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Soaring Society of America (SSA) Region 11

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Valley Soaring Association, located at Williams Soaring Center, Williams, CA

Valley Soaring Association - Winter Seminar Series - 2018-2019 Part 1

You can follow the current list and any updates on the Williams Soaring Forum::

VSA Winter Seminar # 1 - December 8, 2018

 

The 2018 Soaring Season has come to an end.

Join the Valley Soaring Association (located at Williams Soaring Center) as we reflect on soaring seasons past and prepare for the 2019 season with a new take on an old tradition. The VSA and Williams Soaring Center are excited to bring to you a day of growth and development for all soaring enthusiasts.

This all-day event will provide upset attitude flight training in conjunction with guest speakers, who will lead group training on subjects for all levels.

  • Unusual Attitude Flight $100
  • Seminar $25 Non-VSA Members
  • Dinner & Drinks $25
  • 60 Seats available so RSVP ASAP!
  • Info@williamssoaring.com

 


 

PASCO Annual Awards Banquet - WAS HELD: Nov. 3, 2018

You missed it.

SPEAKERS: Marianne Guerin "WSPA", Thomas Greenhill & Brent Davidson "Youth Soaring / Junior Camp"

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Peter Deane

"World Gliding Championships Then and Now, The Challenge and The Journey Forward"

For those not familiar with Peter, a few of his accomplishments include:

  • 2 time US Standard Class team member
  • US 15m Champion in 2016
  • Numerous runner up placings at Nationals over the years
  • Holder of current US and UK Standard Class 750km O&R speed record, set in 2002; and 1000km diplome # 165.

View Ramy Yanetz's Awards Presentation

2018-PASCO-Award-Ceremony-Ramy-Yanetz.pdf

 


 

What is Soaring? Learn what soaring is all about...

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Airplanes flying without engines

Gliders fly over Lake Tahoe, California coast, Mt Whitney, Mt Shasta, and Big Sur without using fuel.

Gliders ride air currents to stay up and travel far, and are capable of traveling hundreds of miles.

 

Soaring is enjoyed by men and women, children, and families alike.

Soaring is enjoyed by men and women, children, and families alike. Here's a preview of some of what this safe, eco-friendly sport has to offer. See why so many youth and families are joining their local soaring club and learning how to fly gliders.

 

You can take a ride or learn to fly, for information visit SSA.ORG

 


2018 Upcoming Events - See PASCO Calendar

December 2018

December 8: Williams Soaring / VSA Holiday Dinner & Seminar #1

Holiday Dinner and Winter Seminar #1

For Details Visit WilliamsSoaring.com, RSVP to Noelle@williamssoaring.com

 

January 2019

January 12: Williams Soaring / VSA Seminar #2

Winter Seminar #2

For Details Visit WilliamsSoaring.com, RSVP to Noelle@williamssoaring.com

 

February 2019

February 23: Williams Soaring / VSA Seminar #3

Winter Seminar #3

For Details Visit WilliamsSoaring.com, RSVP to Noelle@williamssoaring.com

 

March 2019

March 23: Williams Soaring / VSA Seminar #4

Winter Seminar #4

For Details Visit WilliamsSoaring.com, RSVP to Noelle@williamssoaring.com

 

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