DARS Contest Info
Local Contests and Connections
New Contest Year Planning, Finished!
SO NOT a contest flight, bad rocket!
updated 16 Sept 2013 9:45pm
Busy Contest year Planned:
After much gnashing of the teeth and banging of heads into walls, Stuart Powley and John Dyer have proposed the following contests for the 2014 season:
Dallas Winter Intergalactic (DWI)Events: C-motor Parachute-Duration, C-motor Streamer-Duration, D-motor Egg-Loft-Duration, Open Spot Landing
Primary date is November 9th, 2013. Backup is November 16th, 2013.
MEGA-Launch-14Events:Sports Scale (any model motor), C-motor SuperRoc Duration, A-motor Boost-Glider Duration, and
Primary dates are February 8 & 9, 2014. Backup is February 14 & 15, 2014.
DARSTAR XEvents: Platic Model Conversion (any model motor), D-motor SuperRoc Duration, E-motor Egg-Loft Duration,
A-motor Boost-Glider-Duration, Drag-Race (any model motor, multipl rounds)
Primary dates, May 17 & 18, 2014. Backup is May 24 & 25, 2014.
We hope you can make it to one (or all) of 'em.
The contest committee looks forward to somebody new whipping up on them, again.
All the different event rules can be found in the the sporting code, (aka."Pink-Book") from
the NAR contest page
You can register for upcoming events at the Texas Competition Consortium
For contests in the NAR Southwest Region:
Directly for DARS contests:
check out our new
2013 Fall Classic event pages.
or look back at last year's shindig; []
The Fall Classic is usually held each year in October
We try to include some events that will flown at the NAR Annual National Contest Meet, so that serious competitors can get some practice, to perfect their techniques in those events But we like to fly just-for-fun events too.
So if you're interested in rocketry, contact us and we'll be happy to introduce you to the hobby.
Or check out our calendar and stop by the next event.