Claire Garnesson


She is a little bit crazy, she likes to stay in bed in the morning (except on flyable days) and she loves chocolate cakes! Paragliding? She randomly started 5 years ago as a university sport. She could have chosen ping-pong but it didn’t sound as exciting. Back home after her first course she watched acro videos. “That’s what I want to do!” so of course she’s now flying XC. She travelled a lot, spent a year in New Zealand where she enjoyed amazing landscapes and great hike & fly with a crazy bunch of happy pilots. She flew several 100+ km XCs in the French Southern Alps, and she’s working on bigger ones (just waiting for the sun to be back). Be careful, she can get really moody if she sinks out (she bites)! Otherwise she is very enthusiastic and cheerful! She might be planning a bivvy-fly adventure through the alps this summer and a long trip to Chile… [to be continued]


  • Âge : 30
  • Vole depuis : 2013
  • Equipement actuel : BGD Riot
  • Métier : Microbiologist
  • Passions : Paragliding, rock climbing, hiking, skiing

Réalisations :


EN-B-Riot - Walk on the Wild Side


Presentation movie of our new 2018 lightweight sport glider, the Riot! It has more performance with the extra comfort of a light and compact glider! Plus

Riot - Teaser - Walk on the Wild side.


Discover the lightweight EN-B RIOT, our new performance light B glider ! Based on the Punk, the Riot will take you to new skies ! Plus

Weightless - 2019


Watch this stunning film covering the first paragliding competition where your weight doens't matter! The BGD Weightless is aimed at up and coming pilots looking to improve their XC, competition experience or just to enjoy a unique experience... Plus

Vol Bivouac to the Mont Blanc


Leonard shows his flight to the top of the Mont Blanc in 360 degrees of amazing! Plus