2013 SOGA Fun-Comp

The 2013 SOGA* Fun HG Competition
Free-Flying and Fun for the whole family. Open to all HG pilots**.
Visitors are welcome to watch and visiting pilots are welcome to join in.

- hang gliding - camping - seminars - games - food - activities - prizes - campfire fun - trophies -

When: August 3, 4, and 5, 2013 (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) but come on out Friday if you can and get an early start. Many pilots will be camping on site Friday night.

Where: Mac-Pat Ultralight Aerodrome in Metz (near Arthur), Ontario
- located on the 3rd Line (#7159) just southeast of the 25th Sideroad in West Garafraxa Township
- GPS Coordinates: N 43 degrees 48.555' W 080 degrees 26.185'

Competition Tasks: open distance XC; declared goal: out and return; triangles; infinite triangles; duration; spot landings; depending on conditions.

Accommodation: very basic camping on site; plus there's a full fledged campsite in the vicinity. Motels. Also, stay/camp with local pilots. Enquire.

Entry Fee: $30.00
(tows are extra; weekend membership fee is waived for all pilots visiting from other clubs)

Food: Saturday night barbecue (steak dinner with all the trimmings). Included for all pilot contestants. Ten dollars for other adult guests. Children: five dollars.

Activities: Kite flying, horse shoes, paper airplane contest, bocce ball, etc.

** Pilot qualifications: - all levels; proof of HPAC insurance; aero-tow sign off; HAGAR (if you plan to fly higher than 2200 feet); foreign pilots*** must have temporary HPAC membership.

* SOGA: Southern Ontario Gliding Association.

*** International pilots visiting Canada will need to pay $40.00 for temporary HPAC membership and insurance and will need to sign an HPAC waiver. Good for 2 months. For more info see ...

See you all there.
Stay high,
Terry from Toronto (meethead)
Homephone: 416 287-9267
Cellphone: 416 200-9134
Email: wingman2@sympatico.ca