SK2483 : Paragliders above Stanage Edge

taken 10 years ago, near to Hathersage, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Paragliders above Stanage Edge
Paragliders above Stanage Edge
The updraft from the edge seemingly keeps the gliders aloft indefinitely.

Certainly looks a lot safer than the triangular-framed hang-gliders that you would have seen here thirty years ago!
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 February, 2008
Category
Sports events   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 244 834 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.8375N 1:38.0426W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 242 832
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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