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Bishopdale
Permission must be sought from the Gamekeeper before flying. No flying August 12 – December 31.
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Great Whernside
The landowner has refused permission for us to park here, bottom land or to fly the NW face.  The area is...
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Windbank/Hawkswick
Please do not fly here if there is a shoot taking place.  The shooting season is 1 Oct Aug - 1 Feb.  Over...
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Club Library

Skywords Magazine

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Here's a list of the books and DVDs we have in our library. Available to browse, borrow and return on club nights.

Books

 

Title Subtitle Author Copy In/Out
50k or Bust Basic Techniques For Cross Country Paragliding In British Conditions Nigel Page 1 out
50k or Bust Basic Techniques For Cross Country Paragliding In British Conditions Nigel Page 2 in
Air Riders' Weather   Alan Watts 1 in
And the World Could Fly The Birth and Growth of Hang Gliding and Paragliding Noel Whittall, Stephane Malbos 1 in
Best Flying Sites Of The Alps The complete guidebook for hang glider and paraglider pilots Oliver Guenay 1 in
CLASSIC Routes  the world's best hang gliding and paragliding cross country routes Bob Drury 1 in
Clouds and Weather   Longmans 1 in
Cross-Country Flying For Paraglider and Hang Glider Pilots (First Edition)   Burkhard Martens 1 out
Defined Flying Challenges   Ed Cleasby 1 out
Fifty Ways To Fly Better   Bruce Goldsmith 1 out
Fifty Ways To Fly Better   Bruce Goldsmith 2 out
Flying Conditions (book 2) Micrometeorology for pilots Dennis Pagen 1 in
Flying the Wainwrights   Simon Blake 1 out
Flying With Condors   Judy Leden 1 out
Hang Gliding   Bob McKay 1 in
Hang Gliding for Beginner Pilots  Official Flight Training Manual of the United States Hang Gliding Association Peter Cheney 1 in
Hang Gliding Training Manual Learning Hang Gliding Skills for Beginner to Intermediate Pilots Dennis Pagen 1 in
Hanging in There   Jon R. Chambers 1 in
Instant Weather Forecasting (Fifth Edition)   Alan Watts 1 in
Instant Wind Forecasting (Second Edition)   Alan Watts 1 in
Instant Wind Forecasting (Third Edition)   Alan Watts 2 out
Kitesurfing The Complete Guide Ian Currer 1 in
Mastering Paragliding   Kelly Farina 1 out
Mastering Paragliding   Kelly Farina 2 out
Meteorology and Flight   Tom Bradbury 1 out
Paragliding from beginner to cross-country   David Sollom, Matthew Cook 1 in
Paragliding from beginner to cross-country   David Sollom, Matthew Cook 2 in
Paragliding The Complete Guide   Noel Whittall 1 in
Paramotoring from The Ground Up A comprehensive guide Noel Whittall 1 in
Performance Flying   Dennis Pagen 1 out
Pilot Handbook (Second Edition)   Mark Dale 1 in
Pilot Handbook (Second Edition)   Mark Dale 2 in
Pilot Handbook (Third Edition)   Mark Dale 3 in
Pilot's Weather a commonsense approach to meteorology Brian Cosgrove 1 in
Pocket Aviation A guide to paragliding Panayiotis Kaniamos 1 in
Prepare to fly Paragliding Tips I Wish I'd Learned Sooner Simon Blake 1 in
Prepare to fly (Second Edition) Paragliding Tips I Wish I'd Learned Sooner Simon Blake 1 out
Prepare to fly (Second Edition) Paragliding Tips I Wish I'd Learned Sooner Simon Blake 2 in
Scottish Paragliding   Smith & Williamson 1 out
Secrets of Champions   Dennis Pagen 1 out
The Cloudspotters Guide   Gavin Pretor-Pinney 1 out
The Friend from Mexico A True Story of Surviving an Intensive Care Unit Apostolos Mavrothalassitis 1 in
The Nature Companions Weather Watching    Richard Whitaker 1 in
Thermal Flying For Paraglider and Hang Glider Pilots   Burkhard Martens 1 out
Thermal Flying For Paraglider and Hang Glider Pilots (First Edition)   Burkhard Martens 2 in
Thermal Flying For Paraglider and Hang Glider Pilots (First Edition)   Burkhard Martens 3 in
Touching Cloudbase The Complete Guide to Paragliding (4th Edition) Ian Currer 1 out
Touching Cloudbase The Complete Guide to Paragliding (5th Edition) Ian Currer 2 in
Towing Aloft Learning to surface tow and aerotow hang gliders paragliders and ultralight sailplanes Dennis Pagen, Bill Bryden 1 in
Understanding Flying Weather   Piggott 2 in
Weather Systems   Leslie F. Musk 1 in
Weatherwise Practical Weather Lore for Sailors and Outdoor People Paul John Goldsack 1 in
Windsurfing The Complete Guide Ian Currer 1 in

 

 

DVDs

Title Subtitle Copy In/Out
7th International Oludeniz Air-games   1 in
Between Earth & Sky: Over Khumbu    1 in
Between Earth & Sky: Over Khumbu    2 in
Bivouac Tours    1 in
DHPC - The First 25 Years   1 in
DHPC - The First 25 Years   2 in
DHPC - The First 25 Years   3 in
DVD-Guide to the Best Flying Sites of the Central and Eastern Alps for Paraglider and Hang glider Pilots, with accompanying book 1 in
Dynamic Decisions International Demonstration of the safety and demand of paragliders of different DHV classes 1 in
Dynamic Decisions International Demonstration of the safety and demand of paragliders of different DHV classes 2 in
East Wind  A Border Crossing Adventure 1 in
Fly Away Home Inspired by a true story 1 in
Flying over Everest   1 out
Flying the Holy Land Flying, D-Bagging & ACRO over beautiful Israel 1 in
Flying the Nasca Lines   1 in
Flying the Nasca Lines   2 in
Flying with Eagles   1 in
From nowhere to the middle of nowhere The first paraglider crossing of Western Nepal 1 out
From nowhere to the middle of nowhere The first paraglider crossing of Western Nepal 2 out
GB Paragliding Championships 2004   1 in
Lakes Charity Classic 2006   1 in
Manilla Sky 11th FAI Paragliding World Championships 1 in
Never Ending Thermal   1 in
Ozone Future Style     in
Paraglider Ground handling and The Art of Kiting   1 out
Paragliding Ground Handling Techniques   1 out
Paragliding Learn to Fly   1 in
Parahawking   1 in
Paramotoring - The Possibilities   1 in
Performance Flying   1 in
Performance Flying   2 in
Pilots sky     in
Play Gravity   1 in
Pura Vida Flying   1 in
Pure-The Spirit of Flying      in
RAD Aviation World's lightest paramotors 1 in
Red Bull Vertigo International Paragliding & Hangliding Aerobatic Competition - Villeneuve Switzerland 1 in
Red Bull Vertigo International Paragliding & Hangliding Aerobatic Competition - Villeneuve Switzerland 2 in
Security in Flight and Speed to Fly   1 in
Security in Flight II   1 in
The Journey: A Flying Story   1 in
The Race   1 in
The Race   2 in
The Red Bull X-Alps 2005   1 in
The Red Bull X-Alps 2005   2 in
The Red Bull X-Alps 2011   1 out
Weather Bites Met Office      in
Wideboyz The story behind the world's hardest offwidth climb 1 in
Windborn - a journey into flight & Champions of the wave   1 in