Stanislav Mayer


"My best success?, finishing X-Alps 2015"

Pilot: Stanislav Mayer
Nationality: Czech
Birth Date: 21.08.1989
City: Liberec, Prague
Country: Czech republic
Job: Software Test Engineer
Glider: GIN Boomerang GTO2
Harness: GIN Genie X-Alps
Helmet: PLUSMAX Plusair 2
Sponsors:  Kernun - internet security, Gin Gliders, HighPoint, T-Mobile, Svaz paraglidingu, Základní škola létání, Victorinox, Adventure Menu, Flyhard
Assistant: Denisa Mayerova
Nationality: Czech
Birth Date: 05.05.1989
City: Dobroslavice
Country: Czech Republic


What is your greatest sporting success?
Finishing RedBull X-alps 2015.

When and why did you start paragliding?
I started 6 years ago.

What is your mountaineering experience?
Elbrus, Matterhorn, Ortler (North face).

What does your typical training week consist of?
As much flying as possible :-), running, biking, swimming, cross-country skiing.

What are your best and worst sporting memories?
Best probably when I finish RedBull X-Alps 2015.
Worst close to injury durring Iceclimbing in the Alps.

Why did you choose X-Pyr?
Awesome adventure and friendly people.

Have you participated on X-Pyr before?
Yes in 2014.

Have you flown in the Pyrenees before?
Yes during X-Pyr 2014.

What will your strategy be during the race?
Probably staying in the air as long as possible.

What excites you most about X-Pyr?
Flying in nice nature.

What scares you the most about the event?
Weather and running longer than 2 days.

Why will he make a good assistant?
We are friends and flying together.

Anything else you like to comment?
For sure, I'm looking forward to the race and for all participants.