This summary of costs reflects membership charges for the year commencing 1st. April 2016. Please check with the office for any changes.

You can download the detailed tariff HERE which shows details of pro-rata memberships.

Annual Membership April 2016 - March 2017                                                                                    

Associate  (non flying)


Cadet (under 18)


Student (in full-time education)                                                    


Junior (under 26)


Country (resident more than 50 miles away)


Retired (drawing State Pension)




Family (two people)


Reciprocal daily membership for pilots from other clubs 

£12 per day or

£60 for 9 days




Winch (NB non-training failed launches resulting in straight ahead landings are at no charge)


1000 ft Aerotow (minimum charge)


Per 100 ft Aerotow above 1000ft



Special rates  

Solo & Beyond 

A discounted package for beginners. Offer includes 60 winch launches, 6 x 2000ft aerotows, instruction and all soaring time in two-seater and single-seater gliders to be flown within 12 months.

Student £837.00
Junior   £914.00
Country £1,003.00
Retired  £1,003.00
Adult    £1,100.00

Cadet Flying

Winch launching £6.25                All soaring at 35p per minute

Cadet Aerotows up to 2000ft at club rates


Bristol University

Winch launching £8.00                   All soaring at 35p per minute

BUGC Aerotows up to 2000ft at club rates



Updated May 2017

Bristol & Gloucestershire G.C. is a Community Amateur Sports Club.  Anyone having genuine difficulty paying the standard fees above should contact the Committee to discuss low-cost options.