Club news

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: 7 Nov 2011

You may have noticed a couple of odd looking entries on Twitter (!/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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Hawkswick - Shooting

Published: 3 Nov 2011

Sorry folks but the farmer has asked us not to fly at either Windbank or Hawswick on shoot dates (see post below).  I'll copy the dates onto the Events Page (on a monthly basis) to make it easier to check if there is a shoot on before you go...

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Nov Club Night (AGM) Postponed

Published: 31 Oct 2011

The Treasurer informed me this morning that, due to work and domestic commitments, he won’t have the accounts ready, nor will he be able to make it to the AGM this Thursday. There isn’t much point in holding an AGM without accurate...

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Littondale - Update

Published: 30 Oct 2011

The sites officer has been to see the concerned farmer today.  It would appear that we forced him to abandon his shoot on 28th :( Negotiations are continuing but progress so far is as follows: Cow Close Fell is not affected - open for...

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No Flying in Littondale!

Published: 29 Oct 2011

Windbank, Hawkswick and Cow Close Fell.  Some of you were approached by a farmer at Windbank on 28 Oct.  He has asked us not to fly in Littondale during the shooting season. The sites officer is on the case and we hope reach a sensible...

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