DAY ONE - Waiting: pilot Martin Drewitt, Dave Rumble and Mark Abbotts
Mike Evans on launch duty for Mark Treble
Neil with Taranis transmitter
Mark Abbotts had a slow start on Day One.
Roger Hilman with gorgeous Multiplex Royal SX. It was his first comp, flew his Caldera nicely
Graeme Mahoney, Tony Livingstone and Neil Rogers
Meanwhile, back in the pits... Bob and Matt How with Matt's Needle
Jack Cubitt entered along with dad Joe
John Treble's wing foretold the conditions perfectly! See you at the next one.
Ian Falconer with Crossfire 2
Joe flew Willow 2 and McMeekin Falcon. Finished tenth.
Matt How with his Needle - another Taranis user.
Busy day? Gromit aka. Stuart Wallace organised, CD'd and still found time to place seventh!
Twenty bits of fast plastic.... their pilots... and a flag...
DAY TWO: Pilots' briefing
Looking SW along the ridge
Phil Taylor with his Ceres. Placed 15th.
Graeme Mahoney coaxes his Pitbull past the centre
Lighting up time for Phil's Ceres
Mick Walsh's flying his Crossover - the nosecone didn't fall off this time!
Matt How plots his landing
Mark Abbotts waits for the previous pilot to clear the course. He picked up a few places on Sunday to finish ninth.
Dave Rumble launches for Mick Walsh
Radical exit for Tom
Mark's Toxic was all sweetness, took him to second place
Abbo on launch duty