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 Post subject: Re: 2nd Midland Area e'soaring Upton upon Severn 9th May 2021
PostPosted: Sat Apr 24, 2021 7:50 pm 
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Comp CANCELLED (WEATHER) RESCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER

Enteries are invited for the 2nd Midland Region E'soaring competition of 2021 at Fish Meadow
Upton Upon Severn ( With thanks to The Malvern Soaring Association ) on,Sunday 9thMay 2021
Fish Meadow is at Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, Upton is situated on the banks of
the river Severn and lies mid-way between the towns of Tewkesbury and Malvern. It is close to
Exit 1 on the M50 motorway.

On leaving the M50 at exit 1, take the A38 north for three miles, in the direction of Worcester,
to the staggered junction with the A4104 at Bluebell Farm and signed to Upton upon Severn.
Turn left on to the A4104. In one mile you gain access to the flying field via a slip road (just after
the small boat with flowers at the side of the road) just past the Marina

When aproaching from the East, the slip road is on your left an about 100 yards before you reach the bridge
over the River Severn just a few yards past the entrance to the Upton Marina.

The slip road runs parallel to the main road towards the bridge and river, follow the slip road slowly and go to the right and
follow it down the slope and under the tunnel this then opens out into Fish Meadow. Access is normally
controlled by a USE THE TRACK AROUND THE EDGE OF THE FIELD TO GET TO THE COMPETITION SITE.
locked barrier but this will be open on the day from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM on the day of the comp
and again in the afternoon.

PLEASE USE THE TRACK AROUND THE EDGE OF THE FIELD TO ACCESS THE COMP SITE.

A post code of WR8 0PB will put you on the slip road but do not turn left into East Waterside.

8:30 to 9:30- Signing on, flight testing and Altimeter checks where required.
9:45am- Pilot Briefing.
10:00am Contest Start time
after three or possibly four rounds - 30 minute lunch break
4:30-Contest Ends
5:00- Results and Prize giving.

A £5.00 entry fee is payable at signing in.
A loan approved H/L switch can be provided if required for a fee of £5 for the event or if
this is your first E'soaring event then the switch will be loaned F.O.C.

Please enter this event by posting to the thread, or to.... office@catkinscattery.net with
the following information

1, Your Name
2,If not on 2.4- Preferred frequency if on 35mhz
3,Class being entered- i,e, Open or Two Metre
4,If you require loan of a height limiter switch for the day.

We will be launching to 175 meters..........So set limiters as appropriate please
COMP CANCELLED INCLEMENT WEATHER RESCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER
ENTRY LIST CLOSES SATURDAY 8TH MAY at 5pm

Covid restrictions... social distancing and common sense please... Hand wash is available
but better to have your own for convenience!
PLEASE ENSURE THAT BOTH YOU AND YOUR AIRCRAFT COMPLY WITH C.A.A. REQUIREMENTS FOR INSURANCE ETC.

1 Ian Purcell Open 2.4 own limiter
2 Graham Lorimer Open 2.4 own limiter
3 Andrew Holmes Open 2.4 own limiter
4 John Freeman Open 2.4 own limiter
5 Steven Hannon Open 2.4 own limiter
6 Al Lipscombe Open 2.4 own limiter
7 Ian Duff Open 2.4 own limiter
8 Dave East Open 2.4 Own limiter
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 Post subject: Re: 2nd Midland Area e'soaring Upton upon Severn 9th May 2021
PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2021 5:46 pm 
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Count me in as well please, we intend to camp like last time and will book with Oliver for this "fun"
Al


 
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 Post subject: Re: 2nd Midland Area e'soaring Upton upon Severn 9th May 2021
PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 11:57 am 
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Yes please Ian, Open have HL. Dave


 
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