Hi, I’m Ulrich Stauss, Eric‘s father. I have been blogging on the training and lead-up to the Junior World Gliding Championships 2015 to be held in Narromine, NSW for a while now but it took some time to get the page online, partly because I had to get permission from the team and partly because everyone involved in setting this up was busy with their
Australian Junior Gliding Team Blog Coming Soon! See live updates on the team’s progress in the lead up to and at the Junior World Gliding Championships on the Blog.
The members of the 2015 Australian Junior Team have been announced. Following the completion of the Junior Pre-Worlds, six team members have been selected to represent Australia. With the 2015 Junior World Championships being held in our own backyard – Narromine, NSW – we have high hopes of the team bringing in a fantastic result. We wish the team all the best! Club Class – Eric Stauss,
Recently the juniors had the opportunity to spend a week with the renowned UK coach G Dale. Being a coaching week there was only a handful of juniors present for the week, mostly consisting of QLD juniors baring one South Australian making the trip up to Kingaroy. The experience levels of the juniors that attended the week varied from first time XC pilots to pilots
After months of hard work, the Australian Junior Gliding Club Inc. is proud to present our new shiny website! However, we are far from finished. We need your comments, stories, articles, updates and reviews to add to our blog and make our website even better. So, if you have recently had an awesome flight, read a cool article, been to a new club/event or done
My JoeyGlide experience started the year before at Lake Keepit as a coachee, when I thought how good it would be to be racing in a single seater the following year. I approached the Australian Junior Gliding Club and was allocated their Astir CS VH-WUA for the Comp, and so it began! We arrived at Narromine with a day to spare ahead of official practice,
JoeyGlide (7th-14th December 2013) was an amazing week, definitely worth travelling 7 hours from Mount Beauty for and I recommend all Juniors make the journey this year. In February 2013, I made a commitment to go to JoeyGlide. I focused on entering into the coaching program of it as I wasn’t feeling confident enough to compete. I haven’t done much flying over flat lands and thought