Get Involved

Our events and activities are designed to be an affordable way to boost youth pilots training, develop important life skills, make life long friends and most importantly have fun! Live the dream and get involved.

View Our Operations

Follow Us Online

Connect and stay up-to-date with everything Youth Glide, including news, upcoming events, youth pilot achievements, and much more. We encourage you to watch our videos, follow our gram and engage with our posts!

Support Youth Glide

YGNZ is funded entirely by donations and grants. Our memberships provide us with a small yearly donation toward our activities which allows us to provide certainty in sponsorship of our training events.

Become a Supporter

Upcoming Events

Stay up to date with upcoming activities and events. Youth Glide host a range of events throughout New Zealand!

Support YGNZ

YGNZ is funded entirely by donations and grants, both of which are increasingly difficult to obtain. Our membership programme effectively provides us with a small yearly donation toward our activities which allows us to provide certainty in sponsorship of our training events.

Full Flying Membership

YGNZ’s Full Flying Membership is a requirement for attending any YGNZ Mini-Camp. Our Full Flying Membership is administered by GNZ and is collected via your Club’s membership. Please check without your local gliding club to ensure your subscription is current!

Find Your Local Club

Social Membership

YGNZ’s Social Membership is designed for individuals who want to support YGNZ’s activities. We encourage family and friends to sign-up as Social Members of YGNZ and support young people to get flying YGNZ is a volunteer-run, not-for- profit organisation and the $20 annual donation and all other proceeds go toward getting young people flying.

Become a Social Member

Associate Membership

YGNZ’s Associate Membership is designed for organisations who want to support YGNZ’s activities – of course, this membership is available to individuals too. We encourage organisations to sign-up as Associate Members of YGNZ and support young people to get flying YGNZ is a volunteer-run, not-for- profit organisation and the $50 annual donation and all other proceeds go toward getting young people flying.

Become a Associate Member

Donations

YGNZ is also delighted to accept donations. We currently have several individuals who make small, monthly automatic payments we would encourage you to consider this option. YGNZ is a volunteer-run, not-for- profit organisation and any donation and all other proceeds go toward getting young people flying.

Make a Donation

Soaring In the Mountains

Filmed and edited by Toby Read