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F3A hall of fame

Old 10-25-2009, 02:44 PM
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I have compiled the following list for the top three contestants for all the F3A World Championships since the first one in 1960.
As there are many people in this forum that have a lot of interesting photos, films, plans etcetera related to the persons below, please post them here for all to see.

1960, Dubendorf/Switzerland: 1st Ed Kazmirski USA, 2nd Gustav Samann BRD, 3rd K.H. Stegmaier BRD
1962, Kenley/United Kingdom: 1st Tom Brett USA, 2nd Harry Brooks UK (tie for 1st place), 3rd Chris Olsen UK
1963, Genk/Belgium: 1st Ralph Brooke USA, 2nd Fritz Bosch BRD, 3rd Ed Kazmirski USA
1965, Ljunbyhed/Sweden: 1st Ralph Brooke USA, 2nd Chris Teuwen, BEL, 3rd Cliff Weirick USA
1967, Ajaccio/France: 1st Phil Kraft USA, 2nd Pierre Marrot FRA, 3rd Kurt Bauerheim BRD
1969, Bremen/Germany: 1st Bruno Giezendanner CH, 2nd Phil Kraft USA, 3rd Josef Wester BRD
1971, Doylestown/USA: 1st Bruno Giezendanner CH, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 3rd Phil Kraft USA
1973, Gorizia/Italy: 1st Tsugutaka Yoshioka JPN, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 3rd Hanno Prettner AUT
1975, Bern/Switzerland: 1st Wolfgang Matt, LIC 2nd Hanno Prettner AUT, 3rd Dave Brown USA
1977, Springfield/USA: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Dave Brown USA, 3rd Wolfgang Matt LIC
1979, Johannesburg/South Africa: 1st Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 2nd Dave Brown, 3rd Mark Radcliffe USA
1981, Acapulco/Mexico: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Dave Brown USA, 3rd Wolfgang Matt LIC
1983, Pensacola/USA: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Bertram Lossen, BRD, 3rd Dave Brown, USA
1985, Flevohof/Netherlands: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC 3rd Bertrand Lossen BRD
1987, Avignon/France: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 3rd Bertrand Lossen BRD
1989, Chesapeake/USA: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 3rd Ivan Kristensen, CAN
1991, Wangaratta/Australia: 1st Chip Hyde USA, 2nd Quique Somenzini ARG, 3rd Dave von Linsowe USA
1993, Nötsch/Austria: 1st Hanno Prettner AUT, 2nd Chip Hyde USA, 3rd Wolfgang Matt, LIC
1995, Kasaoka/Japan: 1st Giichi Naruke JPN, 2nd Wolfgang Matt, LIC, 3rd Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA
1997, Deblin/Poland: 1st Giichi Naruke JPN, 2nd Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 3rd Wolfgang Matt, LIC
1999, Pensacola/USA: 1st Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 2nd Giichi Naruke JPN, 3rd Chip Hyde USA
2001, Cork/Ireland: 1st Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 2nd Quique Somenzini ARG, 3rd Chip Hyde USA
2003, Deblin/Poland: 1st Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 2nd Quique Somenzini ARG, 3rd Cip Hyde USA
2005, St. Yan/France: 1st Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 2nd Tetsuo Onda JPN, 3rd Roland Matt LIC
2007, Sauce Viejo/Argentina: 1st Quique Somenzini USA, 2nd Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 3rd Tetsuo Onda JPN
2009, Pombal/Portugal: 1st Christophe Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 2nd Benoit Paysant-Le Roux FRA, 3rd Tetsuo Onda JPN
2011, Muncie/USA: Looking forward to this one :-)

Here are a couple of movies I have found on the internet:

[link=http://www.rchalloffame.org/Video/1962Internats/files/page324-movie-0.mp4]1962 Championships (mp4, 5 min.)[/link]
[link=http://www.rchalloffame.org/Video/1963Internats/files/page304-movie-0.mp4]1963 Championships pt. 1 (mp3, 15 min)[/link]
[link=http://www.rchalloffame.org/Video/1963Internats/files/page304-movie-1.mp4]1963 Championships pt. 2 (mp3, 15 min)[/link]
[link=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o0a-ghZArnk]1975 Championships, YouTube[/link]
Old 10-26-2009, 04:25 AM
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Default RE: F3A hall of fame

Red B,

Just to complement your listing, here is some more W/C info I compiled for the "Classic" period relevant to this forum. I lost interest when the big 120 four strokes appeared []

Ray
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