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The tragedy occurred at a local beauty spot, which is popular with both paragliders
and hangliders, who launch off the crags next to the main car parK to fly over March Haigh valley.
had set off from Llantysilio Mountain.
Ar Adain y Gwynt (On the Wings of the Wind) promises to cause viewers' hearts to palpitate and their stomachs to churn as John, one of the world's most extreme paragliders
, and Alun take to the skies.
Over 50 daredevil paragliders
from India and several foreign countries including Russia, U.
Roy had made the disastrous decision to use 50 feet of rope to tether the paraglider
to his car in the hope it would act as an 'anchor' - but that meant he was slammed into the ground rather than being taken by the surprise gust.
On Wednesday, Martin Cairns, 33, of Downhill, Sunderland suffered a broken leg and dislocated foot when his paraglider
came down at Herrington Country Park.
On this particular day he is on his way flying to deliver a paraglider
to his father.
Witnesses said Mr Mather began shouting desperately almost as soon as the paraglider
was launched, as he found himself slipping from his harness.
A MASSIVE emergency operation to find a paraglider
in distress was called off yesterday after the subject of the search turned out to be a paper lantern.
died Friday when the parachutelike glider struck a hill near Corral Canyon in Malibu, a fire official said.
The Flight for Life event will feature Powered Paraglider
pilots from Panama, Germany, USA, Australia, and New Zealand.