It’s Only Two Metres

It’s Only Two Metres

The South African National Spot Landing Nationals held in Brits on 13 November 2021 was my second Spot Landing competition. My first Spot Landing Competition was on 07 November 2020 and followed hot on the heels of my first ever flight competition. At first, I was...
The Start of an Addiction

The Start of an Addiction

In August 2020, lockdown levels started to be lifted and an ANR was advertised at Brakpan Airfield. I had never heard of an ANR or any type of air race (except for the Red Bull Air Race), and I was curious to find out more. I approached Jonty one day at his hangar to...
PTAR Ermelo 2021

PTAR Ermelo 2021

The President’s Trophy Air Race (PTAR) is South Africa’s biggest air race and attracts a huge number of interesting planes that we don’t see in other race formats. It has evolved over the years and is now similar to the Speed Rally but the route is longer and it takes...