Andy Minor (black vest) is locked in battle with Alex Prokofiev (red vest).
Andy flew great in all of the contests, but unfortunately, the chips didn’t
fall in his direction. Wornell photo.
Yury Mikhalkov prepares a model for the next round. Yury is a master at
from Indonesia has hired Stas Chornyy
to come for a series of intense training
sessions. The Indonesian team’s
performance has improved as a result—
they all put in solid performances both
in the World Championships and the
preceding World Cup competition. It’s
always great to see new pilots and teams
stepping into the spotlight.
At a competition of this magnitude,
stress levels can be pushed to the limit,
You might wonder why there were so
many protests in the first place. It’s not
totally clear. The judges were definitely
working hard and doing their absolute
best to hold a fair and professional
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