COCONEA FLIES TO 6000M

Toma Coconea (ROU) reached 6000m in the air today, according to his supporter Adrian Miclea. ‘We are going to him now, he has just landed,’ Miclea said by phone. ‘But I think it is right, 6070m or something.’ The flight was around Turnpoint 11 Monte Viso. Toma flew 212km today and has only recently landed. ‘He is all ok, but he is upset that he has now landed a little early,’ Miclea said. Flying above 4000m by paraglider in the Alps is rare, and 5000m almost never done. So to reach 6000m on a paraglider is almost unprecedented. Miclea added: ’I gave him a GoPro – I hope he had it on!’

Gear Store

Keep track of all your adventures with our cool equipment!

land rover roof tent gear store callout 2021 01
blackroll callout 2021
sunnybag leaf pro 2021 callout
GS 2019 Callout AdventureMenu
i clip advantage r 2021 callout
GS 2019 Callout Flymaster
GS 2021 Callout Suunto
xiaomi 2021 callout 01
GS 2021 Callout Salewa

Follow us

Newsletter Sign up - Section

Never miss the latest news!

Sign up to our Red Bull X-Alps newsletter and stay updated daily on news, invitations and offers about sports, events and products from Red Bull and its affiliated companies. Don’t worry, if you change your mind, you can unsubscribe at any time, free of charge.

Newsletter signup plugin

newsletter paraglider