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

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...

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...

Avatar Goes Hang Gliding

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

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...

Who Invented The Hang Glider

These early hang gliding pioneers place credit where its due.
Hang Glider Launch off Perrine Bridge

Launching off the Perrine Bridge with a Hang Glider

Wolfgang Seiss has accomplished what no one else has attempted, launching off the Perrine Bridge with a hang glider. As a matter of fact, the Perrine Bridge is the pinnacle location for bridge BASE jumps. Standing...

Speed Hang Gliding With Wolfgang

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

Hang Gliding – Flying Gypsies Summer Session

Hang Gliding - Flying Gypsies Summer Session
Hang Gliding Speed Run with Wolfgang

Hang Gliding Speed Run in the Italian Alps

Wolfgang Sies filmed this hang gliding speed run during a break in the World Hang Gliding Championship in 2019. From the slopes of Monte Zoncolan in Italy, Wolfgang pushes his glider to top speed...

Hang Gliding World Record Out and Return

On June 20th, Owen Morse set a new hang gliding world record for an out-and-return. His 222 miles was 3 miles farther than the former world record set back in 2013 by Austrian Tom...

Jet Powered Hang Glider

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

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

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.

Hang Gliding Pilot Lands in Power Lines

Hang glider pilot burns in power lines in Italy.
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