Archive for July 17th, 2014


Mike Thomas´s video

July 17th, 2014 - Posted by Steve Ham

Here is Mikes last video from last week.  The first day in a set of 5 epic conditions days.  Since then the conditions have ramped up .   Thanks Mike, wish you could have had the rest of the set of days

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153km, 138km, 122km, 115km from Lastra in Epic conditions

July 17th, 2014 - Posted by Steve Ham

Yesterdays light wind and amazing thermals gave us a crop of big flights and some PBs.  With climbs to over 4000m, and a  track away from the Madrid Airspace we had pilots scattered across the North of Castilla. Conditions at Lastra were paraticulary good with easy take offs and quick and easy to get without […]

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Stronger from south. High temp alerts. Wind Update 10.20 am

July 17th, 2014 - Posted by Steve Ham

Update.  at 10am the wind still seems 20kmhr+ at take off and has swung more west.  It is difficult to accurately gauge the windspeed with the large windsock, since it is opened with a metal bar at the front and inflates with little wind.  However, it is bouncing around a fair bit. West at Lastra […]

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