The Nationals kicked off with a bit of trouble with our aircraft. We fly with bicycle cleats on the pedals as they clip our feet in place for all our manoeuvres. Unfortunately one of these snapped. We managed to get it sorted after the contest had got started thanks to a lot of work from Mike and a safety check from Gerald. Thanks go to John Askew for lending us his pedals for the competition!
In the rush I didn't put in a great first flight but Mike flew an absolute blinde