilots Team Germany

Great 2016 Finale – Best wishes for 2017 – NOVA Pilots Team Germany

Hello everyone, my name is Markus Kaup and I’am one of pilots of the newly founded NOVA Pilots Team Germany. Till encouraged me to post my happy-new-year-email to all of you on the blog. I live in the north-west of Germany and in winter time…

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Testival in the Netherlands 2016

Testival in the Netherlands 2016

With the great help of NOVA we organized a Mini Testival in the Netherlands. For the fourth time it was a big succes. Conditions were not great but enough for three days of thermalling. Together with Toni en Andrea we had a great time and…

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