Pilot and Instructor News

New BGA Regional Examiner

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The BGA is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Ruskin from Cambridge GC as a BGA Regional Examiner. BGA flight examining details are available here.  

UK Virtual Soaring Club

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At the start of the pandemic, when real flying was impossible – many people went online to get their fix using Condor; and a lot of clubs formed their own groups to race online against each other. Two of the larger groups (Yorkshire GC and Hus Bos) along with some…

Apply now for a Ted Lys Trust award!

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Launchpoint is a registered charity which supports the development of glider pilots. It was established in 2017 and incorporates the activities of Caroline Trust and the Ted Lys Trust, both of which had been established nearly 20 years earlier. Applications for Ted Lys Trust awards are now open. You can…