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November, 2018 Zone 7 Report

By Sandy Provasi, Zone 7 Representative Please join us for the Zone 7 Year End Awards Banquet, which will be a casual Mexican Fiesta in Concord, California on November 10th beginning at 6pm. This is a central location to many of the Zone 7 regions. Zone Concours and Autocross awards will[…]

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November, 2018 Social/Motoring Report

Thanks for the memories –by Michael Griffin Another FunRun season came to a happy end in October with the 3-day Santa Barbara and one-day Carmel Valley events. These FunRuns bring our total for the year to eleven, and for that to have happened, I can only thank our team of[…]

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November, 2018 Autocross Report

Sunrise at Crows Landing and 2019 Autocross Schedule The 8thAutocrossof the season took place on October 27 at NASA Crows landing. Though we only used a small fraction of the space available at this site, Steve L put together a great course that averaged 60-70 seconds, a bit longer than[…]

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A Holiday Tradition Returns!

Volunteer Appreciation Day / Toys for Tots Benefit co-chaired by John Celona & Bubba Gong With the help of President Brad Kellett, GGR is bringing back the holiday tradition of a Volunteer Appreciation Day and Toys for Tots Benefit. This celebrates the contributions of the hard-working volunteers who labor to[…]

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October 2018 Track Report

Thank You, Drivers! Thank You, Track Team! Dear Reader, I will assume that each of us, from time to time, have difficulty in pulling up an off-the-beaten-path theme for a writing assignments, especially when that writing assignment was due four days ago.  This morning is one of those times.  I[…]

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October 2018 Motoring Report

Mines Road North-to-South Mines Road is an extremely popular FunRun drive. So much so, we decided this year to run it twice: once from the North, going South toward San Jose. And a month later in September, we drove it in the reverse direction toward Livermore in the North. Here[…]

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October 2018 Autocross Report

October 2018 Autocross Report The 6thAutocrossof the Carlsen Porsche Autocross Series was held on Sunday August 5 at Marina Municipal Airport and was attended by 76 drivers. We reused the course from the previous day (by LPR), but ran it in reverse. Best times ran in the 42-57 second range,[…]

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Board of Directors Meeting for September 14, 2018

Board Meeting Minutes September 14, 2018 Present: Larry Adams, Bern Beecham, Brad Kellett, Brian Emmett, Bryan Phan, Ed Hunter, John Celona, Marianne Merritt, Michael Griffin Call to Order: The meeting was called to order at 12:32 pm. Call for agenda changes: None Call for calendar changes: The final two Board[…]

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Board Changes and Nominations

Every year, October brings us the GGR board of directors elections. That means that every September ahead of the election, we assemble a committee to determine the board’s nominations for the positions up for election. Before I get to the nominations though, I have an exciting change to our board[…]

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