Take flight and experience the thrill of parascending. Adventure awaits!
How to earn your badge:
Take part in a parascending course.
Show that you can:
- demonstrate a good landing roll
- put on a harness and adjust it
- assist on more than two occasions as tensiometer reader, observer or log keeper.
Learn the main characteristics and different types of parachutes used by parascenders.
Show a basic knowledge of the theory of flight.
Experience at least four parascending flights.
Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.