Junior Nationals 2023 (19th – 27th August)
Welcome to the CGC Junior Nationals 2023 details page.
As trailered by Finn Sleigh’s interview on BBC Cambridge last Friday the 2023 Junior Nationals are well underway at Cambridge Gliding Centre and run until Monday 29 th August. Finn is the
Competition Director – an ex-CGC Cadet – and National, European and World Junior Champion.
He will be watching the competition with a particularly personal eye as the winner will be his successor as National Champion because Finn is now over 25 years old. If you missed it you can find Finn’s interview here. Just position yourself 1 hour 12.5 min into the programme to listen to it.
The competition uses Soaring Spot as the official source for the daily Task sheets and competition results. It can be found here:-
Three current CGC Cadets are in this competition – James Alexander his DG-300 (FUU), Eric Pretorius in his Pik 20D (869) and Charles Brooker is racing in the CGC owned Pegasus (FVV).
To follow in real time and to see how these 3 members (and everybody else) are doing clock here: or simply come along to the Club and see all the action for yourself – and watch it on a big screen!
Lastly – The daily entries in the 2023 CGC Junior Nationals photographic competition will be posted here -and the overall winner announced at the Competition prize giving.
Annually, the Cambridge Gliding Centre hosts the Cloud Rally, a competition designed to accommodate newer cross country pilots as well as the more experienced ones.
The Inter-Club League is taking place in 2022. Click here for more