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USHPA News

 

2018 USHPA Free Flight Film Festival

Information, schedule, and trailer for the 2018 film festival. Read more

 

Governance proposal 2018

A proposal from the Strategic Planning Committee for changes to USHPA's governance structure. Read more

The United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association is proud to serve the great sports of hang gliding and paragliding. Through programs like our Instructor Certification and Pilot Proficiency program and our monthly magazine Hang Gliding and Paragliding, the USHPA strives to promote pilot safety, skill, knowledge and above all fun. Now is the time to pursue your desire of flight. We'll see you in the sky.