Tag: RC Club

RC Club: We Have an App for That

Butch Spiller The Robson Ranch Radio Control (RC) Club has developed a mobile app for members, to help keep communications open between members. The app was developed by Dave Doughty, club webmaster. “I needed something to keep me busy during the pandemic lockdown,” according to Mr. Doughty. The app displays results of the RC car…

Racers, Start Your Engines

Butch Spiller The Robson Ranch Radio Control (RC) Club invites Robson residents to get involved in racing RC cars. It’s a competitive hobby that requires plenty of practice, but is a lot of fun. The tracks are located north of the community, just a few minutes from your home by car or golf cart. Just…

Come Fly with Me

You can learn to fly a jet like this.

Butch Spiller The Robson Ranch Radio Control (RC) Club invites Robson Ranch residents to learn to fly RC airplanes. “It’s a fun hobby and not too expensive to get into” says Butch Spiller, president of the club. The airfield is located at the RC park, just a few minutes from most homes in the community…

RC Club Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

Butch Spiller In 2010, 12 local residents with the common interest of flying remote control planes got together and started a new club, The Robson Ranch Flyers. During the next five years, the club moved its flying field several times to various locations in the community. Then, in 2015, the club added RC Car Racing…

RC Club Now In Its Fourth Home

Melani Caron, HOA general manager, presides over the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Robson Ranch RC Park.

Many Robson residents are not aware that the present Robson Ranch Radio-Controlled (RC) Park is not the first RC facility in the community. The club has been in existence for several years and has operated out of several locations. The club started out as an RC flying club with fewer than 12 members who were…

RC Club announces new website

Robson Ranch RC Club has announced a new club website intended to introduce the club to Robson residents and keep members up to date with club activities. The website, designed by club member Dave Doughty, includes videos of the club’s RC car racing and RC flying events, photos of the RC Club facilities, a club…

RC Club holds combat event

The Robson Ranch RC Club has been holding weekly flying events for the entertainment of local residents. On March 11, the club held a “combat flying event” in which club pilots attached streamers to the tails of airplanes. The object of the competition is to cut the streamers on competing planes with the propellers of…

Robson Ranch RC Club awards its fastest drivers

Award winners, left to right: Dennis Clayton, Doug Gordon, Bill White, Bill Engler, Mark McCollum, Eddie Peril, Larry Mason and Neil Evans

Butch Spiller Members of the Robson Ranch RC Club participate in RC car races every week. The winners are awarded points based on their racing performance. As the winter season comes to a close the Robson Ranch RC Club held its award dinner in the Hermosa Room of the Ranch House on March 25. Racers…

RC Club moves to new RC Park

The Robson Ranch RC Club proudly announces the opening of its new RC Park. Earlier this year, the club saw the need to expand its facilities to accommodate the needs of its growing membership. With the assistance of Robson management and contributions from club members, the club has now completed the construction of a beautiful…