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Mar 12, 2019 Newsletter

Mar 12, 2019 Newsletter

Close and Exciting On Sunday, March 3 the RC Club held another exciting day of racing. We saw some good performances by our experienced and rookie drivers. There were some broken parts as a result of aggressive driving and the infrequent use of their brakes. In the Slash Class there were some broken parts that took drivers out of contention and some close racing.  Mathew W. won Heat 1 of Round 1, In Heat 2 of Round 1 Rohail Kahn…

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March 5, 2019 Newsletter

March 5, 2019 Newsletter

Tough Competitive Racing On Sunday, February 24 the RC Club hosted a day of rock’em sock’em racing. The racing was hard, competitive and led to many broken parts.  Those drivers who drove clean laps and avoided crashes scored more points than those who crashed, rolled over and hit other cars or trucks. In the Slash Class there was a lot of hard contact and broken parts. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Henry edged out Eric for the top spot….

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Feb 12, 2019 Newsletter

Feb 12, 2019 Newsletter

The New Traxxas Bandits Hit the Track The RC Club resumed its racing team program with Traxxas Bandit buggies. There a four teams with a Crew Chief three drivers and adult helper. All the buggies are the same. The team names come from the color of the Bandit’s bumpers. The teams receive one point for each lap and 5 bonus points if they don’t break any parts. In Round 1 the Black Team was the top team with 20 laps…

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Jan 29, 2019 Newsletter

Jan 29, 2019 Newsletter

Cold Day Hot Racing The RC Club racing on Sunday, Jan. 27 was outstanding and the competition was hot. There were fun specialty races that made it even more fun for the racers. In the Stock touring class, there some close finishes. Mathew W. dominated the top spot while Ryan, Mathew T. and Team Hadley competed for the second and third. Team Hadley did well finish third in all three races. Ryan was second in Round 2 and the Main….

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Jan 15, 2019 Newsletter

Jan 15, 2019 Newsletter

Improving Numbers On Sunday, Jan. 13 the RC Club held its first race of the New Year. He drivers showed some improving lap totals. In the Slash Class we saw some improved driving and spectacular crashes. Heat 1 of Round 1 Eric drove a great race with 18 laps in 5:03.03. Alex was only six seconds behind him in second. Henry, Ryan, Matteo, Nathan, Mathew W. and Brock followed them. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Jordan, Brayden and Husayn…

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December 11, 2018 Newsletter

December 11, 2018 Newsletter

Slam Bam Racing On Sunday, Dec. 9 the RC Club hosted a race in the Hadley gym. It was an exciting day of racing with many crashes and close racing. In the Student Touring Class the drivers exhibited more skills and less body banging. In Round 1 Mathew W. earned the victory with 15 laps in 5:06.22. He was followed by Nathan, Mathew T., and Benjamin. In Round 2 Nathan drove well for the victory with 11 laps in 5:19.58….

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November 11, 2018 Newsletter

November 11, 2018 Newsletter

A Great Day Of Racing On November 11 the RC Club held its third race of the school with close side-by-side action. The SCT (Short Course Truck Class) gave the audience a lot of entertaining competition. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Mathew W. lapped the field with 22 laps in     5:07.06. Husayn, Ryan and Jordan followed him. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Brayden was victorious with 17 laps in 5:03.96. He was followed by Matteo, Jude, Nathan, Rohail,…

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Oct 23, 2018 Newsletter

Oct 23, 2018 Newsletter

Exciting Racing On Sunday, Oct. 21 the RC Club held its first points race of the school year. There were slam-bam crashes, broken parts and trucks limping to the finish. In the 4-Tec 2.0 Class Mathew W. scored victories in the qualifying heats and the Main. Ryan was a close second in all three races. Mathew T., Benjamin and Michael did well. In the Rookie Slash Class the racers showed their improving skills. In the Rookie Slash Class Group 1,…

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Oct 9, 2018 Newsletter

Oct 9, 2018 Newsletter

    Great Racing On Sunday, Oct. 7 the Hadley RC Club held it’s first race of the 2018-19 school year at the Wildcat Speedway.  There was exciting racing and close finishes. Our veteran drivers did a great job racing and assisting our new members. Our new drivers show great potential and improved as the race day went on. In the Slash Class three drivers battled for the top spot. They were Mathew W., Ryan and Mathew T. Mathew W. was…

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