October 5, 2019

Passion & Adrenaline

I asked both Laurent Sciboz and Nicolas Tièche how does it feel being a Gordon Bennett winner and FAI World Gas Balloon Champions? Their comments below: […]
September 26, 2019

The Gift of Sand! The Gift of Friendship

The Gift of Sand Regan Tetlow made the comment ‘the gift of sand’ during one of his 10 hours’ YouTube live videos on Gordon Bennett gas […]
September 23, 2019

Merci beaucoup Montbéliard! Au revoir Montbéliard!

Merci beaucoup Montbéliard! Au revoir Montbéliard! On the road again this time to Switzerland. But I take fabulous memories of the past few weeks with me. […]
September 19, 2019

We Wait!

Yes we wait! Those on the ground at Gordon Bennett Headquarters, those who manned the Command Centre 24 hours over 4 days as support for the […]
September 17, 2019

Nail Biting Stuff – Over 82 hours in a balloon basket!

Tuesday September 17 News is coming through that the remaining balloons will land in the next few hours. They have been flying their gas balloons for […]
September 16, 2019

Cows + 63hrs 38mins airborne!

Monday September 16 At noon after 63 hrs 38mins airborne the current standings are Swiss 2 936.58km, Spain 1 793.95km and Swiss 1 close behind at […]
September 15, 2019

The Aussie Way! ZONZO – to wander!

Ground support for GB pilots during the race of the year vary differently. The top GB competitors have an established headquarters often in various cities or […]
September 15, 2019

Where? When? Why?

As I write the teams have been airborne approximately 24 hours. They have completed their first night and would be committed to another day in their […]
September 14, 2019

Track the balloons across Europe 20 gas balloons launched into the night sky from Montbeliard airport France last night. Perfect flying conditions will allow the teams long flights to fulfil […]