Club news

CP to XC - 10th March 2013

Published: 15 Jan 2013

To prove that we can organise something in a brewery, Dave Ashcroft and Ed Cleasby are running a second joint coaching course with the CSC. This year the focus will be on all those skills that lead to flying those first XC flights and developing XC...

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Jon Chambers - X Alps Talk

Published: 10 Jan 2013

The CSC have arranged for Jon Chambers, X Alps competitor 2011 (and also entered for the 2013 event) to give a lecture on all aspects of what is involved in this most gruelling of adventure races; plus summit landing Mont Blanc last summer. Details...

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Carlton Wendy

Published: 9 Jan 2013

Carlton Hangar Being Demolished.  The gliding club informed us today (8 Jan 13), out of the blue with no warning, that the hangar on which Wendy sits is to be demolished this week! We had been told repeatedly that nothing was going to happen...

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Club Night - Thursday 10th January

Published: 8 Jan 2013

Pete Logan - XC Route advice in the Dales plus a series of short films shown recently at the Keswick Film Festival. *********************************************************************** The club is planning to offer the same service as last...

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Glider Servicing

Published: 17 Dec 2012

The club is planning to offer the same service as last year, namely the provision of free transport to and from Aerofix near Keswick.  See forum for details.

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Club Night Thu 6 Dec - AGM

Published: 15 Nov 2012

Come and hear what your committee has been doing for you; sack them if you want to have a go yourself and drink free beer.  Does it get any better? More details here.

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Baildon Sod on Thursday 26th July!

Published: 24 Jul 2012

Folks, there's been a consistent light east forecast for Thursday this week so I'm calling the Sod on. Park in the marked car parks on the road and walk to the easterly take off for some serious bracken...

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