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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes

Golden Gate Region Porsche Club of America Board of Directors meeting minutes for October 30, 2014. Present: Richard French, Larry Adams, Andrew Blyholder, Michael Sherman, Michael Griffin, Paul Larson and John Celona. Absent: Andrew Forrest, Tim Smith and William Benz. Mr. Benz assigned his proxy for the meeting to president[…]

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President’s Message – November 2014

The results of the Golden Gate region Board of Directors election and update to the bylaws are in. We had 105 members vote, approximate 6% of our membership. All candidates received over 90% and the bylaws update passed with 102 votes for, 1 against and 2 abstentions. Vice President [table,[…]

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Porsche Announces Water-Cooled Wheel

Well those Wizards of Weissach have been at it again. First came the water-cooled front engine cars (the 924/944/968 and 944), then water cooling was extended to the mid- and rear-engine cars. Now, the water cooling magic has been extended even farther with an automotive first: the Water Cooled Wheel.[…]

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GGR AX7 2014 Autocross Report

Event #7 in the Carlsen Porsche GGR Autocross Series was a replay of the previous August event featuring another weekend of back-to-back days of racing in conjunction with Loma Prieta Region at the Marina Airport site.  This time LPR took the lead hosting on Saturday, Sept. 20th, with GGR running[…]

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GGR AX6 2014 Autocross Report

Event #6 in the Carlsen Porsche GGR Autocross Series was held at Marina Airport on Saturday, August 16.  This was the first day of a back-to-back weekend, with an LPR event on Sunday.  Both events were also Zone Series events. By Marina standards, the weather was positively balmy.  A bit[…]

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Friday Night Social

A dozen members met up at Harry Hofbrau for the October Friday night social. The conversations revolved around Porsche, fun runs, baseball, archery and the Formula 1 race at COTA. The Friday night social is hosted by George and Shirley Neidel. It takes place from 6pm to 8pm on the third Friday of[…]

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Membership Report – October 2014

GGR Regional Summary – October 2014 We’re Number One! No, I don’t mean the Giants…but of course, we are.  I mean in the PCA’s Membership Contest.  We’re first in Actual Growth and still in the running (Top 5) for Factored Growth.  What’s this? Well, in 1990, PCA implemented a campaign[…]

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Board meeting minutes for September 17, 2014

Call to Order President French called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. at the home of the Social Director in Palo Alto. The President reminded the Board that this meeting had been noticed in the last Nugget as the 2014 Annual Meeting of the membership.  He welcomed member Bern Beecham[…]

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