I got into soaring thru surfing, and though my boards have been dry for some time, I do love the sport of kings. Here's some footage from last weeks Billabong at "Choopoo", the world's heaviest tube. I've ridden some nice barrels at Black's, but this is off the charts scary.
The podcasts continue! This week we have members of the US F3B team who are getting ready to go to China to due battle at the world championships. Team flyers David Klein & Tom Keisling as well as helper Gordon Buckland talk about preparing the team, what planes they are flying, fund raising challenges, and what they are expecting at the first ever soaring world's to be hosted by China. The one hour show can be streamed or downloaded by using the player below. Support the team by going to their website and contributing: http://www.teamusaf3b.com
The podcast flurry continues, with a one hour converstation with soaring legend Joe Wurts. We chat about the F3K worlds, glider designs and trends, and other good glider geek stuff. The audio is not the greatest, but what Joe talks about is pure gold. Listen to a stream by clicking the player below, or right click to down load the 54 meg MP3 audio file. This podcast is brought to you by the Soaring Master Class DVD series and our cool new poster glider prints which you can look at here:
This is a new 1 hour podcast interview with US F3K team members David Ashinsky, Oleg Golovidov, and manager Bruce Davidson. We talk about the recent world's, the pilots experiences, lessons learned and other HLG geekery. You can listen to the stream by clicking the play bar below, or right click the bar for a direct download of the high quality 53 meg .mp3 audio file. Enjoy! More F3K and HLG podcasts coming soon.