Our next few months…

As you may (or may not) know, I’m spending more time at the house in France so if you’d like to try some of the sites in the Massif Central of France (Gueret, Puy de Dome, etc), or paramotoring, let me know. Eventually we’ll…

Becoming a tandem pilot

Tandem pilot courses Flight Culture specialise in teaching pilots to fly tandem paragliders and we run two paragliding tandem (dual) pilot courses every year. If you’ve ever thought about becoming a tandem pilot, let me tell you a bit more. Starting at the beginning,…

Would you like to be a Tandem Pilot?

  If you’re pilot rated with more than 100 hours post CP, are really solid on your ground handling and basic skills, you could consider getting your tandem endorsement. Flight Culture have been running courses teaching pilots to fly tandems for the last 12…

Additional info for Lanzarote 2018

Paragliding Orzola

Lanzarote 2018 Here are a few notes to just make your stay more enjoyable and to hopefully answer any remaining questions that you might have. So, starting at the beginning. Either Tom or myself will be at the airport (Arricife) waiting for you when…

Looking back on 2017

Argi 7

What a year! We’ve taken groups to Lanzarote in Jan, Argentina in March and Dune de Pyla in both May and September. We have a few new paramotor pilots with a special mention to Col, Stu and Matilda. It has really inspired us to…

Pilotwear made by pilots for pilots

  Back in 2104 three great friends got together and decided to design clothing specifically for paramotor and paragliding pilots under the brand name FlyKandy. Sure, there is some great technical gear out there, but for pilots, it’s a compromise because it’s not been…

Would you like to be a tandem pilot?

  For years Flight Culture have been teaching people to fly tandem paragliders and now do it exclusively on residential courses. Since the changes the BHPA made to the requirements for gaining your tandem endorsement came into effect a couple of years ago, running…

Stuart Somerville 1968 – 2016

Stuart Somerville

Stu Somerville 1968 – 2016 Stuart Somerville, FC team member tragically died in a paragliding accident on Dec 28, 2016 in Ibarra, Ecuador. Stu spent several years as an important member of our team. Always cheerful and full of enthusiasm for absolutely everything which…