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Round 7, Hard Knox, August 18

A place to relive, revive, and ride that "old iron".

Post Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:18 am

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Location change...

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NW CT
I speak vintage, but don't ride it!

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:10 am

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We worked on the course last night at it is taking shape. I have a few options for the vintage course short and maybe too easy or longer with a couple elevation changes.

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:17 am

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Bmrev01 wrote:
We worked on the course last night at it is taking shape. I have a few options for the vintage course short and maybe too easy or longer with a couple elevation changes.


Well, it seems as though there will be a lot of dust control between now and the 18th. After last weekends mudfest I know which way I would vote! :bomb
NW CT
I speak vintage, but don't ride it!

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:24 am

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Even with rain this will not be a Netra Erzburg event. I will do my best to get a mix but making 3 separate tracks is very difficult even with many helpers.

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:47 am

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Whatever Dave, we can handle it. Just run it as is! :thumbsup:

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:46 am
RM
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Bmrev01 wrote:
a Netra Erzburg event. .


Where....
When....,
I’m in

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 4:20 pm

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I might hate myself for this but longer with elevation.

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:24 pm
RM
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How bout a joker lane...

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:28 pm

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The harder the better for me, apparently. How about some HERO sections? :biggrin
Valves are STILL for toilets!

Post Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:15 pm

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back row likes it easy.... :shades:

Post Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:49 am

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Don't matter to me hard or easy its all good. The more technical it is the better shot I have keeping the big bores in sight. Lol
Tom A.
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Vintage Series Racer
1974 MT250, 1977 MX3, 1977 RM/TS 175, 1980 CR250R, 1981 YZ465, 87/88 RM125,

Post Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:19 am

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My goal is to run the longer course if the weather holds out. The guys are going to wrap up all the arrows and layout this weekend. I will then work on removing any nasty sections I can remove. I will try to include a small grass track if possible.
Thanks

Post Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:27 am

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Is there a rain date?

Post Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:44 am

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Yes but only for you. :nana:

Post Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:05 pm

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Pink Jersey day !!!!

Post Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:05 am

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I’ve received word that trailboss Big Dave Dussault has parked his RV at the track and is staying there til Monday to make sure he can devote as much time as possible to our course for us. :thumbsup: Weather is looking better and better every time I look too! :letsgo

Post Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:26 am

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Location: near Kingston, NY
Unfortunately I'm going to miss this one, some fresh stitches in my index finger is going to keep me from the line :bleep:
Always looking forward to this event...

Post Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:45 am
ECL
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Alright Dave, let's hear about the course. I'm on the fence about which bike to ride, the IT200 or maybe break the KX250 back out. Or maybe even the WR500... :shock

What say you?

Post Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:45 pm

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I want to know if I need a plow. Planning on Husky. I know you put excellent vintage courses together but how much mud now?

Post Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:21 pm

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Dave has minimal service up at the track so he asked me to relay that course is more “woodsy” than last years course and not nearly as much grasstrack. As always with a course that Dave puts together it’ll still be awesome. :thumbsup:

Post Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:22 am

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Location: Danbury,conn.
I will bring the woodsey bike

Post Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:56 am

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Grass track is over-rated. Except Wrentham which is heaven.

Post Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:46 pm

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Track pics from Big Dave :thumbsup:
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Post Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:27 pm

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MikeDi wrote:
Grass track is over-rated. Except Wrentham which is heaven.


Says the guy with brakes and suspension. Get back on the MX and learn to love grass track.
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"Look for me in the results, immediately above the DNF's"

Post Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:28 pm

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sgthubbard60 wrote:
Track pics from Big Dave :thumbsup:


Looks minty fresh! Is this a new Knox venue?
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"Look for me in the results, immediately above the DNF's"

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