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The results from the 2021 SWAMP STOL are in! All of the results are available at this download, or simple results are below. The Official results are:


Overall Winner:

STEVE HENRY
Wild West Highlander
Takeoff: 53 Feet – Landing: 99 Feet – Overall: 152 Feet

Heavy Touring

PosPilot / Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Warren Grobbelaar
180
289248537
2William Gilstrap
182
248430678
3Andrew Patry
182
318427745
4Charlie Ross
HELIO Courier
360409769
Notables: This entire round was done with a 5-7 kt quartering tailwind, which increased landing distances.

Light Touring

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Jeff Pohl
170B
170168338
2Kenneth Monger
170B
213164377
3Jeffrey Abrams
Cherokee
295363658
4Matthew Petersen
172
365372737
Notables: Jeff Pohl had the shortest takeoff, but came just behind Kenneth Monger with his landing. Jeffrey Abrams, a rookie, scored in 3rd with his Cherokee 180, IMPRESSIVE!

Bush

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Kevin Johnson
Supercub
107116223
2Austin Clemens
Husky A1-C
140120260
3Shawn Francis
Husky A1-C
185250435
4David Weinstein
Husky A1
205235440
Notables: New to the series, Kevin Johnson, brought the lowest scores of the day with his super consistent takeoffs in both round 2 and 3 (107 feet both!)

Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1John Wisdom
AL18 MOAC
125131256
2Mike Lemons
AL18 MOAC
120175295
3Luke Spoor
AL18 MOAC
132167299
4Brian Steck
AL18 MOAC
139161300
5Keith Gyger
Badlands Traveller
139198337
Notables: John Wisdom had some incredible landings in the MOAC, and Brian Steck had an engine issue which pulled him out of round 2 and 3, but he was able to get on the board in the first round. Keith Gyger had remarkably similar distances to Brian Steck’s run.

Light Sport / Light Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Steve Henry
Highlander
5399152
2Hal Stockman
S-7S
8584169
3Joe Edward
AL-18
161192353
4Jeremiah Stapleton
Zenith CH-750
196306502
Notables:

Exhibition Scores (Don’t count towards the series standings)

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Keith Wall
Aircam
163289452
2Jeff Womack
C-3
253257510
3Cameron Womack
C-3
355DQDQ
Notables: We had our first father/son team complete with the Aeronca C-3. Because they competed over different days, it moved them to the exhibition class. Keith wall in the Aircam had an impressive 163 foot takeoff!

The results from the 2020 Central Florida Classic are in! All of the results are available at this download, or simple results are below. The Official results are:

Heavy Touring

PosPilot / Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Warren Grobbelaar
180
187.75215.5403.25
2William Gilstrap
182
189.5304.5494
3Jimmy Gist
180K
284.5313597.5
4Jeff Stanford
182
193.66437630.66
5Sheldon Heatherington
182J
479.08199.58678.66
Notables: The shortest overall takeoff was 187.75 feet by Warren Grobbelaar and the shortest landing was 199.58 by Sheldon Heatherington.

Light Touring

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Jeff Pohl
170B
134.08185.08319.16
2Jughead Counsell
170B
190.91222.41413.32
3Joel Dopson
172
294.75211.16505.91
4Matthew Petersen
172
310.5320.41630.91
Notables: Jeff Pohl & Jughead Counsell were flying the same aircraft, Jeff’s 170B. Jeff had the shortest takeoff in the class at 134.08 and was 4 inches shorter than his qualifying score of 319’6′. The shortest landing was 185.08 feet, also by Jeff Pohl. Joel Dopson had the second shortest landing in the class at 211.16 feet.

Bush

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Austin Clemens
Husky A-1C
149.5117.41266.91
2Gary Ward
PA-18-150
133.66183.16316.82
3Chuck Kinberger
NX Cub
93.41246.5339.91
4Ryan Moran
PA-18-150
225.33246.5471.83
5Sam Barth
Husky A-1C
195.16332.08527.24
6Doug Smith
Husky A-1C
213.91343.41557.32
Notables: Austin Clemens (17 year old, STOL Competition Rookie) won the class with the shortest landing of the class at 117.41 feet using Aviat Husky A-1C. Second Place, Gary Ward, was also a rookie STOL competitor. Chuck Kinberger had the shortest and most consistent takeoffs at 93.41 ft and 94.5 feet.

Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Jay Stanford
JS Super Cub
68.16152.16220.32
2John Wisdom
AL18 MOAC
125.58158.5284.08
3Jan Eggenfellner
Zenith 750 Super
102.16184.66286.82
4Luke Spoor
AL18 MOAC
152.41183.91336.32
5Amir Bayani
Piper Vagabond Replica
160.66198.58359.24
6Greg Simmons
FX-2
172324.25496.25
Notables: Jan Eggenfellner had remarkably consistent runs with both runs only having a difference of .17 feet (2 inches) total. Jay Stanford’s first time in our competition, with the lowest takeoff distance of 87.5 feet. Jay also had the shortest landing distance at 152.16 feet. This is John Wisdom’s second consecutive 2nd place finish. He also placed 2nd in Lonestar STOL. Amir Bayani was also extremely consistent with landings at 198.58 feet and 197.08 feet.

Light Sport / Light Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeWinning TakeoffWinning LandingOverall Score
1Steve Henry
Highlander
43.1686.66129.82
2Connor Simmons
Cubcrafters CC11-160
96.7591.91188.66
3Cameron Simmons
Cubcrafters CC11-160
95134.16229.16
4Jon Humberd
Zenith 701
88142.58230.58
5Jim Crane
Carbon Cub SS
122.58197.91320.49
6Ted Bloemker
JA30 SuperSTOL
167167.5334.5
Notables: Steve Henry had the shortest takeoff in the class at 43.16 feet. The shortest landing was also Steve Henry at 86.66 feet. Landings were considerably more competitive, with Connor Simmons’ shortest landing at 91.91 feet. Tony Armour’s Takeoff and Landing distance were almost identical at 167 and 167.5 feet. Cameron and Connor Simmons are brothers with different Cubcrafters CC11s, but are remarkably close in the contest. Jon Humberd’s Round 2 landing distance was the max score because he opted not to stop.

The results from the 2020 Lonestar STOL are in! All of the results are available at this download, or below. The Official results are:

Heavy Touring

PosPilot / Aircraft TypeBest TakeoffBest LandingBest Score
1William Gilstrap
182
149183332
2Matt Schantz
180B
135201336
3Bryan Rose
185F
177211388
4Don Mickey
180
212302514
5Cary Franks
180K
294249543

Light Touring

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeBest TakeoffBest LandingBest Score
1Jeff Pohl
170B
9499193
2Jughead Counsell
170B
172160332
3Kenneth Monger
172
204190394
4Clayton Stansell
172
222217439
5Matthew Petersen
172
293281574

Bush

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeBest TakeoffBest LandingBest Score
1Tony Terrell
L-21B
76104193
2Steve Pierce
Super Cub
98146244
3Todd Christensen
Husky A-1C
118138257
4Kurtis Thomas
Super Cub
160101261
5Eddie Abraham
Husky A-1C
121156277
6Don Lamont
Husky A-1B
152159311
7Dale Stewart
Husky A-1C
116197313
8Dan Coury
Husky A-1C
115201316
9Todd Hodnett
Husky A-1B
166153319
10Shawn Francis
Husky A-1C
152190342
11Beau Owens IV
7GCBC
193161354
12AB Cox
Husky A-1
170249419
Earl Polenz
Husky A-1C
DQ
Doug Smith
Husky A-1C
DQ

Alternate Bush / Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeBest TakeoffBest LandingBest Score
1Butch Kingston
EX-1
4160101
2John Wisdom
AL18
9593188
3Tony Armour
Superstol
13491225
4Darin Hart
AL18
101189290
5Wes Schwarz
PA-18
150191341
6Chris Hendricks
FX-3
227175402
7CC Pocock
170B
DQ
Doug Jackson
(Exhibition Only)
Badlands Traveler
78100178

Light Sport / Light Experimental

PosPilot/Aircraft TypeBest TakeoffBest LandingBest Score
1Steve Henry
Highlander
252752
2Dan Reynolds
WT 11
4020.560.5
3Hal Stockman
S7
4668114
4Jon Humberd
Super 701
9971170
5Levi Noguess
IV
68115223
6David Kerley
Highlander
98169267
7John Wisdom
AL3
112178290
8Jim Crane
SS
110192302
9Ted Bloemker
CH750
209192401