August 2012 - F3J World Championships

29/08/2012
by Austin Guerrier

Benedikt Feigl does it again. Now 2 X World Champion in F3J with the Xplorer 2

Benedikt Feigl WC with Xplorer

August 2011 - F3J European Championships

28/08/2011
by Austin Guerrier

Arijan Hucaljuk wins 2011 F3J European Championships flying Xplorer! 3rd Place Lionel Fournier also flying Xplorer.

Arijan Wins F3J EC 2011

 

02 May 2010 - Bulgaria Cup

02/05/2010
by Austin Guerrier

Sebastian feigle wins Bulgarian Cup 2010 Eurotour Contest in Dupnitza flying Xplorer V tail models. Congratulations to him. Xplorer was 1st and 2nd Place seniors and 1st place Juniors. Pictures and detail will follow. Pictures by Nick Kidd here.

28 September 2009 - Towner Trophy, UK

28/09/2009
by Austin Guerrier

Kev Dart wins the Towner Trophy with his Xplorer, congrats. This competition is always a pleasure to fly in and many pilots use quiet old models which add to the fun. Gallery photos here from Nick Kidd.

21 September 2009 - BMFA F3J League, UK

21/09/2009
by Austin Guerrier

The final qualification round of the F3J League was flown at Twywell. The weather was excellent and made a nice change from bad weather we had at the previous event. The UK team for next years WC is Austin Guerrier, Colin Paddon and Adrian Lee.

A picture of the Fly Off pilots below.

Round 6 Flyoff pilots

 

02/03 May 2009 - Bulgaria Cup

03/05/2009
by Austin Guerrier

The Bulgaria Cup 2009 was a great success. Saturday conditions were changable and the first 4 rounds difficult. Sunday saw much better weather and all rounds were flown out. Philip Kolb won the contest with Benedikt Feigle second and Milivoj Hacaljuc third. Benedeikt managed an official flight time of 14.59.00 in the Fly Off with his Xplorer. Gallery Photos by Nick Kidd and Fly Off results below.

Gallery

Pos Name Total R1 R2
1 Philip Kolb 2000 1000 1000
2 Benedikt Feigle 1997.98833 1000 997.99
3 Milivoj Hucaljuk 1995.9792 998.59 997.38
4 Sebastian Manhardt 1994.4785 998.69 995.79
5 Murat Esibatir 1992.35947 997.89 994.47
6 Peter Feigle 1989.04094 997.49 991.55
7 Austin Guerrier 1986.83193 995.38 991.45
8 Primoz Rizner 1985.73751 996.98 988.76
9 Metod Meolic 1978.59427 989.76 988.84
10 Larry Jolly 1855.09169 982.13 872.96

28 September 2008 - Towner Trophy, UK

28/09/2008
by Austin Guerrier

Towner trophy Barcs open contest, Xplorer made second place flown by Austin Guerrier. It was a pleasant day, the weather was fantastic. There were many older models there from times gone by. Colin Paddon flew his own design oldy the Fendon which had a nice wing bend on launch. Some pictures below.

Fendon flexes its wings

14 September 2008 - Peterborough Open, UK

14/09/2008
by Austin Guerrier

Xplorer wins the Peterborough Barcs Open contest, flown by myself!

30 June - 05 July 2008 - F3J World Championships

05/07/2008
by Austin Guerrier

 

Benedikt Feigl from Germany wins the F3J World Championships with the new Xplorer! Nan Model continues to produce world class F3J models. Congratulations also to Primos Rizner for 7th place also flying an Xplorer.

Benedikt Feigl WC with Xplorer

Benedikt lands his Xplorer

26/27 July 2008 Interglide, UK

27/06/2008
by Austin Guerrier

Colin Paddon wins Interglide F3J Eurotour 2008 flying his Shadow full carbon