Dave's Glider Adventure

And other excerpts from Oct 25th

10/25/2009

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Getting Ready to Ride



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Big crew met up at the Shell in Fountain Hills. Bill & Clark on the left....



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Monica on the right and Edy in the center (silver helmet) Robin and John in the background



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Dave chats with John and Sonny



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Gulliver wonders when we're gonna finally ride



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Just about ready



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We arrive at the restaurant at the Payson airport (Clark, Dave Lauri, Edy in the red hat, John.



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Gotta love Robin's green mohawk!!



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We all adjust our helmet hair before entering the dining establishment



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Lauri, Eddy and Monica. I'm fussing with something on the left...



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Chatting and waiting for some grub! Monica & Eddy, the back of Clark's head. The next table is Pyret64, John, Robin and Lauri



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Did we mention the pie?!?!



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Gigantic bisquits



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Mmmm- chicken fried steak!



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Time to fly! err, glide!



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Russ the pilot gives Dave some intruction.



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Getting yourself into this little thing is one of them!



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Harnessed in so ya don't fall out!



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Got on the headphones and ready to go!



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Off to the runway



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Taxiing



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Onto the runway!



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Holy Smokes that's the airport!



 

Cutting the Engine



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Soaring up above the airport and surrounding area



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That little speck about the middle and to the right is the glider



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Landing! Whew!!



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Back to the Glider's spot



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Taxiing back




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Gulliver wishes he could've gone, too! He has the gear- sheesh!



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This was funny!



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Stopping for gas before we begin faze two



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Eddy & Monica



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At the top of Jerome- Eric & Gina, Eddy & Monica, Edy & Clark, and us!



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Clark and Edy



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The end!