Today was a very busy intense day for the entire team. We kicked off with Greg and Cynthia picking up a new computer for editing and processing videos so we can keep everyone up-to-date and work on the documentary. Ray, Tom, and I did a call with Dave (Meteorologist) for a weather briefing and final
HAPPY THANKS GIVING EVERYONE! On Tuesday evening and Wednesday, our team arrived in Chula Vista and connected with our gracious host Anthony. While the team has been trying to relax and through yesterday and Thanks Giving the anticipation is growing quickly and the team discussions and final strategy and planning continue. Friday, Saturday will be
Over the next 5 days the team and I will be making our way from all over the country to San Diego where this epic trip will launch from. The last week has been full of ‘drama’ resolving the last of the remaining challenges to enable us to have a successful attempt at setting records.
Well is been a crazy few weeks since I posted last. Between securing and testing equipment and completing training runs, its been pretty intense. Tune in to Robert Micheal’s Paragliding Talk podcast to get the latest updates as we count down to a weather window to launch.
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This weekend I took delivery of my new Blackhawk Paramotors Elite Frame fitted with a Cors-Air Black Devil and Helix 125cm prop. Not only is the frame just 8lbs the motor weighs less than my current engine, but the fuel economy in my initial test was surprisingly good. My 16 Liter/4.2 Gallon tank is also
I’m extremely excited and honored to announce the 50xChallenge Coast to Coast Team who are volunteering their time and expertise to enable me to fly the Paramotor across the USA to set a speed record.