Hus Bos Cup 2019 Blog

Day one results

The results are in from Day 1 of the Husbands Bosworth Challenge Cup! Richard Large took first position, with Bob Bromwich in second and Chris Luton in third.

That Sunday morning feeling

That Sunday morning feeling

A rather belated good morning from us today - we've been suffering from technical gremlins which have kep us very busy - we even had to delay Briefing by 30 minutes! However we've now got tasks set, gliders gridded up and pilots briefed. Now we are all waiting to see...

Day 1…

is proving a good race with most of the pack getting round and only a very light scattering of gliders into fields. Scores and a daily summary to follow later!

That Sunday morning feeling

Grid launched on task A

A steady stream of gliders have called start - watch them on the live tracking - click News / HBCC Status on the menu above.

An overview of Task 1

The opening task of the Husbands Bosworth Challenge Cup sees the competitors flying a 200km track to the east of the airfield. Task setter Liz Sparrow introduces today's race.