A potpourri of photos, stories, and videos found on the internet and in the real world about the GPBC or it's members
WIBW 13's 10:00 News featured footage of the crowd favorite GPBC float at the parade. Thanks to Highway 4 Automotive for pulling us through another parade!
CLICK HEREto see the Chamber of Commerce's new quality of life video featuring images of Windbreaker and Hocus Pocus shot from Tropical Sunrise in August 2008.
Brian Carlson recently found this postcard in Manhattan. From what I can tell the photo was taken with a heck of a telephoto lens from atop Burnett's Mound during Huff 'n Puff 1984 - 24 years ago! Good find Brian!
The Garden City Telegram's article including interviews with GPBC pilots Nick and Brian.
Check out the video too!
This advertisement for Kansas Heritage Photography was spotted on Kansas Avenue in Downtown Topeka. The couple in the photo on the left are friends of the photographer and the photo of GPBC balloon Hocus Pocus was taken near 49th and Burlingame on the Saturday morning flight of Huff 'n Puff 2007.
This billboard was spotted from the south bound lane of I-470 near Cracker Barrel.
The sign changes every few seconds so you might have to wait a while to see it. The photo is from Huff 'n Puff several years ago and shows Firehawk, Carpet Plus, Big Top, and Tweety.
KTKA 49's spot on Chris & Brian's Friday evening flight from Fairlawn Plaza.
Carol Yoho's letter to the editor of The Topeka Capital-Journal praising the events of Huff 'n Puff's Friday evening activities. (Scroll to the bottom of the page)
And - I just found THIS PAGE that Carol put together about her experience at the rally.
WIBW 13's story, video and photos from Huff 'n Puff 2007.
The Topeka Capital Journal's Huff 'n Puff article about the weekend's events.
The Topeka Capital-Journal's Huff 'n Puff article focusing on Rob Smith.
KTKA 49's story and video focusing on Jerry Goodnow's contributions to ballooning in the Topeka area.
The Topeka Capital-Journal's article on Crew Training '07
(web editor's note: I didn't "trip" , I "stumbled", heh)
KTKA 49's story and video of the tether for the Lance Armstrong Foundation and the American Cancer Society.
WIBW 13's story and video of the tether for the Lance Armstrong Foundation and the American Cancer Society.
KTKA 49's story and video interview with Tom Allen about the upcoming "Topeka Flights For Cancer" fundraiser.
The Topeka Capital-Journal's article about our annual "Christmas Card to the City."
WIBW 13's story and video about our annual "Christmas Card to the City"