You live near the Hare n Hound capitol of the world. Why not just do that? It's a lot cheaper and there are plenty of events to cut your teeth on. There is a 4 day rally called the Mexican 1000. The length of Baja. There is a thread here on it. It is a series of timed sections linked by transits. Roadbook navigation, plus GPS.
Somehow blazing through the trees at high speeds on dirt roads doesn't strike me as healthy.
Straight ahead and faster -Bo Weaver 1970
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