This short film, from Matt Melling is simple: A paraglider, Brad Nicholas, sailing, or gliding rather, along the coast of North Wales. It looks so easy, sitting in the sling, tugging on lines to steer, peering down at a familiar landscape suddenly made strange. Paragliding is also one of the top responses right now in our poll about which outdoor sports or activities you’d like to learn. Well, here’s a taste.

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