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Paragliding World Cup Asian Tour

October 1, 2019

This year sees the launch of the new Asian Tour. Each event has the same status as a Pre World Cup, as the winner will automatically qualify for the Super Final. Apart from giving pilots the... Read More

PWC-PICO DO GAVIAO, BRAZIL

September 21, 2019

Pico do Gaviao in Brazil, once again, proved itself to be the land of big skies, welcoming smiles and seven task competitions. The competition had everything, beautiful scenery: banana and coffee... Read More

PWC BRAZIL 2019

September 3, 2019

The Pico do Gaviao Paragliding World Cup will take place in Brazil from the 7th to the 14th of September. The enormously successful 2017 Pico do Gaviao World Cup confirmed Brazil as the land of... Read More

FAI PARAGLIDING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

August 19, 2019

After ten days of intense racing, The 17th FAI Paragliding World Championship in Krushevo, Macedonia has come to an end. Ozone pilots swept the podium and top 8 spots. The New World Champion is... Read More

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“Still I can’t believe it yet, an amazing flight!!! We flew as a team for the first 300km, the rest I flew by myself. At the end of the flight I pushed full bar and landed right on time to validate the flight... Viva Brazil!!!” .

Congrats to Ozone Team Pilot, Felix Rodriguez for his +500 km flight in Brazil 🇧🇷 En hora buena Felix! @feliximbol
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Last week, excellent conditions in Brazil saw some of the longest XC flights in the history of paragliding.
On October 9th, Ozone team pilot Seiko Fukuoka set a new female record after flying 460 kms, beating Yael Margelisch’s 442km of 4 October. Seiko was flying with teammates Charles Cazaux and Felix Rodriguez. All flying Enzo 3.
On October 10th local gurus Rafael Saladini (Enzo 3), Marcelo Prieto and Rafael de Moraes Barros flew 582km to set, again, a New paragliding world record.
The same day Mexican pilot Alex Loyarte took his Zeno for an impressive 509 Km flight launching from the Rampa De Vôo Livre in Patu.
On October 12th, Seiko flew a bit further, landing 472 kms away from launch.
Meanwhile Swiss pilot, Yael Margelisch (Enzo 3) was about to become the first female pilot to pass the 500km mark breaking the record again with an amazing 553 Km flight.
Definitely a week to remember! Congrats to all the pilots and cheers from all the Ozone Team.
Keep all those long flights coming! @seiko_fukuoka @feliximbol @kzoairlines @yael_margelisch
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“Yesterday was a top quality experience! We launched into a blue sky, with barely enough lift to stay aloft. As the day progressed the climbs get stronger and stronger, we flew faster and faster. During the middle two hours of the day it was rowdy enough to remind myself that the day will taper out into a spectacular evening. Six of us were hooting and hollering into the sunset together after 10.5 hours in the air. And retreive was on us in minutes, 430km from launch(thanks Roland!). For most of the day we had 10 top PWC pilots(and excellent friends) gaggle flying in top form, all on Enzo 3s. Not only the coolest flight I've had, but the coolest one I can imagine”
Text and images by Ozone Team pilot Mitch Riley @mitchintheair
Several records have been broken in Brazil 🇧🇷 during the last days.

Full report coming soon
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Chilly October day in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

By Becca Bredehoft @turquoise.sparrow
Pilot: Cade Palmer @paracade
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“Vindreken - One of Norway’s most painted mountains
A 2.2km trail leads up 1200m+
Making for a 50+degree hike straight up a ridge to the top Of this deep rocky goodness.
To Share it all with a brother makes it all the more special :) @malachitempleton”

@jamie_lee_speedflyer shares another epic ride from his Norwegian journey 🇳🇴
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The Ozone Wall Calendar is back for 2020. The 12 month format hangs in size A3. Get your monthly dose of airborne inspiration – it’s the perfect gift for your flying friends and loved ones. Available now from your local Ozone dealer.
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On the cover: Cloud surfing the Pacific coast with the M7.
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Pilot: Alex Colby @flykahana
Photo by @jorgeatramiz
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The Kendall Mountain Film Festival is an incredibly diverse celebration of mountain culture, with films, speakers, and creative submissions from all corners of the mountain world. Ozone is proud to be supporting this event and to once again have several adventure flying films in the event. If you’re in this part of the world next month, don’t miss it!
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https://www.kendalmountainfestival.com/
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Ansel Morgan approaching the "Imperial Crown of Zinal" on his M7 during a superb day in Valais. Switzerland 🇨🇭 Photo by Philippe Labarre
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“Changed my mind on last instant on this one, because it looked finally too dangerous in the pass... 👀
Well not graceful...” @max_pinot during another exciting X-Alps moment

Glider: Zeolite
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BUZZ Z6
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The new Z6 contains several performance breakthroughs in the intermediate category, while taking passive safety to the highest level yet! A refined SharkNose leading edge, optimised line plan for 20% drag reduction, a new blend of materials to improve durability and reduce weight, the Z6 is the most advanced Buzz to date.
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-20% Reduction in Overall Line Drag
-Refined SharkNose Profile
-G-String Leading Edge
-Double-3D Shaping
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For more on the Buzz Z6 Hit the Link in BIO

Pilot: @pilotlyndsaynicole .
🎥: @benjaminjordanadventure .
Edit: @karlstezlick
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“Just another one of the beautiful lines that we got to fly in the Balestrand area while we were stranded waiting for a new propeller for the boat. It wasn’t a bad place to be stuck:)
Here we are flying from a mountain called Tjuatoten (1098 m)” @malachitempleton
Stay tuned for more on @malachitempleton and @jamie_lee_speedflyer‘s adventure in Norway 🇳🇴
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2019 PG World Champion, Joachim Oberhauser @joachimoberhauser approaching the Fermeda Mountain on his Enzo 3. The Dolomites, Italy.
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Photo by @winx.design.marketing

FRANCIS REINA WINS IN ZARZA CAPILLA AND CASTEJÓN DE SOS.

August 15, 2019

Ozone team pilot, Francisco Javier Reina, aka “El Niño”, took the win at the two most recent XC comps in Spain. His first victory was the Spanish XC Championship in Zarza Capilla, a... Read More

2019 FAI PARAGLIDING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

August 4, 2019

The 16th FAI Paragliding World Championship will take place in Krushevo, Macedonia from the 5th-18th of August 2019. Situated at an altitude of 1350m, Krushevo is the highest town in the Balkans and a... Read More

OZONE TEAM SWEEP FRENCH OPEN 2019

July 18, 2019

French Open 2019: Ozone R&D team member, Luc Armant, reports: “The French Open was an incredible event with four nice tasks in the beautiful mountains of the Aravis (north of Annecy) in good... Read More

CHELAN US OPEN 2019

July 17, 2019

The final event of the US Paragliding Nationals, celebrated in Chelan, has come to a close. Ozone Team pilot, Nick Greece reports: “Chelan, Washington is one of the top flatland paragliding competition arenas... Read More