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Jan 02, 2011, 01:10 PM
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Las Vegas Electric Sailplane (F5J) Event

In Sponsorship of UNLV & Star Nursery Field. We are having our first Electric Sailplane contest (F5J) On March 5th & 6th of 2011.

Everyone is invited to join in the FUN! There's is no contest fee! We will be awarding 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies for all of our winners. Bring whatever electric sailplane you have and compete. We are planning a series of Events for this year and next year as well. Our first contest will be March 5th and 6th 2011 with three more to follow.The second will be the last weekend in May or the first weekend in June. This date is still up in the air, but no worry! The third will be the first weekend of September 2011.
Our fourth contest will be held the first weekend of December 2011. This will be our (World Cup Series) (top ten scorers from the last three previous contests). The last 3 dates are not set yet, subject to change slightly with notice to public!

Restroom Accommodations. Near by Shopping, Variety of Restaurants!
Simple rules, lots of fun!

F5J rules slightly modified for simplicity and enhanced competitive
enjoyment. Here's a link to F5J rules:

See short video of Star Nursery Field. (Field Size: 1450' x 500').

For everyone who wants to see a F5J contest, here's a good video! Enjoy.
F5J final (4 min 46 sec)

For everyone enjoyment, please watch this video of the Hyper AvA!

* Note: All pilots will be required to show proof of AMA membership!
* Note: All pilots must use 2.4G radios to fly in our Star Nursery Field!
* Note: All pilots are required to bring their own stop watch for scoring! A MUST!

Practice time: starting @ 7:00Am to 9:00AM March 5th.
Pilots meeting starting @ 9:15 AM
Contest starts @ 10:00AM
Location: Star Nursery Field/SamBoyd, 7000 E. Russell Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89122

Randy Woodbridge (Contest Coordinator)
Contact Info:
[email protected]
Last edited by Randy Woodbridge; Jan 12, 2011 at 06:19 PM.
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