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30 minute Valley Explorer
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Mountain flying in Omarama

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Glide Omarama is a family run Soaring School, home to some of the worlds most experienced mountain flying instructors.

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2 days ago

Glide Omarama

Mount Tasman taken by Gabriella Morton a few days ago. Spring flying is awesome!
Milan and Gabriella were flying together in QQ and formated on Sabrina flying DD
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Mount Tasman taken by Gabriella Morton a few days ago.  Spring flying is awesome!  
Milan and Gabriella were flying together in QQ and formated on Sabrina flying DD

 

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Looks amazing! I have been looking at visiting and doing a mountain soaring course.

Perfectly aligned with the shadow, well done Sabrina!

So beautiful, I'd love to fly there.

That’s the awesome Balfour Face of Mt Tasman. And that shot is also awesome. Congrats to the photographer.

😊Superb Photo!

Soooo cool!

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1 week ago

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in wave heading towards Murchison Glacier before the rain ... See MoreSee Less

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pas mal pas mal !

René

3 weeks ago

Glide Omarama

Freedom of Flight Film Festival
Get excited - The FoFFF 2018 NZ tour trailer is here!

Brought to you in association with the New Zealand Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association.

Coming to your big screens in Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Taupo, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch, Wanaka and Queenstown!

Check it out, like it, share it, tell us what you think and spread the freedom of flight!

Tickets are on sale NOW through our Facebook event pages, and Eventbrite!
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Gliding in New Zealand

The South Island of New Zealand, with Omarama approximately in the centre, produces some of the world’s best wave flying as well as astonishing ridge, thermal and convergence soaring amidst the spectacular and dramatic mountains of the Southern Alps.