The ChicagoLand Glider Council (CLGC) was established in
1938 to help promote and preserve the sport of soaring
within a 150 mile radius of Chicago
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President - Aaron Scicluna (SSI)
Vice President - Jim Murray (WCSA)
Treasurer - Jeff Mack (CGC)
Secretary - John DeRosa (SSI)
Webmaster - John DeRosa (SSI)
2017 CLGC Midwest Soaring and Safety Seminar
7th Bi-Annual Event!
SAVE THAT DATE!!
Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017
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For Full Details!
Past Seminar Presentation Files
Venue: Seigle Auditorium, Elgin Community College
CLGC Youth Grant
Congratulations to the
2016 Primary Grant Awardee
Find the Application and Instructions
The application Deadline
is March 31 of the grant year
The grantee will be announced during the
April Council meeting
Join the CLGC!
Have you paid your
Yearly CLGC dues yet?
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Membership & Renewal Form
Note: If you belong to one of CLGC's "host" clubs (Chicago Glider Club, Sky Soaring Glider Club and Windy City Soaring Association),
your CLGC dues are already paid as part of your club's dues!
Thank you for your continued support!
Meeting Schedule & Directions
CLGC Meeting are 7:30PM on the Second Tuesday
of each month (November - April) unless otherwise noted.
Tuesday, January 10th - Monthly meeting - Ballooning
Saturday, February 25th - All Day
Tuesday, March 14th - Monthly meeting
Tuesday, April 11th - Monthly meeting
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
NOTE: FIRST Tuesday
Herrick Junior High School
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Speaker: Chad Morin
Brief overview of who Chad is and what he does. Presentation with lots of pictures, ballooning is always about being visual. Short overview on how weather effects our sport. Process of obtaining LTA rating. Ballooning culture. Future of the Sport. Physics of balloons/ballooning. Q&A.
Chad is a third generation pilot involved in ballooning and warbird aerobatics since he was 6 years old. Incorporated his ride business in 2012 Raised in Chicago but spent majority of adult life out West. Moved to Chicago under the suggestion of local DE.
Please Note: Meeting topic may change without notice.
CLGC Classified Advertisements
See the latest issue of the
for classified details.
"The Air Bubble"
(2001 to Date)
Presentations for Downloading
- Past Monthly Meetings -
- Past Seminars -