In 2011, the SUHPA group design project (GDP) was initiated by Dr. Alexander Forrester as the 50th Anniversary of Southampton University's Man Powered Aircraft.
These are the current membership plans offered by Human Powered Aircraft, although many groups offer a free period for new members to try out their group.
All student groups within the Students' Union are run entirely by students. The student committee for Human Powered Aircraft this year are:
If you've got any questions or want to find out more, either email the group directly, or fill in the form below:
Login Now to send a direct message
Have an interest in this group and want to find out more and get involved? Register your interest!
Welcome! We are Southampton University Road Cycling Club and our passion is cycling! Join us and immerse yourself in the wonderful world that is being a part of a great cycling club. Boasting a membership of over 100 members, SURC is growing and we want you to be a part of it. So slip on your shoes, grab your helmet and get on your bike!New to cycling? Casual cyclist? Experienced racer? SURC is here to cater for everyone regardless of experience or ability.We organise a range of indoor and outdoor cycling-based training activities throughout the year. A Wednesday club ride gives everyone a chance to cycle regularly with a led group at their ability level.Spinning and roller session are great indoor training activities, especially when the weather outside is typically British. Training with club-mates and friends is great fun too!The club provides plenty of opportunities to learn and excel at track cycling with lots of trips to one of the 2 local velodromes and regular trips to Olympic-sized indoor velodromes! The club has a structured track progression and development program with coaching from trained members within the club.The club participates in all road and track BUCS cycling events and has had great success in recent years. Anyone keen and excelling at their cycling can compete for the club, gold medals have been won!We do spend some time off the bikes too, with lots of fun socials throughout the year. Most are actually non-alcoholic and focus around other activities such as food, baking, or just chatting in good company.