Flying. Boooooring..... Take off. Burn fuel. Land.
Spend lots of money in between.
get to see my kids more often, see the country, grow business opportunities...
Spend lots of money every other weekend. Tally up all the travel running around, parts, tuning, power adders, tires, tire money, ... at the end of the season what do you have?
memories. and wood, and an empty checking account. To the tune of it's at least $12,000 a year.
now go back out and do it another year.
I did that two years ft and that was enough. You see where the sport is heading, it's fun, but you'll never be a real pro racer, least i won't. most of them started on bikes when they started walking.
The competition and rush are 100 times greater than a track day but my heart flutters around little single engine planes. Who knows, maybe this is just a fad, but for now it's one I'm excited about pursuing.