Our experienced and professional USHPA certified instructors make the learning process accessable, fun and easy. Hang gliding lessons & Tandem flights in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn how to fly and soar on the Pacific coast of Northern California with our experienced instructors.
Advanced instructor, Tandem instructor
John is an advanced pilot with over 2500 hours of air time. He was introduced to hang gliding over a decade ago in April 2006. Over the years, hang gliding became his passion and he decided to make it a career in 2010. He is an USHPA certified advanced instructor and tandem instructor at California Hang Gliding.
He has instructed many students from beginner to advanced pilots with a perfect safety record. John is passionate about teaching his students and giving them the gift of flight. He mentored Peter Suchanek, from the beginning of his flying career, who now teaches along side him. In his free time, John is a professional musician and builds guitars.
California Hang Gliding
“John Simpson is a super guy! Very talented and knowledgeable. He will be sure you have a safe and super fun experience! Don’t hesitate to give him a call. Hang Gliding is one of the best experiences you will ever have!”
~ David A., San Francisco
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