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Old Jan 20, 2011, 04:24 PM
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Pacific NW Hand Launch Contests 2011


Hopefully this thread can be a gathering place for 2011 HLG action in the Pacific NW...

Here's what I've got from Portland, Olympia, B.C. and Seattle:

Dates Description Location Time
Jan 22 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 11:00 AM
March 19 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
March 27 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 12 Noon
April 16 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
April 23 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 9:30 AM
May 14 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
May 28 BC HLG Mission, BC 9:00AM
May 29 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 9:30 AM
June 11 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
June 11 Salem HLG Kuenzi Sod Farm, Salem OR 10:30 AM
June 25 PSSF HLG Olympia, WA 9:00 AM
June 25-26 BC HLG Mission, BC 9:00 AM
July 16 PSSF HLG Olympia, WA 9:00 AM
July 23 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 9:00 AM
Aug 13-14 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
Aug 20 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 9:30 AM
Sept 10 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
Sept 17 BC HLG Mission, BC 9:00 AM
Oct 8 SASS HLG Carnation, WA 9:00 AM
Oct 9 PASS HLG Molalla River State Park, Canby OR 9:30 AM


SASS - Seattle, WA - Website: http://www.seattleareasoaringsociety.com/
PASS - Portland, OR - Website: http://www.passoaring.us/
PSSF - Olympia, WA - Website: http://www.pugetsoundsilentflyers.org/PSSF/Welcome.html
BC HLG - Mission BC - Website: http://www.northwestsoaringsociety.o...es2011 HLG.pdf
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Old Jan 20, 2011, 04:56 PM
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Old Jan 20, 2011, 05:04 PM
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Seattle HLG Dates


I've just gotten approval from the Seattle Area Soaring Society board for the BIG Seattle 2-Day Tom Evans Memorial... The big weekend will be:

August 13-14

The contest will be at our beautiful flying field at Carnation Farm in Carnation, WA.

http://www.seattleareasoaringsociety...list&Itemid=62

More details to follow...
http://www.seattleareasoaringsociety.com

We've got additional contests in Seattle scheduled throughout the spring an summer... Everyone with AMA (and MAAC of course) is welcome! Mark them on your calendar and pay attention to this thread and the SASS webpage for updated info...

March 19
April 16
May 14
June 11
August 13-14
September 10
October 8

9am pilots meeting.

http://www.seattleareasoaringsociety.com

RED
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Old Jan 20, 2011, 05:46 PM
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Would it be possible to do a list of all the contests by club/area in the first post so it is easy to reference?
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Old Jan 20, 2011, 05:47 PM
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March 19th may be the only contest in the NW i will be able to attend before I leave (there is a small chance i'll still be here and have gliders for the April contest). Come out, fly and wish me luck on my new journey!

Of course you may also fly with me at be contests around the country

James
Old Jan 20, 2011, 05:57 PM
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Looking forward to this season. Trying to put a second DLG together for backup. Just remembering my last season success and crashes; anyone have a wing and/or fuse they wish to sell?
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Old Jan 20, 2011, 06:56 PM
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Calling All NW HLG Contests


Good idea Thomas...

Everyone in the NW, please send your dates to me and I'll put them in the first message!
Old Jan 20, 2011, 11:27 PM
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im calling all nw handlaunch pilots to register for the ihlgf......
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Old Jan 21, 2011, 11:13 AM
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I have been looking for this post


Sweet. Thanks Red. I have been looking for the calendar so I can be making plans for trips to the west side this year. Looking forward to flying again.

Ben
Old Jan 21, 2011, 06:50 PM
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Excellent idea for a thread!

I'm in the process of building my first ever DLG now so Im very interested in attending any up-coming events I can.

You folks can find the AMA District XI R/C Event Schedule on the Marimor clubs web site:

http://www.mar-c.org/sites/default/f...20Schedule.pdf

Im surprised that none of the above events are listed there. Are these non-sanctioned events or just not listed?
Old Jan 21, 2011, 06:59 PM
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Thanks RED, I'll let you know as well once I know the dates for any BC contests.
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Old Jan 21, 2011, 07:13 PM
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Some of our PASS contests are to be sanctioned... I don't believe that the sanction forms have been mailed.

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Old Jan 21, 2011, 08:27 PM
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Thanks Adam for posting these.

We will have AMA sanction for the Oly Contests and some nice improvements at the field that should be nice for HLG.

Build, build, build you guys. We should have a fun season.

James, you better schedule some return visits to the Northwest
Old Jan 21, 2011, 09:06 PM
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Hey Adam,

I plan to come to all the Carnation contests, even though I probably won't make all of them.

Joseph


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