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Cumbria Soaring Club Events Calendar

A diary of forthcoming CSC events. If there is a pdf icon in the right hand column, click on that for more information.

Date Event  
29 September 2017 Last Friday of the month pub night  
  An informal get together at ( sometimes more than one) nominated pub for para-babble and catching up with flying buddies in the darkening days of winter. Keep an eye on the forum for venue(s)  
27 October 2017 Last Friday of the month pub night  
  Celebrate the end of half-term with a night in a local hostelry with paragliding chums Keep an eye on the forum for details of which pub(s) we're going to  
10 November 2017 Weather evening  
  Venue TBC Looking at useful weather sites, how to interpret th information, how it applies to the Lakes and chasing the elusive skew T 7.30 start  
24 November 2017 Last Friday of the month pub night  
  Hard to remember what paragliding weather was like? Come and reminisce about summer and start thinking about next season's goals with the like-minded Keep an eye on the forum for details of this month's venue(s)  
2 December 2017 AGM, Prizegiving and Annual meal  
  Royal Windemere Yacht Club 2 course meal only £10 theme/speaker & booking arrangements will be announced in due course  
16 December 2017 Big fat repack & Xmas party  
  Flight park, Keswick Re-packs from 4pm with charity donation Kids entertainment Xmas party from 7pm ( provisional booking)  
20 January 2018 First aid day  
  Ever popular specialist "first aid for pilots" day. Pete Cunningham ( pilot and first aid instructor) and Dave Weeks (paramedic) will take us through how to deal with typical paragliding injuries, how to manage a scene, & dealing with the emergency services. A full day with practical hands-on exercises exploring issues such as wether to move the casualty, and how to do it. Cost @£15 for members ( £30 for non members) Joint course with DHPC, venue likely to be Staveley, nr Kendal. 10 am start Nb. There is a possibility that the date may have to be moved a week either way, this will be confirmed asap