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National Red Bull Flugtag Homemade Flying Competition Makes Countrywide Splash With Five Events In One Day

CHICAGO 1 st Place - Chicago Duck Hunt ( Chicago) 39 feet 2 nd Place - The Bamzoniacs ( Rochelle, Ill.) 57 feet 3 rd Place - My Favorite Team ( Highland Park, Ill.) 48 feet People's Choice - Hell on Heels ( Chicago) 42 feet

Winner's Quote:"We're so ecstatic and pumped about today, this trophy is going on our table tonight!" said Manuel Alfaro, whose five-person crew came together for a second chance at flight in the Windy City. "This is a life changing event, and we're so glad we go the opportunity to fly this year." 

Burnham Park played host to Red Bull Flugtag Chicago for the first time. Despite a weather delay, more than 60,000 spectators gathered for the best in Midwest aviation action.

LONG BEACH 1 st Place - The Chicken Whisperers ( Palo Alto, Calif.) 258 feet *new world record!2 nd Place - Legendary Flying Machine ( Long Beach, Calif.) 108 feet 3 rd Place - Oakley Factory Pilots ( Foothill Ranch, Calif.) 60 feet People's Choice - Red, White and Brew ( Reedley, Calif.) 48 feet

More than 110,000 spectators enjoyed a warm, sunny day at Long Beach's Rainbow Harbor, also host to a Red Bull Flugtag event in 2010, to watch aviation history.

For more information, including photos and video footage from this event and past Red Bull Flugtag events, visit www.redbullflugtagusa.com.

SOURCE Red Bull

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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