The team has returned and wants to congratulate the entire USA Junior team for taking
the gold medal in the first F3K World Chmampionships!
David Ashinsky, Nick Tasto, and Lee Atchison
Jr Team Manager: Bruce Davidson
Congratulations to George Morris who podiums for Team USA with the Silver Medal in
the World Championships!
The USA F3K team raffle will be held on Tuesday August 2nd on RC Radio Network; www.rcradionetwork.com
Please click the link for more details!
RAFFLE WINNERS ON THE RAFFLE PAGE- UPDATED AUG 3rd.
Radio Controlled “Hand Lauched” Gliders are flown all over the world. The hobby has
evolved to include pilots on every continent. Launched by a pilots finger tips, pilots
compete in 8 “Tasks” which are scored and normalized with the pilots who flew in
each round, in the same conditions.
In the United States, the AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics) sanctions events, provides
a code of conduct, and safety procedures for pilots. The USA Team represents the
AMA, and growing community of enthusiasts as they travel to Arboga Sweden in July
2011 to compete against more than 20 nations.
The US team was selected in October 2010 after a year long series of qualifying events.
Less than 40 pilots qualified for invitation to the team selection contest held in