Event Results

The Cactus Classic

East Valley Aviators

Saturday, 03/23/2019 - Sunday, 03/24/2019

The Cactus Classic

Overall, there were 32 pilots flying in the The Cactus Classic contest. In no particular order they were: A.J. Jaffe, Adam Bergamini, Alex Dreiling, Bill Evans, Brian Marquart, Bryant Mack, Cayden Bruce, Claude Aragon, Darrell Morgan, Darren Kuhn, David Bruce, Donald Radford, Emma Figueroa, Ernie Mack, Frank Kelley, Gary Lubbers, Gene Mason, Ian Sullins, Jacques Telles, Jerry Unruh, Jesse May, Jim Maguire, Jim Spurlock, Joe MacGregor, Michael Marcellin, Mike Triebe, Oly Recio, Randy Wegner, Rusty Fried, Steve Clark, Steven Reynolds and Thomas Kar. These pilots flew a grand total of 458 judged sequences. 

Donald Radford won the Basic class. There were 6 pilots in Basic. The winning order was: (1) Donald Radford, (2) Adam Bergamini, (3) Oly Recio, (4) Thomas Kar, (5) Emma Figueroa and (6) Steven Reynolds. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 854.5 to a high of 5,000 (a range of 4,145.5 points). 

Steve Clark won the Sportsman class. There were 9 pilots in Sportsman. The winning order was: (1) Steve Clark, (2) Jesse May, (3) Ian Sullins, (4) Mike Triebe, (5) Gene Mason, (6) Jim Maguire, (7) Claude Aragon, (8) Gary Lubbers and (9) Jerry Unruh. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 3,411.8 to a high of 5,000 (a range of 1,588.2 points). 

Ernie Mack won the Intermediate class. There were 10 pilots in Intermediate. The winning order was: (1) Ernie Mack, (2) Randy Wegner, (3) Joe MacGregor, (4) Jacques Telles, (5) David Bruce, (6) Bill Evans, (7) Brian Marquart, (8) Rusty Fried, (9) Frank Kelley and (10) Jim Spurlock. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 3,815.5 to a high of 5,000 (a range of 1,184.5 points). 

Cayden Bruce won the Advanced class. There were 4 pilots in Advanced. The winning order was: (1) Cayden Bruce, (2) Darrell Morgan, (3) Michael Marcellin and (4) A.J. Jaffe. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 4,462.1 to a high of 5,000 (a range of 537.9 points). 

Bryant Mack won the Unlimited class. There were 3 pilots in Unlimited. The winning order was: (1) Bryant Mack, (2) Alex Dreiling and (3) Darren Kuhn. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 4,321.9 to a high of 5,000 (a range of 678.1 points). 

Joe MacGregor won the Seniors class. There were 16 pilots in Seniors. The winning order was: (1) Joe MacGregor, (2) Randy Wegner, (3) Jacques Telles, (4) Bill Evans, (5) Steve Clark, (6) Frank Kelley, (7) Rusty Fried, (8) Michael Marcellin, (9) Mike Triebe, (10) Darren Kuhn, (11) Gene Mason, (12) Jim Maguire, (13) Jim Spurlock, (14) Claude Aragon, (15) Gary Lubbers and (16) Jerry Unruh. They flew 6 known sequences (3 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 661.978 to a high of 1,000.000 (a range of 338.022 points). 

Bryant Mack won the Freestyle class. There were 5 pilots in Freestyle. The winning order was: (1) Bryant Mack, (2) Cayden Bruce, (3) Darren Kuhn, (4) Ian Sullins and (5) Thomas Kar. They flew 2 freestyle rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 671.2 to a high of 2,000 (a range of 1,328.8 points). 

The tightest competition was for 3rd place in the Intermediate class, with only 10.7 points difference between Joe MacGregor and Jacques Telles.