Wbool competitor in Model Plane Title
Warrnambool's Leigh Hocken was part of the three man Australian team that took out the world title in F3D pylon racing of model aircrafts in Queensland.
The Aussie team came out on top from 33 teams from around the world with Leigh also finishing 7th in the world in his individual event.
Pylon racing is done around a triangular course with planes doing 10 laps of the 400 metre circuit. The planes are averaging around 340ks an hour during the race.