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Wingham RC Jet Rally Attracts International Attention

Tuesday October 23rd, 2012

           

            For Immediate Release  

October 23, 2012

MEDIA RELEASE

The Wingham Radio Control Jet Rally is growing in both size and popularity.  Held annually at the Richard W. LeVan airport in Wingham, the event attracts participants from across North America and now it has attracted the attention of RC Jet International magazine.  The October/November issue of the magazine was recently released including a full four page spread highlighting the Wingham RC Jet Rally.  Produced in England, the magazine is distributed throughout the United Kingdom, North America, Australia, South Africa and South America.  The premiere magazine for radio control jet enthusiast is also available at newsstands and hobby stores.

In 2012, 55 pilots from all over North America attended the Wingham RC Jet Rally.  This represents approximately 85 people that booked accommodations in local hotels, bed and breakfasts and some camping spots for the weekend.  250 cars of spectators attended the event.  The dates for the 2013 event are already set for July 26-28th, with the public show on the 27th and 28th.  The Wingham RC Jet Rally promises to get bigger and better because we know the world is watching.

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For more information contact:

Pat Newson
Director of Recreation and Facilities
Township of North Huron
519-357-1208 x. 22

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