brought a trailer full of models. I had
not seen Aimee for more than 20 years.
The last time I saw her she was a junior
being coached by her dad. I am glad to
see that she has picked up the handle
Dave and Steve are competitive F2C
Team racers who dabble in Combat.
Mexican F2D team members
Leonardo Silva and Arnulfo Delgado
made the trip to the US for some
extra practice. Bill Duane traveled
from Florida to participate. Greg
Wornell, from Massachusetts, had to
get accustomed to the hot, dry weather
before he could fly.
California was represented by Russ
Wilcox, Russ Graves, Darrin Albert,
Bill Maywald, and me. Bobby and Andy
Mears always bring their wives, Jan and
Arlene, to represent west Texas. The
only “Sun Devil” was Alex Rennick,
who was battling in the F2D event.
Current F2D Team members Josh
Ellison and Richard Stubblefield
attended to brush up on their skills for
the 2014 Poland World Championships.
Josh showed his good form and won
the competition, besting former
World Champion Mike Willcox. Alan
DeVeuve managed a third-place finish.
Andy Mears won the Friday F2D/
Fast event, and Russ Graves finished
second with his new fleet of Yuvenko
models and new FORA engines.
MBS Model Supply
Miniature Aircraft Combat Association
123 Model Aviation MARCH 2014