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Joint Coaching Day - 24th March 2012

Published: 10 Mar 2012

This is a formal reminder that a Joint Coaching Day (with the CSC) will be held on the 24th March at the Eagle and Child, Staveley, Nr Kendal. It will run from a 9:30 start until around 4pm. We may finish earlier if the weather is flyable or...

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Club Night 1st Mar - RASP

Published: 7 Feb 2012

At the Club Night on Thursday 1st March we have Paul Scorer from the Leeds Met Office coming to give a talk about RASP.  Many of us use this but I feel that not everyone is familiar with it's intricate details. More Details

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Farmers' Dinner - 25 Feb 12

Published: 30 Jan 2012

In the Dales we are very fortunate in not having to pay any site fees.  As a thankyou to the Farmers for allowing us to fly over their land we invite them to a free dinner once a year.  The committee do most of the hosting on your behalf,...

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Club Night - History of the DHPC 2nd Feb

Published: 28 Jan 2012

Noel is giving a talk on the History of the Dales Club at the Dyneley Arms on next Thursday, 2nd February. This will be a really entertaining evening as Noel has a history in Hang Gliding and Paragliding pretty well going back to the beginning...

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Overseas Trip - Algodonales

Published: 24 Jan 2012

After many years of thinking that a club overseas trip would be a good idea, we have finally got our act together and have arranged a trip to Algodonales in southern Spain for DHPC pilots. We've got a discount on the normal price and there...

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XC Development Day- 18th Feb 2012

Published: 4 Dec 2011

Details have now been finalised for the XC Development Day being run by Pat Dower. Many of you will know Pat from previous Club night talks or from meeting him on the hill. Pat is a very accomplished XC flier with many years of cross country and...

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Joint Coaching Day - 24th March 2012

Published: 4 Dec 2011

This is a formal reminder that a Joint Coaching Day (with the CSC) will be held on the 24th March at the Eagle and Child, Staveley, Nr Kendal. It will run from a 9:30 start until around 4pm. We may finish earlier if the weather is flyable or...

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Coaching Day - 21st July (Saturday)

Published: 3 Dec 2011

In honour of the weather showing signs of improvement we are having a special Olympic Coaching Day without S4G security. So that all our cockups, mistimed landings and ensuing bad language can be captured on film we will have a professional film...

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AGM - Thu 1 Dec

Published: 25 Nov 2011

Free beer for all members! Postponed from 3 Nov. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGHeld at the Dyneley Arms, Otley Road, Otley, North Yorkshire LS21 1ET at 8.00pm on Thursday the 1st of December 2011 AGENDA1) Apologies for absence.2) Chairman's opening...

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Planning forecast for Dales flying

Published: 6 Nov 2011

You may have noticed a couple of odd looking entries on Twitter ( http://twitter.com/#!/dalesflyer ) and the website shout box in the last few days. It looks a bit like this: DalesRASP >  Thu 0 ; Fri yes ; Sat 0 ; Sun 0 ; Mon 0 ; Tue 0...

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