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John Gunn Open Invitional Stunt Contest ElDorado, AR May 5-6, 2018

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John Gunn Open Invitional Stunt Contest ElDorado, AR May 5-6, 2018

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Default John Gunn Open Invitional Stunt Contest ElDorado, AR May 5-6, 2018


May 5-6, 2018

AMA Sanctioned Event #18/350

Unlimited Profile (BIAE) – No appearance points.
Classic (OPEN) – Appearance points
War Bird (OPEN) – Appearance points

Precision Aerobatics (BIAE)
Appearance points (ARFs 0-10 points) (ARCs or modified ARFs 5-15 points)

Marvin Denny Rule for ARF's & ARC's appearance points.

WARBIRD STUNT - Rules and guidelines as follows:
o Warbirds must be readily recognizable for the airplane they represent.
o Modified nonmilitary aircraft made to loosely resemble military aircraft will not be allowed (i.e., modified, Twister, Veco Chief, Ring Master, etc.)
o May be constructed of profile or Built-up fuses.
o Aircraft must have military finishes, or finishes that depict their mission. No air-racing finishes, or fancy air show paint schemes allowed. Paint schemes of military demonstration aircraft will be allowed.
o Appearance points will be awarded if pilot is the builder.
o Contestants will fly the modern stunt pattern.
o This will be an open event - no skill classes.
o There will be an award for the BEST WARBIRD- Based on the likeness to the aircraft it represents, and fit/finish. Contestant must be the BOM. The pilots will decide the winner.
o Stunt Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
o The purpose of the event is to have aircraft that represent the military theme for the sake of honoring the men who flew them, the hard working men who maintained them, the men who designed them, and the men and women who built them.

$15 first event, $5 additional event
Asphalt and grass circles
Awards, raffle prizes, Pilots Choice Awards
Pilots Meeting at 9 AM
Concessions available
Field open on Friday
Open Invitation

Motels within 2 miles of field:
Hampton Inn 870-862-1800
Holiday Inn Express 870-881-8900
La Quinta Inn 870-863-6677
Comfort Suites 870-863-4300
Super 8 870-862-1000 ** LOWER RATES-NICE
Econo Lodge 870-862-5191

If you are unable to book your room through the motel websites, call the motels directly. The different websites show no vacancies because the rooms have been blocked off for contractor use. However, at this time, motels have openings for the weekends- Fri. afternoons thru Sun- specifically May 5th-May 7th rooms should be available if you call the motel desk.

Sponsored: Model Aviators of South Arkansas (AMA #3185)

CD: Jason Cunningham (870-814-6005) [email protected]
CD: Doug Patterson (225-270-2181) [email protected]
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Old 05-20-2018, 01:25 PM
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Here are the Results: John Gunn Open Invitational Control Line Contest May 5-6, 2018
Contest Directors: Doug Patterson and Jason Cunningham
Judges: Doug Patterson, Jason Cunningham, Jason Greer, Joe Bowman and Terry Tucker
AMA Sanction #18/350 Kenneth Makepeace Field 736 Industrial Rd El Dorado, AR

Saturday Profile Results: Beginner
1st Jame Holford 228

Profile Intermediate Results:
1st Mike Makepeace 395
2nd Courtney Tanner 381

Profile Advance Results:
1st Mark Troutman 492
2nd Dan Berry 483
3rd John Blanchard 456.5

Profile Expert Results:
1st Joe Gilbert 565.5
2nd Perry Rose 545
3rd Don Cranfill 538

Classic Results:
1st Don Cranfill 562.5
2nd Perry Rose 531.5
3rd Phil Nichols 519

WarBird Results:
1st Joe Gilbert 576.5
2nd Don Cranfill 565.5
3rd Perry Rose 548

Sunday Precision Aerobatic Results: Beginner
1st James Holford 275

PA Intermediate Results:
1st Mike Makepeace 498.5
2nd Courtney Tanner 487.5
3rd Ty Marcucci 460

PA Advance Results:
1st Mark Troutman 560
2nd Dan Berry 549
3rd Jim Svitko 523.5

PA Expert Results:
1st Matt Colan 602.5
2nd Don Cranfill 596
3rd Joe Gilbert 572.5

Pilot Choice Awards: Profile/Warbird, Classic, and PA won by (Mark Troutman)
Top Gun Award winner (Mark Troutman)

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