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Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 22, 2010 @ 08:57 PM | 2,587 Views
Saturday was good with a 15mph wind out of the East. I missed most of the good stuff, because I didn't arrive until 12:30. I was at Vista View, again, winch practicing for the Tangerine Soaring Championships this weekend.

Mike W
Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 16, 2010 @ 11:32 AM | 2,752 Views
This Saturday had good winds out of the North (10-20mph). Missed most of the good flying. I had to test out my new Shadow. Started early in the morning at Vista View and didn't reach the hill until almost noon. After a few winch test flights on the back side of the hill (South corner). I finally headed over to the North slope and joined the boys for some slopeing. Unfortunately, the wind had dropped to about 10mph and was shifting to the NE. So basically it was lots of low, slow and stick close to the slope for me.

Mike W
Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 12, 2010 @ 09:57 PM | 2,945 Views
Final pic guys.

Mike W
Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 12, 2010 @ 09:10 PM | 2,417 Views
Last Saturday was great. We had our first true cold snap. Was in the 50's in the AM, but it evetually warmed to the mid 60's by noon. I brought up a "gallon of joe" from the the donut shop to warm the troops. The wind was out of the North at 15mph. Made for some great sloping. The only downside was some nasty rough air that came along with the lift. That sent several of the guys planes in for some nasty landings/crashes.
Also, the FSS held their TD contest Saturday and Sunday:
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1320073
Miami Mike And Dan Johns made us proud!

Mike W
Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 05, 2010 @ 09:05 PM | 2,548 Views
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Posted by mfwilliams | Nov 05, 2010 @ 09:05 PM | 2,526 Views
I've just gotten back from vacation. Missed the last two Saturdays (bummer). Thanks to Ben I have some pictures from this last weekend. I heard the flying was excellent.

Mike
Posted by mfwilliams | Oct 28, 2010 @ 08:53 PM | 2,546 Views
Sorry, I was on vacation last weekend. Luckily, A few of the guys shot a few pics. Here are four that Ben shot. Thanks mucho Ben.