The first Danang International Paramotor Race which started on Wednesday morning at Pham Van Dong Beach in Danang City attracted 25 athletes from Japan, France, the U.S. and Poland.
|Didier Eymin, a member of the famous PAP aerobatics team from France, finishes his effort. Eymin founded paragliding in 1985 and four years later successfully made the first flight across the Mediterranean from Nice to Calvi |
There are some World Paramotor Champions taking part, including Emilia Plak from Poland, France’s Didier Eymin and Ryoya Igarashi from Japan.
The winner will bring home a cash prize of US$10,000.
The final performances take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow and Sunday.
Here are some photos taken on the beach by The Saigon Times Daily’s contributor Huy Dang.
|Fans gather at Pham Van Dong Beach to witness some spectacular performances by international athletes|
|An Italian athlete performs in the sky - Photos: Huy Dang |