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Woody Valley GTO Light


Light and aero.

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The new GTO Light from Woody Valley – cutting edge design


Features of the GTO Light and its associated rucksack: See the video below:



  • Lightweight (3.28kg for the Large)
  • Detachable instrument panel
  • Front pocket suitable also for anti G
  • Back protection homologated at 33G (size M weighs gr. 450)
  • Lightshield back protection (included with the harness) for the higher back, it is the same protector already used for the HASKA2 and WANì2
  • Spacious lower pocket suitable also for ballast sack
  • Spacious back pocket with dedicated telescopic poles container
  • Large side pockets
  • Streamlined pocket for the radio or camera
  • Pocket designed for camel bag
  • Safe and functional pee tube
  • Carabiners in different colours
  • S.O.S. label
  • Detachable leg cover with zip
  • The seat board has been replaced by two fiberglass side battens, which reduce the overall weight and at the same time preserves comfort and stability
  • Well-aired ergonomic back padding
  • Adjustable straps and emergency whistle
  • Telescopic poles pocket
  • Pocket designed for camel bag
  • Convenient pockets to hold all your accessories
  • Transparent pocket for owner’s info and documents
  • Clothing carrying elastic band


Technical Data

CertificationEN – LTF
Type of closing strap systemGet-Up with anti-forget system
Type of back protection16 cm foam protection and Lightshield protection (TÜV cat. 2)
Number of certificationEAPR-GZ-0831/18
Working load120 daN
Rescue containerUnder the seat, with lateral handle
Volume of the reserve parachute housing3000 – 5000 cm3






2,92 Kg

3,05 Kg

3,28 Kg

3,37 Kg

Distance between karabiner and seat

46 cm

48 cm

50,5 cm

52 cm

Karabiner-to-karabiner distance (min. max.)

37,5 – 48 cm

37,5 – 51,5 cm

Higher ballast capacity

1 litre

Lower ballast capacity

3,8 litres

4,5 litres

5,3 litres

5,7 litres

*total weight including reserve parachute handles, karabiners, protection, speed-bar


Harness adjustment, folding the harness into the rucksack, and inspection of the protection foam: See the video below:



Reserve Parachute installation procedure – see video below:



Assembling the leg cover and foot board:



Optional Pod in black

Available to order, the cost when ordering the harness is the same as with the blue pod

Optional Protector

The Pod protector gives extra protection for the pod from paraglider boots.  Available to order in harness accessories here.  Fitting instruction for the protector can be found here.

Optional Rucksack Light

The optional extra of the Woody Valley Rucksack Light is the perfect rucksack combination with the GTO harness.  Weighing in at a mere 650g for the large, the Rucksack Light is of very high build quality and with well thought out design.

Rucksack Light Volume:

Small 95l

Medium 105l

Large 115l

Extra Large 125l





S+W Verdict:

“The GTO is setting a new benchmark in aerodynamic light weight pod harnesses. Super comfy, bags of storage, light and great to fly! No wonder 2 staff members have them!”