National Championship Fly- Congratulations to 11 Bird Champion Freddie Thomas and 20 Bird Champ Rodman Pasco! for 2015

Finals

20 Bird Final

Judge: Ferrell Bussing

NameRegionDepthQualityScore
Rodman Pasco-Overcast, light breeze. Rained the last 5 minutes. Good depth and quality. 7,10,6,7,10,13,11,12,5,8/ 11,6,13,8,7,12,6,5/ 10,12,8,6,5,7,9,5,5/ 5,13,7 = 376 raw141.61.6962.56
Wes Robinson- Overcast, breezy. Exciting kit to watch! Good quality, short depth. Landed at 16:37. 8,5,6,5,7,5,5,8,5,5,7,6,12,11,13,17,5/ 7,8,18,5,13/ 6,8,16,13/- = 388 raw 6C1.11.5640.2
Mark Ritter- Cold,cloudy,misty, slight breeze. Nice deep quality spinners. 10, 7, 6, 10, 7, 8, 10 / 9, 6, 5, 8, 11, 7, 5 / 8, 9, 6, 7, 5, 6, 6 / 6, 13, 7, 6 = 242 raw4A1.51.7617.1
Jorge Arechiga- Clear sky, calm. Nice kit but had a falcon attack at the 7 minute mark. 5,7,5,15,5,15,5,5,6,6,5,6,5,5,6,7,10,5,5,8,8,11,5,6,12,5,8,5,5,11,11= 338 raw7B1.21.5608.4
Rich Hayes- calm, partly cloudy. Real nice quality. Wasted roll not in the breaks. 6,9,7,6,10,5,11/5,6,5,7,7,11,5,6,6/9,5,7,10,6,5/5,7= 208 raw. 8C1.31.7459.68
Gary Stephens- Overcast, calm. Hard working kit that was on form today! 6,9,6,5,8,5,8,5,9,11,10/8,8,7,6/5,5,5,6,10,5,5/5,8,14,5,5= 234 raw8B1.21.6449.28
Ramsey Aljouni. Partly Cloudy, slight breeze. Deepest kit so far that lost some breaks due to waterfall. 6,7,5,7,5,6,11,7,5/5,12,6,10,6,5,8,5/5,5,11,6/5,11,5 = 219 Raw 9C1.41.4429.24
Alex Guerrero Qaulifying Kit #1-Overcast, slight breeze. Great work rate the first 10 minutes. 7,8,5,6,9,10,5,5,7,9,10,8,7/8,6,5,8,9,5,7,7,6,5,8/6,8,8,12/- =236 raw9E1.21.5424.8
Tony Hatoum- Chilly, calm, overcast. Looked like could have gave us more with bigger breaks. Nice quality kit. 7,5,8,5,7,7,9/6,13,12,5,8,10,6/5,5,5,5,6,5/5,8= 187 raw8C1.31.6388.96
Mike Allen-Clear,cool, slight breeze. A short but scorable kit. Lost some breaks due to out birds. 5,5,6,7 / 5,7,8,7,7,9,5,7,8 / 8,6,11,5,11,5,7,5,5 / 5,9,5,5,10 = 220 raw 51.11.4338.8
Willie Silvey- Cold, windy- Some nice spinners here. flew through some breaks and a number of 3's and 4's between scorable breaks. 5, 13, 12, 6, 9, 7, 6 / 6, 7, 8, 5, 6/ 6, 7, 8, 5/ 5, 5 = 151 raw 51.41.5317.1
Guil Rand- High clouds, breezy. Very entertaining kit that would have scored more if they didn't go too far away. 7,6,5,6,13,8 / 5,8,6,5,8,5 / 5,6,7,6,7 /6,8,6,6 = 158 Raw 7A1.31.4287.56
Mike Walden. Cloudy, breeze. Hawk attack timeout 1:34. Entertaining kit lost some big breaks due to short birds. 12,9,7,5/8,10,7,6/8,5,5,6,8,11/9,7= 156 Raw 9C1.31.4283.92
Erwin Lopez-Scattered clouds, calm. Active team but flew through a number of breaks. 5, 6, 5, 6, 5, 8, 6, 5, / 7, 5, 6, 7, 7, 5, 5 / 5, 6, 5, 8, 6 / 6, 5 = 129 raw7C1.11.5212.85
Ricky "Rat" Drew- Overcast, breezy. 2:30 minute Falcon timeout. Kit flew a good height and worked well until falcon attack at 12 minutes. 5,8,5,5,5,6,6,7,5/6,8,8,5,6,5/5,7/6 =108 raw 141.21.5194.4
Kenny Billings- Blue skies, slight breeze. Lots of 3's and 4's as birds needed to elevate more. Looked a little rusty but some nice quality spinners. 6,6,8,5,5,6,6,7/11,5,5,7/5,6/- = 93 raw8A1.31.5181.35
Joe Emberton- Clear, calm. Outbirds hurt score. Kit was chased by predators. 6,5,7,6,7,6,9,9,7,5/5,5,7,7/7,6,9/- =113 raw9F1.21.3176.28
Rick Mee- Started windy and calmed down at the end. -/-/6,8,7,5,8,10,6,5/7,6,7,5,6=96 raw8B1.31.4174.72
Mehdi Arzaghi- High coulds, light winds. biggest break of fly so far! 5,5,7,12/ 7/ -/ 15= 93 raw 6B1.31.4169.26
Jay Yandle- Overcast and calm. Birds were flat at first but a little more active down the stretch. Quality improved as they warmed up. - /5,8,5/6,6,5,7/10,5,8,11= 97 Raw 1D1.21.4162.96
Keary Boone Clear, light breeze. Birds flew on same wing mostly. 5,9,5,5/5,6,12/7,5/-= 71 Raw 3A1.31.4129.22
Teng Lee- Overcast, still. Some real nice spinners here. Waterfall breaks hurt the score. 6,7/8,5,6/,10,5/6,5 = 68 raw9H1.21.5122.4
Brad Winward- Cloudy, calm. Kit broke up the last 5 minutes of judging and landed at 18:49. -/ 6,5,7,5,5,6,5 / 6,5,8 / 6,5 = 69 Raw7A`1.21.4115.92
Sid Love- Overcast. There were some good quality birds here. 6/5,7,5,5,8,5/7,5/8,6= 67 raw9F1.11.4103.18
Eddie Avila- Calm high sky, no breeze 6,7,5,6/6,7,6/5,9=57 raw9A1.21.5102.6
Alex Guerrero Qaulifying Kit #2-Overcast, slight breeze. Some good qaulity birds in this kit. 7,5,7,7,6,6,5/5/-/7,5,6 = 66 raw9E1.11.4101.64
Zang Lo. Overcast, calm. Average depth increased some but birds didn't score the last 5 minutes. 5,6,6/5,6,6,5,7/7/- = 53 raw 9H1.21.489.04
Clint Chilton- Overcast, breezy. Some nice quality here, birds spent some time flying low over the field. 5,5,5/6,6/-/7,5,5=44 raw6C1.11.677.44
Don Macauley- Scattered Clouds, windy-took birds to the South some and they flew side to side working their way back. 3 really nice spinners. -/5/5/5/5/6 = 26 raw141.21.443.68
Jim Spring- clear, slight breeze. A hawk flew by and birds stayed on one wing, otherwise looked like they would have done more. 8/-/5/6,7= 26 Raw3A1.11.337.18
Calvin Johnson- Calm high sky, no breeze 5/5/-/- =10 Raw9A1.11.415.4
Carlos Ramiraz- Scattered clouds, calm. Carlos flew the leftovers from attacks. 9I11.36.5
Wayne Cumberland- Extreme wind and clouds. 5 minute extreme weather timeout. Birds down at 13:15. Saw some nice birds here. What happened here today only happens to the nice guys. Very poor weather. Some nice spinners here 3B00DQ
Robert Anguino- High bright sky, calm. 1 bird down at 14 minutes DQ'd kit of 15. 9F00DQ
Bill Willitte-Clear, calm. Frost on the ground. Saw some good spinner here but kit landed at 14:28, 32 seconds short of making time! 2B00DQ

11 Bird Final

Judge: Ferrell Bussing

NameRegionScoreFreddie Thomas- Overcast, breezy. Boy howdy! lots of bonus pts for exceptional depth! Was a honor to judge this kit. 320 raw + 31 bonus6B351John Tigert-Cloudy, windy. A very busy kit that worked in bunches and worked the entire 20 minutes. 338 Raw + 8 Bonus 1E346Ruben Solorio- Clear, light breeze. Very entertaining kit. Good group of birds. 253 raw + 0 bonus 2B253Larry Phillips Cloudy, breezy. Landed at 17:24.. Some nice birds here! 198 Raw 24 Bonus 3A222Heather Wood- breezy, clear. Hawk attack ruined show. 215 raw + 3 bonus. 7C 218Mark Williams-Patchy fog, slight breeze with sun peeking thru. Fairly active. 183 raw + 0 bonus 8B183Barry Wertz- High Clouds, slight breeze. Good bonus earned here. 126 raw + 44 bonus 2D170Shane Anderson. Bright sky, cold. Birds went high, straight above the Judge. 149 raw + 2 binus8C151Dom Cirri- Scattered clouds, light breeze. Started out like a house afire! 99 Raw + 33 Bonus1C132Richard Bell- Sunny, light breeze. Fairly active. 127 raw + 0 bonus 2A127Bob Sparkmen- Scattered clouds and breeze. Birds spent some time behind trees. Raw 112 Bonus 123A124Joe Emberton- Partly cloudy, light breeze. 95 raw + 10 bonus9F105Bryan Lay- Overcast, light breeze. Birds broke up as the fly went on. 100 Raw + 5 Bonus 7A105Leonard Flores- Overcast, calm. 89 raw + 8 bonus9F97Kurtis Hogan- Overcast, calm. Birds tried but just didn't cooperate today. 78 Raw + 2 Bonus7A80Ivan Hanchett- cool, overcast, slight breeze. 75 raw = 0 bonus 8B75Albert Steckel- High clouds, light breeze. Kit never really got going. 1C47John Hayworth-Cold, clear, high winds. 3 really nice birds and wind ruined his chances. 21 raw + 2 bonus523Cliff Ball -Had 87 pts on the books until landed early at 12:45 minutes. A third of the scored birds were 30' or deeper. 1DDQClyde Davis- cold and windy. Birds landed in 45 seconds 3ADQCarlos Gutierrez-breezy, cloudy. very nice deep quality spinners. Best kit Judge ever had to DQ. Landed at 10 minutes 4ADQ