Free Flight Calendar

Last update: May 11, 2022

Al Timko Launching his Wanderer, Flying Aces Club Non-Nats.

Al Timko Launching his Wanderer, Flying Aces Club Non-Nats.

The NFFS Free Flight Calendar provides information on all types of free flight contests and other events from AMA, to Nostalgia, SAM, OT, FAC, America’s Cup, World Cup and National Cup events in the U.S. and Canada.

Underlined contests are linked to fliers with detailed information.
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Always confirm all dates and schedules before traveling.

NC      = National Cup
NC(E)  = National Cup Exempt
AC       = America’s Cup
WC      = World Cup
  I         = Indoor events

Send your event information and fliers to Don DeLoach.
831 E. Willamette Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903
digest@freeflight.org

January 2022

Jan 11 - Jan 12 FMA Record TrialsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL, — More Info: Rex Hinson rexh@tampabay.rr.com
Jan 15 - Jan 17 Southwest RegionalsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: AC, NC(E) — Sponsor: SWR — Eloy, AZ, — More Info: swregionals.org

February 2022

Feb 11 - Feb 13 I  EAA Flight FestEvents: Indoor — Oshkosh, WI,
Feb 12 - Feb 15 Kiwi CupEvents: F1A, F1B, F1C — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA, — More Info: Brian Van Nest bisheatf1a@gmail.com 760-937-0177
Feb 12 - Feb 13 IsaacsonEvents: FAI — Cup: AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 13 Kiwi CupEvents: F1G, F1H, F1J — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA, — More Info: Brian Van Nest bisheatf1a@gmail.com 760-937-0177
Feb 13 I  Willamette Modelers Club IndoorEvents: AMA, FAI, FAC — Sponsor: WMC — Albany OR,
Feb 13 I  MMM Indoor ScrambleEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMM — Manitou Spgs., CO,
Feb 14 Kiwi Cup F1EEvents: F1E — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA, — More Info: Brian Van Nest bisheatf1a@gmail.com 760-937-0177
Feb 15 Ladies Tea PartyEvents: Tea — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 16 North American CupEvents: FAI — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 16 SCAMPS MonthlyEvents: AMA, SAM, NFFS — Sponsor: SCAMPS — Perris, CA,
Feb 16 North American CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC, AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 17 California Cup F1EEvents: F1E — Cup: AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 18 Max MenEvents: F1G, F1H, F1J — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 19 America’s Cup BanquetSponsor: SCAT — TBD,
Feb 19 - Feb 21 Max MenEvents: FAI — Cup: AC, WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Feb 19 I  TTOMA Monthly IndoorEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC — Sponsor: TTOMA — Macon, GA,
Feb 20 President’s CupEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Feb 20 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Feb 26 - Feb 27 SGMA Spring BashEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Sponsor: SGMA — Rancho Cordova, CA,

March 2022

Mar 12 - Mar 13 SCAT Annual *** RESCHEDULED ***Events: FAI, AMA, NFFS — Cup: AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Mar 12 I  TTOMA Monthly IndoorEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC — Sponsor: TTOMA — Macon, GA,
Mar 13 I  MMM Indoor ScrambleEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMM — Manitou Spgs., CO,
Mar 16 SCAMPS MonthlyEvents: AMA, SAM, NFFS — Sponsor: SCAMPS — Perris, CA,
Mar 19 St. Patty’s BashEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Mar 20 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Mar 20 I  Willamette Modelers Club IndoorEvents: AMA, FAI, FAC — Sponsor: WMC — Albany OR,
Mar 22 - Mar 24 67th King Orange InternationalEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAI — Cup: AC, NC(E) — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
Mar 26 - Mar 27 I  3rd Jim Richmond OpenEvents: Indoor — West Baden, IN, — More Info: Rey Mazzocco aprivpilot@gmail.com
Mar 26 Sierra ChampsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: NCFFC — Rancho Cordova, CA,
Mar 27 I  15th Pikes Peak Ceiling ClimbEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMM — Colorado Spgs., CO,

April 2022

Apr 1 - Apr 3 I  Willamette Modelers Club IndoorEvents: AMA, FAI, FAC — Sponsor: WMC — Albany OR,
Apr 2 - Apr 3 Gainesville FF ChampsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: TCC — Gainesville, TX,
Apr 2 I  HAFFA IndoorEvents: AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: HAFFA — Osawatomie, KS, — More Info: Jeff Renz jjprenz@msn.com
Apr 8 - Apr 10 San Valeers AnnualEvents: FAI, AMA, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: SV — Lost Hills, CA, — More Info: AMA/NOST CD: Rob Cobb (818)235-4641(text only) FAI CD: Mike Thompson (805)404-6173
Apr 8 - Apr 10 SCAMPS & SCIFS TexacoEvents: AMA, NFFS — Sponsor: SCAMPS, SCIFS — Lost Hills, CA, — More Info: Dan Heinrich (909) 223-7643 AeronutD@CS.com
Apr 9 - Apr 11 I  Round Valley IndoorEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAI, FAC — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eagar, AZ,
Apr 9 I  TTOMA Monthly IndoorEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC — Sponsor: TTOMA — Macon, GA,
Apr 10 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Apr 12 - Apr 13 FMA Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
Apr 13 SCAMPS MonthlyEvents: AMA, SAM, NFFS — Sponsor: SCAMPS — Perris, CA,
Apr 24 TTOMA MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Apr 24 April Fool’sEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Apr 24 MMM Monthly ScrambleEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Apr 29 - May 1 NorCal ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: NCFFC — Rancho Cordova, CA,
Apr 30 I  Cloudbusters Indoor FlingEvents: AMA, FAC — Sponsor: DCB — Pontiac, MI,
Apr 30 - May 1 WHAM Spring ContestEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAC, FAI — Sponsor: WHAM — Marionm KS, — More Info: Chuck Powell 316-655-3154 chuckpswoop@aol.com

May 2022

May 10 - May 11 FMA Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
May 13 - May 15 Spring OpenerEvents: AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: WNYFFS — Geneseo, NY,
May 14 - May 15 Scale Staffel FACEvents: FAC — Sponsor: SS — Perris, CA,
May 14 - May 15 Spring CupEvents: FAI, AMA, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC, TC — Sponsor: TCC — Hamilton, TX,
May 14 I  TTOMA Monthly IndoorEvents: Indoor, AMA, FAC — Sponsor: TTOMA — Macon, GA,
May 14 - May 15 Kudzu Spring ClassicEvents: FAC, AMA, NFFS — Sponsor: CAFFA, DCM — Raeford, NC, — More Info: Dan Driscoll djdriscoll03@gmail.com, John Diebolt jdiebolt@mindspring.com
May 14 - May 15 Texas Cloud Climbers and FAC May MeleeEvents: AMA, FAI, SAM, FAC, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC, TC — Hamilton, TX, — More Info: Faust Parker 817-757-7866 (on field mobile 713-854-1154 or 832-477-3377) FAC CD: Mike Kelly mobile 478-955-4646 mkellyvich@hotmail.com
May 14 - May 15 Scale Staffel FACEvents: FAC — Sponsor: SS — Perris, CA, — More Info: George Mansfield george_jr@sbcglobal.net
May 15 TTOMA MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
May 15 MMM Monthly ScrambleEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
May 21 Armed Forces MemorialEvents: AMA, FAI — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
May 22 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
May 22 - May 23 Hatschek InternationalEvents: NFFS, AMA, FAI — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: BSS — Wawayanda, NY, — More Info: D. Acton 914-393-7491 davidptacton@hotmail.com
May 24 - May 28 I  AMA Indoor Nationals/USICEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, FAC — Sponsor: NFFS — Eagar, AZ,

June 2022

Jun 4 Western States ChampsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: NCFFC — Rancho Cordova, CA,
Jun 4 - Jun 5 Intercities FAIEvents: FAI — Cup: AC — Sponsor: DBB — Muncie, IN,
Jun 4 - Jun 5 NOFFAEvents: AMA, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: DBB — Muncie, IN,
Jun 5 MMAC Picnic ContestEvents: SAM, AMA, FAC — Sponsor: MMAC — North Branch, MI,
Jun 7 - Jun 8 FMA Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
Jun 10 - Jun 12 Empire State ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAC, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: WNYFFS — Geneseo, NY,
Jun 11 - Jun 12 Henry Spence MemorialEvents: FAI, AMA, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC, TC — Sponsor: TCC — Hamilton, TX,
Jun 12 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Jun 18 - Jun 20 Casino CupEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: MMM — West Wendover, NV, — More Info: Jack Murphy jack.murphy@utahhomes.com
Jun 18 - Jun 19 Muncie Co-opEvents: AMA, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: DBB — Muncie, IN, — More Info: Rudy Kluiber 216-226-6838 rjkhoncho@yahoo.com
Jun 18 - Jun 19 McCook Field FACEvents: FAC — Cup: NC — Sponsor: McCFAC — Muncie, IN, — More Info: Mike Smith 937-607-2351 jobagadonitz@gmail.com
Jun 18 - Jun 19 Three Amigos Small Models MeetEvents: AMA, NFFS — Sponsor: WMC — Tumalo, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Jun 24 - Jun 26 Chattahoochee ChallengeEvents: FAC — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Jun 25 - Jun 26 Texas Scale ChampsEvents: FAC — Sponsor: LSS — Gainesville, TX,
Jun 25 - Jun 26 Skyscrapers AnnualEvents: FAI, NFFS, AMA — Cup: WC, AC, NC — Sponsor: BSS — Wawayanda, NY, — More Info: D. Acton 914-393-7491 davidptacton@hotmail.com
Jun 26 MMM Monthly ScrambleEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,

July 2022

Jul 1 - Jul 3 I  Abram Van Dover Memorial Indoor FF ContestEvents: AMA, FAC — Sponsor: BB — East Tennessee State University Mini Dome Johnson City, TN, — More Info: AMA CD Dave Beazley dbeazley@mindspring.com FAC CD Glen Simpers grfreeflight@hotmail.com
Jul 8 F1E Team Finals + World CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Jul 9 - Jul 10 41st MMM 14-RounderEvents: FAI, AMA, NFFS, SAM — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Jul 10 Summer MeetEvents: SAM, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMAC — North Branch, MI,
Jul 10 TTOMA MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Jul 10 Oldtimer OutdoorEvents: SAM — Sponsor: BE — Bong, WI,
Jul 10 Oldtimer OutdoorEvents: SAM — Sponsor: BE — Bong Field, WI, — More Info: Jeff Annis 262-542-0105
Jul 12 - Jul 13 District V Warm-UpEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAC — Cup: NC — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
Jul 13 - Jul 16 FAC NationalsEvents: FAC — Sponsor: FAC — Geneseo, NY,
Jul 25 - Jul 29 AMA Outdoor Nationals/USOCEvents: AMA, FAI, SAM, FAC, NFFS — Cup: NC(E), AC — Sponsor: AMA — Muncie, IN,
Jul 25 - Jul 30 F1A-B-C-P Jr. World ChampsEvents: FAI — Sponsor: FAI — Moncontour, France,

August 2022

Aug 7 MMM Monthly ScrambleEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Aug 10 Annual OutdoorEvents: SAM — Sponsor: BE — Bong, WI,
Aug 10 Annual OutdoorEvents: SAM — Sponsor: BE — Bong Field, WI, — More Info: Jeff Annis 262-542-0105
Aug 13 Canada CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC — Sponsor: TFAI — Tecumseh, ONT, CAN,
Aug 13 - Aug 14 Tulsa Glue Dobbers 73rd AnnualEvents: AMA, SAM, FAI, FAC, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: TGD — Wellington, KS,
Aug 14 TTOMA MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Aug 14 Almost Silent MeetEvents: SAM, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMAC — North Branch, MI,
Aug 14 Huron CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC — Sponsor: TFAI — Tecumseh, ONT, CAN,
Aug 16 - Aug 17 District V ChampsEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAC — Cup: AC — Sponsor: FMA — Palm Bay, FL,
Aug 17 - Aug 21 Northwest Free Flight ChampsEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Aug 18 Pro P-30Events: AMA — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Aug 18 - Aug 21 Tangent Classic & FAI ChallengeEvents: FAI — Cup: AC — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Aug 19 Vintage FAI PowerEvents: NFFS, AMA — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Aug 19 Vintage WakefieldEvents: NFFS — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Aug 19 Pirate ChallengeEvents: AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: WNYFFS — Geneseo, NY,

September 2022

Sep 3 - Sep 4 Dynasty Cup FAIEvents: FAI — Cup: AC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Sep 3 - Sep 5 56th Rocky Mountain ChampsEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAC — Cup: NC(E) — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Sep 9 - Sep 11 Great Grape GatheringEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAC, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: WNYFFS — Geneseo, NY,
Sep 9 - Sep 11 Vintage FAI /Pro P-30/SPOT MeetEvents: AMA, SAM, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101
Sep 10 SGMA Combo ContestEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: NCFFC — Rancho Cordova, CA,
Sep 10 - Sep 11 Scale Staffel FACEvents: FAC — Sponsor: SS — Perris, CA,
Sep 10 - Sep 11 Scale Staffel FACEvents: FAC — Sponsor: SS — Perris, CA, — More Info: George Mansfield george_jr@sbcglobal.net
Sep 11 Fall Mini Model MeetEvents: SAM, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMAC — North Branch, MI,
Sep 15 - Sep 16 FAC Outdoor ChampsEvents: FAC — Sponsor: McCFAC — Muncie, IN,
Sep 16 - Sep 18 U.S. Free Flight ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, FAI, SAM, NFFS — Cup: NC, AC — Sponsor: LHMAA — Lost Hills, CA,
Sep 17 - Sep 18 Ted Dock MemorialEvents: FAC — Sponsor: McCFAC — Muncie, IN,
Sep 17 - Sep 18 Texas Cloud Climbers ChampsEvents: FAI, AMA, NFFS, SAM — Cup: AC, NC, TC — Sponsor: TCC — Hamilton, TX,
Sep 18 PMAC Fall Kick-offEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Sep 24 - Sep 25 CIA 50th Annual Free Flight ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: CIA — Muncie, IN, — More Info: Mike Abernathy (765)748-6040 ww2eflyer@yahoo.com
Sep 25 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Sep 25 Monthly Scramble (’til dusk)
Sep 30 - Oct 2 Fall Annual/Vintage FAI /Pro P-30Events: NFFS, AMA — Sponsor: WMC — Tangent, OR, — More Info: Bob Stalick freefliter@aol.com 541 928 8101

October 2022

Oct 1 - Oct 2 Barron Field Air RacesEvents: FAC — Sponsor: FAC — Wawayanda, NY, — More Info: Tom Hallman maxfliart@hallmanstudio.com
Oct 1 - Oct 2 RJK Last Chance MeetEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: NOFFA — Muncie, IN,
Oct 1 - Oct 2 HAFFA ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM, FAC — Cup: NC — Sponsor: HAFFA — Marion, KS,
Oct 8 Sierra CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC, AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Oct 9 Kotuku CupEvents: FAI — Cup: WC, AC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Oct 9 OctoberflugEvents: SAM, AMA, FAC, NFFS — Sponsor: MMAC — North Branch, MI,
Oct 10 - Oct 16 U.S. F1A-B-C Team FinalsEvents: FAI — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Oct 15 PMAC MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Oct 15 - Oct 16 CIA Old Time – Nostalgia ContestEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM — Sponsor: CIA — Muncie, IN, — More Info: Meredith Chamberlain 765-643-0485
Oct 16 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,
Oct 16 Monthly ScrambleEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Oct 16 TTOMA MonthlyEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Oct 17 - Oct 21 SAM ChampionshipsEvents: SAM, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: SAM — Muncie, IN,
Oct 21 - Oct 23 WESTFAC WarmupEvents: FAC — Sponsor: WESTFAC — Buckeye, AZ,
Oct 22 - May 19 San Valeers Fall AnnualEvents: AMA, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: SV — Lost Hills, CA,

November 2022

Nov 5 SGMAEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: NCFFC — Rancho Cordova, CA,
Nov 6 Year-end Frito Pie ContestEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: MMM — Denver, CO,
Nov 12 - Nov 13 Dual Clubs Orbiteers/Fresno GMCEvents: AMA, NFFS, SAM — Cup: NC — Sponsor: SDO/FGMC — Lost Hills, CA,
Nov 12 - Nov 14 Patterson MemorialEvents: FAI — Cup: WC — Sponsor: SCAT — Lost Hills, CA,
Nov 13 Armed Forces MemorialEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Nov 16 TTOMA Turkey ShootEvents: AMA, FAC, SAM — Sponsor: TTOMA — Whitesburg, GA,
Nov 20 Orbiteers Record TrialsEvents: AMA, NFFS, FAI, SAM — Sponsor: SDO — Perris, CA,

December 2022

Dec 3 - Dec 4 Arizona ChampionshipsEvents: AMA, FAI, NFFS — Cup: AC, NC — Sponsor: PMAC — Eloy, AZ,
Dec 18 Orbiteers MonthlyEvents: FAC, AMA, FAI — Sponsor: SS/SDO — San Diego, CA,