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Sport class gliders

The last two years have seen continued strides in glider design with great leaps made in performance. All classes of glider have slightly improved top speeds with the typical values seen for DHV1/1-2 now at 48km/h, DHV2 at 50kph and uncertified competition models approaching 70km/h. The DHV2-3 has remained at about 54km/h for the most […]


We all understand that good instruction is important for our progress as pilots, and our continued good health. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to find. A word of caution: Here I have to be blunt and say that instruction standards here are often not the highest in the world. There are actually a lot of […]