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Green smoke bomb: an indispensable tool in case of an accident
Do you have the green smoke with you when you’re flying? Are you sure that you know how and when to use it?
The green smoke bomb is used to inform your own position in case you’re unharmed after an accident with paraglider or hang glider. It must be used only if rescue intervention is not necessary and to warn other pilots that the situation is under control.
The Carnival of Venice: many events not to be missed
The tradition of “Volo dell’Angelo” (flight of the Angel), Sunday, February 4, has kicked off the Venice Carnival 2018, but there are many costume appointments that wait for us in the next two weeks! We cannot miss them!
Manta Paragliding Store: a new shop in Borso del Grappa
Manta is a well known name in Italian paragliding world: the school was established in 1989 and was the first to believe in Mt Grappa flight area. Now it is time to grow.
From the beginning our aim has always been pilot's safety and satisfaction, and this will be also the goal with the new store.
Crane swing in operation in close proximity 100m to the west of Paradiso landing area.
PLEASE NOTE - On Saturday, October 21, from 8 am to 1 pm, flying activities over Borso del Grappa territory are suspended
On Saturday, October 21, from 8 am to 1 pm, on Monte Grappa will take place a Civil Protection drill, which will affect a 600 mt range area around Col Serai.
Due to helicopters presence during the drill, flying activities over Borso del Grappa territory are suspended from 8 am to 1 pm, as disposed on the ordinance from the municipality.
"Rally Città di Bassano" 34th issue - Closing roads
Saturday September 30th, in occasion of the "Rally Città di Bassano" 34th issue, Mount Grappa area will host 5 specal stages (Sp.St.).
Semonzo-Campo Croce road will remain close at normal vehicular traffic approximate from 9:20 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. and from 03:20 p.m. to 08:40 p.m.
10 different triails on the grappa massif with different starting points and just one finish line: the summit!
The Montegrappa Trail Running Patent is a certificate given to the trail runner who completes within a year the ten most important and challenging climbs of Monte Grappa.
You still have time to reach the summit: the finish time is September 30th, 2017.