YX Paragliding specialises in hill launch paragliding and tandem flights in some of the most beautiful parts of the countryside in Shropshire and in Wales.
The training sites are located amongst some of the most breathtaking scenery that the Shropshire Hills and Welsh mountains have to offer.
Welcome to YX Paragliding The Longest Established Paragliding Centre in Shropshire & Welsh Borders
YX Paragliding school is owned and run by Mick Bird- Jones. The school is registered with the British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association.
Mick started his adventure with paragliding with Mark Dann from BeyondExtremeParagliding school in 2002 when he fell in love with this exciting sport.
After 100's of hours under his belt he began working with Beyond Extreme as a trainee instructor. He progressed over the years to Instructor and then to Senior Instructor.