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Synonyms for paragliding

gliding in a parasail

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When Darren bravely decided to paraglide 6000 ft off the mountains, the company insisted that I join him, explaining that they had catered for wheelchair users in the past -- but I decided to stay by the beach and watch him land, I am a wimp when it comes to heights!
The meeting in the light of sad incident of Quetta decided to cancel all of the planed outdoor activities of paraglide, cycling, jeeping, kids corner, fire cracking rather the popular games like football will be played at college ground Swari, building will be illuminated, flags will be waved, bazaars will be cleaned from 11th and major function of national flag hoisting will be held at DC office and speeches at Fatih Shaheed Hall on the day of independence.
There was a special wind phenomenon in the area where I learned to paraglide and no one understood it.
Muscat: Visually impaired Omanis are being offered the chance to paraglide without a companion over the dunes of the Sultanate to break a world record.
As long as you aren't looking to jet-ski or paraglide, or to pick up people for casual sex on the beach, I heartily recommend the place.
The intense challenge, in which athletes hike 2,000 meters up a mountain and paraglide for several hours a day as they race from East to West of the Alps, tests fitness, endurance and discipline skills to the extreme.
In 2013, he formed the nonprofit organization, Project Airtime, which runs purely on donations and volunteers so that everyone who wants to paraglide is able to.
A tour of the famous west coast takes in some of the most impressive sights such as Kathisma Beach, where tourists can paraglide from a nearby hill onto the shore, and Porto Katsiki, where steps lead down to perfect white sands backed by high cliffs.
A GATESHEAD woman who suffered a serious spinal injury during a tandem paraglide in South Africa is facing a court battle for compensation.
Diane, who now works part-time as a radiographer, had travelled with her husband Mike Bewick on a business trip to Cape Town in April 2004 when she agreed to pay for a tandem paraglide with a professional pilot.
"A lot of the people who are looking to paraglide are going to find a way to do it anyway."
This is also where you can take off for a paraglide over the Alps.
Every year many tourists visit Nepal to trek, paraglide, bungee jump and to absorb its rich culture.
That was something she achieved later - on the tandem paraglide.