MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Thank you to those that joined us at the Shake and Shingle Pub for our Annual Luncheon on Dec 20th. We had a fun group of 27 and it was nice to see some of the wives attending. The food was great, conversation noisy and the beer chilled. I hope you all have a Great Safe Christmas and we shall see you at the field in the Spring.  All the very best Chris

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Sams Flying wing

Wayne checks out Sam’s Electric flying wing with light strips ( Good on a foggy day). Sam says it fly’s great but don’t put it in a spin because it wont recover. Sam is also seen returning with his great flying Spitfire. Maybe when it warms up a tad we can get airborne again.

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RCFCBC. AGM. on Thursday November 13th 2014. 8.00 p.m.

Hi Folks,

Our A.G.M. will be held at the Sullivan Hall in Surrey at 8.00 p.m. Doors open  at 7.00 p.m. Look forward to seeing you there. 

The Exec

 

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Clifford Oswald

It is with the great sadness I have to inform our members that Clifford Oswald passed away yesterday. Cliff had been battling cancer for many years. I am informed there will be no formal funeral. We would like to wish the family our fondest condolences. Cliff is survived by his wife Alice & their two sons.

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Our first after Summer Meeting, Thursday Oct 30th 2014 at Sullivan Hall

Hi Folks, Our first after summer meeting is to be held at the Sullivan Hall 6306 – 152nd st Surrey BC V3S 3K9 on Thursday October 30th 2014 at 8.00 p.m.

Come along and get the latest updates of the clubs goings on. See you there

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Congratulation Jerry Ruscheinski winner of the 2014 B.C. Pattern Championship

This group one is of all the winners for Masters. The Pic from behind the chairs is for BC Championship for 2014.

Jerry won the contest for Masters, in Victoria this past weekend Sept 6 & 7thand for the year 2014 he won the Championship.

Pattern is consists of 5 classes (sportsman, intermediate, Advanced, Masters and FAI )..

Jerry thanked RCFCBC and the executive for our perfect field in 2013-14, with well trimmed grass and understanding pilots, when we needed to practice our sequences we usually flew alone.
The planes that we fly in pattern these days are Electric with a 10 cell 5000mah packs to run the power for the motor and ESC. Plus we have a separate 1200mah pack to run all control surfaces.
Jerry says “These planes fly straight as an arrow and are under 11lbs.”

WELL DONE JERRY The Championship 2014 The win

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Here is a fun time. Unpowered gliders towing.

Two tow planes pull small (straight up) and large 16ft span gliders up to some good heights and then letum go. Busy time for the volunteer tow pilots.IMG_0398 IMG_0404 IMG_0402 IMG_0399

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Eduardo Kindly sent us some great field pics

DSC_0020 DSC_0021 DSC_0014 DSC_0009 DSC_0041 DSC_0040 DSC_0035 DSC_0034 DSC_0031Some pictures fr Eduardo. Many Thanks.

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Empties found at the field

Please be advised alcohol is not permitted on the owners property and  RCFCBC  does not permit the consumption of alcohol  at the flying site.

If you would  like a drink following your visit to our field please feel free to go to our field owner premisses, the Shake and Shingle pub, as I am sure he would most happy to see you there.

Thank you,  The executive

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George & Gay

cropped-George-Gay.jpgMany of us that fly or flew R.C. started at Fry’s Corner. Instructed by someone that lay on the grass looking like he was sleeping until you got in the Sh*t and he was there like an arrow. George was always there to help. We owe a huge debt of gratitude to George & Gay, this lovely couple that dedicated many many years of their lives to helping us all learn to fly, cutting the grass and looking after Fry’s Corner and on and on. I know they are enjoying retirement and keeping busy all the time however not forgotten.

Just to let you know we still appreciate what you did for us all. Big Hugs. CJ and many of the RCers.

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