Archive for May, 2019

 

3650m over Gredos.

May 31st, 2019 - Posted by Steve

Wednesday was blown out, and yesterday only good for a short XC. However, today we had strong climbs to well over 3000m, with Florian getting his height record (on a PG..since he flys Jets for a living) of 3650m.  We flew down to the Tornavacas pass at arounf 35km then headed back. (though did not […]

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30km to the Bejar range.

May 28th, 2019 - Posted by Steve

Another excellent day, though the forecast and actual conditions were poor.  A bit windy from the NE and thermal tops only around 2100m: 1000m lower than yesterday.  A blue thermal day.   Flo managed a great flight connecting with the Bejar range.  The evening flight once again allowed the full run of the length  of […]

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First day of the new season.

May 27th, 2019 - Posted by Steve

Certainly not the first flight of the season, since we have been getting some epic flights of late.  However, we have opened a bit earlier to fly with Florian.  Florian came in late this morning after his flight from Dubai (he is an airline pilot based there).  At around 1.30 we took of and within […]

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