May 2012

The 2012 President’s Trophy Air Race was held at Upington 24 to 26 May 2012

1st Place – Race 76 ZU-JHA Vans Rv-6 Alewyn Burger, Chris Ferreira
2nd Place – Race 12 ZS-KJB – Cessna 210N Willie Griessel, Boebie Hattingh
3rd Place – Race 3 Zs-IBX – Beech E33 Johan Doubell, Jannie Visser

Full results, trophies, routes, exclusions and penalties now attached

2012 President’s Trophy Air Race

Held at Upington – 24 to 26 May 2012

Total Distance: 656.13 Nautical Miles

Full Results

(Click on RACE NUMBER to access score sheet.)

PosRace NoA/c Reg.Aircraft
Make & Model
HPH/Cap
Knots
Speed
Knots
Gain(-)
or Loss
Pilot
Navigator
Province
Club
176ZU-JHAVan’s A/C
RV-6
180166.37167.2100:01:12Alewyn Burger
Chris Ferreira
Gauteng
Stellenbosch F.C.
212ZS-KJBCessna
210N
300166.43166.2400:00:17Willie Griesel
Boebie Hattingh
Mpumalanga
Durban Wings Club
33ZS-IBXBeech
E33
285168.50165.8600:03:43Johan Doubell
Jannie Visser
Northern Cape
Kuruman Flying Club
494ZS-KTOAerostar
600A
290212.77207.9800:04:46Colin Jordaan
Gerhard van Zyl
Gauteng
Kempton Park F.C.
557ZU-FCEVan’s A/C
RV-8
180177.88173.2500:05:55Dawie van Staden
Gary Regan
Gauteng
Kitty Hawk F.C.
632ZS-HJFPiper
PA-24-260-C
260164.58160.0900:07:13Henk Scheepers
Johan Scheepers
Gauteng
Aero Club
737ZS-DZZPiper
PA-24-400
400190.67184.1800:07:17John Sayers
Jack Coetzer
Gauteng
Hoedspruit F.C.
844ZS-IJLBeech
K35
250163.56158.6700:07:55Mike Howell
Tom Marx
Northern Cape
Kuruman Flying Club
990ZS-FXUCessna
210J
285169.66163.9300:08:07Andre Tonkin
Douw Wentzel
Mpumalanga
Durban Wings Club
1055ZS-JLWPiper
PA-23E-250T
250187.48178.5900:10:27Bryan Belcher
Graeme Smart
Gauteng
Krugersdorp F.C.
1121ZS-SRCCirrus
SR-22 G2
310177.28169.1800:10:38Piet Nieuwenhuizen
Carl Basson
Northern Cape
Kimberley M.A.C.
1253ZS-JLTCessna
182P II
230136.94131.9200:10:57Donovan Bailey
Lawrence Hill
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Durban Wings Club
132ZU-MERVan’s A/C
RV-7A
180169.30159.6200:14:06Chris Booysen
Tracy Booysen
Eastern Cape
Algoa Flying Club
1447ZS-MEJCessna
T210M
310179.21168.3800:14:07Pieter Burger
Albie van Zyl
Northern Cape
Vryburg Aeron. Ass.
157ZU-MBDBedecorp
BD-4C
210157.38149.0600:14:28Jakkie de Vries
Marcel Viljoen
Western Cape
Worcester F.C.
1698ZS-PBXMooney
M20F
200146.87139.1300:14:56Neil Grobbelaar
Barry de Groot
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Border Aviation Club
1799ZS-MTRCessna
210M
300167.14156.8200:15:29Johan la Grange
Yolande la Grange
Northern Cape
Bloem Flying Club
1836ZS-MJNCessna
210M
300168.36158.0100:15:49Newton Walker
Matt Ford
Northern Cape
Upington Flying Club
1924ZU-LHDVan’s A/C
RV-8
200176.81164.5100:16:39Alan Fergus
Johan Ferreira
Western Cape
Stellenbosch F.C.
2086ZS-JZZPiper
PA-34-200T
200175.07162.8700:17:21Dominique Van Roey
Leon Bouttell
Gauteng
Aero Club
218ZS-CBFMooney
M20C Mk21
180143.89134.9400:19:10Waldo Verster
Trevor Davids
Gauteng
Fly Inn
2269ZS-OSVPiper
PA-34-220T
220178.06164.4700:19:46Colin Chapman
Brandon Bregman
Gauteng
Aero Club
2383ZU-TAFAirplane F
Sling 4
115119.97113.0100:20:12Mike Blyth
Andrew Pitman
Gauteng
Sling Racing Team
2410ZS-CNZCessna
172A
145110.87104.9500:20:31Mary de Klerk
Thys van der Merwe
Gauteng
Durban Wings Club
2593ZU-XMLSA Ravin
500
260175.83167.7100:20:50Calle Hedberg
Mike Visagie
Western Cape
Cape Town F.C.
2617ZS-SHVCessna
172N II
160116.06109.3300:20:54Peter Gilbert
Yusuf Vahed
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Durban Wings Club
2770ZS-EUBMooney
M20F
200147.33136.5000:21:12Kobus vd Merwe
Danie vd Merwe
Gauteng
Aero Club
2848ZS-KSWCessna
182R II
230138.49128.3800:22:23Louw van Reenen
Riaan Pretorius
Free State
Kimberley F.S.
2950ZU-FHMVan’s A/C
RV-8
180177.88161.1900:22:55Ross Leighton
Richard Adcock
Western Cape
Western Cape ML Club
3074ZS-MJRNavion
Navion H
285151.14138.8700:23:01Rudi Marx
Dawie Brits
Gauteng
Aero Club
3159ZS-JWLCessna
T210L
285171.32155.8700:24:46Leon Koekemoer
Andre Koen
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Durban Wings Club
3235ZS-PZGBeech
A36
285173.39161.9300:26:04Richard Moore
Dean Butt
Eastern Cape
Algoa Flying Club
3315ZU-FRXAirplane F
Sling 2
100118.52109.7600:26:32Grant Raubenheimer
Rob McFie
Gauteng
Sling Team
3414ZS-CUXCessna
172C
145111.82103.8700:26:56Quentin Taylor
Dicky Swanepoel
Gauteng
Aero Club
3597ZU-TAEAirplane F
Sling 2
100118.52109.5300:27:16James Pitman
Terry Musiker
Gauteng
Aero Club
369ZU-NIKVan’s A/C
RV-7
180173.62161.0300:28:44Shawn Uren
Nick McFall
Western Cape
Stellenbosch F.C.
3789ZU-DTBDyn’Aero
MCR-4S
115131.21118.0700:33:24Jonty Esser
Sandra Goddard
Limpopo
Pietersburg F.C.
3826ZS-DSGCirrus
SR-22 Xi
315192.00164.8500:33:47Sakkie Gerber
Johan Jooste
Northern Cape
Aero Club
3982ZU-FNDVan’s A/C
RV-9A
160160.60141.8200:33:57Wynand Lotter
Gerhard vd Westhuize
Northern Cape
Kuruman Flying Club
4018ZS-ECKCessna
182H
230134.35120.3800:34:01Hubert Wentzel
Eduard du Plessis
Gauteng
Superior Pilot Svcs
416ZS-FMOPiper
PA-28-180D
180125.99111.7800:39:44Renier Kuhn
Mauritz du Plessis
Western Cape
Worcester F.C.
4291ZU-NRCAirplane F
Sling 2
100116.50101.3700:50:25Andrew Lane
Emmie Oelofse
Gauteng
Durban Wings Club
4392ZS-NJCGrumman
AG-5B
180139.00119.0700:57:53Dylan Cunha
John Nel
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Durban Wings Club
4495ZS-DSUCessna
182G
230134.80109.3701:07:55Gavin Brown
Johan Juselius
Kwa-Zulu Natal
Durban Wings Club
4528ZU-FNVPipistrel
Virus SW 100
100147.0091.3602:43:36Martin Grunert
Kobus Nel
Western Cape
Cape Gliding Club
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Race NoA/C RegPilotNavigatorAircraftReason
13ZS-DVZMike GeorgeWillie de BeerCessna 172EMissed two TPs on day 1
22ZS-TZNTienie PrinslooMeyer JacobsCessna 182SDid not complete day 1
23ZS-WZUDave MandelRod CrichtonLancair 360Missed two TPs on day 1
25ZS-NHRIvan MarxMartin MarxPiaggio P166SDid not complete day 2
30ZU-RVENeil CollinsPaul WeichVan’s A/C RV-8Missed one TP on day 1
31ZS-SDWSteve DewsberyPiet SmitDiamond AC DA-42 TDiDid not start day 2
34ZS-FDZChrista GreyvensteinMartiens SteynPiper PA-28-235BMissed two TPs on day 1
38ZS-NZLDirk FourieBraam van GreuningBeech 58Missed one TP on day 2
45ZU-LEBLes LebenonAdrian BarryLancair 360Did not attend briefing day 1
51ZU-EPRAnthony GordonMichelle Steele-SmitTecnam P2004 BravoMissed four TPs on day 1
52ZS-LLHPhil WakeleyScott WakeleyCessna 182BMissed one TP on day 2
54ZS-FHMChris PrinslooMorne du ToitMooney M20CMissed one TP on day 2
56ZS-SDTSarah KaplanMichael SadowskiCessna 172RMissed all TPs on day 1
60ZS-LIXChris BriersJP FourieBeech B55Low altitude exclusion
61ZS-LMLJohn LehmanJudy LehmanCessna 182TMissed one TP on day 2
63ZS-PFODe la Rey TonkinDavid van der LindeCessna 182KMinimum altitude exclusion
67ZS-NEHMike FinchSandy BayneCessna 182HMissed three TPs on day 1
71ZS-KOBDorrien AndrewsKen HawkinsPiper PA-28-235Missed two TPs on day 1
72ZS-TNGDeneys PotgieterCilliers ManserDiamond AC DA-42 NGDid not start day 2
73ZS-IFYChris ShawJohn ShawCessna 177BMissed three TPs on day 1
77ZS-EAYKoos KrugerWillie LindePiper PA-28-235Did not complete day 1
80ZU-WRJAirplane F Sling 2Marc GregsonWarren JonesEngine problem, returned early
81ZS-FIXCessna 182LJohn MarshallSamuel SideaMissed one TP on day 2
84ZS-SLVCessna 182TSteve VenterDean StevensonDid not complete day 2
85ZS-PBFCessna T210RMatthys du PlessisThys du PlessisDid not complete day 2
87ZS-LGDPiper PA-34-220TAllan KynochAnthon MeyerMissed one TP on day 1
88ZS-KHXPiper PA-34-200TRobert MyburghTertius MyburghDid not complete day 1
96ZS-LYYPiper PA-34-200TCliff PikeCraig ReidWithdrawn
100ZS-KSOCessna 182Q IIAnton WheelerHylton AckermanDid not start, pilot license elapsed
105ZS-BTSCessna U206F IIBrett PateAndries VenterMissed one TP on day 1
106ZS-NOICessna 182LMenno ParsonsRob Sieg-RistMissed one TP on day 2

Penalties

Race NoA/C RegPenaltyReason
7ZU-MBD00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
8ZS-CBF00:01:00Maximum altitude penalty day 2
9ZU-NIK00:10:00
00:01:00
10 minute re-entry penalty
Maximum altitude penalty day 2
10ZS-CNZ00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
13ZS-DVZ00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 1
23ZS-WZU00:04:00Maximum altitude penalty day 1
25ZS-NHR00:01:00
00:10:00
Maximum altitude penalty day 1
10 minute re-entry penalty
28ZU-FNV00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
30ZU-RVE00:02:00Maximum altitude penalty day 1
32ZS-HJF00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
34ZS-FDZ00:02:00Maximum altitude penalty day 1
35ZS-PZG00:10:0010 minute re-entry penalty
36ZS-MJN00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 1
38ZS-NZL00:01:00Maximum altitude penalty day 2
44ZS-IJL00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
51ZU-EPR00:14.30Maximum altitude penalty day 1
52ZS-LLH00:01:00Maximum altitude penalty day 2
56ZS-SDT00:02.30Maximum altitude penalty day 1
59ZS-JWL00:01:00
00:01:00
Maximum altitude penalty day 1
Maximum altitude penalty day 2
61ZS-LML00:01.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
67ZS-NEH00:08:00Maximum altitude penalty day 1
69ZS-OSV00:00.30
00:01:00
Maximum altitude penalty day 1
Maximum altitude penalty day 2
71ZS-KOB00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
72ZS-TNG00:10:0010 minute re-entry penalty
73ZS-IFY00:06.30Maximum altitude penalty day 1
77ZS-EAY00:02:00Maximum altitude penalty day 1
81ZS-FIX00:02:00Maximum altitude penalty day 2
82ZU-FND00:01.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
84ZS-SLV00:00.30
00:03:00
Maximum altitude penalty day 1
Maximum altitude penalty day 2
85ZS-PBF00:06:00Maximum altitude penalty day 2
86ZS-JZZ00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
92ZS-NJC00:00.30
00:10:00
Maximum altitude penalty day 1
10 minute re-entry penalty
93ZU-XML00:10:0010 minute re-entry penalty
94ZS-KTO00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2
106ZS-NOI00:00.30Maximum altitude penalty day 2

Day 1
Upington
Rooibakke – 28.162214S 21.892306E
van Zylsrus – 26.886456s 22.062908E
Koppieskraal – 26.965333S 20.241E
Noeniesput – 27.510916S 20.140444E
Road – 28.289167S 20.662333E
Upt

Day 2
Upington
Oryx – 28.210133S 22.234345E
Grobblershoop – 28.871333S 22.107667E
Upington
Augrabies – 28.633833S 20.3085E
North Drinus – 28.081333s 20.4275E
Kenhardt – 29.329167s e21.192500
Upington