2009 PTAR - Trophies

2009 President's Trophy Air Race

Trophy Name Awarded to Race A/c Reg Pilot/Navigator
Aircraft
President's Trophy The Competitor gaining most time on Handicap 85 ZS-CXY Neels van Deventer/Solly Pretorius
Cessna C172D
Air Charter Trophy The Second Pilot Home 76 ZS-MZV Fabian Cairns/Wade Gomes
Cessna C182P
Vincent Maclean Trophy The Third Pilot Home 23 ZS-WZU Dave Mandel/Rod Crichton
Lancair 360
Natal Mercury Trophy The First Kwa Zulu Natal Pilot Home 24 ZS-JTE Barry de Groot/Mary de Klerk
Cessna P206C
Stellalander Trophy The First Cape Pilot Home 23 ZS-WZU Dave Mandel/Rod Crichton
Lancair 360
Phoenix Volkswagen Trophy The First Free State Pilot Home 21 ZU-ESP Lourens Pienaar/Jannie Marais
Urban Air Samba XL
Gatsby Trophy Best Handicap Performance on First Day 37 ZS-WSE John Sayers/Jack Coetzer
North Am. AT-6G Harvard
Professional Aviation Trophy Best Handicap Speed on Second Day 85 ZS-CXY Neels van Deventer/Solly Pretorius
Cessna C172D
Wakefield Trophy The First Woman Pilot Home 34 ZS-FDZ Christa Greyvenstein/Johann van den Berg
Piper PA-28-235B
Kassie Kasselman Trophy The First Father and Son Combination Home 63 ZS-HSK PK Odendaal/Pieter Odendaal
Aviat A/C A-1B Husky
John Sayers Trophy The Crew of The First Turbocharged Aircraft Home 89 ZU-DTB Emmie Oelofse/Marius Havenga
Dyn'Aero MCR-4S
Bloemfontein Flying Club Trophy The First Team with less than 1000 Hours 85 ZS-CXY Neels van Deventer/Solly Pretorius
Cessna C172D
A T N S Trophy The Youngest Competitor 61 ZS-IPZ Johan Bornman Snr/Johan Bornman Jnr
Cessna 180
Dolf Kruger Trophy The First Homebuilt Aircraft Home 23 ZS-WZU Dave Mandel/Rod Crichton
Lancair 360
C A A Trophy For Professionalism (For executing a safe landing after losing 20cm of the prop) 56 ZU-JHA Lisa Mandel/Alewyn Burger
Van's A/C RV-6
Beechcraft Trophy The Pilot of the First Beechcraft Home 54 ZS-MFG Trevor Milton/Gideon Langeveld
Beech 58
Comair Trophy The Pilot of the First Cessna Home 85 ZS-CXY Neels van Deventer/Solly Pretorius
Cessna C172D
Placo Trophy The Pilot of the First Piper Home 92 ZS-SDR Five Delport/Willie Jordaan
Piper PA-28-181
Southern Africa Mooney Trophy The First Mooney Home 29 ZS-DYD Christo Fick/Chris Wiid
Mooney M20E
Vickers Trophy The Competitor Giving the Most Meritorious Performance 85 ZS-CXY Neels van Deventer/Solly Pretorius
Cessna C172D
Stayers Trophy The Crew Finishing under Exceptional Circumstances (For continuing home after cracking a vertebra in turbulence) 79 ZS-PNM Arnie Lowes/Douw Wentzel
Cessna T206H
Kwa-Zulu Natal Advertiser Trophy The Competitor covering the course in the Fastest Time 102 ZS-PTC Koos Coetzer/Daan Brand
Beech E55
Carletonville Trophy The Pilot of the First Baron Home 58 ZS-KCP tephen Lombard - Mike Hunter
Beech B55
Ann White Handicapping Committee Award - Airmanship - Circling over a stranded competitor 82 ZS-FHM Tienie Prinsloo/Chris Prinsloo
Mooney M20G
Bock Moolman Trophy The Best Economy Speed Per Horsepower 38 ZU-CMJ Schalk Kotze/Christopher Riley
Jabiru SP