A huge thanks to this year's sponsors:
Gavin Foster from Alpine Ascent and Ski Weekend - Gavin has been sponsoring the league for as long as I can remember and will be giving some more Advance goodies again this year, plus giving us a good discount on his fly-guiding holidays...
XC Goal Orientated Courses
Based in Chamonix France but Flying the best sites in the Haute Savoie
Accommodation in luxury Chalet Jumelles www.chaletskiweekend.com
Maximum group size 6 per guide / instructor
Transportation in Climate controlled long wheelbase VW Caravelles
Tail end guide and Lead Guide
16 Years Alpine Flying experience
Flying the best sites on any given day, within 1hr 30 minutes drive of the Chalet, in order to access the best site given pilots ability and the Meteo forecast for the day.
B+B in Chalet Jumelles from £35 per night
Guiding, guides, transport retrieve driver 1-6 people £229 per day
Transfers to and from Geneva available
10% discount on a Avon Club booking or 1 free place on a group of 6 people ie. 5 pay
Long weekends: 26th - 30th April, 3rd - 7th May, 10th - 14th May, 17th - 21st May
Weeks: 28th April - 5th May, 5th May - 12th May, 12th May - 19th May
Mike Cavanagh and the rest of team Ozone - We've always had great stuff from Ozone - DVDs, T shirts, bags, kites!
Nick Mallabar of System X and Swing UK - Nick has been a long time supporter of the league and has given us some excellent radio headsets in the past.
Carlo Borsattino from Windtech UK - Carlo's been sponsoring the league for four years now and will be offering his usual selection of Windtech goodies!
Robin Brown of Airtopia - Robin started sponsoring the league in 2005 and last year gave some great prizes. Why didn't I ask him to support us earlier?!
Prizes will be awarded for the following places:
- 1st overall
- 2nd overall
- 3rd overall
- Longest UK flight (any glider)
- Longest UK flight (on DHV1/2 or Standard class)
- Best newcomer
- Most improved pilot
- Easter Cup
- ...and a few others!
So get out there and go fly xc!