For CP-rated pilots, clubs organise coaching and other ongoing pilot development activities (plus day-to-day flying, social meets, etc). The SHPF has specific policies to support Young Persons in Scottish Clubs.

Aberdeen Hang-Gliding and Paragliding Club

Many sites for all wind directions within 70 miles of Aberdeen. Visitors welcome – please contact club as some sites are sensitive.
Contact via the AHPC website

Arran Paragliding Club

Linked to Flying Fever school.
Contact: Zabdi Keen (01770 303899 or 07717 712727)

Highland Hang-Gliding and Paragliding Club

Check out the new website; lots of information and a details of new Facebook group for day to day communication.
Contact: Website; HG ( PG (

Lanarkshire and Lothian Soaring Club

Large central belt club with a strong coaching programme.
Contact: Website or or via LLSC Google Group

Scottish Hang Gliding Club

The Scottish Hang Gliding Club is open to all BHPA members. We cover all forms of hang gliding – hill flying, aerotow and FLPA. Aerotow operations are based at Balado airfield, near Kinross.
Contact: Website / Scott McMeeking (07585 178718,

Scottish Mountain Paragliding Club (SMPC)

Social mountain flying club with members throughout Scotland, including the Islands.
Contact: Alistair Bowman (0131 445 4085,

Wingbeat Paragliding Club

Small coaching club based in Scottish Borders with access to lots and lots of hills.
Contact: Tommy Bryson (01750 62214,