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Sep 02, 2014, 11:24 PM
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FSS #5, October 11th & 12th, 2014, San Felasco State Park , Alachua , Florida




Contest Format:Mixed- Unlimited Thermal Duration Soaring / ALES

Schedule:
Saturday, the pilot's meeting will be held at 9:45 and the contest will begin at 10:00. Sunday, the pilot's meeting will be held at 8:45 and the contest will begin at 9:00.

Friday Night: Anyone arriving early Friday night is welcome to come over to my house. (1619 nw 12th street Gainesville, FL 32609) We will gather here and go out for dinner around 8:30-9:00. I will post where we are going (probably Satchels Pizza)for any late arrivals.


Saturday Night
I am hosting a Party at my house Saturday night, everyone is invited. Details will be available at the pilot's meeting.

Field Address: State Park Gate at south end of Progress Blvd, Alachua, FL

Directions to the park north entrance, which includes the pavilion, bicycle trailhead, horse trailhead, and glider field. 13201 Progress Blvd, Alachua, Florida 32615


 From Gainesville: Drive north on 441 (can be accessed from NW 43rd St). Turn left on Progress Blvd and drive 0.7 miles to the park entrance. Note that the road changes from pavement to gravel a quarter mile before the entrance.

 From Alachua: From I-75, exit onto 441S (exit 399) and drive 2.8 miles south (through the city of Alachua). Turn right on Progress Blvd and proceed as above.

The Map below terminates where Progress Blvd turns to dirt. Just follow the dirt road straight ahead and continue through a tree line onto the field. Park entry fee is included in the registration.

- Jeff
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Sep 26, 2014, 07:23 PM
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Any body coming? Got the sanction today. Last year's get togather at Jeff's was really nice. Flying at San Felasco is always good

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Sep 29, 2014, 11:19 AM
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I'll be there, looking forward to it! Be coming up with Paul
Sep 29, 2014, 12:23 PM
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Who's coming?


1-Jamie Mercado
2-Paul Mittendorff
3-Raed Elazzawi
Sep 30, 2014, 08:24 PM
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I'm planning on both days. John K
Oct 01, 2014, 10:10 AM
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1-Jamie Mercado
2-Paul Mittendorff
3-Raed Elazzawi
4-Jody Miller
5-Jeff Duval
6-Dave Forbes
Oct 01, 2014, 11:24 AM
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1-Jamie Mercado
2-Paul Mittendorff
3-Raed Elazzawi
4-Jody Miller
5-Jeff DuVal
6-Dave Forbes
7-Dillan Graves
8-John Graves
9-John Kennedy
Oct 01, 2014, 01:16 PM
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My spare bedroom (queen and a single) is up for grabs. It's a game weekend so could be harder than usual to find a motel.

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Oct 04, 2014, 11:58 AM
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If anybody is interested I've got this Omega for sale.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...2#post29602940
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Oct 06, 2014, 10:28 AM
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I'll be there. Ben
Oct 06, 2014, 07:37 PM
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Ben, look forward to meeting you.

Long range forecast is looking good

http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick...=3&AheadDay=96

Subject to change of course

Grass is not too high, we should be able to launch from the road, maybe toward the other end on Sunday.

Dave

PS, Omega has a new home in NJ
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Oct 09, 2014, 10:46 PM
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Ok, I mowed the field !
Oct 09, 2014, 10:59 PM
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Here is directions to my house for dinner Saturday night.

-Jeff
Oct 09, 2014, 11:08 PM
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Hello Everyone

If you are arriving Friday night feel free to stop by My house for a beverage.
We are planning to hang out here until 8:30-9:00 and then go out for pizza.

Satchels Pizza 1800 NE 23rd ave 32609 Gainesville Florida

Please join us.

Here is my phone # 352-213-6529 in case you want to coordinate.

-Jeff
Oct 10, 2014, 08:27 PM
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1-Jamie Mercado
2-Paul Mittendorff
3-Raed Elazzawi
4-Jody Miller
5-Jeff DuVal
6-Dave Forbes
7-Dillon Graves
8-John Graves
9-John Kennedy
10- Ben
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