Archive for July 31st, 2019


North of Avila for Ana (70km+) and a reserve throw for Martin.

July 31st, 2019 - Posted by Steve Ham

Rasp perfectly described the day, with wind coming on hill around 2pm and a swing to the NNE after the Pass of the convergence with a strong SE east of track.  Sofi, Dimitri, Colin, Ana, Martyn and myself crossed the Pass, myself with a gaggle of sailplanes at 3500m.  Unfortuntely Martin (Mantra 6) had to […]

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Tuesday 20th July: 2 Goal flights to Barco. Morning and evening.

July 31st, 2019 - Posted by Steve Ham

A NE flow day and poor thermals initially,  We did the classic run to Barco on the xc flight, then repeated it for the eveinging flight (though only Sofi and I arrived on that one).

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Monday 29th July. Avila Goal

July 31st, 2019 - Posted by Steve Ham

Goal for Sofi and I on a day with quite scratch conditons in the Piedrahita valley then N convergence in Ambles valley.  A bit windy on landing in Avila for us both. Very nice evening flying later for all.

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