Families’ Gliding Experience A Families’ Gliding Experience consists of a single winch launch for each four people leading to soaring flights of approximately 8 to 10 minutes. This is aimed primarily at giving a family group an insight into gliding, but the group may comprise family members and/or friends. Time in the air is very […]
Couples’ Gliding Experience Couples’ Gliding Experience flights must be booked in advance. Both participants must be booked for the same date and time. Bookings are available from April to October, normally on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Upon booking you will be advised of the time you should arrive at the airfield, BUT […]
Gliding Trial Lesson Consist of either two winch launches, or a single winch launch leading to a soaring flight of between 15 and 20 minutes. Time in the air is very dependent on the time of year and the weather conditions at the time of the flight. A full three calendar months’ temporary club membership […]
If you are serious about becoming a glider pilot, then why not join ESGC as an adult member for £395 right now, or contact us to talk about other membership options. For safety reasons, all members and visitors who fly with us must meet or exceed certain minimum medical requirements, and be neither too heavy nor too light […]
Gliding Experience A Gliding Experience consists of a single winch launch leading to a soaring flight of approximately 8 to 10 minutes. Time in the air is very dependent on the time of year and the weather conditions at the time of the flight. Gliding Experience flights must be booked in advance. Bookings are available […]
Go For Gliding Whilst we do offer short trial lessons, a much better-value alternative is to take a Go For Gliding Course. This consists of 6 winch launches, or 3 winch launches with extended soaring flights, or a combination of both. The instruction will be more intensive, and a full briefing on gliding and the theory […]
Contact us to arrange a Corporate Gliding Day for your Business or Group, including tailored flying and refreshments.
The ultimate package to achieve solo gliding. If you really want to become a pilot, for £1,000 including membership you get up to 1 year’s unlimited launches and flying time to achieve your target of going solo. After 1 year the scheme closes and the member continues his/her training at normal club rates. The scheme must […]