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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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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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Cloud to Cloud: Towing Testival Netherlands filmed with a drone

Cloud to Cloud: Towing Testival Netherlands filmed with a drone

Hi All, i’ve made a small film recorded  with my drone and a gopro hero 3+. . you ‘ll  find it here. Have fun. Best regards, Hans

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Kari Robinson rockin’ in downunder

Kari Robinson rockin’ in downunder

Our team mate Kari Robinson has completed another 200+ km flight on her MENTOR 3 launching from Conargo near Deniliquin. Here is the link to her track. With this flight Kari took the worldwide lead in the women’s ranking of XContest and took the 5th…

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Sebastian Benz chasing records in Australia: New OZ record achieved –  next goal… 400 km

Sebastian Benz chasing records in Australia: New OZ record achieved – next goal… 400 km

Since November, the our Swiss friend has been attempting a 400 km flight in Australia. The NOVA team pilot has not achieved it yet, but he has bettered his own unofficial Australian record: on the 24th November 2013 he flew his Factor 2 375,26 km…

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16.-17. March: MENTOR 3 Test-Days (Netherlands near German Border)

16.-17. March: MENTOR 3 Test-Days (Netherlands near German Border)

Hi everybody, On 16-17 March we will organize a NOVA MENTOR 3 test-day in the Netherlands near the German Border. Everybody is welcome. As we don’t have any hills we will tow you up. Two winches with 4 cables will make shure that a lot…

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Wedding Proposal

Wedding Proposal

Yesterday I had a nice flight with my Trike. A few months ago a young men asked me if I cold fly his girlfriend over an message were he asked her to mary him. Yesterday 18th of November I flew her arround. She thought it…

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