Fees

2017

Subscriptions

Membership Standard Country *
Junior (under 21)5 £50 £50
Junior/Student (21 to 24)5 £80 ---
Age 25+ 1 + 5 £440 £387.50
Associate (Social) £37 ---
Guest of Member (per day) £7 ---
Reciprocal (Daily) 2 £9 ---
Reciprocal (3 months) 2 £50 ---
Winter (4 months) 3 £100 ---

Launch Fees

Launch type Price Notes
Aerotow with Eurofox £10 to 1000ft only
Aerotow - standard £17 (min. charge) to 1000ft
Aerotow - standard £25 to 2000ft
per 100ft above £0.80
Winch £8

Flying Fees **

Aircraft Price per minute (time) Maximum charge
ASK21/DG5006 £0.47 ---
DG10006 £0.58 ---
DG303/Discus £0.52 ---
Astir £0.35 ---
Ka8 4 £0.20 ---
Motorglider £1.17 ---
Scheme B
(10 hours gliding, Jan to Dec) paid in advance full flying members only
£242  ---
Autumn Scheme B
(5 hours gliding, Sept - Dec) paid in advance
£121  ---

 

Simulator suite Price Min. charge
£7.50 per 30mins with instructor £7.50
£10 per 60mins solo £10

Accommodation

Bedrooms (sleeps 2) £11.00 pp, per night (less 25% Nov to Feb inclusive)
Sheets (per visit) £7.00
Parking own caravan/motorhome (without elec) £5.00, per vehicle/night
Parking own caravan/motorhome (with elec) £10.00, per vehicle/night

 

Affordable Gliding Scheme

As a Community Amateur Sports Club the Yorkshire Gliding Club offers a low-cost scheme for those on low and modest incomes who would have genuine difficulty paying the standard fees that allows full participation in gliding activity for a fixed cost per year. For further details about this offer please contact the Club Secretary.

Footnotes:

* Country Membership applies to members living >75 miles from Sutton Bank as the glider flies.
** Attractive discount schemes for block bookings paid for in advance and taken up during the calendar year. Also discount for full members completing flights before 10am or commencing flights after 6pm.

  1. Reduced fee applies if paid before Jan 31st or if joining after June 30th in first year.
  2. Trailer parking is additional £27.50/week. Or £7.00 per day if staying for less than one week.
  3. Includes parking for one glider trailer + one owner/syndicate member. Groups from the same club should contact the office for discounts.
  4. Juniors flying K8 are charged for winch or aerotow only - flying free.
  5. Includes BGA subscription.
  6. All junior members receive 50% discount on two-seat instructional flying-time. Launches charged at normal rates.