Here Are Some Important Dates for Vintage Glider Folk


UPDATED 2 November 1999



If you have or know of a vintage glider event which should be added to this list,

please email Raul Blacksten at raulb@earthlink.net



USA** 29 April 2000

60th Anniversary Arvin-Sierra Glider Meet. This commemorative meet is planned to be held at the historic Arvin-Sierra Gliderport, in Central California's San Joaquin Valley. For information, contact Jeff Byard at: jbyard@thegrid.net; Raul Blacksten at PO Box 307, Maywood, CA 90270, or at: raulb@earthlink.net; or Janice Armstrong at: danarmstro@aol.com


USA** Memorial Day Weekend 2000

Vintage Sailplane Association Western Regatta This Annual VSA Western Regatta will be hosted once again by Mountain Valley Airport and Skylark North Gliderport, in Tehachapi, California. Contact me for information.


USA** 17-25 June 2000

Vintage Sailplane Association Midwest Regatta This 3nd Annual Regatta in the Mid-West will be held at Lawrenceville/Vincennes Airport, Lawrenceville, IL. Hosted by Wabash Valley Soaring Assoc. Contact Dave Schuur (309)246-3328 or Bud Brown (618)943-2076. Lawrenceville, Illinois. For more information, contact David Schuur at dschuur@mail.isbe.accessus.net.


USA** July 2000

International Vintage Sailplane Meet (IVSM 2000) at Harris Hill, Elmira, New York, USA. This will be the 2nd international vintage glider gathering in the USA (the 1st being in 1995). Will also be the site of the Annual VSA Membership Meeting.For information, contact the National Soaring Museum, Harris Hill, 51 Soaring Hill Drive, Elmira, New York 14903 USA, or via email at: nsm@soaringmuseum.org


USA** Labor Day Weekend 2000

Sailplane Homebuilders' Association Western Workshop at Mountain Valley Airport (Skylark North Gliderport), in Tehachapi, California. Motel accomodations are available locally, with camping and RV hook-ups are available on the field. For more information, contact Dan Armstrong, 21100 Angel Street, Tehachapi, CA 93561, or via email at VSA Homepage * * * Return to the VSA Archives Homepage