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Piedrahita-Belanlga de Duero 234km on Sunday by Godo Fedo

August 12th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Ham

Well, Sunday was pretty epic after all.  Looked amazing from the van as I drove back from Madrid, and Chinnie did it some justice on his late afternoon flight to the Pass and back.  Bill will be annoyed to see that his bomb out at Villafranca put an end to something potentially very big!

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Nigel Page´s article on Piedrahita Flying Tips for Derbyshire Club

August 12th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Ham

This is an excellent article written by Nigel Page for the Derbyshire Club visit.  Nigel Has been visiting us for over a decade and has had heaps of airtime and distance here.  He is also the Author of 50km or Bust. Piedrahita PG Tips – Nigel Page This is a quickly written draft of a […]

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SW, Cloud base 4500m. Early CB

August 12th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Ham

Skew T diagrams For an explanation of how to read this please do some homework and read Skew T Basics on  You need to Join which is free, then look in the turorials under convective weather or Mountain Meterology Briefing at 10.30am(need to discuss trackers use, airspace to the E, SW convergence and some general […]

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