I am an active participant of many paragliding events and now flying coach. Thus, we have an opportunity to observe the development of paragliding in Russia. And today I can note a brand new trend in our still young sport. The previous ten years of intensive development and improvement of the domes. Now, however, manufacturers have reached a certain ceiling. Relevant are not only the technical parameters paragliding equipment as its cost and availability for those enthusiasts who cherish the dream to fly in the sky like a bird.
Booming pure sport flying with the paramotors, what a striking confirmation are, for example, major successes of Russian national team — she took third place at the world championship 2001 in Spain, won the Cup of great Britain in the spring of 2002, and in the world Cup 2003 in England, too won the first place! However, there is and the ever-increasing influx into our midst of people who do not mind an hour or two to spend at the clouds in the day or on a nice evening after work.