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Apr 05, 2010, 01:25 PM
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Eric Wierman's 2010 Southern California Spring Invitational - F5B Competition


(some recent history below - sent out to the usual cast of comp pilots in early March - hope you enjoy)

ATTENTION SPECIAL GUEST - YOU ARE INVITED

Date: March 21, 2010
Location: San Diego, California
Time: 12:12 pm
Cost: $20.00
Lunch: included at no extra charge

F5B Invitational Rules:
-AMA license required.
-FAI F5B rules, modified/simplified;
--Run what you brung,
--Distance task: FAI rules
--Duration task: Not scored
--Landing task: Modified FAI rules for 5, 10 and 15 meter landing circles (30, 20, 10 points).
--after each flight, pilots scores will be posted on the Official Clip Board, located at the Base A Judge's stand.
--Competitor's best three flights of the day are totaled for pilot's combined score, ratified by Chuck Grim.
--First through Fourth place pilots will be awarded with the prestigious, highly coveted, often imitated- but never duplicated, priceless and unobtainable anywhere else in the Galaxy, not just any medal, but the "Eric Wierman's 2010 Southern California Spring Invitational - F5B Competition".
--Medal Ceremony to be conducted on or about 3:33 pm, presented by the "Trophy Girl" (Wierman Enterprises is currently screening candidates)
-- Medal winners agree not to sell, barter, auction, or exchange said medals, if won.

-As an added bonus, each pilot will do one extra "Freestyle" flight;
--Anything goes. One exception; no pit over flight.
--Scoring is 1 to 10 points, 10 being best.
--Scores are subjective, scored by peer pilots and willing others.
--Best total score wins the "Freestyle Award"


Good luck, God Speed, and thank you for listening.


Best Regards,

The kind folks at Wierman Enterprises...

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Apr 05, 2010, 01:40 PM
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Competitors will of course need a time machine to get to the posted contest date.
Apr 05, 2010, 01:58 PM
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True that!

I'm playing catch up here, but will try to post something chronologically.

Been busy the last few weeks, mostly work; but with the occassional, "Offsite Team Building Workshops" - that's what the tax guy calls it anyway.

So yes, to clarify, this event is history.
Last edited by epwierman; Apr 06, 2010 at 02:55 AM.
Apr 05, 2010, 02:06 PM
Is everyone from California?
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How come all the cool events are in Cali
Apr 05, 2010, 02:44 PM
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Eric, save some burnt controllers, you can give those as consolation prizes to the pilots who burn their planes in the line of duty...

Let me know how I can help (keg, cups, etc.)
Apr 05, 2010, 02:51 PM
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why are these guys so serious?


Apr 05, 2010, 02:55 PM
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no, really...


because the Fire Marshal walked right passed Jeff's "charging station", and didn't say a word..
Apr 05, 2010, 02:59 PM
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speed secrets, please don't tell the Germans


They (Damn Germans) already know about "speed jeans", but we have these!
Apr 05, 2010, 03:01 PM
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help




She's now "oriented".
Apr 05, 2010, 03:13 PM
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what happened to the landing circles?


these were suppposed to be 5/10/15 meter rings. 30 pts is gonna be rough today!
Apr 05, 2010, 05:01 PM
Why you swing so hard?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DaveSawers View Post
Competitors will of course need a time machine to get to the posted contest date.
Jump in the hot tub!

Juan
Apr 05, 2010, 05:50 PM
One Idiot is plenty...
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Eric,I all ways liked Your choice of planes and......socks.
You have got a good taste and change both frequently.

Yuri.
Apr 05, 2010, 07:27 PM
Caution:Makes sharp left turns
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A little late for April 1st, eh!? Or did the laptop fall into the time machine hot tub?
Apr 06, 2010, 12:00 AM
Boom goes the dynamite!
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Can we replay this contest this coming Sunday?? I'll be there... if I don't get food poisoning again


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