USA team trials for F3K (hand launched RC gliders) were held at the Academy of Model Aeronautics headquarters in Muncie, IN Sept 3-5, 2016. Top competitors from around the country met for 3 days of intense competition to determine who will represent the USA at the 2017 F3K World Championships to be held in Lviv, Ukraine, July 24 – 30, 2017. There they will participate in both individual and team competitions with more than 30 other countries. Congratulations to the top 3 finishers, and our new USA senior team. Good luck at the worlds, boys. Go USA!
1- Toby Herrera – Albuquerque, NM (first time team member)
2- Mike Maurer – Liberty, UT (first time team member)
3- George Morris – Eloy, AZ (3rd time team member – world individual silver medalist 2011, team bronze medalist 2013)
Fund raising efforts to support the team and their trip begin immediately. Please contact any team member or Colleen Pierce, FAI Team Coordinator – AMA, 5161 East Memorial Drive, Muncie, IN 47302 (765) 287-1256 [email protected]