All smiles after a thrilling trial lesson at Bicester Gliding Centre



Towering cumulus clouds

Take a Trial Lesson in a Glider!
Pre-flight Briefings

Trail lesson flights make an ideal gift!

Come along for a thrilling trial glider flight at the Bicester Gliding Centre in Oxfordshire! Only 12 miles north of Oxford.

To help prepare you for your trial lesson, here are two introductory briefings

Reading these in advance will help you understand more about your flights. Don't worry, we don't expect you to have memorised the entire contents, but reading them here before you arrive will help you when you arrive.


There are weight and height restrictions. Please check before booking a trial lesson if you are over 16st / 100kg or over 6' 2" tall. You can take along a camera, but it MUST use a neck-strap to firmly attach it to your person. We cannot fly persons under 14 yrs of age.


Don't just dream about a flight - do it! You know you want to.