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Mon 1 Sep: BRITISH TEAM FOURTH IN WORLD AERO CHAMPS

PUBLISHED: 12:41 01 September 2009 | UPDATED: 14:01 10 October 2012

Gerald Cooper placed seventh overall



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Team Mazda UK pilot Eric Vazeille won the bronze medal in the

World Freestyle Aerobatic Championship on Saturday with a stunning display of

precision and skill in his French built Cap 232 airplane.



 The Gold medal went

to French pilot Renaud Ecalle with Jurgis Kairys from Lithuania taking silver.

 

The classic World Aerobatic Championship was won by French

pilot Renaud Ecalle after flying the Q programme, (known and practised prior to

the event), and the free, (a sequence of his own design).

Team Mazda UK

pilots Gerald Cooper came seventh and Mark Jefferies in 10th place.

 

In the overall team ranking the French team took the gold medal,

with the Mazda backed Russian team securing the silver medal and team USA in

the bronze medal position.

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