Protester touting 'RESIST' banner paraglides feet above President Trump as he arrives at his Scottish golf club

Welcome to Scotland, Mr. President.

A daredevil protester greeted President Trump by paragliding feet above his head shortly after he arrived at his private golf club in the Scottish countryside Friday night.

The propeller engine-powered paraglider held a massive yellow banner emblazoned with the words “TRUMP: WELL BELOW PAR #RESIST” while floating just above the President as he mingled on the lawn of his Turnberry resort shortly after 9:30 p.m.

Greenpeace UK took credit for the highflying stunt and a video of the incident shows Trump nearly tripping on a curb as Secret Service agents rushed him inside.

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A protestor holds placards prior to the Scotland United Against Trump march through the streets of Edinburgh, Scotland on July 14, 2018, on the third day of US President Donald Trump's four-day UK visit. - US President Donald Trump wraps up a four-day visit to Britain, dominated by his blasting of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy, by spending the weekend in Scotland. (Photo by NEIL HANNA / AFP) (Photo credit should read NEIL HANNA/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he walks on the course of his golf resort, in Turnberry, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
The "Baby Trump" balloon joins Scotland United Against Trump demonstrators at the "Carnival of Resistance" in Edinburgh, to protest against the visit of the US President Donald Trump to the UK. (Photo by Lesley Martin/PA Images via Getty Images)
Demonstrators prepare for a rally to protest against the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump to Britain, in Edinburgh, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Yates
Armed police officers stand on a roof near the golf resort owned by U.S. President Donald Trump, during Trump's stay at the resort, in Turnberry, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Police officers stand in the road near the golf resort owned by U.S. President Donald Trump, during Trump's stay at the resort, in Turnberry, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Police officers man a road block near the golf resort owned by U.S. President Donald Trump, during Trump's stay at the resort, in Turnberry, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Scotland United Against Trump demonstrators march through the Edinburgh to a "Carnival of Resistance" to protest against the visit of the US President Donald Trump to the UK. (Photo by Lesley Martin/PA Images via Getty Images)
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JULY 14: People march holding anti-Trump signs while the U.S. President is visiting Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort in Scotland as people gather to protest during his visit to the United Kingdom on July 14, 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The President of the United States and First Lady, Melania Trump on their first official visit to the UK after yesterday's meetings with the Prime Minister and the Queen is in Scotland for private weekend stay at his Turnberry. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump carries a golf club at his golf resort, in Turnberry, Scotland July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JULY 14: The Baby Trump Balloon floats in the middle of crowds holding anti-Trump signs while the U.S. President is visiting Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort in Scotland as people gather to protest during his visit to the United Kingdom on July 14, 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The President of the United States and First Lady, Melania Trump on their first official visit to the UK after yesterday's meetings with the Prime Minister and the Queen is in Scotland for private weekend stay at his Turnberry. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JULY 14: People march holding anti-Trump signs while the U.S. President is visiting Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort in Scotland as people gather to protest during his visit to the United Kingdom on July 14, 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The President of the United States and First Lady, Melania Trump on their first official visit to the UK after yesterday's meetings with the Prime Minister and the Queen is in Scotland for private weekend stay at his Turnberry. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
Scotland United Against Trump demonstrators attend the "Carnival of Resistance" in Edinburgh, to protest against the visit of the US President Donald Trump to the UK. (Photo by Lesley Martin/PA Images via Getty Images)
Scotland United Against Trump demonstrators gather at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh before marching through the city to a "Carnival of Resistance" to protest against the visit of the US President Donald Trump to the UK. (Photo by Lesley Martin/PA Images via Getty Images)
Scotland United Against Trump demonstrators gather at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh before marching through the city to a "Carnival of Resistance" to protest against the visit of the US President Donald Trump to the UK. (Photo by Lesley Martin/PA Images via Getty Images)
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JULY 14: A child walks around anti-Trump signs while the U.S. President is visiting Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort in Scotland as people gather to protest during his visit to the United Kingdom on July 14, 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The President of the United States and First Lady, Melania Trump on their first official visit to the UK after yesterday's meetings with the Prime Minister and the Queen is in Scotland for private weekend stay at his Turnberry. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
A protestor holds a placard prior to the Scotland United Against Trump march through the streets of Edinburgh, Scotland on July 14, 2018, on the third day of US President Donald Trump's four-day UK visit. - US President Donald Trump wraps up a four-day visit to Britain, dominated by his blasting of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy, by spending the weekend in Scotland. (Photo by NEIL HANNA / AFP) (Photo credit should read NEIL HANNA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Ben Stewart, a spokesman for the environmentalist organization, deemed the protest very successful in amplifying the anti-Trump ire of hundreds of thousands of Brits to Trump’s front lawn.

“It was important to us to do a protest over Donald’s head,” Stewart told the Daily News. “Hundreds of thousands of people have come out into the streets to protest but he hasn’t seen any of them because he’s been shuttled around in a helicopter like he’s in Afghanistan or something.”

Stewart said his organization’s protest ensured Trump found out what Brits really think of him.

“He gave a quote saying something like he’s liked in this country,” Stewart said, referencing an interview Trump gave to a London tabloid earlier this week. “I’m sorry to say it Don, but you’re really, really not liked here.”

The White House did not return a request for comment.

Greenpeace’s stunning aerial feat was praised on social media by Trump critics, but Scottish police assistant chief constable Mark Williams issued a word of warning.

“It is a criminal offence to fly within the airspace restriction zone and officers are carrying out inquiries to trace the pilot,” Williams said in a statement.

Stewart downplayed the police response as a mere formality, and said he doubts any charges will be brought.

Stewart declined to identify the pilot, but described him as a longtime Greenpeace activist with extensive paragliding experience.

“He did it very well,” Stewart said of the airborne demonstration. “He went home, slept very well, had a nice breakfast and got out of the area.”

The paragliding protest came on the heels of mass demonstrations across England coinciding with Trump’s visit.

Protesters have blasted Trump over pulling the U.S. out of the Paris climate accord and assailed him over his widely reviled zero tolerance policy on immigration, which has resulted in the forced separations of thousands of children from their migrant parents.

Anti-Trump sentiment remained steady in the U.K. on Saturday.

A small group of protesters heckled the President as hit the links at his Turnberry resort in the afternoon. “No Trump, no KKK, no racist USA,” the protesters could be heard chanting in video from local outlets.

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