Kick off your shoes and fly on the close cut bermuda tiff grass.... come on now, sign up!

Kick off your shoes and fly on the close cut bermuda tiff grass.... come on now, sign up!

 

 

Welcome to the 2018 TNT

October 19,20,21 Briggance Sod Farm, Greenville, TX

 

Expect to be directed to a specific parking area based on field conditions. You, or any visitors, will not  likely be able to see the flying area from the highway.


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Pay at the field cash or check payable to "Soaring League of North Texas"

Fee's

                                                                                                     $10 - Hand Launch only 

                                                                                                     $0 - F3RES

                         $10 - RES only               

                         $20 - Open Day (any 1)   

                         $30 - Open Both Days 

                         $50 - All Events               


Format

Hand Launch - Man on man scramble. Measured upstarts (5 lbs tension, same length) group launch. Last down wins. Trophies (1-3), ties resolved by short flight and landing

F3RES - Our first time with this format, this is a fun fly for those interested in this new class.  Class rules here...mostly followed. details in the pilot meeting. Measured bungee launch

RESOpen Winch Thermal Duration. All rounds will be weighted to 1,000 pts. + Landing. Modified runway landing task. Trophy (1-3), ties will be broken with a short flight and landing

Unlimited - Open winch, 10 min task, one hour round with an interesting landing task. Simple score,  10 min = 1000 pts plus up to 100 points for landing. Trophy (1-3), ties will be broken with a short flight and landing. Overall TNT Champion Trophy (1) for combined unlimited events


Contest schedule, subject to change

Friday, October 19th

Class A Man on Man Scramble

CD: Tim Bennett 

7:00 | 8:00                 Field Setup

8:30 | 9:00                   Check in

9:00                  Pilot's Meeting

9:30 |11:00                    Contest

11:15                     Awards


F3RES

                                                                                                     CD: Dan Ahearn

                                                                  11:45 | 12:00                   Check in

                                                                12:00                    Pilot Meeting

                                                                 12:30 | 2:00                     F3RES Contest

                                                                  2:00 | 2:15                       Pilot's Meeting



RES

CD: Jack Womack

2:00 |2:15                  Check in

2:15               Pilot’s meeting

2:30 |  4:30                Contest

4:45 | 5:00                Awards

5:00 | 5:30                 Field Tear Down


Saturday October 20th

Unlimited

CD: Dan Ahearn

7:00 | 8:00                  Field Setup

7:30 | 8:30 am             Check in

8:45 | 9:15 am              Pilot’s Meeting

9:30 | 4:00 pm             Contest

4:00                    Awards

4:15 | 5:00                      Field Tear down


Sunday October 21st

Unlimited

CD: Dan Ahearn

7:00 |  8:00                 Field Setup

 8:00 | 8:30                  Check in

 8:45                 Pilot’s Meeting

 9:30 | 3:00                  Contest

 3:00 | 3:15                    Awards

3:15 | 4:00                    Field Tear Down