Story: Aerial recreation

Gliding near Ōmarama

Gliding near Ōmarama

Often a glider has room only for the pilot, but some can carry a passenger. Here, a two-seat Duo Discus and a single-seat Discus soar above cloud near Ōmarama.

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Glide Omarama
Photograph by Marty Taylor

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Aerial recreation - Gliding', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 January 2022)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 12 Jun 2006