Kirk's 2010 R/C Season

2010 is Kirk's ninth season flying R/C combat. This year he will be competing in SSC and scale 2948.



Bedford, VA

There were 10 SSC pilots and 4 for 2948 at the first combat event at VAM.

The pilots.

SSC action:

SSC

SSC

SSC

The SSC winners: L-R: Kirk Adams 1st, David Hughes 2nd, Jesse Bean 3rd, Pete Castine 4th

SSC winners


Street, MD


There were ten pilots for SSC at the first non-snowing contest at HCRCM.

The pilots.

SSC action:

SSC action

SSC action

A bad end.

SSC action.

SSC action

SSC winners, L-R: Alex F. 4th, Jason Y. 3rd, David H. 2nd, Kirk 1st

The top four pilots.



Laurel, MD


There were eleven pilots for SSC.

The pilots.

SSC action.

SSC

SSC

SSC

SSC winners. L-R: Kirk Adams 1st, David Hughes 2nd, Don Holmes, Jr. 3rd, David Ditch 4th

SSC winners



Salisbury, MD


This was a one day event. Kirk finished in first place.


There were 15 pilots for SSC.

The pilots.

SSC action:

Mid-air.

Mid-air.

SSC action.

SSC.

SSC

SSC

SSC

SSC

Left to right: 4th place Jason Yoder, 3rd David Hughes, 2nd Alex Fleming, 1st Kirk Adams

The award winners.



Seaford, DE

This was a one day event. Kirk finished in first place. There was a strong turnout with four first-time competitors.

There were 14 pilots for SSC.

There were 14 pilots.

SSC action.

SSC action

Kirk gets a cut.

Kirk gets a cut.

Kirk's plane lost the horizontal stab & elevator in a mid-air.

Mid-air.

Kirk was still able to fly his plane down for a safe landing.

Still flying.

Another mid-air.

Another mid-air.

Kirk is having a good round.

Kirk has a good round.

The chase is on as the available streamers decrease.

Hot pursuit.

SSC action.

SSC action.

More action.

Left to right: 1st place Kirk, 2nd Jason Yoder, 3rd David Smithgall, 4th Jeff Little

The winners in SSC.



More info after the next contest.