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Old Mar 19, 2012, 11:21 AM
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Beat the Heat DLG Contest...May 19th,2012


Announcing ..Beat the Heat Dlg Contest... Saturday....May 19th,2012
-Location.................Sage field...............Northwest of Tucson
-Pilots meeting is at 7am
- 6 to 8 rounds depending on the level of heat exhaustion
-This is an AMA sanctioned contest,TS qualifier...AMA required!!!!
-F3K rules
-2.4 and only ODD 72 mhz frequencies are allowed at the Sage field
-$15 entry fee..sign up in this thread.........

This will already be our fifth season.. This is where it all started for the AZ gang.
Camping is allowed Friday and Saturday night. Field is open for Friday flying.
-Friday night barbecue..donations to help pay for the dinner are appreciated.
-Will provide breakfast snacks and water during the contest day Saturday.
-After the contest a bunch of us go over to the Sky Rider Restaurant for late lunch.
-Fly all you want on Sunday too..
This is a great contest for beginning pilots too...So if you want to get your teeth wet in a relaxed contest setting this is the one...Plus you will get the help of some of the best and nicest dlg pilots in America.

We appreciate your support and participation!
Contest is sponsored by Sage
CD.........David Rosenthal and John Armstrong
Official Scorekeeper.......Philip Brister...President of Sage
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 11:22 AM
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Pilot Roster:

.........Name..............................RC Groups Name...................Frequency

Greg McGill...............................Glidermang... .............................2.4................Ne w Mexico
David Rosenthal........................shhhhh!.......... ............................2.4.................Tu cson
George Morris............................Rcgeorge........ ...........................2.4.................Elo y
Daniel Estaban..........................Daniel E......................................2.4........ .........Agua Prieta,Mexico
Bob Parks..................................bbbp....... .....................................2.4.......... ......Phoenix
John Armstrong.........................proppyjon....... .............................2.4.................F lorence
Charles Morris...........................cptsnoopy........ ...........................2.4.................Cha ndler
Charles Martin...........................Bavarian Charles........................2.4................ ..Phoenix
Matthew Aurand.........................closedloop......... ..........................2.4.................New mexico
Everest Sewell...........................iwokeupwithgills. ........................2.4.............trout farm,New Mexico
Donnie Langdon.........................dbone............. .............................2.4.................. .Phoenix
Scott Todd..................................clearvisions cott............................2.4............... ....Phoenix
Lee Wolf......................................Rotorcyc le...................................2.4.......... .........Phoenix
Ray Kostuk...................................Kostuk... .....................................41........... .........Tucson
Philip Brister.................................pocketrock et................................11/2.4.............Patagonia,AZ
Mark Franzik.................................buzzfly... ......................................2.4......... ........New Mexico
Doug Montgomery........................Dougmontgomery.. ......................2.4.................Phoenix
Norm Carlson...............................Storm 51......................................2.4....... ..........Phoenix
Alan Chapman.............................Alan C............................................2.4.. ..............Phoenix.
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Rules and Tasks :
F3K tasks...........all of them

F3k rules.............
-Do Not fly over the No Fly Zone
-100 point penalty for hitting any cars/tents or human life forms
-clock stops when the plane comes to rest
-record the truncated time on the score sheet as shown by the stop watch.
a time of 2 minutes is recorded as 2:00. 2 seconds is 0:02...just writing down 2 is confusing
to the scorekeeper.
-launch and land within the launch box..it is a big box.
-pilot must be in the launch box when the plane comes to rest for a valid landing.
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 11:34 AM
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Dave:

Yeah, sure, I'll come.

I'm on 2.4, should still have both Blasters, AMA #587981.

I will probably be there Friday, and would sure appreciate taking lunch at the Airport with the rest of you.

Yours, Greg
Old Mar 19, 2012, 11:39 AM
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Excellent Greg..hopefully the rest of the guys from NM will make it too.
Old Mar 19, 2012, 12:41 PM
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 01:22 PM
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Thanks George!!
Old Mar 19, 2012, 01:38 PM
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I plan on being there. And hopefully with two Helios!
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 02:17 PM
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Alan.thanks for signing up...maybe I will have one too??
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Alan.thanks for signing up...maybe I will have one too??
That is what I am hoping for.
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 04:19 PM
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Thanks Tom..and please bring your fleet of Concepts..
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 05:33 PM
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Thanks Tim..and please bring your fleet of Concepts..
that's Tom not Tim............but I bet Tim wishes he had a fleet of Concepts too

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Old Mar 19, 2012, 06:10 PM
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No worries Dave , Tim is way better than what most people call me
Thanks for signin me up.
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