Cindy Brickner is an active glider instructor with more than 30 years’ experience in primary, cross-country and racing training. She has flown cross-country in 1-26s in the Midwest, raced in fiberglass and set US National records. Her wave cross-country in high performance gliders in the Flight Levels is the ultimate in performance and risk management. Cindy takes pride in her record of teaching and promoting responsible and risk-minimizing techniques for both local and high-performance soaring. She has been a popular Convention speaker for over 3 decades.