Progress your skills to the next level
Progress your gliding skills and knowledge! Treat yourself to a week of intensive training and GlideOmarama will provide you with your own personal instructor, a dedicated glider, seminars, lectures and mountain soaring opportunities.
GlideOmarama can help you to progress from solo through A and B Certificate to the QGP (Qualified Glider Pilot Certificate) and beyond into badge flying and glider racing.
In a five day private Post Solo Training course GlideOmarama can cater to any level of experience. Contact GlideOmarama with details of your gliding experience and your aspirations and we will suggest a programme to fit your needs.
Every week from Monday through Friday starting October and finishing March.
Arrival day is normally the Sunday prior and departure the following Saturday for a total of six nights.
No learn to Post-Solo courses are run during racing weeks. This season they are:
10 – 17 November, 2018 (South Island Regional Championships)
2 to 12 January, 2019 (NZ Nationals)
This course is priced for you to be flexible for the amount of towing and the type of glider(s) required.
NZ$ 2,475 per person
plus NZ$95 per hour Grob 103 two seater
and/or $80 per hour Grob 102 single seater
and/or NZ$165 per hour Duo Discus for a max. of 10 hours, thereafter at $250 per hour
plus tows charged by altitude – (eg a 2,000 ft tow is NZ$110.00)
Personal Instructor for 5 days.
Daily briefings, debriefings, seminars and ground school.
Visiting pilots guide.
Free wireless internet access
Use of club rooms, tea / coffee facilities.
Accommodation is not included but can be arranged.
Refunds and Extras:
Glider hire charged at the above rates.
In the case of bad weather days preventing flying, days in lieu can be arranged.
Aero tows and possible retrieves are not included – pay only for what you need!