A break in the weather and I didn’t have to be asked twice if I wanted to get out for a morning’s flying. So as the cloud base lifted I was heading out to find a suitably big cliff to match the weekend’s winds.
Any thoughts of F3F practise soon went out of the window. A heavily ballasted Willow 2 in these conditions is just too much fun! Huge vertical pumps were possible and the clouds touched a good few times. The waves bellow the cliffs were looking very angry in these big conditions but they were long long way down!
I always have in mind that these conditions I’d be flying my Merlin- in the past It’s had me grinning for hours in big air like that. It’s testament to the easy handling of the Willow 2 that I ended up flying my newly finished race model. You just have to be happy some days!