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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] US Unlimited and Glider Team Updates


Thread: [Acro] US Unlimited and Glider Team Updates

Message: [Acro] US Unlimited and Glider Team Updates

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From: Karen King <karen at>

Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 19:34:45 UTC


  Hello again,

You can check out the latest news at

Team Publicist Diane Frost is doing a great job keeping us up-to-date 
with both words and pictures.

As most of you know, Team USA rocked during the Freestyle. Our top 
three pilots won Gold (David Martin), Bronze (Robert Armstrong) and 
5th place (Kirby Chambliss) for that flight. That puts our men in 
Gold Medal position going in to the Unknowns, which have already 

I can't begin to tell you how much those words of encouragment mean, 
especially when you are on a roll like our Unlimited Power Team. 
Please email them at dianeefrost at and let them know we're 
behind them all the way!

Our Glider Team is having some challenges at their contest due to hot 
weather and other difficult conditions. Despite beginning their 
contest on Friday,as of this morning, they had yet to finish their 
Known. Team Pilots Kim Reniska and John Lumley's update can also be 
found on the US Aerobatic Foundation website.

Also, hats off to Hubie Tolson and his $1000 challenge, and to all of 
you who have stepped up to the plate to help defray the unexpected 
costs associated with the C-5A. Team USA is doing you proud!

Karen Minkus


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