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Progressing towards using POD harness – Sachin Pathare

XC flying is a dream of most of the Paragliding pilots because of its exhilarating, fulfilling and rewarding nature. Modern Paragliders are evolved piece of machine and in fact, these days many EN A and EN B gliders have achieved more than 100 KMs mark. All the manufacturing companies are trying to create gliders which […]

PARAGLIDING IN KAMSHET – 5 THINGS TO KNOW – (Guest Post by NIKHIL SHRIDHAR)

Firstly about Kamshet :Kamshet with Luscious green cover, placid lakes and undulating hilly terrains make it a perfect weekend holiday destination. Located at about 2200 ft above sea level Nestled in the Western Ghats about 118 km from Mumbai, Kamshet straddles the ancient trade route between the Konkan region and Pune. Kamshet is about 56 […]

is Paragliding Safe?

Whenever we think of any learning an new adventure sport the first think that comes to our mind is safety , it’s Risks & Dangers – so how safe is paragliding ? Well Paragliding is as safe as the pilot in command. It is as safe as you want it to be. Paragliding is an […]

Interview with India’s Youngest Paragliding Pilot – Aryan Kasbekar.

Mumbai Boy Aryan Kasbekar, Age 10yrs a 5th Grader, from Khar, became India’s one of the youngest paragliding pilot to fly solo. Aryan got his Paragliding Flight Training from Templepilots, a Paragliding School & Club based in Kamshet. It took Aryan all of four days to achieve his first solo flight from a 350 ft […]

What is Paragliding?

Imagine – standing on top of a hill, overlooking the valley, wondering what it would be like to FLY. Well, get ready to fulfil man’s oldest dream of free flying. Now you can experience the joy of personal, foot-launched flight in its purest form – on a paraglider! Paragliding is the closest humans can get […]

Maldevta Paragliding Festival , Dehradun Uttrakhand.

A 2nd edition of Maldevta Paragliding Festival , Dehradun Uttrakhand. A Three day event organized by Himalayan Aerosport Association along with BSF was a fun aero-sports festival with lots of flying, tandem joyrides, hot air balloon rides, powered paraglider flying and drone flying. Festival also hosted it’s second Paragliding Accuracy competition with 57 national and […]

Paragliding in Bali : Bali Bliss 2019

BALIBLISS 2019, DAY 1 & 2 – We’re the happiest when we are at play. Most joyful when we are holidaying with friends & can be childlike again. Instructional Tandems for first timers, then hours of soaring on the stunning Bali cliffs, entertaining dine-outs, unending flying talk, endless pilot chatter, beach Landings, loads of fun […]

Paragliding History – Walk, Run, Fly – Mustafa Rangwala (Guest Post)

Mention the Wright Brothers to any aviator worth the thrust under his wings, the only reaction you might get is a twinkle in his eye. A closer gaze into the eyes will betray emotions of nostalgia, joy and most dominantly gratefulness, all at the same time. On December 17, 1903, the two brothers Orville and […]

Paraglidng Season Begins in Kamshet 2019-2020 – Free your Spirit

Every New Flying Season has its own theme…this year we are excited to announce our theme for 2019-2020 Templepilots Flying Season – FREE YOUR SPIRITCalling all flying enthusiasts to join us in the Skies after a long monsoon…shake yourselves up and fly with us! Free Your Spirit Grace, beauty and abundance is what we feel […]

The World of Thermal & Cross Country Flying beckons you & me

Only few are blessed with the ability of seeing the invisible & we as Paragliding pilots are among those lucky few who ride & surf on the invisible. We are also blessed to soak in the stunning landscapes of earth’s beauty with a bird’s eye view. These feelings become very evident and profound when we […]

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