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« on: July 31, 2010, 11:27 PM »

Anyone around Stockton, Ca area like to fly?  Just got back into the hobby a few months ago and have a couple decent places here to fly.  A small field at the waterfront and the soccer park at the airport.
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« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2010, 11:58 PM »

C'mon up to Chico. 
It's not that far.  Back in the day when I was working for the Giraffe I drove down there all the time.

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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2010, 01:25 AM »

Dennis Fishback (Dorsal) lives in Tracy. You can get his email from the members list.
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2010, 09:19 AM »

George (moegeo) is in Modesto

Big Jeff is in Stockton (might go by Naswifty on the forum), got that from a post in Kite Party Roll Call

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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2010, 02:54 PM »

I live and fly in Patterson. Maybe me, Ca Ike, George and anyone else who wants to, could meet and fly in the Ripon park?
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2010, 10:13 PM »

Might be fun tony and we can have a lawn dart competition  Cheesy  My quantum just loves to kiss dirt lol.  Not a bad idea there steve ,if my other half allows me lol (haven't got her into it yet).  When I can get that way I'll have to stop by and check out the shop too.
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2010, 10:42 PM »

I live and fly in Patterson. Maybe me, Ca Ike, George and anyone else who wants to, could meet and fly in the Ripon park?


It sounds fine by me. The wind has been pretty good around here lately, although I haven't had much time to fly.
Ozonejim isn't too terribly far from here as well.
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« Reply #7 on: August 02, 2010, 12:39 AM »

My calendar is totally open so I'll leave it you guys to set a date/time and I'll be there:) Just let me know when.
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« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2010, 08:14 AM »

I'm game!! Set a date so that I can check my calendar:)
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« Reply #9 on: August 02, 2010, 05:55 PM »

Great to have a few willing to meet up, now if the wind gods will keep being kind to us we'll get something set up.  I'm wondering what happened to the 8mph winds the reports said was supposed to be happening here at 3pm today lol. I think weather.com needs better equipment.  Can I assume a weekend would be best for everyone?
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« Reply #10 on: August 02, 2010, 06:01 PM »

How about this Sunday, say noon?
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« Reply #11 on: August 02, 2010, 09:27 PM »

Sounds good to me Geo.  Where exactly is this park in ripon?  PM me with the details and I'll haul my kites and beginner behind out there Tongue.  Oh and I'll make sure ask the winds gods to be kind to us lol.
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« Reply #12 on: August 02, 2010, 09:35 PM »

99 South to Jack Tone exit. Turn left over the highway, turn right on River Rd. If you show up at noon, look to your left...if there is any wind at all the Air Form will point the way Wink
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« Reply #13 on: August 02, 2010, 10:20 PM »

Got it noted and sent Tony and ozonejim a pm as well.  Anyone else that wants to come feel free.  Mistlin Park right Geo?
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« Reply #14 on: August 03, 2010, 01:17 AM »

I'll be there:)
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