The briefing room was unusually full for a Tuesday morning but with the RASP forecast showing 5* red over most of England you could see why. I wasn’t the only one to ‘skive’ work that day and the numbers were … Continue reading
With RASP and TopMeteo suggesting in the days before that Sunday would be a good day, our members were looking forward to it’s arrival. For this time of the year it certainly didn’t disappoint and the following report gives a … Continue reading
Today, junior pilot Jesal converted into Stratford Gliding Club’s LS4 G-DEMG. A new Cross-Country Endorsed Bronze C pilot, he’s aiming to join our other cross-country pilots flying tasks in it next season!
Peter C completed his first 100km X/C task in Stratford’s LS4 on Sunday along with his Silver Duration and Silver Height gain achievements. He sent the following write-up: With the first favourable forecast for many months, I dragged myself out … Continue reading
Bristol Sid’s forecast for today matched up well with what we experienced in our area, particularly the arrival of the top-cover. However, tasks were flown, the longest being by Mike C in his LS10 flying Snitterfield South West > Winchcombe … Continue reading
Today saw the first day of operating the club’s LS4, 9 pilots flew the glider and it did 11 launches and flew for 209 minutes. Everyone that flew the LS4 was delighted with the flying characteristics along with the gliders … Continue reading