Motoring & Social Report

Motoring & Social Report

July 2016 Motoring / Social Report

We had a great time clicking-off the 6th FunRun of the year in early July. Forty P-cars, this time including an SUV, and 58 GGR peeps turned-out for the re-introduction of this popular Drive to our FunRun schedule. Mines Road to Mt. Hamilton… Ah, what’s not to like? We cruised a[…]

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Mammoth Lakes Run

Mammoth Lakes is usually thought of as THE resort for LA skiers. But now it’s an annual destination for NorCal regions, wanting to see what it looks like on the other side of the Sierras. This year the event pulled as many as 90 Porsches, ~130 drivers and passengers, from[…]

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June 2016 Motoring/Social Report

by D. Michael Griffin  VP/Motoring Director The last month has been uber-active with Motoring and Social events. On April 30th 47 cars and 70 people enjoyed a FunRun down to Ft. Hunter Liggett and back up PCH for lunch at Big Sur River Inn. As usual, the view of the[…]

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March Motoring / Social Report

By D.Michael Griffin, VP/Motoring director A Technicolor FunRun is what we had on Sat. 2/27: BLUE sky, WHITE wisps of fog, EMERALD carpeting wall to wall on the hills, YELLOW field flowers and a sea of PINK nut trees blooming their tops off in the San Joaquin Valley. Oh, yeah,[…]

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December 2015 Motoring / Social Report

Calling all radio heads, we could use some help here. One of the challenges in operating a FunRun event is dealing with communication, while en route. Maybe I should say “lack of communication” to be more precise. While we’ve tried the standard Motorola and Cobra walkies, these low powered FRS[…]

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Motoring / Social Report October 2015

TOTALLY insane: The GGR “Socialistas” committee produced nine [9] FunRuns/tours in 2015, including four “winery tours” that were big hits with members. ~700 GGR drivers and guests participated over the course of the season, with an average of 43 cars showing up for each event. Drives sold-out in a matter[…]

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