BBC presenter and outdoor adventurer Ben Foggle spent two weeks with us Learning to fly.
Once you've got your Bhpa novice Club pilot licence or equivalent then you need to choose the right gear and take some sensible steps
I only had a quick little soaring session with the spanking new Sprint 3 from Gin gliders but what I saw and flet put a smile on my face
So harness choice is huge, in short there are some very established firms with a lot of R&D offering great options and some others making poorer copies.
It's not really like going snowboarding for the first time, paragliding experience and hours takes time. So don't rush it or get too ambitious. You need to ask yourself what type of flying you aim to be doing.