This is a 10-hour mini-endurance rally which will be run on November 2, 2013, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. It should be a low-key, fun event for novices, and challenging for the more experienced. The registration fee includes Friday and Saturday night dinners. The registration fee is $60.00 single rider, $95.00 two up.
Registration is now open at https://rides.jasonjonas.com/regRequest.php?id=286
Maximum number of riders, including pillions, is 50. We prefer Paypal, but will accept checks. Registration deadline is Oct 15, 2013; no on-site registration. If you decide after Oct 15th that you want to ride, contact the Rallymaster at firstname.lastname@example.org, and, if there are any slots available, we may be able to open registration for you. Deadline for canceling without forfeiting your registration fee is October 20th. T-shirt orders cannot be canceled after Oct 1st.
Host Hotel: Quality Inn & Suites, 30307 Cortez Blvd, Brooksville, FL 34602. Ph: 352-796-9481. Mention Long Riders to get the special room rate of $55.00. We are aware that AMA members may get a slightly better rate, but we will not get credit for a room booking which helps us get our meeting room for free. Please help us out! N 28° 31.416' W082° 14.377'
- Friday, Nov 1, 6:00 PM, Rider meeting and dinner, at the Quality Inn.
- Saturday, Nov 2, 6:30 AM, Mandatory rider meeting at the Quality Inn. The hotel has a very good hot breakfast buffet at 6:00 AM for those who are guests.
- 7:00 AM -- Rally Start
- 5:00 PM -- Rally Finish at the Quality Inn. There is no "points per minute" window. If you arrive after 5 PM, you are DNF.
- 6:00 PM -- Dinner and Awards.
Support for Eddie's Road: Just some additional information about our support for this charitable cause. Eddie's Road is a program for at-risk youth, administered by Lisa Erbes in memory of the late Eddie James of Team Strange, rally rider and rallymaster extraordinaire. Rally bonus points are available for contributions! If you contribute to Eddie's Road, you get 1000 points. This voluntary contribution is listed in the registration fees on Ride Master, and the minimum donation is $5.00. If you want to contribute more, just change the quantity from 1 to 2, or 3, or whatever.
If you have already registered for the rally, and decide later that you want to contribute in order to earn bonus points, you may contribute on line and present your receipt at scoring to earn the points. Eddie's Road: http://www.eddiesroad.org