Country: South Africa
Date of birth: 07/28/1966
Nationality: South Africa
Glider: Gradient XC 5
Trail Shoes Make: ASICS
Format: Solo (not part of a team)
Support: No second. Making use of re-supply points.
Pierre loves this event and the area its held in. As one of the founding members of this even he has taken part in every one since the inception 5 years ago.
He have done similar events in Europe and taken part in lots of adventure/ trail running events in his 51 years.
"Because the course changes every couple of years and if my knees let me, I will carry on doing the X-Berg Challenge year after year. Keep it up guys!" says Pierre.
X-Berg Challenge 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Red Bull X-Alps (3 times)
Various paragliding national and international events