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Feb 11, 2020 Newsletter

Feb 11, 2020 Newsletter

Rough House Racing The RC Club raced on Sunday, Feb 9. The racing was rough and tough at times and other times the racing was very clean and controlled. In the Slash Class there several drivers that racked up a lot of very clean laps. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Nathan edged out Carter for the top spot by ten seconds. He had 16 laps in 5:00.04.  In Heat 2 of Round 1 Eric lapped the field for a…

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Jan 27, 2020 Newsletter

Jan 27, 2020 Newsletter

Rug Burn Racing   On Sunday, Jan. 26 the RC Club went racing and the many crashes left some rug burned bodies, dents and broken parts. Those drivers that drove clean races with great control did well and scored more points. In the Slash class the drivers got tangled in some vicious crashes. In Heat 1 of Round 1 there was a close fought battle between Ben C., Alex R., and Carter N. Ben was first, Alex was second, and…

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Jan 14, 2020 Newsletter

Jan 14, 2020 Newsletter

Wildcat Racing News Great Performances On Sunday, January 12 the RC Club held its first race of the new year. While some drivers were shaking off the rust from their Winter break, others turned in great performances. In the Slash Class aggressive driving led to some great driving and bad crashes. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Ben C., one of the Forest Glen crew, got the win with 15 laps in 505. 74. He was closely followed by Andres…

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Dec 3, 2019 Newsletter

Dec 3, 2019 Newsletter

Wildcat Racing News Broken Parts On Nov 17 the RC Club held its fourth race of the year.  Overly aggressive driving led to broken parts, less track time and fewer points. In Heat 1 of Round 1 in the Slash Class Eric drove a smart, wreck free race for the win with 17 laps in 5:16.94. Following him were Alex R., Benjamin, Nathan, Clarence and Sean. In Heat 2 of Round 1 in the Slash Class Rohail drove a very…

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Nov 5, 2019 Newsletter

Nov 5, 2019 Newsletter

Nail Biting Racing    On Sunday, Nov. 3 the RC Club hosted an exciting day of racing with close finishes.  In Round 1 of the Slash Class Benjamin S. edged out Eric Scherer for the top spot. Benjamin S. had 17 in 5:03.42 and Eric had 17 laps in 5:05.49. Clarence, Nathan, and Rohail followed them. In Round 2 Nathan drove very will for the win with 19n laps in 5:10.16. Benjamin S. was second, Eric was third, Clarence was…

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Oct 22, 2019 Newsletter

Oct 22, 2019 Newsletter

Exciting Racing On Sunday, Oct. 20 the RC Club hosted an exciting day of racing. In the Rookie Slash Class our new drivers showed some improving skills. In Round 1 Carter earned the top spot. He had 14 laps in 5:15.84. He was followed by Andres , Edwin, and Ryan. In Round 2 Sean drove a very good race for the win with 16 laps in 5:16.66. Carter Andres, Edwin and Ryan followed him. In the Main Sean ran the…

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Oct 8, 2019 Newsletter

Oct 8, 2019 Newsletter

A Great Day of Racing The Hadley RC Club held it’s first race of the school year Sunday. We had a very good turnout and excellent racing. Out veterans and rookies had a good time. In Round 1 there was some close exciting racing. In the Slash Heat Alex R. got the win with 21 laps in 5:08.75. He was followed by Eric, Clarence, Benjamin and Rohail. In the Rookie Slash Heat Sean was the winner with 16 laps in…

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Mar 12, 2019 Newsletter

Mar 12, 2019 Newsletter

Close and Exciting On Sunday, March 3 the RC Club held another exciting day of racing. We saw some good performances by our experienced and rookie drivers. There were some broken parts as a result of aggressive driving and the infrequent use of their brakes. In the Slash Class there were some broken parts that took drivers out of contention and some close racing.  Mathew W. won Heat 1 of Round 1, In Heat 2 of Round 1 Rohail Kahn…

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March 5, 2019 Newsletter

March 5, 2019 Newsletter

Tough Competitive Racing On Sunday, February 24 the RC Club hosted a day of rock’em sock’em racing. The racing was hard, competitive and led to many broken parts.  Those drivers who drove clean laps and avoided crashes scored more points than those who crashed, rolled over and hit other cars or trucks. In the Slash Class there was a lot of hard contact and broken parts. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Henry edged out Eric for the top spot….

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Feb 12, 2019 Newsletter

Feb 12, 2019 Newsletter

The New Traxxas Bandits Hit the Track The RC Club resumed its racing team program with Traxxas Bandit buggies. There a four teams with a Crew Chief three drivers and adult helper. All the buggies are the same. The team names come from the color of the Bandit’s bumpers. The teams receive one point for each lap and 5 bonus points if they don’t break any parts. In Round 1 the Black Team was the top team with 20 laps…

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