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Old Jan 13, 2012, 12:05 AM
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2012 Montague GPS Race


Do we want to do this again ?
Last week in June and first week in July is out because of 18 meter Nationals.

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Old Jan 13, 2012, 01:45 AM
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I certainly want to do it again. That was the highlight of 2011 for me. (Apologies to JR Aero Tow, a very close second) I don't know where I am going to find the time off, though. I might have to see if I can take some unpaid leave, it would be worth it.

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Old Jan 16, 2012, 12:21 PM
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Dean, where are the 18 meter Nats. being held this year?
Old Jan 16, 2012, 12:26 PM
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Absolutely! This is the one event I'm looking forward to this year, Dean. How about in July or August?

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Old Jan 16, 2012, 12:34 PM
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I am with Rick. Just pick the date and I'll be there. I have an electric 1/3 scale Ventus now so maybe we can do an electric class with your other Antares. See my post in Scale Sailplanes for pictures.
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Old Jan 16, 2012, 03:36 PM
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Dennis,
18 meter/Std class Nationals at Montague this year. 6/24 , 6/25 practice. Race through 7/5.
Expect 40 + gliders.
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Old Jan 16, 2012, 03:44 PM
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Good for you.
Seems like we could run them together. In fullsize the flight ends when the motor is restarted, we could do the same, I think.
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Old Jan 17, 2012, 09:30 PM
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How does July 13, 14, 15 work.
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Old Jan 18, 2012, 02:40 AM
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July 13,14,15 works for me.
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Old Jan 18, 2012, 01:20 PM
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That date works for me, Dean. And even more important, it works for Karla. She really wants to go up there again. Thanks for doing this.

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Old Jan 19, 2012, 02:17 PM
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Those dates also work for me
Old Jan 19, 2012, 02:28 PM
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And maybe me too, I will theoretically be retired by then with nothing but time to do things like go fly with my friends!
Old Jan 19, 2012, 02:47 PM
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Amazing place to fly and the host is THE best!
Old Jan 19, 2012, 10:00 PM
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Hi All,
I have it in my schedule, I should have 3 tow planes for the event ( two for sure),
A teardrop trailer (for the towplanes) and a new tent (for me).
Very much looking forward to it
Scott
Old Jan 20, 2012, 03:04 AM
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Well Dean that is five confirmed (counting you). Is that enough to make it official?


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