Exercise for Paramotor Training

This was introduced in PPG Bible edition 6, but here is the latest advice on before-training exercise. Here are some basic suggestions: Cardio. Anything that gets you breathing hard for at least 20 minutes helps with endurance, especially running. It’s valuable for...

Water Risk on a Paramotor

Drowning has been among the most lethal events in paramotor flying up until 2017 when flotation became common. But there’s more to it. This video includes testing where a bunch of pilots actually go into the water with sometimes surprising outcomes. Statistics...

Powered Paragliding (Paramotor) Fatalities

Most accidents happen for predictable and preventable causes: Poor training, steep maneuvering, especially near the ground, water and turbulence are big risks in that order. If water landing is a possibility, have an auto-inflating device in your paramotor. If...

Paraglider Certification: DGAC

See also Paraglider Certification | Why for Paramotoring? | Paramotor Certification DGAC is a certification standard with very little required testing that’s done by the manufacturer itself. There’s little, if any, oversight. If you see the label below...