Personal Achievements 2016

Devon and Somerset Gliding Club (DSGC) members make significant flying achievements throughout the year.




(under 25, in FTE)

1 December John Borland Convert to Junior  
28 November Ellie Carter First Solo Junior
20 November Karen King Solo (North Hill)  
7 November Nigel Everett Award for Aviation Journalism  
3 November Paul Kane Bronze  
26 October Oscar Leeson Convert to Discus (Long Mynd) Junior
20 October Chris Coville Convert to Open Cirrus  
2 October Hans Jenssen Convert to Junior  
18 September Will Stainer Convert to Junior  
15 September Tim Petty Convert to Junior  
1 September Dave Cowley First Solo  
29 August George Vojtisek Cross-Country endorsement  
18 August Will Stainer First Solo  
14 August James Flory Silver Distance  
11 August Gordon Sanderson Convert to Junior  
11 August Malcolm Vest Convert to Eagle  
11 August Tim Petty First Solo  
10 August James Hood Convert to Pawnee  
6 August Ben Summers First Solo  Junior
5 August Charlie Stuckey First Solo  Junior
31 July Paul Kane Convert to SF27  
23 July David Wojnar First Solo  
8 July Hans Jenssen First Solo  
8 July Lukasz Kieruczenko Convert to Junior  
6 July Lizzie Westcott Convert to K13 Junior
5 July Dave Herbert Convert to Junior  
25 June Lukasz Kieruczenko First Solo  
23 June David Woodward Cross-country endorsement  
18 June Dave Herbert Solo (North Hill)  
29 May Matthew Williamson Basic Instructor Rating  
26 May John Borland Convert to K13  
12 May George Sanderson Solo (North Hill)  
30 April Matthew Williamson Convert to ASW20  
23 April Fran Knowles Solo (North Hill)  
17 April James Flory Silver Duration  
13 April Chris Mew Silver Height (Long Mynd)  
31 March Joe Scaife Silver Height  
31 March Lizzie Westcott Convert to Junior Junior
31 March John Borland First Solo  
31 March Pete Harmer 10,000 launches  
23 March John Street 20,000 launches  
14 March Rob Rand Convert to K13  
25 February Alan Carter Solo (North Hill)  
25 February Ray Buzza Convert to DG100  
18 February Chris Mew Convert to DG100  
11 February Gordon Bonny Convert to DG100  
16 January James Flory Basic Instructor Rating  
16 January Rowan Smith Standard Aerobatic Badge  

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