Event Results

Sun Valley Cactus Classic

Sun valley Flyers R/C Club

Saturday, 03/24/2018 - Sunday, 03/25/2018

2018 Cactus Classic

Overall, there were 41 pilots flying in the 2018 Cactus Classic contest. In no particular order they were: A.J. Jaffe, Alex Dreiling, Bernard Liskov, Bill Adams, Bill Evans, Brad Beedy, Brad Hooper, Bryant Mack, Cayden Bruce, Claude Aragon, Craig Guest, Curtis Pilcher, Dan Bott, Darrell Morgan, Darren Kuhn, David Bruce, Dean Bird, Dominic Grasso, Ed Hooper, Ernie Mack, Frank Kelley, Gary Lubbers, Gene Mason, Greg Frazier, Howard Pilcher, Jason Benson, Jason Neves, Jesse May, Jim McCall, Joe MacGregor, Keith Rush, Kim Quenette, Michael Marcellin, Paul Bohardt, Randy Dreyer, Randy Wegner, Rusty Fried, Santiago Perez, Spencer Nordquist, Steve Clark and Tony Watkins. These pilots flew a grand total of 563 judged sequences. 

Tony Watkins won the Basic class. There were 5 pilots in Basic. The winning order was: (1) Tony Watkins, (2) Bernard Liskov, (3) Keith Rush, (4) Claude Aragon and (5) Dan Bott. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 761.4 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 238.6 points). 

David Bruce won the Sportsman class. There were 6 pilots in Sportsman. The winning order was: (1) David Bruce, (2) Steve Clark, (3) Ed Hooper, (4) Jesse May, (5) Gene Mason and (6) Gary Lubbers. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 778.3 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 221.7 points). 

Michael Marcellin won the Intermediate class. There were 10 pilots in Intermediate. The winning order was: (1) Michael Marcellin, (2) Cayden Bruce, (3) Ernie Mack, (4) Paul Bohardt, (5) Rusty Fried, (6) Jason Neves, (7) Joe MacGregor, (8) Bill Evans, (9) Frank Kelley and (10) Greg Frazier. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 804.6 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 195.4 points). 

Jason Benson won the Advanced class. There were 9 pilots in Advanced. The winning order was: (1) Jason Benson, (2) Randy Dreyer, (3) Jim McCall, (4) Craig Guest, (5) Darrell Morgan, (6) Howard Pilcher, (7) A.J. Jaffe, (8) Brad Beedy and (9) Randy Wegner. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 92.9 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 907.1 points). 

Bryant Mack won the Unlimited class. There were 11 pilots in Unlimited. The winning order was: (1) Bryant Mack, (2) Spencer Nordquist, (3) Santiago Perez, (4) Bill Adams, (5) Kim Quenette, (6) Dominic Grasso, (7) Brad Hooper, (8) Dean Bird, (9) Alex Dreiling, (10) Curtis Pilcher and (11) Darren Kuhn. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 633.6 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 366.4 points). 

Michael Marcellin won the Seniors class. There were 14 pilots in Seniors. The winning order was: (1) Michael Marcellin, (2) Bill Adams, (3) Paul Bohardt, (4) Rusty Fried, (5) Steve Clark, (6) Ed Hooper, (7) Jim McCall, (8) Joe MacGregor, (9) Bill Evans, (10) Frank Kelley, (11) Gene Mason, (12) Howard Pilcher, (13) Darren Kuhn and (14) Randy Wegner. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 86.658 to a high of 1,000.000 (a range of 913.342 points). 

Spencer Nordquist won the Freestyle class. There were 5 pilots in Freestyle. The winning order was: (1) Spencer Nordquist, (2) Santiago Perez, (3) Bryant Mack, (4) Kim Quenette and (5) Dominic Grasso. They flew 1 freestyle round. The scores ranged from a low of 887.7 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 112.3 points). 

The tightest competition was for 8th place in the Unlimited class, with only 0.1 points difference between Dean Bird and Alex Dreiling.