2m Quark Glider

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Nov 102011

JP flying his 2m Quark Glider on our slope site in the Sperrins,

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Road/Sea trip to Rathlin Island

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May 302011

Saturday past I was joined by John Pearson and Andrew wallace for a special trip to fly on the cliffs on Rathlin Island.
What a totally amazing trip it turned out to be.
A big thanks to my brothers in arms and to Jone from the RSPB.
A few clips from our adventure,

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Slope Soaring

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Mar 312011
Richard and his BIRDY DS

Richard and his BIRDY DS

January to March have been fantastic months for the slope soaring.
Richard seen here in the foto with his new Birdy DS, this little plane holds a massive punch when it come to speed flying on the slope.


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Feb 272011

On Saturday both John and myself headed up to Slieve Gallion for some gliding, what an amazing day it turned out to be.
Winds were roaring in at 20 plus MPH on to the North Westerly slope. The air was so so pure and we had some of the best flying that I can remember. John rocked his Vector 3 while I flew my wee EPP Fox. I still think the Fox is the best low value glider on the market. It just gives you such value for your money.
I test flew my new Birdy DS , hopefully next time I can get a video of the little rocket ship !


Happy New Year

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Jan 042011

After the cold snowie Christmas period, if is great to get back to some climate weather again.
Flying at our club site has been mainly cancelled due to the bad weather.
A video of some gliding that took place during 2010 with our good friends from the Irish Inland Slope Rebels throughout gliding sites all over Ireland.

October Slope Fun

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Oct 112010

On Saturday we were joined by John P and Andrew on our club slope site Slieve Gallion

What a great days craic it turned out to be. Continue reading »

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