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Feb 19, 2018, 07:40 PM
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SBSS Feburary Club Contest

Looking forward to the monthly Club Contest on the 25th!

Rich and Don are bringing a winch/retreiver set. Bob S. is bringing a second set.

I'm guessing Bob D. will be the CD, maybe with GliderScore up and running?

Remember the new 10 AM start time, pilots meeting at 9:45. One trim flight per pilot before 9:45.
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Feb 20, 2018, 12:33 PM
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SBSS February Thermal Contest

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

When: Sunday, February 25, 2018 (Rain Date: March 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.


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 . 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 9:40
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.
Mar 02, 2018, 05:15 PM
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Results as follows:

1. Randy Everly
2. Tim Johnson
3. Don McCullough

1. Bob Brown

1. Peter Rasmussen

Complete results and Season Championship appended.
Mar 06, 2018, 10:10 AM
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It looks like there are some bugs in the least at the top from Feb. I had a higher raw score (3079 to 2961) than Tim but somehow Tim scored more percentage-wise in both the results for that contest (99.3 to 99.5) and in the season standings (99 to 100)?


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