Scheduling and Sanctioning Your Contest
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Insuring Your Contest
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Bear Creek Bash (Southeast)
Thursday, July 7 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 7
Rain/Weather: Sunday, July 10
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Richard B. Russell Regional (RMG): Rome, GA
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Mark Fullerton
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 864 316 5250 Alternate Phone: 864 316 5250 E-Mail: markpcc2003@yahoo.com
Comments:The Rome contest has been moved back to July 7th,8th, and 9th. It will be hot but we promise to have lots of water and shade available. Practice and registration is on July 7th. Competition flights begin Friday morning. Sportsman pilots will fly Friday afternoon so this class can arrive Friday morning. IAC 3 will host the annual Bear Creek Bash aerobatic contest at the Rome airport. For more information please contact Mark Fullerton 864 316 5250
 
HighPlanes HotPoxia Fest (South Central)
Friday, July 8 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, July 8 - Saturday, July 9
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Fort Morgan (FMM): Fort Morgan, Colorado
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Dagmar Kress
Contact Information: Primary Phone: (303) 887-4473 E-Mail: dagmaraerobatics@me.com
Website: http://www.iac12.org
 
Michigan Aerobatic Open (Mid-America)
Saturday, July 9 - Sunday, July 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, July 8
Rain/Weather: Sunday, July 10
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Bay City James Clements Municipal Airport (3CM): Bay City, Michigan
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Brian Roodvoets
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 810-338-7654 Alternate Phone: 810-667-0642 E-Mail: redfoot@chartermi.net
Website: iac88.eaachapter.org
Comments:We have a block of rooms at the: AmericInn Hotel & Suites Bay City 3915 Three Mile Road, Bay City, MI 48706 Hotel Front Desk: [989] 671.0071 Ask for the "VALLEYAC" block Rates are $104.90 per night if we book 10 or more rooms. The block of rooms will be held until May 27 (TWO weeks before the contest}. Please make your hotel reservation now. Courtesy pool cars will be available at the airport. https://www.facebook.com/iac88/
 
Super D Tango (South Central)
Saturday, July 9 - Saturday, July 9, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, July 9
Power Categories: Sportsman
Location: Akroville (XA68): Denton, Tx./ Slidell, Tx.
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Tom Rhodes
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 214-202-7008 E-Mail: tom@tomrhodes.com
Comments:This is the most fun contest. Leave your expensive toys at home. Everybody flies a Super Decathlon. Super D, fuel, safety pilot, lunch and cheap trophy are provided by Chapter 24 included in your entry fee. Here is your chance to earn bragging rights over your contemporary unlimited pilots. No practice and no rain date. Show us what you got. Bring a bedroll and or tent and sleep over if you like.
 
The Corvallis Corkscrew (Northwest)
Friday, July 15 - Saturday, July 16, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 14
Rain/Weather: Friday, July 22 - Saturday, July 23
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Corvallis Municipal Airport (CVO): Corvallis, Oregon
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Jim Bourke
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 5412316077 Alternate Phone: 5412316077 E-Mail: jtbourke@gmail.com
Website: www.iac77.com/contests/corvallis-corkscrew/
Comments:Brand new contest in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon! Perfect location for everyone on the west coast. Corvallis is a cute, happening city with great food, lodging, micro-breweries, and local wineries. Home of Oregon State University. Our airport has a permanent aerobatic box with great section lines and beautiful scenery. July weather is 80 degrees with clear skies. This is acro paradise!
 
Green Mountain Aerobatics Contest (GMAC) (Northeast)
Friday, July 15 - Sunday, July 17, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 14 - Friday, July 15
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Hartness State Airport (Springfield) (VSF): Springfield, Vermont
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Bill Gordon
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 802 585 0366 Alternate Phone: 802 533 7048 E-Mail: wsgordon@earthlink.net
Website: IAC35.aerobaticsweb.org
Comments:Contest Director: Bill Gordon wsgordon@earthlink.net 802 533 7048. Practice: Noon Thurs to 11:40 Fri. Mandatory pilot brief Noon Fri.
 
CanAm Aerobatic Challenge (Northwest)
Friday, July 22 - Saturday, July 23, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, July 21
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Cut Bank International (KCTB): CutBank, MT
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Robert Harris
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 503-550-1496 Alternate Phone: 503-472-8017 E-Mail: flyhran@aol.com
Website: www.iac77.com
 
IAC Open Championship East (Southeast)
Friday, August 12 - Saturday, August 13, 2016
Practice/Registration: Wednesday, August 10 - Thursday, August 11
Rain/Weather: Sunday, August 14
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Everett-Stewart Regional Airport (UCY): Union City, TN
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Mike Rinker
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 731-796-0849 E-Mail: mdr@vaughnelectric.com
Website: www.iac27.org
Comments:Please join IAC 27 for the IAC Open Championship East. We have a block of hotel rooms at the Hampton Inn in Martin, TN (731-587-5800) available @$109/night. There is also a block of rooms available at the Econo Lodge in Martin, TN (731-587-4241) @ $65 for a double and $60 for a single. A block of rooms at the Hospitality House in Union City, TN (731-885-6610) @ $66 per room. These rates are available until July the 10th. There are other hotels available in the Union City and Martin area, but don't delay rooms book fast. Registration – Primary-Unlimited -$125 – Take advantage of the Early Bird Registration and receive $25 discount on contest registration and special rates on lodging – deadline July 10th . FREE Hangar Space available and fuel discounts - cool t-shirts and lots of food! Mandatory pilot briefing Friday morning 0800 – Awards banquet Saturday evening at Discovery Park of America. Come to compete and enjoy the experience of one of the best contests this year, the 2nd IAC East Coast Open Championship! Fly in one of the best aerobatic boxes in the country and take home a championship medal designed especially for the IAC Open Championship East and West. The local community is literally rolling out the “Red Carpet” for this contest, you won’t go away thirsty (plenty of water to keep you hydrated) or hungry - Thursday, Friday and Saturday lunches provided – Pizza Party Thursday Evening and dinner Friday evening (featuring a Hawaiian Luau at the adjacent Poplar Meadows Country Club “The Pop”. And, if you need to cool off, swimming is available anytime during the day or evening and it is all complimentary! Bring the family and make this a vacation destination – Enjoy a day at Discovery Park of America, a world-class entertainment and education experience with 70,000SF of exhibits & 50 acres of gardens, grounds and exhibits - take a pontoon cruise or paddle through scenic Reelfoot Lake, a 15,000 acre paradise for outdoor enthusiasts; harboring osprey, golden and American bald eagles and almost every kind of shore and wading bird - enjoy a wine tasting at White Squirrel Winery in nearby Kenton - or tour the beautiful campus of UT Martin. Take home one of the many door Prizes, awards, and medals . The winner of Saturday’s “unknown” flight will receive their contest fuel for free! Come pay a visit to Everett-Stewart Regional Airport and you will see why they have received so many awards including Tennessee’s Red Carpet Award in 2012 and voted the “Best Stop” for the 2015 Air Race Classic. For Lodging and local information visit wwww.estewartregionalairport.us and be sure and like our facebook page! NOTE: For Gliders - a tow plane will be available. Key Note Speaker for Awards Banquet will be Martha Lunken, pilot, Contributing Editor for Flying Magazine, and former FAA Safety Inspector.
 
Beaver State Regional Contest (Northwest)
Friday, August 12 - Saturday, August 13, 2016
Practice/Registration: Wednesday, August 10 - Thursday, August 11
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Pendleton Regional Airport (PDT): Pendleton, OR
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Sean VanHatten
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 15414807456 Alternate Phone: 15414807456 E-Mail: seanvanhatten@gmail.com
Website: www.iac77.com
 
Kathy Jaffe Challenge (Northeast)
Friday, August 12 - Sunday, August 14, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, August 11 - Friday, August 12
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: South Jersey Regional Airport (VAY): Lumberton, NJ
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: John Fellenzer
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 845-978-0511 Alternate Phone: 845-360-5543 E-Mail: jdf@fellp.com
Website: IAC52.org
 
Doug Yost Challenge (Mid-America)
Friday, August 19 - Sunday, August 21, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, August 18 - Friday, August 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Spencer Municipal (KSPW): Spencer, IA
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Justin Hickson
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 651-338-3345 E-Mail: jhisbatman@yahoo.com
Website: www.iac78.org
Comments:Contest date is 8/19/16 -8/21/16! Online registration show's the wrong dates so make sure you show up the 19th! Please register on line, it makes things move faster for us! Also hotels are filling up fast as usual, if your planning on come please get a room because if you don't you could be bunking with someone. All hotels are with in a mile of each other so no worries about rides. I will do everything in powers to accommodate everyone and no is left sleeping on the ramp! Plus Danny Adams from Aviat will be hear to answer any questions you have about your Pitts! So come join the join the fun in Spencer Iowa!!
 
Upper Canada Open (Mid-America)
Saturday, August 20 - Sunday, August 21, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, August 19
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Saugeen municipal (CYHS): Hanover Ontario
Region: Mid-America
Contest Director: Ryan Chapman.
Contact Information: Alternate Phone: 416-388-5850 E-Mail: ryangkc@hotmail.com
 
Rocky Mountain House Aerobatic Contest (International)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Rocky Mountain House (CYRM): Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada
Region: International
Contest Director: Dave Barbet
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 403-875-3467 E-Mail: dbarbet@telus.net
Website: www.aerobaticscanada.org
 
Hill Country Hammerfest (South Central)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Rain/Weather: Monday, September 5
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Llano Municipal (AQO): Llano, TX
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Jeffery Poehlmann
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 512 423 5333 E-Mail: jeffery@texas.net
Website: iac107.org
 
Happiness Is Delano (Southwest)
Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 2
Rain/Weather: Monday, September 5
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Delano Municipal Airport (DLO): Delano, CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Stephen De La Cruz
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 7609636426 Alternate Phone: 7609636426 E-Mail: fj40cruzer@me.com
Website: http://www.iacchapter26.org/
 
Apple Turnover (Northwest)
Friday, September 9 - Saturday, September 10, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, September 8
Rain/Weather: Sunday, September 11
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Ephrata Municipal Airport (EPH): Ephrata, WA
Region: Northwest
Contest Director: Patrick Lavielle
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 2065228732 Alternate Phone: 2062268738 E-Mail: patricklavielle@gmail.com
 
East Coast Aerobatic Contest (Northeast)
Friday, September 9 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 9
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Warrenton Fauquier Airport (HWY): Warrenton, VA
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Adam Cope
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 7036239445 Alternate Phone: 7036239445 E-Mail: adam.cope@signatureflight.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/IAC-Chapter-11-68851751698/events
 
Ace's High Aerobatic Contest (South Central)
Saturday, September 10 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 9
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Newton City (EWK): Newton, KS
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Ben Van Kampen
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 316-641-7836 E-Mail: taildraggerpilot@hotmail.com
 
Keene Fall Classic (Northeast)
Saturday, September 17 - Saturday, September 17, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, September 17
Power Categories: Primary Sportsman
Location: Dillant-Hopkins Airport (EEN): Keene, NH
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Farrell Woods
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 6038010276 Alternate Phone: 6038868634 E-Mail: Farrell.Woods@comcast.net
Website: http://iac35.aerobaticsweb.org/
 
U.S. National Aerobatic Aerobatic Championships 2016 (South Central)
Friday, September 23 - Friday, September 30, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, September 23 - Saturday, September 24
Rain/Weather: Saturday, October 1
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: North Texas Regional Airport/Perrin Field (KGYI): Denison, TX
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Gary DeBaun
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 612-810-6783 E-Mail: b747inst@aol.com
Website: https://www.iac.org/us-national-aerobatic-championships-2016
 
ROCKY MOUNTAIN “OYSTER” INVITATIONAL AEROBATIC CONTEST (South Central)
Saturday, October 8 - Sunday, October 9, 2016
Practice/Registration: Friday, October 7
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Lamar (KLAA): Lamar, CO
Region: South Central
Contest Director: Jamie S. Treat
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 303-304-7937 Alternate Phone: 303-648-0130 E-Mail: jamietreat@q.com
Website: www.IAC5.ORG
 
Mason-Dixon clash (Northeast)
Friday, October 14 - Saturday, October 15, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, October 13 - Friday, October 14
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Farmville (Fvx): Farmville VA
Region: Northeast
Contest Director: Daniel Bond
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 9102799240 E-Mail: Racehp@netzero.com
Comments:Practice on 10/13
 
Borrego AKROFEST 2016 (Southwest)
Friday, October 14 - Saturday, October 15, 2016
Practice/Registration: Thursday, October 13
Rain/Weather: Sunday, October 16
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Borrego Valley Airport (L08): Borrego Springs,CA
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Kevin Elizondo
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 5625775776 E-Mail: Kelizondo1@yahoo.com
Website: www.iac36.org
Comments:Welcome to the 2016 Borrego Akrofest! You can pre-register at www.iacusn.org, or on Thursday, October 13 at the contest site. As you pre-register, keep in mind that pre-payment earns a $25 discount! With PayPal it's easy and seamless. You can also choose to mail a personal check; call Treasurer Bill Hill for those details: 949-637-0483. Pre-payments must be received by end of day, October 12., ATTENTION PITTS PILOTS: Mr. Danny Adams of Aviat Aircraft will attend the contest and will be happy to spend time looking at your aircraft and answering any questions you may have. For those not familiar with Danny, he worked at the Aviat factory in Afton,WY for years and is back there again. He can answer any and all questions about the PITTS SPECIALS. CONTEST SCHEDULE: October 13th 0900 to Sunset :Pilot Registration 12:00 - Lunch with grilled Hot Dogs and Chili. Friday, October 14th 0630 - Breakfast at the Airport restaurant. 0700 - Mandatory Pilot briefing. 0800 - Contest Flights! Saturday, October 15th 0630 - Breakfast at the Airport restaurant. 0700 - Mandatory Pilot briefing. 0800 - Contest Flights! On Saturday at the conclusion of the Unlimited Competition flights will be the 4 Minute Free Event. The awards banquet will be help at the Borrego Springs Resort. (888) 826-7734. Ask for the IAC36 group rate. Drinks at 1800 and dinner at 1900. Sunday, October 16th, Departures or Rain day.
 
Sebring Fall (Southeast)
Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016
Practice/Registration: Saturday, October 29 - Wednesday, November 2
Rain/Weather: Sunday, November 6
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Sebring Regional Airport (SEF): Sebring, FL
Region: Southeast
Contest Director: Don Hartmann
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 561-644-1312 E-Mail: donchartmann@yahoo.com
 
Tequila Cup (Southwest)
Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016
Practice/Registration: Tuesday, November 1 - Thursday, November 3
Glider Categories: Sportsman through Unlimited
Power: Primary through Unlimited
Location: Marana Regional Airport (AVQ): Marana, Arizona
Region: Southwest
Contest Director: Mark Matticola
Contact Information: Primary Phone: 719-440-1965 E-Mail: mark.matticola.1@us.af.mil
Comments:We are bringing back the Tequila Cup and would appreciate your support. Preregistration would be greatly appreciated. All pertinent information will be posted on the internet as soon as it becomes available. Anyone who participated in the Tequila Cup in previous years that would like to see this contest return, please contact Ron Chadwick (732.865.1610)or bubbaron43@gmail.com. We are looking for help with registration, scoring and a chief judge. Arizona has a rich aerobatic history and we think it is about time we put it "back on the map". We could use your help.
 
 
     
 
     
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