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30 minute Valley Explorer
60 minute Mountain Adventurer
Long flights 2.5+ hours

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Training

From beginner to fully-certified

Two day introduction
Learn to fly course
Post solo instruction

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Mountain flying in Omarama

Mountain soaring courses
Two seater flying
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Glide Omarama is a family run Soaring School, home to some of the worlds most experienced mountain flying instructors.

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2 weeks ago

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Aoraki. -A Sacred place to be. ... See MoreSee Less

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QQ and NS dancing around Mt. Breswter. Lots of low cloud and rain around. Well deserved sight after a difficult getaway from the basin.Bring your friends ... See MoreSee Less

QQ and NS dancing around Mt. Breswter. Lots of low cloud and rain around. Well deserved sight after a difficult getaway from the basin.

 

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Fantastic soaring opportunity... 😀

2 weeks ago

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The South Island Glider Racing Championships are over and done for another year! Excellent weather, 27 gliders with 35 pilots. Features this year included 6 Junior pilots from Youth Glide and Justin Wills' outstanding race debriefs. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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MONSTER thanks for the opportunity Glide Omarama can't wait for the next!

Maybe one day eh Chris Gill? But for now lot's of fun at Denbigh Gliding

Nicolas Veiga lo puedes descargar?

This was one of the highlights of my trip to New Zealand.

Is it me or is it really green this year?

Stunning capture at1:25

Dean Rauschmaier

Jens Andersen Magnus Hyttel Pedersen❤️❤️

Beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

Timothy, Tim, Jake & Maria Gallina

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Gliding in New Zealand

The South Island of New Zealand, with Omarama approximately in the centre, produces some of the world’s best wave flying as well as astonishing ridge, thermal and convergence soaring amidst the spectacular and dramatic mountains of the Southern Alps.