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Old Apr 10, 2012, 02:41 AM
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Next DLG contest at El Dorado Park - 4/14/12

The next DLG contest at El Dorado Park - Sat. April 14th.

With the International just a few weeks away, time to hone those skills and wring out the fleet.

START TIME - 9:00 Pilots meeting. First flight around 10am.

Tasks - 7 rounds - F3K only

Awards - Top 3 expert - Top 2 Sportsman

Entry fee - $5.00 Lunch will be provided. We will take a short lunch break between rounds 4 and 5.

The field is in El Dorado Park Area #3 in the northern most part of the park.Entrance is off of the north side of Spring St. , just east of the 605 Fwy.
$7.00 park entrance fee if you don't have an annual pass.

We welcome first time contestants and it's a great way to improve your flying skills with the help of our more experienced pilots.


Please chime in( with your frequency) if you can make it:

Clay - 2.4
Tom K -Ch17
Hugh -2.4
John F. - 2.4
Brian -2.4
Sean - 2.4
Jun -2.4
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 10:33 AM
Tom Knudtson
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Hi Clay,

April 15 is Sunday, so I think you want April 14.

Either way I'm in, Ch17.

After mostly 2-day contests, a one day will be fun.

Tom
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 11:13 AM
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 11:57 AM
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crud. i'm out of town next weekend. i've missed the one-day contests - lots of fun.

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Old Apr 10, 2012, 12:20 PM
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I'm in if it's Saturday. I'll be somewhere in Nevada on I-15 mid-day Sunday .
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 12:50 PM
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Made date correction. We are on for Saturday. Thanks Tom.
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 01:13 PM
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It's awful nice of you guys to throw a contest the weekend I'm here .
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 01:30 PM
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It's awful nice of you guys to throw a contest the weekend I'm here .
just for you, Finchy

bummer. i am out of town too. have fun, gentlemen...and Nathalie!
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 09:38 PM
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No Paul or Matt? That's a bummer, but I'm sure we'll have a great time without you (not that it wouldn't be better with you).
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Old Apr 10, 2012, 10:58 PM
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50/50 - depends on how much I get done on the Fr3aK....

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Old Apr 10, 2012, 11:41 PM
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Brother in law is getting married in Phx. on Sat so we are leaving via car Thursday. Im sorry to miss this one. See you in all in poway in a few weeks. Or this week, and next week...
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Old Apr 11, 2012, 12:26 AM
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What about Jun, Sean, Brain52, Tai, Maurice, Ray?
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Old Apr 11, 2012, 12:48 AM
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Clay,

Let me know the task list and I'll print the scorecards. We can add names at the contest. See you guys Saturday.

Jerry
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Old Apr 11, 2012, 01:51 AM
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Task list for Saturday

Here you go Jerry


Tasks

1.Task G - 5 longest flights, 2 minutes max., 10 minute window
2.Task F - Best 3 out of 6, 3 minutes max, maximum 6 throws, 10 minute win.
3.Task D - Increasing time by 15 seconds, :30, :45, 1:00, 1:15, 1:30, 1:45, 2:00,
4.Task B - Next to last and last flight, 4 minutes max., 10 minute window
5.Task C - All up, last down, 3 minutes max, 3 flights, 1 minute between flights
6.Task A - Last flight, 5 minutes max, 7 minute window
7.Task H - 1, 2, 3, and 4 minute flights in any order, 10 minute window
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Old Apr 11, 2012, 02:37 AM
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I'll be there. 2.4
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