After taking a short break of twenty odd years from competition and travelling around the world with work, it was time to take life seriously again and have a look at what was happening in an old love.
The Australian Pattern Association was originally called the Victorian Pattern Association and was the result of discussions during the annual MARCS vs Sydney competition in Wagga during October 1977, between the following six people who subsequently became the six founding members of the Association. Ian Watt, Graham Emery, Bruce Grinter, Karl Flemming, Ian Forrester and Mike Chipchase.
The Premier event on the Australian Precision Aerobatics Inc. calendar is the APA Masters and World Cup. Last year this was held at the Charles Kingsford-Smith Club in Pitt Town NSW, this year at the P&DARCS club in Victoria.
APA National Calendar
You can enter local comps by registering here. Click on the relevant date and Comp.