2021 Course details

COVID 19 Promise

If we have to cancel your course due to COVID-19, you have the choice to receive all your money back, including the deposit, or book a later course.  If you have to cancel your course booking because, under the COVID-19 regulations, you are self-isolating or unable to travel to the Club, then the same options apply.

Summer courses are going ahead subject to risk assessment procedures

Bookings for courses in 2022 will be announced in the New Year.

To make a provisional booking, you must first This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). The Course Secretary will send you a link to an application form to confirm your provisional booking and within 10 days, please then either complete and submit the online form or post a completed form and arrange payment to Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, North Hill Airfield, Sheldon, Honiton, Devon, EX14 4QW.

Please note that your place on a course will only be allocated once your non-returnable deposit of £100 has been received along with a completed application form.  If the full outstanding balance is not received 6 weeks prior to the course start date, then your place will be reallocated to the reserve list.

Ian also holds a waiting list for cancellations.

  • Prices: DSGC Full Flying Members £347.00
  • Prices: Non-Members £546.00 (inclusive of 3 months membership)
  • Deposit: £100.00 on application, non-refundable
  • Balance payable 6 weeks before course start date

Reserved course places for new DSGC members and non-members

Two places on each course will normally be held in reserve for new members joining this year, or non-members. Six weeks before each course start date, these places will be offered to waiting list applicants / other members.

Details of currently available courses are displayed below.  Check this page regularly, as more courses may be added during the year.  If you have any further questions please contact the course secretary Ian Hunt.

P Provisional booking subject to deposit   C Confirmed Booking   N-M Non-member or New member

Summer courses 2021


Course ref.




June 7 - 11


C1 Guy Adams
John Sillett

1) Andrew Logan
2) Dan Hender
3) Dave Perriam



1) Ian Hunt (C)
2) Mike Meatyard (C)
3) Tim Powell (C)
4) Chris Mew (C)
5) Chris Coville  (C)
6) Stuart Thomson (N-M) (C)


July 5 - 9



C2 John Sillett
James Flory

1) Gordon Hutchinson
2) Dave Perriam
3) Emma Flory


1) Karen King (C)
2) Tim Petty (C)
3) Josh Batchelor (C)
4) Mike Meatyard (C)
5) Steve Dicksee (N-M) (C)
6) Sam Slattery (N-M) (C)



July 19 - 23



Peter Smith

Mike Sloggett

1) Hans Jenssen

2) Tim Petty

3) Andrew Logan

1) Dave Perriam (C)

2) Julian West (C)

3) Rob Rand (C)

4) Harry Rigby (C)

5) Harvey West (N-M) (C)

6) Andrew Pickrell (N-M) (C)


August 2 - 6




Pete Harmer
James Flory

1) Jill Harmer
2) Hans Jenssen
3) Brian Knight

1) Simon Stanley (C)
2) Matt Howard (C)
3) Oliver Handford (C)
4) Chris Woodward (C)
5) Adam Baillie (N-M) (C)
6) Don Parker (N-M) (C)


August 16 - 20


C5 Mark Courtney
Steve Westlake

1) Sally Hender
2) Rob Hender
3) Dan Hender


1) Stewart Henshall (C)
2) Mike Rigby (C)
3) Harry Rigby (C)
4) John Davis (C)
5) Jake Stabb (N-M) (C)
6) Arnie Crosby (N-M) (C)


September 6 - 10


C6 Peter Field
John Sillett

1) Hans Jenssen
2) Dave Perriam
3) Gordon Hutchinson

1) Stewart Henshall (C)
2) Jorg Beasley (N-M) (C)
3) Jim Carrick (N-M) (C)
4) Adam Baillie (C)
5) Ben Unwin (N-M) (C)
6) Dominic Mercer (N-M) (C)