SOUTH AFRICAN AIRBORNE SPORTS INFORMATION
Airborne Sports such as Microlighting and Skydiving and Paragliding and Gliding and Hang Gliding are popular in South Africa. Sportsite.co.za is a web site sport directory that includes links to Gliding, Microlighting, Hang Gliding, Paragliding, Skydiving websites featuring Clubs, Equipment, Clothing, Training, Venues, Accessories, Tours, News, Forums, Results, Events, Online Shopping, Store, Merchandise related to Gliding and Microlighting and Hang Gliding and Paragliding and Skydiving and other Airborne Sports
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Sky Adventures Microlighting
Microlight flights are offered with two different types of aircraft. The Aquilla microlight which is in the weight shift category is the most popular Microlight in South Africa and The Jabiru microlight is an Australian design, this wonderful microlight aircraft is an all-composite fixed-wing, three axis airplane, yet is still classified as a Microlight. Your pilot will talk to you throughout your microlight flight offering a running commentary on the view and piloting of the aircraft. If you are feeling brave the pilot will let you take control! A picnic stopover can be arranged for inland flights. An amazing opportunity not to be missed!
Skydive Cape Town - Introductory Tandem Skydive
Skydive Cape Town offers you the easiest way to experience the thrill of skydiving for the first time. A tandem jump is the way to go if you’re unsure about skydiving, and want to try it out before committing to a full course. Experience the thrill of freefall without the effort of learning all the theory. On a tandem jump, you are strapped to a Tandem Instructor with a special harness that’s attached to a specially designed parachute large enough to support both of you. After only 15 minutes of ground briefing you will enjoy a spectacular 20 minute aircraft ride, experiencing the finest views of the West Coast, Cape Town, Robben Island and Table Mountain.
Skydive Durban - Est 2003 - Tandem skydive with an instructor
After a ground briefing you are taken on a scenic 20 minute plane ride up to jump altitude (8 000ft - 10 000ft). You are then firmly attached to a qualified and experienced tandem instructor. We exit the plane and freefall for an exhilarating and unforgettable 45 seconds, then float to earth under parachute. During the 6 minute parachute decent you get the opportunity to fly the canopy. The instructor will take over for the landing.
Skydive Jeffreys Bay & Grahamstown - Tandem, Static Line, AFF Skydiving
Tandem the best introductory method of skydiving. Whether you would like to learn to skydive or experience the feeling of free falling at 200kph with an experienced instructor or static line, Learn to skydive yourself from the first jump. You could be free falling solo on your 9th jump. Only for the dedicated!
Skydive Mossel Bay - EXPERIENCE SKYDIVING IN SOUTH AFRICA
Tandem Skydiving in Mossel Bay South Africa is an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime! Not only will you enjoy all of the thrill and excitement of freefalling on your very first jump, but you’ll also be taking an exhilarating scenic flight over the Mossel Bay area with an eagle view of the Indian Ocean, Outeniqua mountains and beautiful beaches!
Skydive Parys - Tandem Skydiving & Skydiving Training
Welcome to Skydive Parys, South Africas premier skydiving center! We provide world-class sport and tandem skydiving in the heart of the South Africas adventure capital, Parys. Our skydiving center is conveniently located just one hour from Johannesburg in the stunning Vredefort Dome World heritage site. With our highly experienced instructors, superb safety record and breathtaking views over the Vaal River, there is no better place to experience the thrill of Skydiving Johannesburg!
SKYDIVE PLETTENBERG BAY
Tandem Skydiving, skydive plett tours, parachuting, Adventure is one of the most thrilling experiences on the South African continent, Jumpers will be rewarded with one of the best arial views of the garden route on a 5 minute parachute ride back to earth, jump with Skydive plett, try Skydiving Tandem style.
SKYDIVE RUSTENBURG - Tandem, Static Line & Accelerated Freefall
SkyDive Rustenburg operates every weekend and most Fridays, making use of an Atlas Angel (turbine) aircraft to go 11 000 feet up into the big blue playground in the sky. First Time SkyDivers, Tandem Jumpers, Sports SkyDivers and SkyDiving Teams of all disciplines are most welcome at SkyDive Rustenburg.
Skydiving Robertson - Tandem, Accelerated Freefall, Static Line Skydiving
Skydive Robertson is the longest running skydive club in the Western Cape. Originally Skydive Citrusdal, we operate weekends from our beautiful dropzone in the Robertson Wine Valley, offering AFF, tandems, as well as static line progression plus giving fun jumpers great opportunities to jump.
Sky riders is the most successful microlight training school in South Africa. The instructors at Sky Riders are all A grade instructors with over 10 000 Hours of flying experience. Microlighting is the most cost effective way to learn to fly, why not book your first lesson or demo flight experience today? Contact Sky Riders today to book your demo flight. Come and experience the freedom of Flight.
Skywalk - Paragliding & Powered Paragliding School
Your Paragliding and Powered paragliding adventure starts with us - and a portable aircraft that fits into the boot of your car. Fly in style and become a member of our exclusive tribe at our well situated sport field on the picturesque banks of the Hartebeespoort Dam, where sunrise and sunset flights can be enjoyed together with hot air balloons and microlights.
South African Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association
SAHPA is the governing body for legally flying paragliders, hang gliders, powered paragliders, powered hang gliders and para-trikes in South Africa. All pilots that part take in these sports must be licensed by RAASA, as required by the Civil Aviation Act. Our dedicated associated members will guide you to practice safe and enjoyable flying. Many courses from basic to advanced are available. We invite YOU to come and explore the blue sky with us and be part of an exciting and festive social free flying community.
TANDEM HANG GLIDING
The hang gliding club offers an experience of free flight above the mountains of the Magaliesburg with views of the Hartebeespoort dam in the distance. Often thermal flights are experienced as the ground heats and thermals are generated influencing the wing to climb higher and stay airborne for longer periods.
Tandem Paragliding in Cape Town – Come Fly With Us!
All our pilots are fully certified by the South African Hang gliding and Paragliding Assocication (SAHPA). All our pilots have years of experience and have done thousands of tandem paragliding flights. They are all full time, professional tandem flight instructors.
Wallend Air - Paragliding School & Tandem Flights
Wallend-Air Paragliding School was established in 1987 by Pete Wallenda, originally from Germany, and he’s been promoting the sport in South Africa ever since. We offer introduction tandem flights, paragliding courses and events and the company has evolved into developing and manufacturing the popular pull-up student glider, carry clinches and a harness that is currently in development.