John Georgosopoulos

greece

John Georgosopoulos has always appreciated the feeling of the air and was introduced to flying in the military in 1989 with skydiving. He found his way in free flying and today he is a member of the national greek team of paragliding, having won the 1st place in the XC league for the last 3 years. He broke the FAI triangle record in Greece and now wants to extend it even more with his Cure 2 and win the 2020 XC league. He studied physiotherapy and works in the pharmaceutical industry. He has a wife and 2 children and enjoys climbing and other sports.

#Cross Country

  • Age : 50
  • Flying since 2013
  • Current kit : Cure 2
  • Gig : Pharmaceutical/medical representative
  • Bad weather fillers : Climbing
Teammates

Achievements

    2016 XC league 2nd place
    http://www.sky.gr/leonardo/league/GR/2016/brand:all,cat:1,class:all,xctype:all,club:all
    2017 XC league 1st place
    http://www.sky.gr/leonardo/league/GR/2017/brand:all,cat:1,class:all,xctype:all,club:all
    2018 XC league 1st place
    http://www.sky.gr/leonardo/league/GR/2018/brand:all,cat:1,class:all,xctype:all,club:all
    2019 XC league 1st place
    http://www.sky.gr/leonardo/league/GR/2019/brand:all,cat:1,class:all,xctype:all,club:all
    Greek world record FAI triangle 128 kilometres
    http://www.sky.gr/leonardo/flight/68335
    2019 1st place, paragliding hellenic league after 11 task in 5 different regions .
    https://www.livetrack24.com/events/GR2019/results/687/el