Author Archives: David Stafford

EFR Closure Update

Cal Poly stated their activities will be completed on Friday, 5/24/2024. EFR will be open to SLO Flyers on Saturday, 5/25/2024.

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ALES Results 05-22-2024

Today’s contest was dominated by the Wilson/Willison’s. There was lift if you can trust Turkey Vultures.  Our field looks good. Don’t forget that this next Friday and Saturday our field will be closed so that Cal Poly can host a … Continue reading

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Reminder: EFR Closed Friday 5/24/24 & Saturday 5/25/24

May 24th and 25th (Friday and Saturday) our flying field will be closed to Sloflyers Club Members. Cal Poly will be hosting an aerospace event at our field. Due to the expected high attendance numbers, the event organizers have requested … Continue reading

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Tri-Valley Modelers Giant Scale Fly-In July 24th thru 28th

Tri-Valley RC Modelers’ 12th Annual Giant Scale Fly-In, July 24 thru 28 in Santa Maria, California. TVRC invites Giant Scale, Big Bird and Jet flyers to come join us for four days of open skies on the Central Coast.

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ALES Results 04-10-2024

It was a beautiful morning and our contest went well…well, it depends on who you ask. There were amazing tight scores and then some not. Everyone had a good time!  …Steve

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ALES Results 03-27-2024

This morning’s contest was as good as it gets; blue sky, green hills, no wind, light lift and great flying! The field has dried out and the grass is freshly mowed, what more could you ask for. Mike nailed Overall … Continue reading

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ALES Results 03-13-2024

The field has dried out!  We all stayed out of the mud. There was a lot of solid flying this morning. We all had fun. Morgan clinched the title with a commanding lead…Steve

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EFR Drain Project

With a huge thanks to Steve Willison and Gary Elliot, the runway drainage problem is now solved. We have a dry runway! Also, a big thanks to the club volunteers who assisted in closing up the trench while enduring the … Continue reading

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Field Open!

Good news! Do to the heroic efforts of the Sloflyer Mud Rakers, our field is back open… same combo..****. Our drain system works perfectly and the runway is dry once again. Thanks to all the volunteers who made this happen. … Continue reading

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Field Closed

Unfortunately we need to close the Sloflyers field. Until we can resolve the runway flooding condition, the EFR field will remain closed. Exactly how long this will be is hard to know at this time. We think sandbags will be … Continue reading

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ALES Results 02-28-2024

A perfect morning.  Well, there could have been a little more lift. Way to go David…impressive performance!…Steve

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Road Condition as of 02-21-2024

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