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Here you will find a selection of hang gliding videos that we have featured over the years.

World Hang Gliding Championship – Class II

This weekend the 20th FAI World Hang Gliding Class 2 Championships wrapped up with some exciting conditions and thrilling action. This year, the World Hang Gliding Championships Class 2 was held from July 24th...

Hang Glider Snaps – Reserve Ride

When performing stunts, the pilot must always be capable of deploying their reserve effectively, even under high G-forces. This pilots demonstrates an effective pull after snapping his glider in half. The snap came  after pulling...

Threading the Needle

Zac Majors is a six-time U.S. National Champion and owner of the Hang Gliding Academy located in Knightsen, California. He is instructor and record holder, holding the Mt. Diablo record of 190 miles and...

Hang Gliding at Night

If hang gliding at night doesn't sound challenging enough, try to pull off multiple loops with LED lights while hang gliding at night.

Speedrun – Raw and Uncut

Wolfgang Siess takes an early morning glide to the valley.
Red Bull Flugtag Pittsburgh

Red Bull Flugtag Pittsburgh

 The famous (or infamous) human-powered flight competition, Red Bull Flugtag, announced its winner for the Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta event. The winner is determined based on three criteria: design creativity, team showmanship and, lastly, flight distance. There...

Hang Glider Collapse

Hang glider collapses and lands in lake.

Speed Hang Gliding With Wolfgang

Wolfgang Siess stuffs the tube down the side Glungezer Peak southeast of Innsbruck in Austria.

Hang Gliding Bear

This bear just can't seem to get it right. Reminds me of the old days.

Hang Gliding Pilot Lands in Power Lines

Hang glider pilot burns in power lines in Italy.

Hang Gliding – Flying Gypsies Summer Session

Hang Gliding - Flying Gypsies Summer Session

Avatar Goes Hang Gliding

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1J4K3aZuww Avatar goes hang gliding

Hang Gliding Beginnings 1968-1975

Hang Gliding Beginnings 1968-1975

A Leg To Fly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cykHENutlkI A Leg To Fly...Inspirational story of man determined to fly again.

Kitewing

Looks like hang gliding without the height

Who Invented The Hang Glider

These early hang gliding pioneers place credit where its due.

Jet Powered Hang Glider

Jet Powered Hang Glider buzzes the landing zone, or is it the flight deck.
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