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British Gliding Association

Address
8 Merus Court
Meridian Business Park
Leicester
LE19 1RJ

Contact Information
Contact
General Enquiries
Email
office@gliding.co.uk
Telephone
0116 289 2956
Website
https://www.gliding.co.uk
Facebook
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Twitter
@BritishGliding

About British Gliding Association

The British Gilding Association is the governing body for the sport of gliding in the UK.

Gliding involves flying unpowered aircraft using the same naturally occurring currents of air that birds use to fly. Using these invisible currents of air, known as 'lift', you can soar to great heights and travel great distances around the country at average speeds of over 100 miles per hour. Typical cross country flight distances are around 300km, but flights in excess of 1,000km and altitudes of over 30,000 feet have been achieved in the UK with even greater heights and distances achieved in the mountainous regions of the world.

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Partners

  • Melton LSA
    NWL LSA
    H&B LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
    Charnwood LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    O&W LSA
    Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
  • Sport England
    Active Leicester
    Active Rutland
    Active Partnerships

Partners

  • NWL LSA
    Equality Standard
  • Safeguarding
    H&B LSA
  • Sport England
    Harborough LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    Melton LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Active Partnerships
    O&W LSA
  • Active Leicester
    Charnwood LSA