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Forum: Soaring September 5th 18, 02:22 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 10
Views: 208
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Bill Gawthrop(F8)

"Bill Gawthrop (F8) died August 23rd at his home in Northern California.. Bill was an avid student, a generous teacher and a gracious competitor. Bill began his love affair with fight, flying hang...
Forum: Soaring August 19th 18, 08:18 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 235
Posted By [email protected]
Final Day Uvalde

2:15 report. A little later getting off than expected, but both classes are on Task A, 3 hrs. TATs. 15M Opened at 13:45, Opens at 14:15. We shall see if they hang around. Nice cu to the south as...
Forum: Soaring August 19th 18, 07:00 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 235
Posted By [email protected]
Final Day Uvalde

Final Day 15M/Open Class Nats: Mark Keene on todays weather. Cirrus to NW, sliding to SW. It could become in play later. Southern area for tasks. Thermals 3000/4000 feet at 1pm, but gets better...
Forum: Soaring August 19th 18, 04:57 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 0
Views: 105
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats Final day

Final Day 15M/Open Class Nats: Mark Keene on todays weather. This is wx. we’ve been waiting for, but cirrus to NW, sliding to SW. It could become in play later. Southern area for tasks. ...
Forum: Soaring August 18th 18, 08:57 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats, Uvalde, Contest Day 5

Task changes! 15M on task B, 3 hr. MAT. Gate opened at 14:51 Open Class on a 3.5 hr. MAT with the turnpoints indicated for their B task; gate opened at 14:10.
Forum: Soaring August 18th 18, 04:40 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats, Uvalde, Contest Day 5

Mark Keene: If you liked yesterday ,you’re going to love today. Winds less than 10 knot, but around this area will be slow, slight inversion. Once on course, on task, better conditions. No sea...
Forum: Soaring August 17th 18, 08:16 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats, Contest Day 4

Day 4 tasks changed to 3:30 for classes. The new task is now on the SSA tracker. 15M opened 13:35 and Opens at 14:05 Have a nice day.
Forum: Soaring August 17th 18, 04:31 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats, Contest Day 4

Am report: 15M/Open Class Nats, Day 4: Yesterday from Mark Keene: Shortened 15M thinking that they were later and conditions slow to start.

John Lubon,CD is back. Wx. similar to yesterday. ...
Forum: Soaring August 16th 18, 08:11 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nat's Uvalde, Contest Day 3

Small task change for 15M making their distance 279miles. 15M gate opened at 14:10-Opens at 13:31
Forum: Soaring August 16th 18, 04:59 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nat's Uvalde, Contest Day 3

15M/Open Class Nats., Uvalde, Tx. Interim CD, Mark Keene. "Yesterday’s thought that it would be a little bit better than it was and watching the tracker, especially 15M it looks like you were...
Forum: Soaring August 15th 18, 05:29 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 14
Views: 123
Posted By [email protected]
Uvalde Reports

5M/Open Class Nats., Uvalde, Tx.

Mark Keene sub. CD for John Lubon who had a family issue, but will return. Yesterday’s thinking was that the day would really be slow by 5:30, but the day...
Forum: Soaring August 5th 18, 09:26 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 0
Views: 81
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin, Sunday, Aug. 5 Rest Day-US Pilots

Celebrating 7 straight competition days in Hosin, CZ, the organizers declared today a rest from flying; no briefing, airfield obligations. The team's social media crew here in the US, especially...
Forum: Soaring July 31st 18, 10:55 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin-July 31-US Pilots (reports)

Captain’s report:
https://ussoaringteams.org/captains-report-day-3-july-31/

See pilot reports from 5E and ARC and video from Team PWR on our facebook...
Forum: Soaring July 29th 18, 02:46 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 95
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin-1st Contest Day 7/29-US Pilots

After awakening to overcast, the launches were delayed several times AND the tasks changed. The launches did begin 13:15 local with all classes assigned racing tasks of around 300km. US Pilots have...
Forum: Soaring July 28th 18, 02:48 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 95
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin-Pilot report from the training week-US Pilots

There is no flying today at the WGC Hosin as the Opening Ceremony will be held 4-6pm local. Enjoy the report from US 18M Pilot Bob Fletcher recapping this past week of preparation and...
Forum: Soaring July 26th 18, 10:42 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 140
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin-Captain's report July 26-US Pilots

Report and pictures from today's training day. Tomorrow (Friday) is the last practice day with the opening ceremony on...
Forum: Soaring July 25th 18, 10:52 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 0
Views: 125
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin-July 25 report-US Pilots

Captain Pete Alexander's report from the first official training day

https://ussoaringteams.org/captains-report-official-training-day-1-july-25/
Forum: Soaring July 23rd 18, 12:18 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 0
Views: 103
Posted By [email protected]
WGC Hosin, CZ-US Pilots

Unofficial training has begun at the WGC in Hosin, CZ. The “official training” dates are 7/25-7/27 with the Opening Ceremony on the 28th at 4-6pm local. Contest flying will commence the next...
Forum: Soaring June 4th 18, 05:14 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 7
Views: 153
Posted By [email protected]
Fly Nephi, Ut. in the Sports Class Nats 6//19-6/28-Back seatrides available

Hello folks, the rides offered by YO and 98 are daily. Of course, you may book multiple rides, but the price is per diem. Share the adventure and support the US Teams.
Forum: Soaring June 4th 18, 02:03 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 7
Views: 153
Posted By [email protected]
Fly Nephi, Ut. in the Sports Class Nats 6//19-6/28-Back seat rides available

"Fly with YO" Dave Nadler is offering back seat rides in his Arcus M during the competition to benefit the US Junior Soaring Team for a $300 minimum donation. Please contact Dave directly via email...
Forum: Soaring April 10th 18, 08:15 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By [email protected]
Region 5 North backseat rides with YO (Dave Nadler)

Region 5 North Contest is upon us: Come fly in Dave Nadler's back seat and support the US Teams with a $300 minimum donation. Dave Nadler (YO) Arcus ) Max passenger wt. 200lbs....
Forum: Soaring February 5th 18, 06:33 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 0
Views: 88
Posted By [email protected]
Come fly with DJ and YO at the Seniors!

Come fly in the back seat of Doug Jacobs in a DuoDiscus or Dave Nadler in his ArcusM during the Seniors National Championship at Seminole Lake Gliderport near Orlando, FL from 3/10 to 3/16 (Practice...
Forum: Soaring August 12th 17, 08:57 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 77
Posted By [email protected]
#JWGC Final Day - US Pilots

It's hot and humid with an approaching front for the final day. For the club class a 2 hour Area task has been called and the tracking site is:
http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
Forum: Soaring August 11th 17, 02:23 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By [email protected]
#JWGC August 11 US Pilots

Tasks in both classes have been cancelled. The forecast is that tomorrow, the last day, will be better. #jwgc2017
Forum: Soaring August 11th 17, 09:55 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By [email protected]
#JWGC August 11 US Pilots

2 hr. Area task for 8/11. Pilots awakened to fog and the forecast is for blue conditions. Task B is the same, but 1.30 hrs.
http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
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