Interesting experiment, although personally I don't think speed gliding is the way to go to promote our sport.
The other thing that this writer of this book couldn't resist is a detailed account of flying and gliding towards the end of the book.
The girl didn't notice the gathering, ominous clouds, and as soon as she thought of going gliding , her mood changed, and she became happy again.
He took up gliding , sharing a glider with a local general practitioner, and went solo on his 65th birthday.
There is the occasional mishap, but statistically, gliding has been shown to be about as safe as normal airplane flying.
The gliding had a higher level of variation, but still was of a high quality.
This month is the 75th anniversary of organised gliding in Australia.
The rambles are £5, for example, while gliding was £30.
Spend more of your gliding time flying straight in rising air and you'll raise your glide over the ground.
The four sports were water skiing, sports parachuting, alpine skiing and gliding .