Yet another sport is made 'easy' for us by Goofy's demonstration how- never, ever, to try anything for real, least of all with a glider-flying machine he launches in ways that would kill anything but a cartoon character, such as a giant catapult and even a canon. Meanwhile Goofy proves totally incapable to control any of its movements in the air, let alone the 'landing' which is too messy even for a bombshell... Written by
Did You Know?
Though it doesn't have "How To" in the title, this was the first of Goofy's instructional shorts, narrated by John McLeish. The first official "How To" short was 'How To Ride A Horse,' which was featured in the full-length motion picture 'The Reluctant Dragon.' See more
The number of Goofy's fingers per hand varies from four to five between shots. Most noticeably, he has five when counting to ten before opening the parachute, then four in the next sequence, then five again. See more
High, high, up in the sky, here goes my glider and I, bye-bye!