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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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Jan 29, 2019 Newsletter

Jan 29, 2019 Newsletter

Cold Day Hot Racing The RC Club racing on Sunday, Jan. 27 was outstanding and the competition was hot. There were fun specialty races that made it even more fun for the racers. In the Stock touring class, there some close finishes. Mathew W. dominated the top spot while Ryan, Mathew T. and Team Hadley competed for the second and third. Team Hadley did well finish third in all three races. Ryan was second in Round 2 and the Main….

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Jan 15, 2019 Newsletter

Jan 15, 2019 Newsletter

Improving Numbers On Sunday, Jan. 13 the RC Club held its first race of the New Year. He drivers showed some improving lap totals. In the Slash Class we saw some improved driving and spectacular crashes. Heat 1 of Round 1 Eric drove a great race with 18 laps in 5:03.03. Alex was only six seconds behind him in second. Henry, Ryan, Matteo, Nathan, Mathew W. and Brock followed them. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Jordan, Brayden and Husayn…

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December 11, 2018 Newsletter

December 11, 2018 Newsletter

Slam Bam Racing On Sunday, Dec. 9 the RC Club hosted a race in the Hadley gym. It was an exciting day of racing with many crashes and close racing. In the Student Touring Class the drivers exhibited more skills and less body banging. In Round 1 Mathew W. earned the victory with 15 laps in 5:06.22. He was followed by Nathan, Mathew T., and Benjamin. In Round 2 Nathan drove well for the victory with 11 laps in 5:19.58….

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November 11, 2018 Newsletter

November 11, 2018 Newsletter

A Great Day Of Racing On November 11 the RC Club held its third race of the school with close side-by-side action. The SCT (Short Course Truck Class) gave the audience a lot of entertaining competition. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Mathew W. lapped the field with 22 laps in     5:07.06. Husayn, Ryan and Jordan followed him. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Brayden was victorious with 17 laps in 5:03.96. He was followed by Matteo, Jude, Nathan, Rohail,…

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