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2m PuRES Thermal 13 June 2021

Forecast was very much borderline but still 7 pilots turned out to fly. With some quite severe gusts coming through you had to judge the best point at which to launch. CD Paul Freeman called…

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2m E-Soaring 6 June 2021

For various reasons we were well down on numbers for this event and the forecast didn’t look overly promising. Still 4 people turned out to fly. The sky was all over the place, with blue…

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PuRES 2m Event 30 May 2021

The morning started clear and sunny, not a cloud in the sky though the south easterly wind was strong.  For a change there weren’t too many people at Mallusk so we were able to use…

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Open Electric Thermal Soaring: 2 May 2021

We’re back flying!! Great to be back flying competitive events after the NI Assembly reduced the restrictions on sport. We’d flown for a couple of Sundays for sport (and to get rid of rustiness!). This…

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100S Cup 11 October 2020

We’ve finally got to the last trophy event of 2020, which earlier in the year was looking highly improbable! Well done to our CD Paul Freeman for taking things forward and insisting we attempt events…

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Club Open Electric Thermal Event 27 September 2020

6 flyers turned out to take part on a chilly September morning, which rapidly warmed up as the sun came through. There was an almost imperceptible NW breeze blowing which stayed fairly constant through the…

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Club 2M Electric Champs 20 Sept 2020

Forecast was sunny, light winds, we were met with light winds and overcast (and decidedly chilly compared to previous days!).  Keith had damaged his Q12 prior to the event and was also a bit under…

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Club Open Thermal Cup 6 Sept 2020

The forecast was again on the ‘iffy’ side for this event, but still 7 pilots turned out to compete. On arrival the wind was fairly strong, gusting to mid teens from the NW. Winch lines…

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PuRES 30 Aug 2020

This class is proving to be extremely popular within the club and it was great to see Loudon Blair out with his model for this event. 8 Pilots turned out for this competition with Keith…

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100S Boyce Cup 16 Aug 2020

A poor forecast and a move within the field we use meant no one was too sure of the conditions for this event. Our CD decided to persevere and we all met up and set…

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