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53rd SAM Champs Eldorado Dry Lake in Boulder City Nevada, dates October 17-21 2022
This page also contains Historical SAM Champs Results.

Location- Eldorado Dry Lake, Boulder City, Nevada.
The Hotel of Choice and now negotiations for price are finished just waiting to sign contract- Quality Inn, Boulder City. Group room rate including hot breakfast - $89 per night. The conference center is being remodeled into a dining room, but the manager will work with us for meetings. And so will the Boulder City Library. The front desk is ready to take reservations, please mention that it is for the Champs and you will get the group rate. The phone is :702-293-6444
53rd SAM Champs, Registration and Payment Details here
Contest Manager is Al Heinrich former President of SAM.
FF CD is --TBD
RC CD will be none other than Tom Boice, and helpers --TBD.
SAM champs RC Events Schedule From Tom B (re-posted 28jun2022 2 changes in Red)
Concors de Elegance will be run by Richard Dick and Bob Galler. - Entry form here
Auction and Banquet arranger extraordinaire is Mike Myers. Once again we are working on arrangements with the "Forge Social Hpuse" (restaurant) in Boulder City.
The Registrar will provisionally be Dave Meriwether. Dave, has ably done the registrar job many times. He will have an assistant and do so remotely. We will probably have mugs and caps, but not shirts.
Sanction - AMA 12457
Extra Added Attraction- The SAM Board, and CM has approved that for this SAM Champs, in the RC events, models published, kitted or made public up to the end of 1962 will be added. The exception will be Pure Antique and Texaco events (Fuel or Electric). No other rule book changes such as more modern gas engines are allowed. Otherwise what was in the original design are permitted. Of course questions will come up for some models, such as take- off etc. These will be addressed .
Latest Rule Book, Applicable to Free Flight and Radio Control - See here
Hall of Fame (HOF) recipients for the 2022 SAM Champs --when available
Historical SAM Champs Results (work in progress)    
Year Radio Controll Free Flight Concourse de egance Location
2021 Link Link Link  
2020 Link Link Link  
2019 Link Link    
2018 Link Link    
2017 Link Link Link  
2016 Link Link    
2015 Link Link    
2014 Link Link   # Champs, Muncie, IN
2013 FF and RC Results    
2008       # Champs, Muncie, IN
2007 Index of all results   # Champs, Las Vegas, NV
2006 2006 RC index 2006 FF index Grand Champions # Champs, Muncie, IN
2005 Link to all results Grand C. & Perp. Trophies # Champs, Las Vegas, NV
2004 Link to all results Grand Cham. & Perp. Trophies # Champs, Muncie, IN
2003 2003 RC Link 2003 FF Link Grand Cham. & Perp. Trophies # Champs, Claremore OK,
2002 2002 Champs RC 2002 Champs FF Grand Cham. & Perp. Trophies # Champs, Muncie, IN
2000 Index of all results Grand C. and Perp. Trophies # Champs Pensacola, FL
1999 Index of all results Grand C. and Perp. Trophies # Champs Champs Muskogee, OK
1998 Index of RC results 1998 all FF Results RC Ignition and Glow Champions # Champs Muncie, IN
1995 Link, Both RC and FF     30th, Champs Colorado Springs, CO
1994 Link, Both RC and FF   28th, Champs, Taft, CA
1993 Link, Both RC and FF   27th. Champs, Taft, CA
1992 Link, Both RC and FF   26th. Champs, Lawrenceville, IL
1991 Link, Both RC and FF   25rd. Champs, Jean, NV
1990 Link, Both RC and FF   24th. Champs, Lawrenceville, IL
1989 Link, to all Results, RC and FF   23rd. Champs, Jean, NV
1988 Link, Both RC and FF   22nd Champs, Lawrenceville, IL
1987 Link, Both RC and FF   21st. Champs, Sequin, TX
1986 Link, Both RC and FF   20th. Champs, Chicopee, MA
1985 Link, Both RC and FF   19th. Champs Madera, CA
1984 Link, Both RC and FF   18th. Champs Bong Field Kenosha, WI







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