19th ANNUAL COLUMBUS IMAC CHALLENGE
May 29-30, 2021
Hosted by: Westerville Model Aeronautics Association (www.wmaa-wags.org)
We have a beautiful flying site with 1000ft. x 150 ft. well groomed smooth grass runway with no obstructions. This is a great event for pilots wanting to try IMAC for the first time. Several experienced IMAC competitors will be available to provide training and flying tips for anyone that is interested in learning how to improve their precision aerobatic flying.
We will be flying the ALTERNATE SEQUENCES due to no overfly over the dam.
NOTE: No food or drink will be provided by the club for this event due to Covid safety concerns. All competitors and families are asked to bring their own food and drink to the event (you are expected to be self sufficient during the contest day).
Entry Fee: $50 ($20 IMAC member discount = $30)
Novice Class on Saturday – FREE Entry
All pilots must be a member of the AMA
Friday after 1pm – Field open for practice
8am Registration Opens
8:45am Pilots Meeting
9:00am Flying starts – 4 rounds of Known sequences (weather permitting)
8:45am Pilots Meeting
9am Flying starts – 1 round of unknowns, 1 round of knowns
Note: If the total number of contest entries is small, this contest will be run as a 1 day contest on Saturday. If that happens, we will fly 2 rounds of knowns, 1 round of unknowns, and then another round of knowns on Saturday. The unknowns would be handed out when flying begins on Saturday. If we have a large turnout, the contest will be run as a traditional 2 day event.
Directions: WMAA Club Field located at the base of Alum Creek Lake Dam. Field is located approximately 15 miles north of downtown Columbus, OH.
Detailed Map: www.wmaa-wags.org
Camping at the club field: We have been granted a special exception to allow RVs/coaches/campers to stay at the field only on Friday and Saturday night of the contest. Airplane trailers can be left at the field overnight (at your own risk).
MOTELS (within 3 miles of the flying field)
Cambria Hotel and Suites Columbus-Polaris
Comfort Inn North-Polaris
Extended Stay America Columbus-Polaris
Fairfield Inn and Suites Columbus-Polaris
Four Points by Sheraton Columbus-Polaris
Hampton Inn and Suites Columbus-Polaris
Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-Polaris
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Columbus-Polaris
Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbus-Polaris
Residence Inn Columbus-Polaris
Wingate by Wyndham Columbus-Polaris
5770 Africa Rd , Westerville, Ohio, United States