Rike Field OPEN during “stay at home” order

The Indy RC South club flying field is OPEN during the Governor’s “stay at home” order. Please practice social distancing (>6 feet) while you are there to help reduce spread of the COVID-19 virus.

If the road/field are too soft/muddy due to the spring rains, please stay off of them until they dry out to prevent damage to them.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Indy RC South Club Dinner

Dye's Walk Country ClubWe will be having our Annual Club Dinner at Dye’s Walk Country Club on Saturday, January 11th, 2020. We will start at 6:00pm, and dinner will be served at 6:30pm.  We will be dining in the Grand Ballroom again this year.

Dye’s Walk is located East of Hwy 135 between Smith Valley & Stones Crossing roads.  The address is 2080 S. State Road 135, Greenwood, IN. Park on the South side of the clubhouse, and use the guest entrance on the West side of the building.

Cost will be $25 per person.

You need to download the RSVP form and mail it along with payment to Treasurer Doug Gifford, 3654 Bellmore Drive, Brownsburg, IN 46112, to arrive no later than December 20th, or email him at giffdoug49@gmail.com. Early confirmation and payment will be appreciated!

Attendees are encouraged to bring a wrapped or bagged gift, for a planned gift exchange. Gifts can be for men or women, with a minimum value of $10. The gift exchange is optional for those that wish to participate. There will also be raffles and other fun activities.

The menu will be very similar to the excellent food we had last year.  There will also be something for dessert.  They will have a cash bar, and non-alcoholic drinks will be free.

2020 Membership Dues

Attention Indy RC South club members…

For renewals paid no later than Dec 31st:

$ 80.00    Regular member
$ 40.00    Junior member (<20)
$ 120.00  Family Membership

Renewals paid on Jan 1st or later will incur a $10 late fee.

Please mail them to:
Doug Gifford, 3654 Bellmore Dr., Brownsburg, IN 46112

Training program ends 10/17

With the reduction of daylight hours in the evening now, we are suspending the normal availability of training instruction/assistance on Tuesdays and Thursdays for the winter season.

Help will still be available on good days on an individual basis, if needed, when an appointment with an instructor is arranged in advance.

Please contact Bob Badger or one of the other Instructors with any questions or to arrange a training session.

Training starts Tuesday, 4/30!

The Indy RC South training program will start back up on Tuesday, April 30th. It will be available Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm until dark, weather permitting.

Bob Badger continues to head up the instruction program along with the following instructors:

Head Instructor Bob Badger in action!

Bob Badger in action!

  • Chuck Baker
  • Jerry Bunner
  • Doug Gifford
  • Robert Gough
  • George Hallander
  • Rick Taylor
  • Al Tucker
  • Gary Wild
  • Duane Wright

Please contact Bob or one of the other Instructors with any questions or to arrange for additional training sessions.

2018 Club Dinner

Our Annual Club Dinner was held at Dye’s Walk Country Club on Saturday, January 5th, 2019. There were several members and their significant others in attendance this year. It was a lot of fun! Check out the photos below (courtesy of Adam Hunt).

The gift and raffle tables. Lots of gifts for the gift exchange (not including Doug’s plane!)
Some of the raffle items that were available – Saito 30, UMX Cessna, Hover/Quad.
Doug Gifford presented a few “special” awards this year – more raffle goodies behind him.
Here is one of the “special” awards. Doug generated them on his 3D printer!