Updated Schedule of Events 2016 AVC

Airventure Cup Is only a few days out and we’re excited to see everyone in Mitchell, SD.  Lots has been happening and as usual there are slight changes from time to time in our daily schedules.  Please click on the below link for the latest Schedule of Events and print out to have an extra…

A Race To Education

By William E. Dubois, Race 53 In the words of the younger set, my son Rio was “totally grossed out.” We could hear the whine of the radial engines. See the distant smoke. Catch a flash of the setting sun off of the windscreens of the cartwheeling planes. But we were totally missing the Tora,…

A Hand for your Volunteers

Like all great EAA events, the AirVenture Cup is brought to you by volunteers. Born of an idea hatched in Camp Sholler during the 1997 convention by lifelong EAA Volunteers, Eric Whyte and Erik Anderson, the first AirVenture Cup was in 1998. Since then more than one hundred volunteers have established a tradition of bringing…

Pilot Referral Program

RE-PUBLISH FOR MORE INFORMATION: Joe Coraggio Vice-Chairman AirVenture Cup Holdshort@me.com 414-841-7354 www.airventurecuprace.com Pilot Referral Program Announced for EAA AirVenture Cup Race Milwaukee, WI – May 20, 2015 – A new pilot referral program for the  2015 EAA AirVenture Cup Race will recognize pilots who refer new pilots to participate in this year’s race that helps…

IMPORTANT: Change in Race Course

Due to weather, the race course has been changed. Racers will depart Mount Vernon, IL (MVN) beginning at 9:30 am and travel to  Sterling Rockfalls, IL (SQI). This leg of the race is for repositioning only, is not timed and is not part of the race course. Pilots should determine the best, safest route to SQI. We will…