Michael Toulson

Sweet Pea


What is your occupation? Knowledge Manager
What has been your best flying experience to date? I have a handful of experiences which are very memorable for a variety of reasons so I don't think I could pick a single experience but some of the more memorable moments are looking out into the countryside from 10,000ft, flying over an early century castle in the Czech Republic and flying my home-built balloon for the first time.
What has been your biggest ballooning achievement so far? To build and fly my own hot air balloon
What is your ultimate goal in ballooning? To travel the world experiencing all that hot air ballooning has to offer
What is the coolest thing about your balloon? Sweet Pea is a family owned balloon designed by one the owner's granddaughter and flown by another.