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May 19, 2018, 06:38 PM
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South Bay Soaring Society May TD Contest


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

When: Sunday,May 27, 2018 (Rain Date:June 3 )

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: 4 (minimum)

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.
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May 28, 2018, 05:21 PM
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Results


Can't tell it from the normalized scores, but it was another windy, few thermals day. But we did get in 5 rounds.
The results:

OPEN EXPERT:
1. Rich Spicer
2. Tim Ellis
3. Bob Smith

RES EXPERT:
1. Bob Brown

RES SPORTSMAN:
1. Peter Rasmussen

Contest results and current season champ standings are appended.
May 29, 2018, 09:55 PM
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Results for May


Bob,
Richard Trask won the last round handly but both Richard and Mr. Spicer got a 1000 in the last round???
-tim
May 30, 2018, 08:52 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim.Ellis
Bob,
Richard Trask won the last round handly but both Richard and Mr. Spicer got a 1000 in the last round???
-tim
Different groups?
Dave
Jun 03, 2018, 04:09 PM
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Yup!


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