Membership in the Sacramento Valley Soaring Society is open to the general public. AMA membership is a prerequisite to joining SVSS. There are three types of membership.
Individual Membership. $45 per year. AMA required. Full voting status, newsletter subscription and use of club equipment.
Family Membership. $60 per year. AMA required. All resident family members enjoy the same benefits of individual membership.
Junior Member. $6 per year. AMA required. Open to those 18 years of age and under. Same benefits as individual membership.
Membership runs from January 1st through December 31st. There is a $5 initiation fee for new members and a $5 late fee for renewing memberships received after March 1st. Dues are prorated after April 30th at $5 per month for each month remaining in the year. SVSS is an AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics) charted club. AMA membership is required to use the club's equipment or fly in a club event.
Follow this link to the Academy of Model Aeronautics website for AMA membership information. Please send a copy of your AMA membership card with your application or indicate that your AMA membership is pending.
Season Contest Pass. The entry fee for the monthly club contest is $10. A season pass is available for $80.
Camaraderie with the finest group of soaring enthusiasts you'll find anywhere. SVSS has more than 120 very active members. One of the largest soaring clubs in the country.
Use of the clubs winches and retrievers and one of the finest obstacle free, flying sites in the U.S.
A monthly newsletter with up to date information on contests, events and meetings.
Nine monthly club contests and the incomparable Summer Soaring Challenge 2-day contest in June.
Annual parking pass to the Grasslands Regional Park. Please provide the license number of the vehicle that you'll be using.
Essentially, the most fun you can have with your clothes on!
We now offer the convenience of PayPal for paying your club dues. You can use a credit card at checkout, even if you don't have a PayPal account.
If you prefer snail mail; print this page and mail the following application, appropriate dues and a copy of your AMA card to:
|5820 W 6th Street|
|Rio Linda, CA 95673|
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