MARKUS LEWANDOWSKI IS AN INTERNATIONAL GLIDING INSTRUCTOR, COMPETITION AND AEROBATIC PILOT. HE IS THE FOUNDER OF THE ’MOUNTAIN SOARING ENTERPRISE’ AND IS ALSO A NEW ZEALAND GLIDING INSTRUCTOR WHO WORKED FOR GLIDEOMARAMA IN THE NEW ZEALAND ALPS FOR MANY YEARS. HE GREW UP IN INNSBRUCK SURROUNDED BY THE NORTHERN ALPS AND IS A VERY SKILLED AND EXPERIENCED MOUNTAIN PILOT.