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Macedon hosts model helicopter showcase
Macedon, N.Y. The worlds top model helicopter pilots spent the holiday weekend in the Rochester area.
They took part in the Northeast Model Helicopter Jamboree, hosted by the Rochester Aero Modeling Society, in Macedon. The event featured raffles, food, fireworks and free flying lessons.
Among the participants: Rochesters own Kyle Stacy, who finished fourth recently at the world championship in the Netherlands.
Stacys dad, Ray, who organized the event, said this weekends event wasnt a competition, but rather a showcase of what the hobby is all about.
"There's no pressure here, Ray Stacy said. It's just go out and fly and have a good time. We don't do any type of competition or anything like that. We just want to make it fun, make it about the hobby and show off what we're doing."