This is a syndicated post. Read the original at OLC - Segelflugszene, 2012-08-17.
Looking at the 2012 OLC Champion scores, you’ll find Kevin’s name fifth on the list. Till this day, he has done four 1,000+ point flights. Two of them happened in the first week of August while everybody looked towards Uvalde, TX watching the WGC contestants. Kevin is a member of Southern Sierra and he mostly flies in Southern California where he grew up and soloed in 1972 at 14 years old. "I started looking at the possibilities of long flights out of Warner Hot Springs during the Monsoonal season (Aug-Sept) back in 2006..."