Monthly Archives: April 2014

Days 1 thru 6 Update!

Even with windy non-flyable weather conditions, I’m having a great time! The wind has been moderate to strong from the north most days, so the majority of progress has been made by

Going Deep!

After a great start to the trip with a nice hike from the ocean and a good flight from the nuthouse, I am well on my way headed towards the big mountains.

12:33am- First Day Done!

This adventure got off to a late start, but that’s alright with me. I left the California coast from Ventura and headed on foot towards Ojai. I hiked until well after midnight,

My last meal on the coast!

A huge steak, wedge salad, appetizer sampler, pizzas, root beer, and a good friend. Not a bad way to say goodbye to Santa Barbara for the season.      

The Adventure has begun! Vol biv fun!

Game on!! Time to move! I am leving the coast now, and starting the adventure. I’m starting from the Pacific coast, here in Ventura, and I’m on foot now headed towards Ojai.

The New Ozone LM5 glider & Ozium Harness Are Amazing!

  I have just received my new LM5 glider and Ozium harness by Ozone, and all I have to say is: wow! The kit is super light and compact, especially since I

Ozone Releases the Rush4- Perfect Glider For Sierra Pilots!

  Good news- Ozone has fished producing their finest EN B glider to date in my opinion: the Rush4 is out! This wing has the perfect blend of performance vs. security for

Wilcox Ridge-Wangin’ in Santa Barbara With The FLX Freestyle

  Here is a short clip of having some ridge soaring fun with the Ozone FLX freestyle glider. Amazing wing, much funner to fly than these wobbly comp wings! The FLX2 has

New Glider For The 2014 XC Season, Thanks Ozone!

    Great news- Ozone has given me an R11 X-Alps lightweight paraglider for the upcoming XC season! This glider is as fast as they come, and is quite mile-hungry when it