Meet Our Instructors
Essex Gliding Club has an extremely dedicated team of instructors providing excellent training and experiences to all members of our club.
Dave is our chief flying instructor (CFI). He is pictured here in the backseat of one of our club PW-6 2 seaters.
Kevin is our Deputy CFI. When Kevin is not instructing he enjoys long soaring flights taking him all over East Anglia.
Vince is one of our instructors at Essex gliding club. Vince is also our club technical officer, taking care of our fleet.
Alex is one of our instructors and is also a BI Examiner. Alex was the 2014 national sport aerobatic champion and can be seen flying inverted above.
Hugh is another of our instructors. Hugh is also the club safety officer.
Matt is one of our instructors. when Matt is not instructing he can frequently be found hanging from his straps while flying upside down!
Cathy is one of our newer instructors. Cathy also runs our club Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Tony has been an instructor at Essex Gliding Club for over 20 years. He enjoys flying with our visitors and voucher holders.
Rebecca is an instructor with many years of gliding experience . She is a BGA executive member and a member of the GB Women Gliding squad.