24 pp - Cowley - the view from England, the “eh-team” wins the Region 8, 802.6 km (great run at Invermere), summer Cowley (not summer weather), I wanted to be an instructor, soaring the summer away (teenager in Germany), ASCs website, instructor endorsements paid by ASC, Michael Cook obit, treasurer's highlights.
ASCent 1998 (Summer - Fall)
20 pp - Cowley in 1998, the challenge of learning (a case of mind over matter), Wasserkuppe revisited, Alberta soaring contest, The first adventures of GEV (HP-18), Hard thoughts on an accident at ESC, do your spring inspection in the winter, soaring simulator, 33 knots up!, remember the Gemini?, de-certifying gliders, Willi Mueller obit, the effect of paper weight on X-C, exec meeting summary, Treasurer's update.
ASCent 1997 (Summer)
24 pp - High sky-big lift - great camp, Starbuck to ridgetop (Cowley reflections of a Winnipeg pilot), reflector reflections (passing the hat to get the lead pilot to sniff!, the 3 in 1 shot (all 3 Diamonds in one flight including a Death Valley turnpoint for the altitude!), the Provincials, a letter from Scotland, SAC instructor course, Alberta soaring ladder.
ASCent 1997 (Spring)
24 pp - Test-flying "Sweetie" (Cu Nim’s Blanik), introduction to the winch launch, airspace update, Alberta soaring ladder, ASC AGM, 1996 annual reports, training barometer (graphical test for currency), Alberta team squad for 1997, Red Deer OO course, new ASC plans cost or deliver $$, I thought I was covered - I wasn't (insurance).
ASCent 1996 (Summer)
20 pp - Cowley summer camp ( bad example?), fall camp addendum (was great), shot down in Aspen valley (Blanik landout north of Centre Peak), doctor’s orders (a dangerous passenger flight), Airspace grab – Calgary chapter, Still at 11,000, another item on the cockpit checklist, did the wind stop blowing?
ASCent 1996 (Spring)
24 pp - Big changes at Cowley (ASC as operator), 95 annual reports, Red Deer soaring seminar, 96 ASC AGM, impressions of the SAC AGM, ASC awards presentation, your spring wake-up call [a bent Blanik], Terry Southwood SAC instructor of year for 1995, Cold Lake CFI's corner, looking for the perfect rock, Cowley admin, the Young Eagles program, sporting update.
ASCent 1995 (Winter)
24 pp - Onward and upward (a small fall camp), flight for a Diamond, decompression sickness in high altitude glider flight, club news, the parable of Joe [old RAF verse on the plight of ground crew], letter from Lotusland (Comox), sports politics, no transponder needed at Cowley, "Leaning on the Wind" – book review
ASCent 1995 (Summer)
20 pp - 95 May meet, my lucky day (500 in Austria out of ESC), best flights of 95, US Sports class nationals, Cowley finale, club news, the annotated "high flight" (funny), the kite record project, soaring on Discovery channel, new club at Cranbrook, Cowley campground maintenance, cairn replica project.
ASCent 1994 (Summer)
24 pp - Cu Nim cross-country week, 94 Provincials, the phantom retrieve, the smoke (summer) camp, across the Rocks by Mamini, my excellent adventure (Mercer's 500 in Cold Lake), my 2nd 500 (the 4th attempt by Buzz Burwash), safety corner, club news, things done and to-dos at Cowley.
ASCent 1993 (Summer)
20 pp - The "boutique" provincials, "Real" landouts (adventures in Ephrata), A very fine weekend (the out-and-return record into Sask), Contemplating competing (another small step by a newcomer), the Cowley gathering of '93 (wet!), great moments in soaring history (PM's adventures at the Swift Current Nats), mountain outlanding! (the Lark accident), Swift Current Nationals wrap-up, club news.
ASCent 1993 (Spring)
24 pp - Deja vu (some history), Flying for the fun of it (by a CF-5 pilot), so you think you're current?, a mere coincidence (age = glide angle?), 92 annual reports, club news, a simpler ASC trophy form, the best flyer (a crow), misc meeting reports, insurance on trailer accidents, PCK has new engine, what to do with sailplane fund?, Swift Current Nationals planning, Peter "Masak's Scimitar"
ASCent 1992 (Spring)
24 pp - Lost - never with GPS, Being ready will get you through the day, ASC 91 annual reports, photo of the Glasflugel concept 'glass' cockpit, summary of exec meeting and 92 AGM, ASC funding - how we get it and how we spend it, Inertial hamsters (funny), club news, new ASC tickets, new 1/2 tow stickers, BC soaring safari plans, ASC video library, '92 provincials, aviation book library, 123.4 soaring frequency, notes from sailplane manager, preliminary survey results on future ASC sailplane, record courses out of Golden, more excerpts from the DoT medical handbook.
ASCent 1991 (Fall - Winter)
24 pp - Yahoo cu!! (one of those flights that keep you in the sport), a decent fall camp, on going into the mountains (tactics from three pilots), another first (a local landout at Cold Lake), a short history of the ASC (based on 25 years of executive minutes), Silver Cloud – 7A (going XC as a passenger at a California regionals), club news, executive meeting.
ASCent 1991 (Summer)
16 pp - Back to back 700s (in Invermere - and the world's worst farmer), waves beyond reach in Alaska, 13 more badge questions, soaring in the mountains (first XC from Invermere), class 4 medical, executive meeting, odds & ends, the Viking 104 (early use of glass in late 50s), annual maintenance requirements - sailplane owner's responsibilities.
ASCent 1991 (Spring)
20 pp - Glider exhibit opens at Aviation Hall of Fame, no notch - no diamond, Innisfail meet is back! a glider pilot's dream (poem), '91 ASC sporting programs, fly for the "XC-100" trophy, Alberta winners (of 1990 ASC & SAC trophies), 91 AGM report, '90 annual reports, 13 badge questions.