Event Results

2018 AMPS Aerobatics Challenge

Aero Modelers of Perrine

Saturday, 02/17/2018 - Sunday, 02/18/2018

Aerobatics Challenge

Overall, there were 17 pilots flying in the Aerobatics Challenge contest. In no particular order they were: Alvaro Yanguas, Bill Daniel, Carlos Anaya, Carlos Bonachea, Carlos Silva, Dave Ortmayer, David Augspurger, Devin Kavak, George Brod, Jim Stansell, Juan Romero, Kal Reifsnyder, Ken Lowy, Luiz Bosch, Ramon DeZubiria, Suayip Hakguder and William J. Robinson. These pilots flew a grand total of 314 judged sequences.

Devin Kavak won the Basic class. There were 2 pilots in Basic. The winning order was: (1) Devin Kavak and (2) Jim Stansell. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 5,892.1 to a high of 7,500 (a range of 1,607.9 points).

Bill Daniel won the Sportsman class. There were 3 pilots in Sportsman. The winning order was: (1) Bill Daniel, (2) Ken Lowy and (3) David Augspurger. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 5,630.6 to a high of 7,113.6 (a range of 1,482.9 points).

Carlos Bonachea won the Intermediate class. There were 6 pilots in Intermediate. The winning order was: (1) Carlos Bonachea, (2) Carlos Anaya, (3) Dave Ortmayer, (4) George Brod, (5) William J. Robinson and (6) Suayip Hakguder. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 5,012.9 to a high of 7,459.6 (a range of 2,446.7 points).

Luiz Bosch won the Advanced class. There were 2 pilots in Advanced. The winning order was: (1) Luiz Bosch and (2) Juan Romero. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 6,998.5 to a high of 7,498.8 (a range of 500.4 points).

Kal Reifsnyder won the Unlimited class. There were 4 pilots in Unlimited. The winning order was: (1) Kal Reifsnyder, (2) Carlos Silva, (3) Alvaro Yanguas and (4) Ramon DeZubiria. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 5,322.8 to a high of 7,486.9 (a range of 2,164.1 points).

Dave Ortmayer won the Seniors class. There were 6 pilots in Seniors. The winning order was: (1) Dave Ortmayer, (2) Bill Daniel, (3) George Brod, (4) Juan Romero, (5) William J. Robinson and (6) David Augspurger. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 726.188 to a high of 1,000.000 (a range of 273.812 points).

Kal Reifsnyder won the Freestyle class. There were 2 pilots in Freestyle. The winning order was: (1) Kal Reifsnyder and (2) Devin Kavak. They flew 1 freestyle round. The scores ranged from a low of 829.2 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 170.8 points).

The tightest competition was for 1st place in the Sportsman class, with only 28.5 points difference between Bill Daniel and Ken Lowy.