The Slow Riding Workshop is to take place at Rufforth Airfield on Sunday 7th May, starting at 9.30 a.m. Attendance is recommended especially for Associates and Observers but also for those advanced riders who wish to brush up their skills.
To get to the venue, directions are as follows:
York Gliding Centre, Bradley Lane, Rufforth, York, YO23 3NA. Gliding club telephone number: 01904 738694. Number for Richard Stembrowicz: 07767 384938.
From Harrogate, get to the Wetherby to York Road (B1224). Almost at the end of Rufforth village, at the small grass triangle, take the road to the right. Follow this round the S-bends and, after half a mile, there is a sign pointing left to the gliding club. Follow the track past the buildings on the right and the glider trailers on the left, to enter the car park in front of the clubhouse.
From the Leeds direction, take the A64, turning off at the slip road for Askham Bryan, Askham Richard and Rufforth. At the staggered junction turn left then right, following the road to Rufforth until the sign pointing right, to the gliding club. Follow the track past the buildings on the right and the glider trailers on the left, to enter the car park in front of the clubhouse.
Please be there to attend the airfield safety briefing at 9.30 a.m. promptly. Bacon sandwiches (with beans or tomato if wished), coffee, tea and soft drinks will be available.