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Types and Causes of Paragliding Injuries and Prevention

Accidents occur during paragliding. This is a fact. However, the causes are mainly manmade. For example, inadequate training, poor techniques, ignoring weather conditions… The accidents can injure head, spine, pelvic, and lower and upper limbs. Injuries to lower limbs (ankles, legs, pelvic area) and spines are the most common. During landing, pilots get maximum injuries mainly because of mistakes made by them. Don’t be scared. I am writing about injuries

Know 11 Rules That Will Increase Joys of Air Adventures

Indian authorities have taken some initiatives to enhance safety during air adventure holidays. For example, central government laid down basic minimum standards for paragliding and the state government defined The Himachal Pradesh Aero Sports Rules, 2004. Now it is the turn of the participants and the operators to follow these rules to maximize the joys of the adventure. Here are 11 rules that each participant shall also follow: 1.      Hire

Know and Follow Basic Minimum Standards for Pleasant Paragliding Trips

Although trend of paragliding adventures gained momentum in India very late as compared to European countries, the country earned the contract to host Paragliding World Cup 2015. The activity is no more limited to hills and mountains. Even plains are inviting attention of paragliders. So the activity rule book is in making. One of the chapters define Basic Minimum Standards (BMS). This paragliding season, remember and follow the BMS. So