Thursday July 4 to Sunday the 7th, 2013...

...was the IMAA Valley of the Giants in Westport, NY, USA.

We arrived in a downpour of rain that soaked the field, the runway and us! It continued off and on through Friday and a little Saturday morning but didn't stop the many pilots from flying the scenic flying field at Westport.

Once shoes were discarded, the rest of the four days was spent walking barefoot through the water & mud. Apart from a few holes that claimed a couple of aircraft, the runway was in good shape and everyone managed to find it at the end of their flights.

Lots of flights, many great aircraft and equally great people made for an excellent week. Thanks to Scott for getting me, my plane and all my stuff to and from the event and the excellent living quarters. Thanks also to my friends that made this a great event... here's to the next one!

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