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SUMMER 2008 NEWSLETTER


*JOIN US THIS AUGUST FOR OUR FRENCH ALPS TOUR

Give the Gift They Will Never Forget - PURCHASE PARAGLIDING GIFT CERTIFICATES Redeemable at sister schools around the United States.


IN THIS ISSUE:
UPCOMING EAGLE EVENTS
     - FRENCH ALPS TOUR - AUGUST 2008 - STILL TIME TO JOIN
     - SIV / MANEUVERS CLINICS - AUGUST 2008


UPCOMING FALL/WINTER EAGLE EVENTS
     - VALLE DE BRAVO TOURS - THESE ARE FILLING UP!!!
     - SIV / MANEUVERS CLINICS - SEPTEMBER 2008
     - INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION CLINIC - NOVEMBER 2008
     - TANDEM PARAGLIDING CLINIC - OCTOBER 2008
     - THERMAL & CROSS COUNTRY CLINIC - DECEMBER 2008


EAGLE NEWS
     - MSNBC VISITS EAGLE PARAGLIDING
     - EAGLE TEAM PILOTS SWEEP PODIUM AT RAT RACE
     - EAGLE TEAM PILOTS DOMINATE WEST COAST CHAMPIONSHIPS
     - PARTICIPANTS FLY OVER 60 MILES AT OUR OWENS VALLEY CLINIC
     - AIRWAVE SPORT 4 - GREAT PERFORMANCE AND SECURITY
     - NIVIUK F-GRAVITY ACRO WING FINALLY AVAILABLE



PURCHASE AN EAGLE PARAGLIDING GIFT CERTIFICATE FOR A FRIEND
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UPCOMING SUMMER EAGLE EVENTS:

FRENCH ALPS TOUR

  French Alps Tour – 8/9 – 8/21
  The 2007 Eagle French Alps Tour gave pilots many personal bests.  We are heading back to Europe this summer for more.

  Read more about our 2007 tour here.

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SIV / MANEUVERS CLINICS

  Summer Maneuvers Clinic – Southern California - 8/9 - 8/11

 

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UPCOMING FALL/WINTER EAGLE EVENTS:

2009 VALLE DE BRAVO TOURS ARE FILLING UP!
Join us for the most consistent paragliding on the planet.  We have put on 10 tours in Valle De Bravo, and we have flown every single day of every tour.  This is the one paragliding tour where the flying is guaranteed.  Read the details on Eagle’s 2009 Valle De Bravo Tours.

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  Testimonial of Valle De Bravo Tour participant Rob Milley
  Testimonial - Doing a tour was the ticket
  2008 Valle De Bravo tour week 1 video
  2008 Valle De Bravo tour week 2 video

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SIV / MANEUVERS CLINICS

  Fall Maneuvers Clinic
   – Southern California 9/23 - 9/25 - Sold Out
   – Southern California 9/26 – 9/28 - 4 spots left

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INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION CLINIC - NOVEMBER 2008
Become a paragliding instructor - Instructor's Certification Clinic information.

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TANDEM PARAGLIDING CLINIC - OCTOBER 2008
Begin your journey as a tandem pilot - Tandem Paragliding Clinic information.

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THERMAL & CROSS COUNTRY CLINIC - DECEMBER 2008
Improve on your thermaling and cross country flying skills. Thermal & Cross Country Clinic information.

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EAGLE PARAGLIDING NEWS:

MSNBC VISITS EAGLE PARAGLIDING

This April, MSNBC visited Eagle Paragliding for some lessons and great flying. Watch the Video!
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EAGLE TEAM PILOTS SWEEP PODIUM AT RAT RACE

The Eagle Team continues to impress this summer at the US paragliding meets. The two big Competitions remaining this summer are the Chelan Pre-PWC event in Washington, and the US Paragliding Nationals in the Owen's Valley. Stay tuned to see if the Eagle Team can continue their streak. Rat Race 2008 results

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EAGLE TEAM PILOTS DOMINATE WEST COAST PARAGLIDING CHAMPIONSHIPS

The final standings of the 2008 West Coast Paragliding Championships included 12 Eagle Team pilots in the Top 20. Eagle Team Pilots Greg Babush and Marty DeVietti took 1st and 2nd Place. West Coast Paragliding Championships results.

west coast paragliding championships
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PARTICIPANTS FLY OVER 60 MILES AT OUR OWENS VALLEY CLINIC
Owen's Valley Clinic Story

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AIRWAVE SPORT 4 - GREAT PERFORMANCE & SECURITY

EAGLE PARAGLIDING

Airwave has produced a high performance wing with DHV 1-2 security.  The Airwave Sport 4 DHV 1-2/EN-B glider has set a new standard as it performs as well as most DHV 2 wings.  Below is a list of the notable changes between the Sport 3 and the Sport 4:

Sport 3 Sport 4
Aspect Ratio 5.1 5.35
No. of Risers 4 3
Est. Glide Ratio 8.2-8.5 8.5-8.8
Certification DHV 1-2 EN B


For more information on the Sport 4, visit the Airwave web site.

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NIVIUK F-GRAVITY ACRO WING AVAILABLE

Eagle has received its first shipment of F-Gravity's. We have been testing it at the lake the past week, and it's safe to say this is the best all around acro wing we have ever seen.
niviuk f gravity
niviuk f gravity

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All the best,

Rob Sporrer
Eagle Paragliding LLC
mail: PO Box 91259 , Santa Barbara, California 93190
ship: 1107 Castillo, Santa Barbara, California, 93101
www.paragliding.com

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