You are not permitted to download, save or email this image. Visit image gallery to purchase the image.
Police have named the woman who died following a paraglider crash in Canterbury on Tuesday.
She was 37-year-old Trudi Meij, a South African national living in Christchurch.
Police were alerted to the accident near Mt Cheeseman ski area at Castle Hill around 1.45pm, a statement said.
Ms Meij died at the scene.
Police are investigating and said the Civil Aviation Authority had been notified.
The death has been referred to the coroner.