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Northwest Control-Line Calendar

Special thanks in compiling this list to the sponsors of the contests involved.

A note about submitting flyers for this page: The preferred format for downloadable items (flyers, motel lists, etc.) is PDF documents. Please send items to the editor in PDF form if you have the capability. Word processing or hard copy documents can be accepted, but they involve a bit more work on the part of the editor. Thanks for your help! For more information or to submit items, e-mail the editor.

April 7

April 20-22

  • Jim Walker Memorial Spring Tune-Up, Jim Walker Memorial CL Field, East Delta Park, Portland, Ore.
    Friday: Northwest Super Sport Race, Clown Race, Northwest Sport Race, Record Ratio AMA Speed and Record Ratio Northwest Speed
    High-Performance 1/2-A Combat, 80 mph Combat, Old-Time Stunt, Classic-Nostalgia Stunt, Profile Stunt, Record Ratio AMA Speed and Record Ratio Northwest Speed
    Precision Aerobatics, AMA Fast Combat, Northwest Sport 40 Carrier, Northwest .15 Carrier
    Sponsored by Northwest Fireballs. You can download a flyer with all the details or email for information.

May 25-27

  • 47th Northwest Control-Line Regionals, Roseburg Regional Airport, Roseburg, Ore.
    Friday: Speed, Navy Carrier, Old-Time Stunt, Beginner-Intermediate Precision Aerobatics, .15 Fast Combat
    Speed, Navy Carrier, Classic Stunt, Profile Stunt, Scale, High-Performance 1/2-A Combat and 80mph Combat
    Sunday: Navy Carrier, Advanced-Expert Precision Aerobatics, AMA Fast Combat, Class I Mouse Race, NW Sport Race, NW Super Sport Race, Clown Race
    Download a flyer with all the details or email for information.
    Download an advance entry form and mail it in now to get a discount on your entry fee and T-shirt order.
    Lodging in Roseburg: The host hotel for the 2018 Regionals is the Hampton Inn and Suites. For a special rate of $104, call 541-673-0901 by May 11. SPECIAL NOTE: The Hampton is replacing the Windmill Inn, our past host hotel. The Windmill will be gone by the time of the contest, but the telephone number listed above is the Windmill's number, which is being used during the transition. When you call, make sure to mention the Northwest Regionals group rate for the Hampton; you should be transferred to a Hilton hotels representative, who will have the information about the group rate and will book your room. Please let us know if you encounter any problems.
    If you would like to be a prize or trophy sponsor, download the sponsorship form.

June 10

July 1

July 15

Aug. 10-12

  • Bladder Grabber XL AMA Fast Combat Tournament and 1/2-A Grabber, Harvey Field, Snohomish, Wash.
    Friday: Double-elimination High-Performance 1/2-A Combat.
    Saturday-Sunday: Seven rounds of AMA Fast Combat, plus semifinals and finals.
    Food provided. Line-tension shutoffs required for Fast Combat.Email for information.

Oct. 6-7

  • 32nd annual Fall Follies, Bill Riegel Model Airpark, Salem, Ore., for stunt and racing. All details tentative. Email for information.

Nov. 24

  • Portland Northwest Sport Race, Jim Walker Memorial Control-Line Field, East Delta Park, Portland, Ore. Details tentative. Email for information.

Submit your 2018 contest information now!

E-mail all the details of your upcoming Northwest Contest to John Thompson for inclusion in this calendar. It's never too early to get your contest information in the calendar.We can include e-mail links, web links, and can post downloadable pdf flyers. E-mail the editor now!

Post your flyer: Send your flyer to the Webmaster in PDF form, for posting on this website, or give us the link to your web site for posting in the calendar. E-mail John Thompson.

Nationwide contest information

Although this calendar is intended for Northwest events, we will publish out-of-region events on special request. To find out about control-line competition all over the United States, check out the contest calendar maintained by the Academy of Model Aeronautics

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This page was upated March 20, 2018