September 18, 2019

The contest scene

Midway through the season, gearing up for the European championships and getting the national teams together for next years World Champs: US Nationals:1. Jason Shulman2. Andrew Jesky3. Brett Wickizer Quiqe Somenzini will be allowed to compete as defending champion in the next WC. TDC F3A 2008, Romilly/France:1. Gerhard Mayr AUT2. Stephane Carrier FRA3. Philippe Marquet […]

Løten Cup

I came last in the Nordic class, which was no surprise since I have not practiced. But valuable lessons were learned, competing is the one thing that will teach you the most about what to improve about your flying and the model you use. I had a dead-stick on one round and lost a wheel […]

Quique wins WC!

Photo by Xavier Almeida, Ecuador Quique Somenzini (USA) wins first place in the F3A World Championships, followed by Christophe Paysant-LeRoux (FRA) and Tetsuo Onda (JPN)Sensationally it’s the first ever biplane F3A worlds victory and the world champ is still glow powered! The top three are all flying YS and OS fourstrokes, and believe it or […]