Andy Pag Journalist, Corporate Speaker, Photographer, Adventurer, Paraglider Pilot.+44 797 494 2796
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Andy Pag
Online Reporter for XCmag.com
Online Reporter for XCmag.com

I’m the new online reporter for XCmag.com, as well as being a regular contributor for their print magazine, Cross Country International.  

Ueli Steck Interview
Ueli Steck Interview

I tracked down legendary speed climber Ueli Steck to interview him about climbing three Alpine summits in one day. Different versions of the articles appeared in two print magazines.

R.T.S. Award – Best UK Documentary
R.T.S. Award - Best UK Documentary

I won the Royal Television Society award for the Best UK Documentary in 2005, for Detention Undercover – The Real Story, an undercover investigation into how immigration detainees are treated at removal centres in the UK. The story we broke went on to be the top story on the BBC’s 10 o’clock news, BBC Newsnight, [...]

Sports Illustrated profile of Brad Sander
Sports Illustrated profile of Brad Sander

I introduced paragliding to Sports Illustrated with a stunning photo essay and feature on Brad Sander’s flights in the Karakorum mountains of Pakistan.

Bornes to Fly
Bornes to Fly

Annecy, France. Spring 2012 – I competed in a 102km, three-day hiking and paragliding race through the Bornes massif, in the shadows of Mont Blanc. Bad weather meant that only seven pilots finished. I came a very respectable 30th out of 60, completing an alpine marathon each day for three consecutive days with a 12kg [...]

Jocky Sanderson Interview
Jocky Sanderson Interview

I landed an exclusive interview with S.I.V. guru, and paragliding celebrity Jocky Sanderson in Turkey for a 1800 word feature for Cross Country magazine.

Wired acro computer feature
Wired acro computer feature

This great story about Mad Scientist cum Paraglider Stuntman who built a gadget to teach himself paragliding loop the loops got snapped up by Wired for their sports website, along with versions to four other print magazines around the world. Photos and words by Andy Pag

Andy Pag/Special to the Chronicle
Andy Pag/Special to the Chronicle

My full page cover shot for the San Francisco Chronicle travel section. Muslim ladies picking grapes in a Moroccan vineyard. Amazing to think they printed 300,000 copies of my photo this big. And what a lovely turn of phrase their credits have.

Migration photographs in London Museum Exhibition
Migration photographs in London Museum Exhibition

My photos, which were chosen as the finalists in the Accademia Apulia’s “Migration, the story of a journey” photography competition in 2012, have been selected to be part of an exhibition at Wandsworth Museum in London this year, celebrating the importance of migrants in a globalised world. The exhibition runs until the 12th of September [...]