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North Central Pylon first 426 race of 2012

Old 05-07-2012, 01:45 PM
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Default North Central Pylon first 426 race of 2012

North Central Pylon Leagues first 426 race of eight will be May 19 at Minnesota Valley RC, Shakopee, MN.

Race is sponsored by Ritch’s Brew Fuel.

All are races are AMA rules. Just basic, Pylon Judges but no timers or cut board.

Registration closes a 9:30. Racing starts at 10.30. We race 6 heats.
CD is Randy Etken 952-445-8652 or email questions to [email protected].

Come join us for some fun racing and stay an extra couple days.
From Minnesota Valley field;
Across the street Valley Fair Amusement Park.
½ mile, Canterbury Park, Horse racing and largest poker room in Midwest.
5 miles, 8th largest Casino in the world Mystic Lake.
15 miles, Largest shopping center in US, Mall of America.
Old 05-21-2012, 08:03 AM
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Default RE: North Central Pylon first 426 race of 2012

15 pilots showed up to race 426 but one had tank problems and left. Day was 80 degrees with a 24 mph wind gusting to 35 out of the south. A few planes were lost or damaged because of the gusting winds but only one midair. We got in 6 rounds and had brats and Rolling Rock and smart talk after the race.
1st A.J. Hemken
2nd Pat Galarneault
3rd Ron Gage
4th Don Luce
R-200 plane took first 5 places.

Come join us for our next 426 race, June 9th at Grassfield RC Club.

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Old 05-21-2012, 08:22 AM
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Yep, that's like 4 years in a row I've had a mid-air at your race.. Luckily the plane flew like ***** so it wasn't a huge loss..

Maybe next year I'll cook the brats and guard the beer instead
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Maybe next year I'll cook the brats and guard the beer instead
Having Lee guard the beer is like having the fox guard the henhouse!
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Just make sure he leaves the "mold modifier" at home if he does guard the refreshments!!
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No worries Scott, I leave that in the car

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