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Great day, lovely instructors, great scenery

John and Matt were great, and I had a really good day. I didn’t want to stop and would have been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lindsay4000
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London, United Kingdom
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Best Hang Gliding School I’ve been to

I have been to two other schools in the past but gave up. The brilliant thing about this school is... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
AdrianAdamson
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

John and Matt were great, and I had a really good day. I didn’t want to stop and would have been there til dark! Caring and knowledgeable instructors, you gradually build up to longer ‘flights’, all very safe but even in the one day you...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have been to two other schools in the past but gave up. The brilliant thing about this school is that the instructors John and Matt gave me the skills and confidence to see the course through to CP. They have a choice of several...More

Thank AdrianAdamson
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I went to SDHG to start and finish the whole club rating. I've done other free flying courses and have to say this one was the most enjoyable. John and Matt have many years of experience between them but make it fun which was the...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

I took my son to learn Hang Gliding with these guys. Great bunch of qualified guys with many years of experience. My son obtained his CP Certificate within the course period that we paid for. These guys know what they are doing! How do I...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

After a long break from hang gliding, I went to South Downs Hang Gliding for some refersher training. John and Matt are great, friendly instructors with the best training sites in the country. They made re-learning a joy. They like to stay in touch after...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We paid for an experience voucher which unfortunately, due busy lives, we let expire. When I contacted South Downs Hang Gliding and asked if they would extend it, they refused - so effectively kept £130 of my money without providing a single thing. This is...More

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Management response:Responded 24 April 2017

This voucher was bought as a gift. We have had no contact from the recipient. This poor review is from the original purchaser. He contacted us 6 months after the expiry date. When buying as a gift please make sure this activity is suitable. All...More

Reviewed 22 July 2013

I was given this days hang gliding as a gift for my 50th, last October and I cannot believe I didn't do it sooner. Very professional set up and instructors, easy to follow instruction on safety and glider assembly. Could not have picked a more...More

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