SIV – Lake Garda (April 9th – 13th) 2021


Join us for an SIV course in one of the most beautiful places to fly a paraglider: Lake Garda, Italy. Standing at 1,950 meters above the lake, Monte Baldo offers the greatest altitude difference over water in Europe. This means, more altitude, more practice, more fun.

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When you book a course, you will receive an info-pack and a form to fill out giving us more information about yourself. In the info-pack, you will also find more information on; the location, the course and any extra tips that will make your trip easier.

The course includes:

  • Consultation before the trip
  • Expert coaching
  • Full brief and debrief on every flight
  • Transport to cablecar
  • Rescue boat
  • Dry bags for radios
  • Life jackets
  • HD video of all flights

The course fee does not include or cover:

  • Insurance
  • Travel / Accommodation
  • Cablecar weekly pass – £85

Below is a typical schedule for an SIV course with RISE:

DAY ACTIVITY (Subject to weather)
Saturday Arrive in Malcesine
Sunday – AM 10 AM – Kit check and briefing
Sunday – PM Orientation flight
Monday – Thursday 2 X Instructed flights, covering:

Pitch Control

2 X Instructional flights per day covering:

·       Pitch control & energy management

·       Asymmetric / Symmetric Collapses (Trim speed & Accelerated)

·       Held in collapses

·       Rapid descent techniques: big ears, B-line stalls, and spiral dives

·       Search for spin

Optional maneuvers:

·       Full stall

·       SATs

Friday Depart Malcesine