Southern Ontario Events

Several gliding events are planned for Southern Ontario this summer:

SOSA Basic Country-Country Clinic: Monday July 27th to Friday July 31st

To be held at SOSA Gliding Club near Rockton, ON. Non-SOSA participants should bring their own glider. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.for more details.

Ontario Provincial Soaring Championships: Friday September 4th to Monday September 7th

To be held at SOSA Gliding Club near Rockton, ON. Friday, September 4th is a practice day.


2015 Canadian National Soaring Championships


The 2015 Canadian National Soaring Championships will be held at Olds/Netook Airfield in Alberta from June 10 - 19 with practice days on June 8 & 9.
Olds/Netook Airfield is located 45 minutes north of Calgary and is one of the sites used by the Air Cadets for familiarization flying.
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A website with all the details will be launched shortly. In the meantime, you can follow us on Facebook at Canadian National Soaring Competition 2015.

FAI Whitepaper on Woman In Gliding

Two years ago, the FAI put together a special committee to examine woman in air sports and explore ways to increase female membership in air sports. The committee focused specifically on woman in gliding, which is fortunate for us and they put together a white paper to share the results of their research. The white paper shares insight and experience from Canada with York Soaring receiving an honorable mention. The white paper is an excellent read and all clubs could benefit from the information contained in the white paper. The white paper has been posted on the SAC website can be downloaded from the following link.

2015 SAC Annual General Meeting

Saskatoon Soaring Club
In cooperation with the
Soaring Association of Saskatchewan
Is pleased to host the
Soaring Association of Canada’s
70th Annual General Meeting
Saturday March 28, 2015
Aviation Education Center, Saskatoon Airport
Saskatoon, SK
Registration - $25.00 includes coffee & luncheon
09:30 – Registration, Meet and Greet, Displays
11:00 – Annual General Meeting
12:00 - Awards Luncheon
13:30 – Workshop Sessions
18:00 – Park Town Hotel South Dining Room
Cocktails (cash bar)
19:00 – Dinner – Buffet - $21.95 (19.95 senior) plus gratuity and tax
Keynote Speaker - Young Aerobatic Pilot Stefan Trischuk, Star of the Discovery Channel Program AIRSHOW
Block of rooms reserved at Park Town Hotel
Hotel Room Rate - $159 Queen Room (reserve by Feb 28)
Delegates ask for SAC delegate room block
Watch the SAC website and forum for more information
Come for the meeting, plan a day or two to visit the
fastest growing city in Canada!

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