I Want to Learn to Hang Glide

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Dream Of Flight.

    When I was a kid, my parents would take us for day trips up to Mt Tamborine. On one side of the mountain, there is a nice long grassy hill. The Hang gliders would launch from there. I spent hours watching them soaring through the air like birds. How I wish I could do that.
    RhysM RhysM
    31-35, M
    Jan 9, 2010

    Added to My Bucket List

    I visited with a friend of mine recently, and in his backyard was a beautiful, almost iridescent rainbow colored hang glider.  I had not a clue that he would be into something like that but I was pleasantly surprised.  He was showing me some of the pictures that is...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jan 10, 2009

    I Want To Be That Winged Man...

    Ive always dreamt about hang gliding, pretty well since I was introduced to the concept, at a very young age.  Thirty years later the urge is still in me and I still havent done it :(  I hope some day I will realize this dream.  I have abseilled, rock climbed and bungy jumped...
    badbinary badbinary
    41-45, M
    Mar 19, 2011

    I Want To Soar

    I live not too far away from Lookout Mountain, Ga. where there is a big hang gliding school and club. I have been there several times to watch the gliders jump off the cliff and soar like Eagles , sometimes catching thermals and becoming specs in the sky, and sometimes gliding to...
    Muriele Muriele
    56-60, T
    May 4, 2013

    Hang Gliding

                                          ive always wanted to learn this. its big at kittyhawk,n.c...
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2009
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