Paragliding Lesson Over Richmond

Learn to Soar Over Manquin, VA During a Three Hour Introductory Paragliding Lesson

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About This Experience

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Take to the skies and learn to Para glide during this three hour introductory lesson into this thrilling aerial sport. Under expert instruction, you’ll gain experience and enjoy a birds eye view over Manquin, Virginia.

This Richmond Paragliding adventure is designed with complete beginners in mind, so you will start with a thorough introduction to the specialist equipment required. Once acquainted with your wings and harnesses, you’ll move on to learn the art of “kiting” this is where you will discover and practice canopy inflation along with ground handling and safety techniques. The aerial instructors have a great deal of experience under their belts, so you’ll truly be learning from the best. If the conditions are suitable and your Instructor thinks you’re ready, you may even get the chance to attempt your first solo paragliding flight with the aid of the scooter tow system!

So whether you are looking to treat someone special to the gift of flight or have always wanted to try paragliding yourself, this Introductory Paragliding Lesson is the best way to get your feet off of the ground and your head in the clouds!

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Where It's Located hide

  • Manquin, Virginia

Who Is Included hide

The Paragliding Lesson Over Richmond Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional are added to the certificate. You may be joined by other participants during the lesson.

You may invite spectators to watch your Paragliding Experience.

When It Is Offered hide

The Richmond Paragliding Lessons are offered seven days a week, year-round, subject to availability.

How Long Is It hide

The Intro to Paragliding Lessons have an average lesson length of 3 to 3½ hours in total duration.

Weather hide

The Virginia Paragliding Lessons may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to weather conditions such as high winds or heavy rain.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably in long pants, and layers for warmth. Flat rubber-soled athletic shoes are recommended for this aerial adventure.

Participants will be provided with all necessary equipment upon arrival.

Additional Information hide

Participation in the Paragliding Flight is limited to individuals who are at least 12 years of age and weigh between 100lbs and 220lbs.

Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

Before taking part, participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form.

Participants under the age of 18 require written consent by a parent or legal guardian on the day of flight.

You may bring snacks and beverages. You will also want to bring a change of shoes and socks for after the experience.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Paragliding Lesson Over Richmond Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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