FOOTY Class R/C Sailboat
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June 30, 2006
June issue of MMI features Footy
The June 2006 issue of Marine Modeling International (a Traplet publication) has an update on Footy activity on page 47. I've extracted the relevant paragraphs here.

June 27, 2006
IT'S OFFICIAL
John A Davis (Managing Editor, MODEL YACHTING) writes: "Footy is now an officially sanctioned Development Class of the AMYA. The new Footy Class Secretary is Bill Hagerup. ... footy@ModelYacht.org".

June 2006
Spring issue of "Model Yachting" has Footy article
The SPRING 2006 issue of Model Yachting (No. 143) has a nice write-up on Footys by Bill Young (page 32). According to Bill, Footys are "the fastest growing group in the Open Class". Ten of the required twenty boats have been registered already. When the count reaches twenty the Footy can become an official AMYA class.

May 2006
Footy internet racing
Footy racing over the internet! Check out the details on our Footy Internet Racing Page.

March 15, 2006
MMI editor visits Argentine Footy
The March 2006 issue of Marine Modeling International includes a description of the editor's visit to an Argentine model yacht club. Chris Jackson snapped this picture of an Argentine and his Footy!

December 2005
2005 Chris Dicks design award
The December 2005 issue of Marine Modeling International (a Traplet publication) has an update on Footy activity on page 58. They include links to the UK MYA website which has a nice photo story on the Chris Dicks Design Award competition which used the Footy class rules for this year's competition.