In this category of the paragliding blog, you'll find all posts related to flight mechanics in paragliding.
We'll see how it flies, but also why it doesn't any more...

Stall, top sail, bottom sail are words soon to be familiar, if it is not already the case...

If you come for a paragliding course this winter, we will talk about this !
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El Peñon, seen from the landing area

Polar gears

What is the velocity polar? The speed polar is a graphical representation of the performance of our paraglider, as we will detail here. In…

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Wing load

To fully understand the wing loading, I often ask this question when I discuss the mechanics of paragliding flight: Obelix and Asterix fly under the same paraglider wing ...

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