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Old Jul 23, 2003, 03:00 AM
Jerry L. Gubka
Jerry L. Gubka
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Re: Looking for flying sites in the Ft. Collins Colorado area.

Go here:

http://www.houseofthud.com/Denver_RC..._reviewed.html

While this doesn't exactly address your question, I thought it would be of
interest to you.

Live long, and prosper
Jerry L. Gubka

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"BobAndVickey" <bobandvickey@aol.com> wrote in message
news:20030722011255.15169.00000304@mb-m13.aol.com...
> Anyone know of some nice areas around the Fort Collins, Loveland and

Greeley
> Colorado to fly Sailplanes? I already know about the two R/C clubs, but

would
> prefer flying in an area where mostly folks go to fly sailplanes. I am an

AMA
> member so that is not an issue. I would be happy to join a RC sailplane

club
> reasonably near. Working on and off on a couple of gliders and I hope to

be
> ready to get back into flying again by the end of August. The building

and
> flying went to the shelf for the last several months due to an economic
> enforced vacation, better known as a layoff. Amazingly my old company

decided
> that they laid off the wrong person and with a few adjustments, I am fully
> employed once again.
> While I have belonged and enjoyed RC clubs, my main issue from experience

with
> regular R/C clubs is that often electric and sailplane folks get treated

like
> second class citizens and still pay the runway fees on top of the usual

club
> dues for a strip that we almost never get to use. This is my second time
> around with RC after a 10-year gap and I have no interest in fuel powered
> engine flight. I want to stick with sailplanes, electric motors, and some

park
> fliers.
> Any suggestions of locations are greatly appreciated.
> TIA
> Bob Ruth
>
> P.S. Yes I know this goes out all over the world, I am just hoping someone
> local may be able to help me.
> Please save the arrogant yank trolls for someone else.
>
>