Competitions News

British Gliding Team 2019

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The 2019 senior British Gliding Team has been selected as follows; Open Class – Russell Cheetham and Tim Jenkinson 20m Class – Garry Coppin with Steve Jones 18m Class – Pete Harvey and Phil Jones 15m Class – Tim Scott Standard Class – Leigh Wells and Howard Jones Club Class…

Team Pilot Selection - JWGC 2019

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We are delighted to announce that the following pilots have been selected to represent Great Britain in the Junior World Gliding Championship in Hungary next year; Jake Brattle Simon Brown Peter Carter Finn Sleigh The two selected reserve pilots are; Clement Allen Henry Inigo-Jones  

Inter Club League Champions 2018

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The Inter Club League final took place at Booker GC on 1/2 September. After two days of racing and a very close finish, the Bicester GC team came out on top with the Bristol and Gloucester GC team in second place. The results are here. Congratulations to the winners and…

National Champions

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After a week of changeable weather, some great organisation and of course excellent flying, we have the following new National champions for 2018; Junior – Jake Brattle DG101 Open Class – Andy Davis JS1C 15m Class – Tim Scott ASG29e Standard Class – Leigh Wells LS8 Many congratulations to the…

18 metre and 20 metre National Champions

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After nine successful racing days at the 18m and 20m National Championships hosted by The Gliding Centre, Peter Harvey (JS1) is the 18m champion and Garry Coppin (Arcus) is the 20m champion. Well done to all the competitors and crews, and to the competition organisers and staff. The 18m results…

Airspace Coordination Notice - Gliding Competitions 2018

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An ACN covering gliding competitions notified by the BGA throughout the summer. Aerodrome and area NOTAMs will be published for all events and daily routings can be viewed at www.glidingtasks.co.uk The ACN can be viewed here.

2019 NATIONALS DATES ANNOUNCED

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Dates and venues have been confirmed for next year’s national championships. These are:- Club Class, Aston Down, 25th May to 2nd June 2019 18m and 20m Multi-Seat Classes, Husbands Bosworth, 13-21st July 2019 Open, Standard and 15m Classes, Lasham, 3-11th August 2019 Junior, Nympsfield, 17-25th August 2019.

Junior Gliding Championship 2018

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The 2018 Junior National Gliding Championships & Two-Seat Coaching will be hosted by the Lasham Gliding Society. Entries can be submitted through the competition website here.

2018 Nationals Priority List

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The Competitions Committee has published the ‘Ratings 2017 for 2018 Nationals priority list’. You can view the document here.

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