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postheadericon Minor league wade champeno racing team to run asa late model series challenge series in 2008

Minor League Wade Champeno Racing Team to Run Asa Late Model Series Challenge Series in 2008

The Wade Champeno Race Team to run the ASA lATE Model Challenge Series in 2008. The team was started in 1989. The team ran all sorts of races from Go Karts to Street Stocks to Modifieds to Late Models on a local level till 08 where the Team has branched out to run this Minor League Race Series. The Team has had a very successful past and plans to have successful future as well.

The Wade Champeno Race Team has competed on a national level once before but it was in go karts and the team has acheived three national titles in the famious Wka go kart racing series. The driver of the race team is 26 year old Wade Champeno out of Imler, Pennsylvania and he has been driving since the age of seven years old. We do have a full list of accomplishments on our race site for Wade Champeno at so feel freee to visit our site.

The race site will tell you alittle about everything that we are doing this year with the ASA Late Model Series so to stay up to date please feel free to visit our site. The race site also gives past articles, past photos, current news, past news, history of the race team, and much more. Hope to see you at our site.

postheadericon Duck hunting with a spinning wing motion decoy

Duck hunting with a spinning wing motion decoy

How to set up & use spinning wing decoys

Duck hunting spinning wing decoys can be one of the most effective decoying tools a  duck hunter can use.  The migrating, the younger and the early season ducks are drawn to the flash of a spinning wing decoy, as if they are on a string and you are pulling them in. There has been much controversy over the use of this decoy by DFG, hunters, activists, governmental agencies, etc. as to the use being an unfair advantage and that more birds will be taken during the hunting season. As a duck hunter that has been using and making spinning wing decoys to attract ducks since their inception, I have noticed that if anything more ducks are taken home by duck hunters than ducks killed with the use of a spinning wing decoy. What I mean by this is, since the spinning wing decoy is so effective especially with hunters who don’t know how to set decoys or call, that the birds come in closer for clean shots. Whereas before these types of hunters, which are the majority of hunters, take longer shots and cripple more birds than they kill clean. The cripples, which eventually die would usually be more than a limit. If anything the evolution of the spinning wing decoy has become a conservation tool and has brought back enthusiasm and excitement into duck hunting for hunters.

At we have developed duck hunting decoys with and without motors to fit any hunting situation. We have videos that show exactly how the spinner works out in the field.

The flash of the spinning wing simulates landing ducks and can pull in ducks from great distances.  Point the wings of your spinning wing decoy upwind as this will be the direction ducks will come into your spread.  The more flash that is created, by using multiple spinning wing decoys the farther away ducks can see your spread.

Spinning wing decoys are most effective during the big migration when the northern plains have frozen over and the ducks push south for warmer weather. They are also effective during the early season. During these times you want to put your spinning wing decoy in the exact spot you want the birds to land.  The birds will come in feet down and try to land on your spinner.  On non-migration days or late season heavily hunted birds, you want to place the spinning decoy up or down wind 20 to 30 yards outside your decoys or off to the side. Experienced birds tend not to land where the spinner is located. The spinners will attract them, give them a hole in your decoys to land.

On overcast days the effectiveness of the spinning wings goes down when there is little sunlight hitting the wings.  A tip for cloudy overcast days is to put your spinner in weed cover or under trees as the motion out in the open without sun will scare incoming ducks more than it will attract them.

Ducks have seen these spinning wing decoys from Canada all the way down to your hunting spot and the farther south you are, the harder time you will have trying to attract them.  On migration days when the sky is full of ducks, the spinning wing decoy is unbelievable, the ducks will drop out of the sky.

If you also do goose hunting while duck hunting you will find that the spinning wing will flare the geese off your spread. Things that can be done so the geese will not flare are remote control spinners, but every time I see geese coming I can never get to my remote in time. At we have developed a pull string spinning wing decoy that allows you to control the motion when ducks are overhead and no motion when geese are approaching. This also works well on late season birds as the flash is not constant like they have seen in every other spread. There are no motors, 100% manual operation which make them legal in some states that have banned motorized decoys.

If you want more feet down in your face duck hunting, where you drop your ducks dead in the decoys, then you have to experience the use of a spinning wing decoy.

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postheadericon Indoor rock climbing that recreate the magic of rock climbing

Indoor Rock Climbing That Recreate the Magic of Rock Climbing

Rock climbing is not only an out door sport. In the verge of swiftly increasing popularity of rock climbing, the indoor variant of rock climbing simply called, as the indoor rock climbing has also became a prominent sport in urban areas.

However, it might not cater to the difficulties encountered in natural rock climbing routes. Nevertheless, indoor rock climbing offers the specific muscle exercises that help to condition and tone our muscles as per the requirements of the authentic outdoor rock climbing.

Man made rock-climbing routes is considered indoor rock hiking in spite of the wall being set outdoors. This is referred to generally as indoor rock climbing;

We can therefore, define the indoor rock climbing as those artificial structures that attempt to , in a controlled environment. People who live in the cities and find it difficult to go very far on a frequent basis can also easily access such rock climbing locations. Its accessibility also played an important role during the growth of rock climbing popularity.

The exterior of indoor rock climbing walls can take on many faces and shapes. Some are just plain walls interspersed strategically or randomly with knobs and pockets for climbing.

You will find that an indoor rock climbing facility of Singapore is made up of a very long section of a gym-wall and it consists of wood that is fitted with knobs, that are known a jugs for footing and grasping grip to climb up the wall.

In the past, indoor walls that were used for rock climbing were made out of bricks, such that it can be rendered safely as wall climbing. Bricks allow decent footing, even if climbers not on climbing shoes. However, this created a lack of interest in the climbers as they found it less challenging and less thrilling.

Now on the other hand indoor rock climbing walls can be made almost from any material. Some indoor rock hiking walls are near perfect imitations of rock walls like those that are on UK, with molded features and with matching colors.

Wood is the most common material that is used to make an indoor rock-climbing wall. It has a handhold made in plastic. This hold is attached to the wall and is convenient for gripping purpose. There are also climbing walls made up of slabs of granite.

There are several advantages of indoor rock climbing. Aside from the discussion, we have made about their accessibility, indoor rock hiking is known for its controlled setting, pre-positioned anchors and a planned route finding, which is just the perfect introduction to newcomers of the sport with out involving much danger and also gives full encouragement and courage to the starters.

With the indoor rock climbing setting, newcomers can be swiftly introduced to its fundamentals by the trainers. However if the starters spend much time in the in door rock climbing model itself they will loose their skill of finding new routes through the rocky path and finally will find the real natural rock climbing too hard and highly difficult.

The indoor rock climbing has so many advantages over the natural one. It is also becoming very popular among the climbers.