Caterham & District Model Flying Club Presentations 2017
At a fun filled and well attended presentation evening on 18th December, and in the presence of special guests South East Area Chairman Stuart Willis and Area Vice Chairman Robert Richardson, James reported on the year’s events and awarded certificates and trophies in the following categories:
Fun Fly Championship comprising the following events:
Loops and Land, Triple Thrash, Mastermind Just a Minute, Roop, Blackjack, Water Carrying, Limbo, Touch & Go Bang, Short Landing, Tangerine Drop and Skittles.
Fun Fly Champion 2017 James Gordon.
Fun Fly Runner Up 2017 Gavin Barden
The awards for Non Fun Fly Events went to:
Left is Right James Gordon.
Photography Colin Ruffell
Precision Pattern James Gordon
Chuck Gliding David Colley
Ladies Chuck Gliding Alison Langham
Junior Chuck Gliding Avia Colley
Rubber Endurance James Gordon
Gliding Neil Wallis
Vintage Precision Graham Harrison
Vintage Spot Gavin Barden
Vintage RC Free Flight Gavin Barden
Overall Vintage Champion 2017 Gavin Barden
Concours d'Elegance James Gordon
Static Scale Neil Wallis
ARTF Gavin Barden
Flying Scale James Gordon
Equaliser Awards Racing Gavin Barden
Thermaliser Award Graham Harrison
Wrinkly Champion 2017 (Wrinkly Plate) Neil Wallis
Junior Champion 2017 Matthew Barden
Championship Winner 2017 Neil Wallis
Airframe Trophy 2017 Malcolm Thomas
Unluckiest Pilot of the Year 2017 Shaun Dale
Pilot of the Year Phillip Langham
Given to the member that we feel that has improved the most, or achieved a notable goal, or done well in competitions and events or has been a real asset to the club.
Brian Gordon Club Spirit Award Neil Wallis
In memory of Brian Gordon and awarded to the member that most generously gives their time and effort for the benefit of both the club and its members and this award is left to James Gordon to come up with a worthy winner.