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Bristol University DG1000 Video

Some great shots of the BU DG1000 at the weekend, Andy D. flying guests and demonstrating just how short you can land a big two seater! Continue reading → ...
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Wed 5th Aug

Some members questioned whether Alan P was drilling for oil to subsidise club finances, or simply pining for the North Sea….. however it’s probably just the prep work for our new security gates starting! ...
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香港滑翔機師 | theHeiFlyer

Some nice videos of glider flying at BGGC by club member Anson Tai on his new YouTube channel...

揸滑翔機的 highlights✨ | Some highlights of my gliding journey✨ Track🎵 : Armin van Buuren feat. Trevor Guthrie - This Is What It Feels ... See more

3 days ago
University of Bristol Glider

Over the weekend we saw the "official" launch of the Bristol University DG1000, with chairman Andy Davis flying various BU guests in their new ... See more

1 week ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

On Wed while Trevor visited Ely and Tim rounded Great Yarmouth the Bristol University DG1000 emerged from a sea of paperwork to take to the sky. ... See more

2 weeks ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

A phenomenal day yesterday with over 7000K on the ladder.

Congratulations to Ben Payne for completing his first 300K just days after gaining his BI ... See more

3 weeks ago
Timeline Photos

Congratulations to 18 year-old Ben Payne on completing his Basic Instructor rating yesterday! Here he is being congratulated by our CFI Greg O'Hagan ... See more

3 weeks ago
Joey

Bringing a bit of nostalgia to Nympsfield today - great to get airborne from our new home. Thank you for making us so welcome. #gliding ... See more

1 month ago
621 VGS Historic Flight

Delivered to 87 Gliding School (GS) 28 Feb 1953 and ending its service career on 22 Aug 1985 having served the entire time with the same GS which was ... See more

1 month ago

The DG505 will join the ASK21 this weekend as we extend our 2-seat flying. Members must read and comply with the Risk Assessment (on the club ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

A blustery Sunday with heavy passing showers but we managed to get the ASK21 out to test the new Covid screen. This approved modification separates ... See more

2 months ago
British Gliding Association

COVID19 is a serious business - but its good to keep smiling through these difficult times.

Hopefully not too long now before we can move forward ... See more

2 months ago

2 Weeks In......
It is now nearly 2 weeks since we restarted flying at Nympsfield - a detailed update has been sent out to members and can be found ... See more

2 months ago

Work continues today on the "baby" Grob as the maintenance team carry on with the preparations needed to get the club fleet ready for when we can ... See more

2 months ago
Bath Wilts & North Dorset Gliding Club

We're getting things going again in the age of Covid19.

One full week of operating behind us and we're getting the hang of social distancing on an ... See more

2 months ago

We have today learnt that a brilliant friend to the gliding community, Wayne Seeley, has sadly passed away.

Wayne was a talented paraglider pilot ... See more

2 months ago

On a sadder note the BGGC has reluctantly decided to cancel the Club Class nationals scheduled for July/Aug. Competitors have been sent a longer ... See more

2 months ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

What a weekend! Some great flights over the last week, Trevor set a what we think is a new club record for the Northernmost turning point in a ... See more

2 months ago

Blue skies on Wed, which unfortunately stayed that way for much of the day! Good to see more of those members who can getting back current. We've ... See more

2 months ago
British Gliding Association

We're very conscious that the existing COVID19 restrictions are resulting in our less experienced pilots having to wait a bit longer to fly...

2019 ... See more

2 months ago
British Gliding Association

As we restart limited flying at BGGC here is some reading.

Note that at the moment we're only running a limited operation, no training or visitors ... See more

Not flown for a while?
This document is the perfect way to remind yourself how you got through last season without a scratch - please read it before ... See more

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