Canterbury Gliding Club

Flying from Springfield and Omarama

"The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn't it be? - it is the same the Angels breathe."

"The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn't it be? - it is the same the Angels breathe."

Mark Twain

Learn to fly gliders

Nothing beats the feeling of flying a glider, especially in New Zealand with its breathtaking scenery. If you want to learn to fly gliders, start by booking a Trial Flight with us!

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Photos!

Have a look at the photos to get an idea of what gliding and the Canterbury Gliding Club are all about

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Become a member

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Youth Glide

Youth Glide

Youth Glide Canterbury (YGC) is incorporated within the Canterbury Gliding Club. We believe that an early access to flight training provides an exciting opportunity to youth and can open doors to challenging aviation careers not available to the same extend anywhere else and bring in new members to the sport of gliding.

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A word of thanks to our sponsors!

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    Four Winds Foundation
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    Pub Charity
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    Aotearoa Gaming Trust