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Jan 18, 2020, 07:16 AM
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F5J Knoxville TN


House Mountain RC will be hosting an F5J Tour event May 16th and 17th. Our field is located in Corryton, TN approximately 25 minutes Northeast of downtown Knoxville. Additional field details can be found on our website www.housemountainrc.com

The contest will be run in accordance with the 2020 F5J Tour rules.

Lunch will be served both days.

Additional details to follow.

For any follow-up or questions please feel free to contact me.

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Jan 20, 2020, 09:31 PM
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We have a GREAT field, tons of open spaces to fly, and of course lots of lift.
Please join us for our inaugural event.
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Jan 20, 2020, 11:00 PM
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Iím in.

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Jan 21, 2020, 09:35 AM
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Planning to attend!
Jan 21, 2020, 09:36 AM
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I'm pretty sure Rich,Ben and Frank are coming .
Is there a sign up sheet some were?
Jan 21, 2020, 05:10 PM
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The field looks like a great location for F5J
House Mountain RC Aerial Tour. (4 min 36 sec)

Planning to go.
Jan 21, 2020, 06:26 PM
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F5J Knoxville-Update


Registration is now open at www.F3Xevents.com

This is an F5J USA Tour event and will be conducted in accordance
with USA F5JTour rules and guidelines, and FAI F5J rules.

Each model flown must be equipped with an approved F5J limiter as per the F5J USA website

Per USA Tour rules motor restarts will be allowed but will result in a zero flight.

Camping is allowed on the field!

Field open for fun flying and warm-ups on Friday, May 15th at 9:00 AM

F5J tasks on Saturday and Sunday, May 16-17, 2020, scored as one continuous event

Expert and Novice classes, awards for 1-3 places in Expert and 1st in Novice

Entry fee $45 for Seniors, Juniors are free

Lunch will be served both days

Pilots meeting 8:30am Saturday, 8:00am Sunday

Last round starts no later than 2:00pm on Sunday

The field will be open for practice on Friday May 15th
Jan 22, 2020, 09:55 AM
Jeff Carr
I should be there. 5 days before Midsouth Soaring 2020

Jeff
Jan 22, 2020, 11:51 AM
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Jim,

Will there be fly-offs and if so, will regulation round totals carry over or is this TBD?

Thanks!

Dave R.
Jan 22, 2020, 05:49 PM
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Do you have an address for the field, to use in my GPS??
like to look around, see what hotels are near...
Pete
Jan 22, 2020, 08:13 PM
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Pete,
Here is the address of the field:

8621 Washington Pike, Corryton, TN 37721

It is generally located in the north east area of metro Knoxville TN.

Google Maps:

https://www.google.com/maps/search/H...4!2d36.1259833
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Jan 23, 2020, 01:11 AM
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F5J Knoxville-Flyoffs?


Yes there will be flyoffs as long as we meet the minimum 8 round requirement

Jim
Feb 19, 2020, 01:07 PM
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Dang! I'll be traveling back from Joe Nall.
Feb 22, 2020, 07:26 AM
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I feel your pain Jason. I'll be driving back from the Midwest Slope Challenge that weekend. Otherwise I would sign up for the event.
Duane
Feb 22, 2020, 11:28 AM
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Hi guys,

Looks like an exciting event coming up. Since a question came up earlier I wanted to clarify the min. # of qualifying rounds in terms of both FAI F5J and F5J USA Tour rules. The answer is 4 rounds, minimum. Any pilot who flies fewer than 4 qualifying rounds cannot have their scores submitted as Tour scores. (references: FAI 5.5.11.5.1 (a) and Tour Qualifying Events rule 9 ).

Fly-offs are at the option of the CD as long as it is announced before the contest starts.

Thanks and have a great contest!
Chris
www.f5j-usa.com


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