This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
3 of 3

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 17,265.99 +109.14 0.64%
S&P 500 2,011.43 +9.86 0.49%
NASDAQ 4,593.4250 +31.2360 0.68%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs