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Al-Moa'afa confirmed that the Ministry of Tourism is developing a center in Sana'a that will support the strong demand for adventure tourism by training Yemeni guides in sports such as hang gliding, climbing and scuba diving.
CUTLINE: (1) Ron White is seen hang gliding in an unspecified location in this photo provided by a friend.
Hosting recent paragliding and model aircraft races and the European Hang Gliding Championship, Talas is a favorite destination for air sports.
Some of the world's most thrilling adventure tours include Aquatic Adventures by Living the Dream Divers, at Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands, the Heart-Stopping Heights Tour by Hang Gliding Interlaken, in Interlaken, Switzerland, An Enormous Excursion by Patara Elephant Farm, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, A Trip on the Zip by Selvatica Canopy Expedition and Adventure Tour, in Cancun, Mexico, and The Wall Less Travelled by The Great Wall of Jiankou, The Great Wall Hike, in Beijing, China.
Damascus, (SANA) -- The Syrian Hang Gliding Club concluded the fourth stage of their trip to climb the seven highest peaks in the world and plant the Syrian flog atop them.
Even higher-risk summer activities such as SCUBA diving, hang gliding and riding a motorcycle can be enjoyed safely if you're properly trained and apply some common sense.
The event includes hang gliding, parasailing, paragliding, paramotoring, sky diving and rope piloting, in addition to shows performed by Cessna aircraft that will take off from Beirut International Airport.
30pm) A chance to see some of the latest events from across the globe, including ballooning, parachuting, gliding, hang gliding, aerobatics and microliting.
IF you've ever watched the birds soaring effortlessly overhead and longed to join them, then the exciting sport of hang gliding and paragliding is for you.
One of them, assistant manager and chief executive Steve Prepost, recently was named the national 2008 Hang Gliding Instructor of the Year.
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): Nicolas Cage is thinking of taking a break from acting to pursue a 'flying' pastime- hang gliding.
Saturday after his craft's right wing touched the ground, sending it tumbling onto the 20-acre field owned by the Sylmar Hang Gliding Association.
What about a spot of hang gliding or naming a rose from the British Library?
The mother-of-one said her father had been hang gliding for 30 years and had featured in the Guinness Book of Records.
But the British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association said today that accidents during tandem flights were rare.