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Nov 20, 2020, 08:20 PM
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2 Weeks to Go!


We will be kicking off the 2021 season very soon!
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Nov 23, 2020, 04:31 PM
Lover of fast slope gliders!
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Jr and I are signed up!!

Steve Sr.
Nov 23, 2020, 10:21 PM
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Excellent! We are up to 20 pilots now.
Nov 25, 2020, 02:03 AM
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The 2020 Top 10 award plaques were delivered today--they look great. Will be bringing them down with me. I'm planning to arrive on Thurs. Looking forward to flying and especially having some of that legendary gourmet Mexican catered food. Can't wait.

Chris
Nov 28, 2020, 05:28 PM
Capn Bob
Well already registered so getting close. Driving from Dallas area and not stopping in New Mexico so hopefully will still be covid free by the time I get there. Pretty new to F5j and looking for someone to team up with for a timer and advice. Will bring shade and extra chairs if anyone wants to share. Probably will stay at the Holiday Inn and plan on arriving Thursday and flying on Friday if anyone needs a ride from the airport give me a call.
Bob Edson 423 313 0511
Nov 28, 2020, 08:28 PM
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Bob, glad you can make the trip out from Texas! -Randy
Nov 29, 2020, 10:02 PM
the icbm of pilots
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Sorry guys but I'm going to back out from this one.
Nov 30, 2020, 12:10 AM
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Sorry to hear that, Skyler. Hope to see you in a contest in the near future.
Dec 01, 2020, 04:13 PM
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23 pilots and 2 more days to register. The weather forecast is looking great and has been improving as we get closer to the date.

Now is the time to get your registration in! Thursday is your last chance.

-Randy
Dec 01, 2020, 07:05 PM
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Signed sealed, and paid. Beware the slope racers cometh.
Dec 01, 2020, 08:23 PM
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Excellent!
Dec 01, 2020, 08:50 PM
Capn Bob

Field Friday


What time will the field be open for flying Friday? Will there be someone there early to show where to set up and fly or can we just follow the map around the farm and set up where it is noted?
Dec 01, 2020, 10:21 PM
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Friday Arrival/Practice: Time and Location


We will have EVEF people there by 8:45AM on Friday, so plan to arrive around that time. I will bring everything needed for pilot sign-in so we can get most of that out of the way.

NOTE: We will be posting a new parking map by EOD Wednesday given the contest will be held on southwest quadrant of the grass this year. This is the quadrant at the entrance that we've never flown on before. We will need to take care to stay out of the way of the sod farm employees on Friday given we are closer to their buildings and equipment.

-Randy
Dec 03, 2020, 12:57 AM
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Entrance to Field and Parking


See attached image for entrance to the turf farm and locations for parking and canopies. Parking area is for both regular vehicles and RVs.

We will get this updated onto the first post, also. Let me know if you have any questions.

-Randy
Dec 03, 2020, 04:34 AM
Capn Bob

Extra stuff


I'm on the way see you all Friday morning. I am driving in and have some extra chairs and canopy space if anyone wants to share, catch up with me at the big blue Dodge pickup from Texas


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