Discover gliding Have you ever looked up and seen a glider soaring like a bird on Nature’s natural energy? You too could be up there. If you’re looking for a new challenge, or just an exciting day out, try gliding with Booker Gliding Club. We’re based at Wycombe Air Park, between High Wycombe and Marlow, just off the M40, easy to reach from West and Central London, Oxford and Reading.
Experience Gliding For a taster of pure flight, or a gift with a difference, we offer trial lessons and half day courses throughout the year. Once you have bought your ticket you can book your preferred date online.
Learn to Fly We have options for new starters, difference training for pilots of other types of flying, and aerobatics courses. Once you have bought your ticket you can book your preferred date online.
Become a Member We have high performance training gliders, a simulator, a large number of BGA qualified instructors and a mentoring scheme that together will ensure that your flying skills develop safely and rapidly. Whether you want to improve your cross-country speeds and technique, become an instructor or master aerobatics, look around our website and Facebook pages to see what we offer.
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Find out what inspires our members to fly
Rob began flying power planes at age 16 in New Zealand, he considered being an airline pilot but decided it wasn’t for him. He got into UK gliding when he was given a trial lesson at Booker as a gift and thought ‘this is the life’.