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SOSA Gliding Club

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Excellent Gliding Club

I am not sure why one would call a gliding club an attraction... But this is definitely one of the... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Stéphane G
A must experience!!

I have visited SOSA a few times, and it always made my day! The instructors are one of the top... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Waterloo, Canada
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I am not sure why one would call a gliding club an attraction... But this is definitely one of the better gliding clubs, if not the best gliding club in North America. They have a full fleet of gliders ready to fly, and plenty of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

I have visited SOSA a few times, and it always made my day! The instructors are one of the top names in gliding, and have won international competitions. I strongly recommend taking an intro flight, and play bird. I really learnt a lot about flying,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Went gliding this weekend at SOSA...what an experience. Bill my instructor was very knowledgeable and had the patient of a teacher willing to respond to any question. The only drawback is the wait to go up, and this is normal due the popularity of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I went with my wife and another friend to SOSA to try gliding. My Dad had done it and loved it. We were supposed to go but unfortunately my Dad passed away before we could go together. All the volunteers are there for "the love...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

First of all this was a gift flight for my 70th birthday from my three boys and their families. What better gift than an experience of a lifetime and one more off the bucket list. But be warned. This is a small, informal club run...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Took the intro flight on a Saturday morning. Arrived at 11 am and we were told it would be about a 45 min wait. We ended up waiting over 3 1/2 hours as they would give their friends that 'happened' to show up priority over...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed September 7, 2015

My husband went up in a glider at the SOSA gliding club Rockton Ontario on Saturday Sept 5 2015. I had bought him an introductory flight for his birthday in January as he has always been interested in flight, aircraft etc. He was waiting for...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Romsroms
Reviewed July 8, 2014

I went to the SOSA Gliding Club for a glider intro flight in Schleicher ASK 21 plane. We got towed by Piper Pawnee PA-25-235 tow plane 3,000 feet above ground level, when I was asked by the instructor to pull the yellow knob on my...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank Rafał N
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