John Burdett

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Date Of Birth: 1961

Badges Held: Full Gold, Diamond Goal, Diamond Height

Instructor Rating: Assistant Category

Total Gliding Hours: 700 + hours, his 1000th flight was in the IS28 instructing at Walney on the 31 Oct 2003, and his 600th hour was in France in his LS3 on the 28 July 2003.  

Started Gliding in: 1990

Power Licences: PPL + night + IMC

Hours Power: 575 +

Club Position: X-Ladder Steward, Committee Member , instructor & Tug Master

Anything Else: Flies an LS-3 -434, now beautifully refinished.

Club Trophies: The Dodd Trophy, 1994, The Leighton-Hall Trophy, 1996, 2009 the Alsford Trophy, 1994, 1999, 2011The Wooden Spoon, 1995, 1997, 2006, 2010 The Duddon Trophy 2000, 2012. The Optimum Financial Services Trophy 2005,

And in the Capstan

Wolds & UK National Two Seater Competition

2008    2nd Wood       20th Open Class       Pilots - Peter Redshaw, Dave North, Andy Tebay, Kate Frost, John Burdett

2009    1st Wood        15th Open Class       Pilots - Peter Redshaw, Dave North, Andy Tebay, Kate Frost, John Burdett

2011     1st Wood         13th Open Class        Pilots - Peter Redshaw, Dave North, John Burdett

Poitier European Two Seater Competition
2009        1st   Wood   10th Open Class       Pilots - Peter Redshaw, Dave North, Andy Tebay, John Burdett

2011           1st Wood   17th Open Class       Pilots - Peter Redshaw, John Burdett, Peter Craven, Peter Lewis

e-mail addresstugmaster@lakesgc.co.uk

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