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Annecy Trip 2007 - 1st day

After 24 hours of travelling I arrived in Annecy with Jason. We took the first day easy, but managed some good flying on the first real day of flying.


The week prior to the trip proved to be a bit entertaining. Somehow I managed to get bursitis of my elbow, which also got infected. Fortunately the local walk in clinic got me fixed up pretty quick. After four sessions of IV antibiotics, oral antibiotics and anti-inflammatory pills my arm was 'good enough' just in time for the trip. Unfortunately I discoverd a mouse had chewed through my speed bar line and piss all over my harness, which was being stored in the basement. So now I am flying a stinky harness with a dodgey elbow.

Jason ponders the local topographical map with dreams of going on a massive XC



Bob packing up his wing after an evening flight, landing in the field behind the bed and breakfast Maison du Moulin



Irwyn and Joan's famous Maison du Moulin bed and breakfast, complete with landing field!



Jason, Irwyn, Squash, Helen and Cath making the trek up to launch



The 'Ozone Angels' or as Irwyn prefers, Irwyn's Angels pose for a shot.



With low cloud base and sporadic thermic activity it was challenging reaching Les Dents, but not impossible.



Some trees ..



Helen practicing her ground handling at the Doussard landing field



Helen posing for an Ozone sponshorship deal

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