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Fri 24 March

NE Region Glider dates for 2017/8 announced

Book early to avoid missing out

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North Yorkshire's Scout Gliding dates for April 2017 to March 2018 have now been published and leaders should book early, via the website page, to avoid disappointment. 

The Gliding Club will fly 6 scouts per day (weather permitting) and two leaders (if time permits) For Insurance purposes, Adults must show their Scout Appointment card to fly under this arrangement.
NY County BadgeOther adults can fly but they must take temporary membership of YGC (currently £7:00) and pay the standard Club flight fee (still considerably cheaper than the commercial rate). 

Did you know what ELSE is available regarding Gliding?

The Gliding Club has a campsite, and land suitable for a range of activities, which gliding groups can use free of charge before or after a Gliding session.

Evening Gliding
The Gliding Club MAY be able to offer Gliding on any evening from May to August to members of the County on a 'First-come' basis.
(Start between 17:00 & 18:30 'till dusk. Up to 10 may fly, depending on weather & light.)
Camp over, free, afterwards; ask when you book.

simuFlying Simulator
The Gliding Club has a realistic Flying Simulator which costs £5:00 per half hour. To make an enquiry or book a date, look on the Air Activity page on the website

Air badges
By prior arrangement, Club members can Instruct flying Group members for most “air” badges, whilst they are waiting to fly.

Website Air Activity page 
Click HERE to see the "Air Activities" page (and click on further to see the Regional Gliding page & dates NOW!)

If YOU fancy flying - book now - it soon gets booked up!