Race Articles

Race Articles

1988 SP Air Race - Improving your chances - 3

1988 State President's Trophy Air Race

IMPROVING YOUR CHANCES OF A WIN

A series of three articles written by Vic Kaiser prior to the 1988 Air Race

1988 SP Air Race - Improving your chances - 2

1988 State President's Trophy Air Race

IMPROVING YOUR CHANCES OF A WIN

A series of three articles written by Vic Kaiser prior to the 1988 Air Race

1988 SP Air Race - Improving your chances - 1

1988 State President's Trophy Air Race

IMPROVING YOUR CHANCES OF A WIN

A series of three articles written by Vic Kaiser prior to the 1988 Air Race

1998 President's Trophy Air Race

1998 President's Trophy Air Race

Tempe, Bloemfontein - July 1998.

Article by Barry de Groot

For many years I have wanted to fly the SP Air Race but have never had the opportunity or the right aircraft, so when Len Alford of Shadow Lite CC suggested that we enter his Jabiru, the factory demo plane, I grabbed the idea with both hands.

1997 President's Trophy Air Race

New Tempe, Bloemfontein

Article by Mike van Ginkel

This year's President's Trophy Air Race took place at Tempe Bloemfontein on the 14th and 15th of June in superb flying weather.

85 participants finsihed the two day race with one entry, a Cessna 210, force landing only 4kms short of the finishing line with slight damage and no injuries.