Today Standard Class pilot Bob Fletcher and PG crew chief Jose Ignacio Otero decided to eschew the local weather and see the local area on foot!
In the words of Jose, we “made the 10 km (21,235) steps from Pociunai to Prinea”. Here are some more of Jose’s pix from their walk.
The weather gurus have not been kind for the official practice days. Tomorrow is the Opening ceremony as 120 pilots prepare for the completion to begin on Sunday. Gooooooo USA!
Leigh’s connection to soaring and competition is through her husband, SZ, for whom she’s crewed for 44 years. She’s a passionate supporter of the US Teams and loves contest reporting. She currently resides in both Steamboat Springs, Co. and Greenville, SC.