Do you want to learn to fly?

Joining UWE Gliding Club gives you access to our world-class gliding training facilities at the Cotswold Gliding Club in Stroud. Cotswold Gliding Club is one of the UK’s premier gliding clubs, and membership of UWEGC gives you access to all of their facilities, including their new training fleet of ASK21 and DG500 two seat training gliders.

I want to go flying! What do I do next?

We aim to fly every weekend and all trips are free! Each winch launch is just £9 and includes instruction with our experienced gliding instructors. Once you've joined you can go on as many trips as you like. You don't need any prior experience to join and with commitment you could fly solo within a year! If this sounds like it's for you then sign up here.

Already a solo glider pilot?

Why not take advantage of free soaring in our own K8 glider! The Cotswolds Gliding Club also has a selection of K8, K18 and K23 single seaters in their club fleet to soar above the cotswolds!

If you have any questions please dont hesitate to contact us by email or Facebook.

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