37th Annual Air Race Classic
When:June 18, 2013 - June 21, 2013
The 37th Annual Air Race Classic runs from June 18-21, 2013. The race begins in Pasco, Washington and the finish line will be in Fayetteville, Arkansas, encompassing a total of 2,449 statute miles. The race route has stops at nine airports in a total of four days.
The Air Race Classic is an all female aviatrix race that encompasses nearly 2,400 miles and four days of competitive flying. It is the oldest cross country air race with a history that roots back to the 1929 First Women’s Air Derby. The 2013 race has forty-nine teams of all women racers.
Air Race Classic will be sponsored in 2013 by the only watch company dedicated to female flyers, The Abingdon Company. The Elise model of Abingdon’s watches will be the Official Timepiece of the Air Race Classic. Abingdon will support the Air Race Classic by providing Elise watches to be awarded to each member of the first and second place teams, along with additional models of watches for the silent auction at the awards banquet.