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Old Apr 07, 2012, 01:09 PM
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Blue Skies over New Mexico - 2012

The Albuquerque Soaring Association announces:

Blue Skies Over New Mexico 2012
July 14-15, at Gardner Turfgrass Farm in Moriarty, New Mexico

Join us for 2 days of hand launch fun, food, and friends! Hotels are conveniently located nearby, and those wishing to camp at the field will have space available.

This is the second stop in the Blue Skies Hand Launch Glider Challenge.
Registration will open shortly, and more contest info will post soon.

Feel free to post questions, comments, and your interest to attend. Register online or by mail using the links below.

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Online Registration
Mail-In Registration and Printable Contest Information
Task List
Directions to Gardner Turfgrass Farm
Aerial Map with coordinates
2012 F3K Rules
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 01:10 PM
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Contest Series Dates and Locations

The entire 2012 Blue Skies Hand Launch Glider Challenge
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 01:11 PM
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Name....................RCGname...........Freq..ST ..Pd?
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Jon Finch................jfinch............2.4...UT..Y
Greg McGill..............glidermang........2.4...NM..Y
Aradhana Singh Khalsa....ASK...............2.4...NM..Y
Tom Martin...............Tmfury............2.4...NM..N
Gary Jensen..............gjensen...........2.4...CO..Y
Skyler Raver.............skylerraver.......2.4...NM..Y
Everest Sewell...........iwokeupwithgills..2.4...NM..N
Bruce Twining............Bruce T. .........2.4...NM..N
Mark Franzak.............buzzfly...........2.4...NM..Y
John Jonke...............gopherhunter......2.4...CO..Y
Kevin Hoyt...............parttimeflyer.....2.4...NM..N
Terry Pierce.............?.................2.4...NM..Y
Matthew Aurand...........closedloop........2.4...NM..Y
Donnie Langdon...........dbone.............2.4...AZ..Y
Frank Slaughter..........Frank S...........2.4...WY..Y
Philip Brister...........pocket rocket.....2.4...AZ..N
Russ Young...............isoarthenland.....2.4...UT..Y
Charlie Morris...........cptsnoopy.........2.4...AZ..Y
George Morris............rcgeorge..........2.4...AZ..Y
Rick Johnston............Rickj.1151........60....CA..Y
Tom Knudtson.............TomK..............17....CA..Y
Buzz Averill.............?.................2.4...NM..Y
Sam Pendleton............espe..............2.4...UT..Y
Adrian Dybwad............extremewing.......2.4...UT..Y
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 01:35 PM
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Hotels and Travel Information

There are several motels in the area. All are modest and inexpensive. Camping and RV'g at the field is permitted, with the facilities being the port-a-potty.
  • Comfort Inn 119 Route 66 E. (505-832-6666)
  • Lazy J 909 Highway 66 (505-832-6196)
  • Days Inn 1809 W. Route 66 (505-832-4451)
  • Motel 6 109 Route 66 E (505-832-6666)
  • EconoLodge 1316 Old Route 66 (505-832-4457)
  • Sunset Motel 501 E. Route 66 (505-832-4234)
  • Holiday Inn 1507 Route 66 (505-832-5000)
  • Super 8 1611 Central Ave. (505-832-6730)
Airport Pickup
We can usually arrange pickup and return to the airport. Please let us know if you need a ride, and we'll connect you with a local or another incoming pilot.
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 02:24 PM
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 03:16 PM
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I'm in. AMA #587981. Still flying 2.4, couple a' Blasters.

Yours, Greg
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 04:11 PM
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Old Apr 07, 2012, 05:10 PM
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Welcome aboard guys.

Terry P. is working on updating the online registration with all the info, and may have it up as early as Monday evening. There will also be mail-in registration available.

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Old Apr 07, 2012, 06:58 PM
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I will be there.

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Old Apr 08, 2012, 02:24 AM
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Old Apr 08, 2012, 08:05 AM
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Thanks Aradhana. Its on our schedule --- assuming I don't destroy my fleet in Denver.

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I'm in Aradhana!

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Old Apr 08, 2012, 11:28 AM
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Welcome Gary, Skyler, Everest, Bruce, and Mark.

Bruce: Ah the eternal optimism. Of course our fleets will be in perfect shape after we all fly magnificently at Blue Skies over Colorado. How could it be any other way?

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