High Adventure Paramotoring School: The Best Place to Learn to Fly


Greetings from High Adventure Paragliding & Paramotoring School! We are thrilled to share the incredible world of paramotor flying and why we believe that High Adventure is the best place for you to embark on this exhilarating journey. In this informative blog post, we will delve deep into the captivating world of paramotoring, highlight the countless advantages of choosing High Adventure, and provide you with an inside look at what our renowned paramotor school offers.

Unveiling the Magic of Paramotor Flying

Before diving into why High Adventure is the top choice for your paramotoring adventure, let's begin with the basics. What exactly is paramotor flying?

Paramotor flying is a thrilling fusion of paragliding and powered flight. It involves strapping on a lightweight motorized backpack, known as a paramotor, which provides the necessary thrust for take-off and sustained flight. The magic of paramotoring lies in its simplicity, accessibility, and unparalleled sense of freedom as you soar above the earth, connecting with the wind and sky.

The Irresistible Charm of Paramotor Flying

Paramotor flying has captured the hearts of adventure-seekers worldwide for numerous compelling reasons:

  1. Accessibility: Unlike conventional aviation, paramotoring doesn't require a runway for take-off and landing, making it accessible in remote locations and even your backyard.
  2. Freedom: With a paramotor, you can take off and land in a wide range of terrains, providing limitless opportunities for exploration.
  3. Low Environmental Impact: Paramotors are environmentally conscious, emitting low noise and pollution levels, making them a sustainable choice for nature enthusiasts.

The Importance of Proper Training

While paramotoring offers adventure, safety should always be a priority. Proper training becomes paramount, and High Adventure Paramotoring School takes the lead.

Safety First and Foremost

Safety is the cornerstone of our training program. High Adventure ensures that you learn to operate your equipment safely and make informed decisions during your flights. Our main concern is your well-being, and we equip you with the knowledge and skills to minimise risks.

Nurturing Your Skills

Becoming proficient in paramotoring requires mastering various skills, from understanding weather conditions and aerodynamics to perfecting take-off and landing techniques. High Adventure's comprehensive training program leaves no stone unturned, preparing you to soar confidently as a skilled pilot.

Why High Adventure Paramotoring School?

Now, let's explore why High Adventure is your ultimate choice for learning paramotor.

A Legacy of Experience and Expertise

High Adventure Paragliding and Paramotoring School is run by Chief Flight Instructor, David Wainwright. David is a world-class paramotor champion and is recognised nationally and globally for his paramotoring skills and expertise. David is deeply passionate about sharing his love for paramotoring, and with years of hands-on experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to your training, ensuring you receive the best possible guidance.

A Comprehensive Curriculum

At High Adventure, we offer a comprehensive training curriculum that encompasses every facet of paramotoring. We leave no stone unturned in preparing you for a successful paramotoring journey.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

High Adventure believes in providing its students with the latest and most advanced paramotoring equipment and technology. This commitment ensures you learn to fly with state-of-the-art gear, enhancing your overall experience and safety.

Building a Community of Like-Minded Adventurers

Paramotoring is more than just a sport; it's a vibrant community. High Adventure fosters a sense of camaraderie among its students and alumni, creating a supportive network of fellow enthusiasts. You'll find mentors, friends, and a like-minded community to share your paramotoring adventures with.

The Path to Becoming a Paramotor Pilot

Wondering what your journey at High Adventure will look like? Here's a glimpse of the typical training process:

The Basics

Your journey commences with learning the basics of paragliding and paramotoring. We put great emphasis on developing confident ground handling / kiting skills so our pilots learn how to respond to their glider and understand it's reaction. Our students then learn a variety of launching and landing techniques, building confidence to safely transition to flight.

Taking Flight - Paragliding 

As your foundational skills blossom, you'll embark on solo paragliding flights, all under the guidance of our experienced instructors. From low coastal flights to high mountain sites, you'll gain confidence in the air paragliding before adding the power of the paramotor.

Powering Up - Adding The Motor

Now it's time to add the engine. You'll start by getting a feel for the motor and the throttle while you develop your ground handling skills further. You'll also learn about the equipment and pre-flight safety checks.

Taking Flight - Paramotoring

You'll finally take to the sky with your paramotor! You'll practice launching, landing, and turns through radio assisted instructed flights. Lots of flights and ‘touch and go’s’ to familiarise yourself with your paramotor, wing, and the intricacies of flying.

The Theory

Throughout your journey you'll delve into the theoretical aspects of paramotoring. You'll learn about principals of flight, meteorology, airspace regulations, equipment maintenance and more.

Beyond Training - Exploring the World of Paramotoring

After completing your paramotor training at High Adventure, the sky becomes your playground. Paramotoring offers an array of possibilities, from leisurely recreational flights to competitive events, cross-country odysseys, and paramotor expeditions. The world opens up and you can explore it like never before.


High Adventure is your gateway to the extraordinary world of paramotoring. With a steadfast commitment to safety, experienced instructors, a comprehensive curriculum, and a vibrant community, High Adventure ensures that you become a skilled paramotor pilot and embark on an adventure that will etch memories for a lifetime.

So, if you've ever dreamt of soaring through the skies and experiencing the world from a new perspective, make High Adventure your first step toward that dream. Your high adventure begins here!