OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

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Renodemona
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OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

Postby Renodemona » Sun Jun 04, 2017 3:28 pm

Went out with the local overland bound group for a waypoint style rally in the desert at night. Teams of 2, everyone got a set of waypoints with description (old cabin, mine building, water tower, etc) and first team to take a picture at all the waypoints and get back to base camp wins! I was teamed up with a guy who had a built Kia and we totally won. Here's some of the highlights:
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1976 Cherokee w/t 'Susan' 401/TH400/QT(PT)
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3" Rough Country Springs, HEI Dizzy
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1972 Wagoneer 'Meredith' 360/TH400/D20
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Tatsadasayago
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Re: OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

Postby Tatsadasayago » Sun Jun 04, 2017 9:06 pm

Totally Cool Glen!
Way to represent us Old School types.
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Lumpskie
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Re: OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

Postby Lumpskie » Mon Jun 05, 2017 5:38 am

Awesome! Congratulations on the win and thanks for the pics.
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Re: OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

Postby will e » Mon Jun 05, 2017 7:08 am

Nice score for the old school! I have to admit I never thought I would see the words 'built' and 'kia' used together but it looks like a cool little rig.
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Re: OB Desert Rally 2017 with Overland Bound

Postby shimniok » Wed Jun 07, 2017 10:21 pm

Looks like fun!!

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