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Jan 15, 2018, 03:05 PM
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South Bay Soaring Society January Thermal Contest


WHAT: South Bay Soaring Society January Thermal Contest [ NOTE CHANGES]

When: Sunday, January 28, 2018 (Rain Date: Feb. 4)

WHERE: Brigantino Field, Hollister, CA

Pilots meeting is 9:45, so we are going to be starting to set up by 8:30.

First Flight: 10:00 am

NOTE: If you need transportation to the back of the field where we will be flying, please let us know since only 4 vehicles are permitted inside the fence. We will try provide a shuttle, if needed.

ROUNDS: 5

CLASSES: OPEN (expert (e), sportsman (s), fledgling (f))

RES (e,s,f)

Nostalgia/Nostalgia Like (e.g. Vista) limited to 3 functions

Electric Thermal Duration (ETD)

COST: $10.00 per class (correct change appreciated)

For LSF compatibility: All pilots will fly the same tasks (5, 8, 10, 10, 8) in order. Pilots will be broken into groups without regard for class. Each group will fly MoM style. We will use a fly one-time one mode of operation.

NOTES: Pre-flights 1 per pilot. No pre-flights after 9:45
Popoffs: experts 0, sportsman 1, novice unlimited
Winch malfunction and pop off - pilot must declare within 30 sec, if they will continue the flight or land. Landings must be done within
1 min.

DIRECTIONS: Take 101 south past Gilroy to Hwy 156. Take 156 East toward Hollister. When 156 turns Northward, follow signs toward Hollister (right turn). Field is on the right about 1 mile further on on the right OR Take Hwy 25 (south of Gilroy) to Hwy 156 - turn right. At next stop light tun left. Field is about 1 mi. on right.

From Central Valley: Off I-5,take Hwy 152 west. At Casa de Fruita bear left onto Hwy 156, cross Hwy 25(stop light). At next stop light, turn left. Field is about 1 mi. on right.
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Jan 18, 2018, 05:10 PM
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Telemetry


Left out something.

NOTE: Only telemetry allowed: Battery and/or signal strength.
Jan 27, 2018, 10:59 PM
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Is the contest still on?
Brian
Jan 28, 2018, 08:57 AM
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Contest 1-28-18


Contest is on for today 10AM!
Jan 28, 2018, 09:01 AM
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Thanks!

Brian
Feb 04, 2018, 04:18 PM
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Results


The results of the contest were:
OPEN EXPERT:
1. Rick Johnston
2. Tim Johnston
3. Rich Spicer

RES EXPERT:
1. Bob Brown

ELECTRIC THERMAL DURATION:
1. Tim Johnson
2. Brian Chan

The season champion standings as well as the contest scores are appended.
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