Event Results

BCAM Imac Challenge

Berks County Aeromodelers

Saturday, 05/18/2019 - Sunday, 05/19/2019

Overall, there were 15 pilots flying in the 2019 BCAM IMAC Challenge contest. In no particular order they were: Bradley Davy, Durell Leister, Dwight Warfield, Earle Andrews, John Paragallo, Joseph Adamo, Kirk Adams, Kyle King, Mark Mackey, Philip Leister, Ron Grimm, Skip Messick, Steve Pennypacker, Steven Brentson and Youtang Shen. These pilots flew a grand total of 270 judged sequences.

Dwight Warfield won the Basic class. There were 2 pilots in Basic. The winning order was: (1) dwight warfield and (2) Steve Pennypacker. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 7,347.1 to a high of 7,455.9 (a range of 108.8 points).  This was Steve Pennypacker's first IMAC event.  Unfortunately, his landing after Round 1 ripped his landing gear out.  Steve Brentsen offered to let him continue competing with his plane, demonstrating the true spirit of IMAC - Thanks Steve B! 

Youtang Shen won the Sportsman class. There were 5 pilots in Sportsman. The winning order was: (1) youtang shen, (2) John Paragallo, (3) Kyle King, (4) Mark Mackey and (5) Ron Grimm. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 3,968.1 to a high of 7,252.3 (a range of 3,284.2 points). 

Philip Leister won the Intermediate class. There were 4 pilots in Intermediate. The winning order was: (1) Philip Leister, (2) Steven Brentson, (3) Joseph Adamo and (4) Durell Leister. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 6,170.5 to a high of 7,483.3 (a range of 1,312.8 points).

Earle Andrews won the Advanced class. There were 4 pilots in Advanced. The winning order was: (1) Earle Andrews, (2) Kirk Adams, (3) Bradley Davy and (4) skip messick. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 5,645.7 to a high of 7,500 (a range of 1,854.3 points).

Earle Andrews won the Seniors class. There were 5 pilots in Seniors. The winning order was: (1) Earle Andrews, (2) youtang shen, (3) Skip Messick, (4) Bradley Davy and (5) Ron Grimm. They flew 8 known sequences (4 rounds) and 1 unknown round. The scores ranged from a low of 513.141 to a high of 1,000.000 (a range of 486.859 points).

The tightest competition was for 3rd place in the Advanced class, with only 10.334 points difference between Bradley Davy and Skip Messick.