Airtime of San Francisco offers FREE** paragliding ground school lessons. **Non-students can come to one of these sessions. Students in any program can come to unlimited sessions.
The classes are offered 4 times each month on Thursday nights.
- Watch Fun Paragliding Videos
- Learn the theoretical side of Paragliding
- Begin to achieve your lifelong dreams of flying!
If you come to one of these sessions, please dress warmly (Coats or Jackets are a good idea). The evening nature and winter season are not conducive to a super warm environment. My showroom /classroom is not heated.
The basics of launching and landing, speed control, and steering will be covered via videos, discussion, whiteboard drawings, and the use of a special paragliding simulator. In addition, each lesson will include a specific topic. These include Ridge Flying, Right of Way Rules, Thermal Flying, Meteorology, Paragliding Ratings, Glider Certification and more.
There is nothing to lose here. It is also a good opportunity to meet me and get a feel for what I have to offer as an instructor. In the process you will begin learning about Paragliding and have fun doing so. Advance reservations are requires, so make sure and save yourself a seat.
To attend you need to make a reservation in advance. This can be a good way to help you figure out if this is something you want to pursue, even if it is just a little curiosity. Contact me through my contact form to request a reservation. In the programs, I do regular ground schools throughout the lesson program and also make them available at other times to ongoing students if the normal time does not work out.
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For GPS – Location is 2000 East 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94404