Lonestar lonestar xc championship

Lonestar Hearne, Texas

The LoneStar XC camp is designed for all levels of paraglider pilots, who want to improve thermal and XC skills in a low stress environment. Texas offers consistent strong smooth lift with amazing cloud streets. 100 mile flights are common place in Hearne, Texas.

Daily clinics and discussions about flying XC and all related topics.

This is the site of the two longest race to goal tasks ever completed in the world. 198 kms.

Lonestar 2024

August 4 to August 9

Entry fee is $300, 10% goes to prize money, and includes t-shirt, XC retrieval, scoring, awards ceremony and dinner. Tow/retrieve fee is $300.

We average 5 out of 6 days flown and many pilots fly personal bests, scoring, prize money and awards ceremony.

Registration

Pilot List 9 pilots registered

Name Glider
1 Brandon Brantley Gin Calypso
2 Max Montgomery Ozone Zeno
3 Steve Messinger
4 Trent Okeson Advance Iota DLS
5 Valter Castilho Air Design Volt 4
6 Thomas McCormick Ozone Zeno 2
7 Douglas Dillon Gin Evora
8 Dennis Johnson Gin Leapard
9 David Weaver Advance Epsilon 9

Plenty of hotels, restaurants and Big Miles!

50 pilot limit.

Spot or other GPS tracking device highly recommended.

Scoring

Each pilot must have an approved GPS device that can record their track log from each day's flight. These tracks should be downloaded and emailed to our score keeper. We use FAI-approved score software, following the established rules and using the standard algorithms.

Waypoints

You can download the waypoints for the competition here

Results 2018

Name Total
Ali Mahdavi 205
Bill Hudson 1,451
Brad Morton 274
David Prentice 1,347
John Davis 622
Josiah Sewell 3,775
Maxime Legaignoux 1,940
Kyle O'Glee 3,227
Melissa Morton 275
Tim Kanclerowicz 853
Matt Ingram 2,481
Philip Morgan 137
Rick Fullmer 1,400
Samuel Ruiz 1,716
Valter Castilho 2,508
Wyatt Lines 323
Robert Simpson 1,710
Doug Wenger 206
Andrew Rayhill 1,744
Christian Gordon 147

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