Derek Piggott’s Understanding Flying Weather is the must have Weather book for Hang glider / Paraglider pilots. In simple terms it explains how the atmospheric phenomena works for gliding. Online from Bloomsbury
Learning to Paraglide in Derbyshire Chris Dervins pilot journey, web page.
How to pack a Paraglider concertina packing macpara
Paraglider O-ring Maillion installation how to.
Steve Hams Video shows why Static Kiting is Banned.
Visual flight rules UK https://www.bfgc.co.uk/VFR_Guide.pdf
Dimitar Shiderove video of Turbulence and Rotor
Airfoils and Airflow video.
Nasa flight Basics of Aviation
Hill soaring Don Puttock glider pilot. page.
Wind and rotor on a ridge, simulation.
Met office Clouds / weather symbols
Kelvin Helmholtz instability Gallery of fluid motion
Max glide, Min sink, best L/D performance
Wind flow and Pressure, Surface winds. Highs and Lows
Thermals, Lapse rate
Lapse rate view Video.
Lapse Rate, Stable or Unstable?
Rules of the Air & Air law is not the same in all country’s or is it? link.
Jerome Daoust Paragliding tips.
DHV German testing Paragliders.
Cp exam test.
Cp and more exam test
You fly! Think about how not to die. pod cast.
Paragliding and the mind.Tony pod cast
Wave theory? Video.
Wave if you are brave. S Hudson. pod cast.
Bill Morris. Paragliding reserve deployment and repack lesson.
Revision notes for the BHPA pilot exam. An excellent starting point that gathers into one site much of what I have pdf’d below. This link is in grateful appreciation for the work of the late Graham Taylor (who did all the work) and Sheila Knotts in keeping his website available for others.
Advanced Pilot Material – but good for Pilot too
VFR/Airspace and lots more (bit techie)
Joint Coaching Day Powerpoint slides (from March 2012)