2023 Course details

 Courses in 2023 are now complete, dates for 2024 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 £380.00
  • Prices: Non-Members £600.00 (inclusive of 3 months membership)
  • Deposit: £100.00 on application, non-refundable
  • Balance payable 6 weeks before course start date
  • Full Terms and Conditions

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 2023


Course ref.




April 17 - 21



C1 Mark Courtney Steve Westlake

1) Ashley Thomas
2) Dave Perriam
3) Paul Summers (Mon, Tue, Wed)



1) Tony Unwin (C)
2) Mike Meatyard (C)
3) James Dyke (P)
4) Sandy Harrup (C)
5) Sean Goddard (NewM) (C)
6) Louise Dowding (N-M) (C)


June 5 - 9





Guy Adams

Peter Field

1) Ashley Thomas
2) Tim Petty
3) Dave Perriam


1) David Morgan (C)
2) David Piper (C)
3) Andy Pickerell (C)
4) Simon Stanley (C)
5) Paddy Goodall (N-M) (C)
6) David Parr (N-M) (C)



July 17 - 21





Glenn Turpin

James Flory

1) Emma Flory

2) Karen King

3) Tim Petty

1) Ella Penny (C)

2) Nicholas Johnson (C)

3) Mike Meatyard (C)

4) Paul Jobin (C)

5) Matt Harris (P)

6) David Crowe (N-M) (C)


August 7 - 11




Pete Harmer
Chris Wool

1) Jill Harmer
2) Connor Williams
3) Roger Davis

1) John Davis (C)
2) Andy Pickerell (C)
3) Glyn Bellerby (C)
4) Harry Rigby (P)
5) Mike Biccard (N-M) (C)
6) Robert Holland (N-M) (C)


August 21 - 25




Mike Sloggett

Peter Smith

1) Brian Knight
2) Tim Petty / Simon Stabb
3) Kevin Fairburn


1)  Michael Fawcett (C)
2) Julian West (C)
3) Luke Stabb (C)
4) Jake Stabb (C)
5) Tara Ashwood (NewM)(C)
6) Joel Roulson (NewM)(C)


September 4 - 8



C6 Steve Westlake
Guy Adams / Mike Sloggett

1) Ashley Thomas
2) Dave Perriam
3) George Sanderson

1) Tim Petty (C)
2) Paul Ives (N-M) (C)
3) Richard Soper (N-M) (C)
4) Tim Powell (C)
5) Dean Stevens (N-M) (C)
6) Chris Dimitrov (N-M) (P)