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Old 09-15-2012, 05:07 AM   #66
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Location: Southern VT Green Mtns
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Originally Posted by ~wsrock~ View Post
Midcoast Maine. Here's the text from BMW

GS Trophy Challenge East Coast Qualifier Rally Event Information

This is a fun event for all skill level riders. Prizes will be awarded to participants in different categories in addition to the GS Trophy Finalists.

Schedule of Events (subject to change)

Friday 9/21
12-1pm Lunch available in the Performance Center Cafeteria at participants expense.
1-2pm Registration. Drop off camping gear after registration.
2:30pm Riderís briefing
7:15pm Riding events conclude, reception immediately to follow (heavy finger food)

Saturday 9/22
7-8am Breakfast (eggs, sausage, fruit, french toast)
8:15-11am Riding events
11-11:30am Pack gear/load bikes
11:30-12:30pm Lunch (hotdogs, burgers)
12:30pm Transit to next venue (campsite)
3:30-6:30pm Riding events (Gulches ORV Park)
7-8:30pm Dinner (low country boil- seafood & non-seafood version)
8:30pm Bonfire & beer!

Sunday 9/23
7:30-8:30am Breakfast (sausage and egg sandwiches, fruit)
8:30am Semifinalists announced
9:30-12pm Semifinalists individual ride and team challenge events
12:30-1:30pm Lunch (BBQ, Mac & Cheese)
1:30pm Finalists and individual category winners announced
2pm Event ends/depart camp

Motorcycles: All BMW dual sport motorcycles are welcome to participate in riding events,
including the G450X. G450X riders are not eligible for GS Trophy Qualifier. Semifinalists will compete on an F800GS provided by BMW in the individual and team events.

Event Format: Rally raid format with some timekeeping elements. Starting on time is critical.
Donít be late to registration!

Meals: Hot meals will be provided starting Friday evening at the reception
concluding with Sunday lunch. See above timeline for menus.

Camping: Both campsites are primitive with port-a-johns.

Friday: Camping will be on the Performance Centerís property. Space is limited. Close proximity campsites. Hotels nearby if not interested in camping; Super 8, Holiday Inn Express, Hampton Inn.
Saturday: Camping highly recommended. Nearest hotel 30 minutes away.

Weather: Be prepared to ride rain or shine. Knobby dual sport tires highly recommended.
BMW Performance Center
(888) 345-4269
(909) 975-5699 Fax
Thanx for the post!

My dad grew up in Sebasco, Phippsburgh..... Love it up there

Too bad you're not riding down, I'm feeling for your GS having to be in the back of a truck...... it's just not right
"If you're going to be stupid, you've got to be tough" -N.E.R.R.
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