The Peak City Section is a consortium of Rocky Mountain rocketry enthusiasts
who combined their talents to host NARAM-52 and Regional Competitions in Colorado.
See our Mission Statement

NARAM 56 will be held July 26 to August 1 2014 in Pueblo Colorado by SCORE

The event will be graciously hosted by Southern Colorado Rocketeers at their Hudson Ranch site. The event will include the annual National Association of Rocketry Annual Meet, a sport flying range for model and high power rockets, an opportunity for Level 1, 2, and 3 HPR certifications, and many other events that will make this the rocketry event not to miss. The NARAM 56 contest events are:
Monday July 28, 2014
  • Set Altitude (160 meters)*
  • C Boost Glider Duration (multiround)**
    Tuesday July 29, 2014
  • B Payload Altitude
  • B Streamer Duration
    Wednesday July 30, 2014
  • Bx5 Cluster Altitude
  • C Helicopter Duration (multiround)**
  • Thursday July 31, 2014
  • D Superroc Altitude
  • FAI A Parachute Duration (multiround)**
    Friday August 1, 2014
  • Giant Sport Scale
  • Concept Scale
    All week
  • Research and Development
  • *all altitude events tracked to ejection by theodolite **flyoffs for a tie will be at the time of range close; there will be a 30 minute flight window and there is no duration max; it will be an unlimited timing round

    The contest organizers are also planning fun contest events like a judged classic model contest, quadrathon to be held over the July 26-27 weekend and HPR Contest Events run from the sport range during the week. In addition, the ULA/Ball Aerospace Intern rockets will be launched on July 26. The planning has just begun, so stay tuned for more updates and our webpage launch.

    For information of upcoming NAR Regional contest see REGIONAL NAR CONTESTS

    Peak City Section assisted Kevin Owens who was with the Colorado MESA (Mathematics, Engineering Science Achievment) in their High School Science & Engineering Jamboree Model Rocket Challenge on April 5, 2011 at the Colorado School of Mines and at the Middle School Rocket Challenge at Denver University on May6, 2011. other future events. We provided the rocket launch controller and launch stands for the events.

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    Peak City and all the rocketeers of Colorado hosted the 2010 NARAM-52 (52nd National Association of Rocketry Annual Meet) which was a Tribute to William S. Roe. The event was held at the S.C.O.R.E. (Section #632) launch site which is located on the Hudson Ranch 17 miles SW of Pueblo, CO. The official dates were from July 30 (friday) through August 6 (friday), 2010 and the host hotel was the Pueblo Clarion Inn.
    William S. Roe Jr. was instrumental in helping G. Harry Stine found of the NAR, was the original president of the Peak City Section, and was Contest Director at NARAM-2 (and NARAM-11). 50 years later we honored his memory. If you were a member of the original Mile-Hi or Peak City Sections, please let us know. John Roe informed us that his mom, Katherine Roe passed in March 22, 2011, 6 months after our NARAM-52 tribute to her and the family.

    Tribute to
    William (Bill) S. Roe Jr.
    NARAM-52 Contest Results
    Audited as of 8-8-2010

    Contest Director: Mike Konshak

    National Champions

    A Division Champion: Alyssa Stenberg
    B Division Champion: Katie Steele
    C Division Champion: Patrick Peterson
    Team Division Champion: Konshak-Anthony-Edmands
    Section: SSS #508

    HPR Champion: Tom Lyon
    HPR Certifications: 20 L1s, 20 L2s and 2 L3s

    Photo Galleries of NARAM 52
    Peak City at NARAM-52 - Theresa Coker, Becky Konshak and others
    COSROCS Website
    Judy Horton Photography
    Ray LaPanse Photography