Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29 - July 4 2017

Final Balloon Competition Standings 2011 - 2016

2016 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings

  1. Joe Heartsill - Texas Racer Balloon Joe Heartsill - Texas Racer BalloonJoe Heartsill - Texas Racer Balloon
  2. Steve Mitchell
  3. Rhett Heartsill
  4. John Petrehn
  5. Joe Zvada
  6. Aaron Foelske
  7. Shawn Raya
  8. AJ Nels
  9. Rick Kerber
  10. Larry Coan

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2016!

2015 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings


  1. Joe Zvada - International Chicken Balloon Joe Zvada - International Chicken BalloonJoe Zvada 8660 International Chicken Balloon
  2. Johnny Petrehn 8567
  3. Jeff Pestun 8191
  4. Shawn Raya 8005
  5. Yudai Fujita 7997
  6. Steve Mitchell 7710
  7. Aaron Foelske 7602
  8. Susan Stamats 7001
  9. Jason Adams 6904
  10. Larry Coan 6812
  11. Christopher Cliver 6702
  12. Harold Cliver 6412
  13. John Gibbons 6224
  14. Guy Gauthier 6019
  15. Meg Skelton 5968

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2015!


2014 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings

  1. Johnny Petrehn 7185 Kodachrome Balloon
  2. Joe Heartsill 6559
  3. Chase Donner 6546
  4. Jeff Pestun 6373
  5. Shawn Raya 6372
  6. Joe Zvada 6304
  7. Yudai Fujita 6301
  8. AJ Nels 6210
  9. Chris Smart 6198
  10. Dominic Bareford 5616
  11. Jason Adams 5395
  12. Brandon Heavin 5326
  13. Larry Coan 5257
  14. Steve Mitchell 4999
  15. Jeremy Rubin 4978

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2014!


2013 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings

  1. Joe ZVADA, TX 7950
  2. Paul PETREHN, MI 7860
  3. Joe HEARTSILL, TX 7730
  4. Gary HEAVIN, TX 7590
  5. Nick DONNER, KY 7550
  6. Chris SMART, IN 7540
  7. Shawn RAYA, MI 7510
  8. John PETREHN, KS 7470
  9. Harold CLIVER, TX 7260
  10. Phil CLINGER, MI 7050
  11. Jeff PESTUN, MI 6950
  12. Yudai FUJITA, JPN 6880
  13. Chuck WALZ, MI 6860
  14. Rhett HEARTSILL, TX 6800
  15. Brandon HEAVIN, TX 6680

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2013!


2012 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings

  1. John PETREHN, KS 11178 
  2. Paul PETREHN, MI 10319
  3. Rhett HEARTSILL, TX 10039
  4. Nick DONNER, KY 9885
  5. Joe HEARTSILL, TX 9660
  6. Chris SMART, IN 9546
  7. Robert GONZALES, TX 9501
  8. Shawn RAYA, MI 8989
  9. Joe ZVADA, TX 8715
  10. Gary HEAVIN, TX 8711
  11. Jeff PESTUN, MI 8559
  12. Robert WATSON, MI 8368
  13. Andy BAIRD, MI 8321
  14. Jason ADAMS, ONT 8226
  15. Rick KERBER, MI 8007

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2012!


2011 Hot-Air Balloon Competition Final Standings

  1. Nick Donner IL 6704
  2. Chase Donner GA 6500
  3. Shawn Raya MI 6386
  4. Tom Roush TN 6364
  5. Larry Coan MI 6272
  6. Joe Heartsill TX 6182
  7. Paul Petrehn MI 6126
  8. Phil Clinger MI 5602
  9. Jeff Pestun MI 5557
  10. Roy Smith TN 5421
  11. Joe Zvada OH 5331
  12. Rhett Heartsill TX 5215
  13. Bret Christian IA 5172
  14. David Troutman KY 4943
  15. Jeff Sweet NC 4897

Congratulations and Thank You to all who participated in 2011!