Paragliding fun

People came from all over western Canada for the informal event at Birch Island

One of about 15 paragliders who rode the winds near Birch Island the weekend before last enjoys the ride.

One of about 15 paragliders who rode the winds near Birch Island the weekend before last enjoys the ride.

One of about 15 paragliders who rode the winds near Birch Island the weekend before last enjoys the ride.

People came from all over western Canada for the informal event, which coincided with the 100-year anniversary celebrations in Birch Island.