New MGA Bank Account Details

Kindly note the new MGA bank account details as follows, as of January 2019:-

Bank : Capitec
Account Number: 1606153100
Account Type: Savings Account
Branch Code: 470010

If you make a payment please email proof of payment to

Please use your SAMAA membership number as the payment reference.
In the email please include

  • Your Name,
  • Your Mobile number,
  • The typical classes of gliders you fly,
  • Your club or area you normally fly at.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the bank account or a specific payment, kindly email Mike Vos (MGA treasurer) at

Call for Entries - 27 Jan - F3K & F5J

GEMS - 27 Jan 2019 - League Event

F3K from 9:00-12:00 (we will fly as many rounds as possible / pilot briefing at 8:50)

F5J from 13:00 (6 rounds will be flown / pilot briefing at 12:50 / Altis required)

  • All pilots must be SAMAA members in good standing.
  • And have paid the 2019 MGA competition fee of R250p.a. - this fee covers entries into all MGA competitive events excluding Nationals and is used to cover the costs of running the MGA and competitions. More info to follow.

Heidelberg HTL Dec 2018 Bulletin

Please click here for the information bulletin posted by Martie for the last Highveld Thermal League of the year. Or here for a PDF version.

Many thanks to Martie and Derek for the hospitality and effort put in to the organisation of the day.

This year we are supporting Galaxy Children's Village - monetary and grocery donations are welcome.

2018 F5J Team Trials Invitation

The 2019 FIA F5J world championships will be held in Slovakia in 2019. It is our intention to enter a South African team into that competition.

2018 F3K Team Trials Invitation

Note : The PDF version of this announcement, including the ranking calculation is here.

The 2019 FIA F3K world championships will be held in Hungary in 2019. It is our intention to enter a South African team into that competition. 

2018 MGA Nationals Results

The results from the 2018 Model Gliding Nationals held at BOMAC in Paarl this year as as follows...

2018 MGA Nationals Information

Please find below the links to the 1st and 2nd Bulletin as well as the Entry form for the 2018 NATS.