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by DaveMk1
Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Solo 2019
Topic: 2019 Auto Works Awards -
Replies: 0
Views: 54

2019 Auto Works Awards -

The highly coveted 2019 awards glasses are in and ready to be filled with a celebratory adult beverage. The glasses are a different shape this year but as always the generous people at Auto Works have picked up the tab for the awards. A huge thank you to Auto Works for the continued support. dave ht...
by DaveMk1
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Solo 2019
Topic: Party
Replies: 1
Views: 86

Re: Party

For those of you that didn't make it to Loren's place last night for great food, trash talk, and awards here's the results of the voting - Most Improved - Mel Kuipers Rookie of the Year - Talon Monnett Member of the Year - GorMel (twin brothers from different mothers Gordon Elli and Mel Kuipers) Gol...
by DaveMk1
Mon Jan 28, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Solo 2019
Topic: 2018 season awards -
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: 2018 season awards -

Thanks James!


dave
by DaveMk1
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Solo 2019
Topic: Preseason party!
Replies: 0
Views: 92

Preseason party!

It's that time once again - yes it's time for the 76th Annual SWMT SCCA Awards and Preseason dinner party. This year it will be hosted by our esteemed RE Loren Katzenberger at his home on 4343 E. Baseline Road, Bozeman on Thursday February 7th at 6:30. We will celebrate a very successful 2018 season...
by DaveMk1
Fri Jan 25, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Solo 2019
Topic: 2018 season awards -
Replies: 2
Views: 111

2018 season awards -

With the 2018 season wrapped up and the 2019 season getting bigger in the windshield it's time to acknowledge some of the standouts from this past season. Below are the nominations for the various categories and we strongly encourage everyone to attend our preseason party generously hosted by our RE...
by DaveMk1
Fri Jan 25, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Seasonal awards -
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Seasonal awards -

With the 2018 season wrapped up and the 2019 season getting bigger in the windshield it's time to acknowledge some of the standouts from this past season. Below are the nominations for the various categories and we strongly encourage everyone to attend our preseason party generously hosted by our RE...
by DaveMk1
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Winter meeting -
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Winter meeting -

We are holding a meeting to discuss the upcoming season, the race schedule, and of course to take nominations for the various awards the club will hand out for the 2018 season. The meeting is tomorrow (Thursday Jan 24) at MacKenzie River Pizza in Belgrade at 5:30. Everyone is welcome and encouraged ...
by DaveMk1
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Call for nomination of club officers
Replies: 2
Views: 230

Re: Call for nomination of club officers

Thanks James.

First let me say thank you to you for your time at the helm and for the care and energy you have given the job. It's much appreciated.

Will we be having a meeting where we will take nominations or will we be doing that virtually here or on Facebook?


Thanks again,


dave
by DaveMk1
Wed Sep 26, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Index Variation Idea
Replies: 13
Views: 791

Re: Index Variation Idea

It would be interesting academically to run the same course two days in a row. I wonder if we would see much difference in times between day one and two? Thinking aloud here....let's say we do 10 runs on day one. For most the fastest run will be later in the day but not necessarily the very last run...
by DaveMk1
Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Index Event at the Commons
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: Index Event at the Commons

rtp.rick wrote:Hopefully the computer was found....

I've been looking for the results from The Commons event held last weekend.

H's & K's,
Rick Ruth


Results are posted RR -


dave
by DaveMk1
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Index Event at the Commons
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: Index Event at the Commons

Do we know who has the laptop and the event results? Once they are posted I'll add the info into the big Index File and then ask Mike to post it for us.


dave
by DaveMk1
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Anaconda thank you -
Replies: 0
Views: 258

Anaconda thank you -

I wanted to give everyone a big "thank you" for an awesome weekend in Anaconda. Those who took the chance on a new venue were justly rewarded with a really fun time at a place that feels like it was made for Solo. The layout of the place works very well for us, there's zero issue with crow...
by DaveMk1
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda
Replies: 11
Views: 625

Re: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda

I touched base with Rob from Missoula this morning and asked if he knew if any of his drivers were talking about coming and he said he hadn't heard one way or the other.

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda
Replies: 11
Views: 625

Re: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda

Mudge announced to all the other clubs last week. I am asking people to sign up if they think they might go but.... we wont have many. Its a fair bit of work for 6 or 8 of us to race. I really want to go through with the event to establish use of the site and demostrate that we arent hurting anythi...
by DaveMk1
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda
Replies: 11
Views: 625

Re: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda

mdlfCRXs wrote:Thanks Dave. You know how to reach Loren right?



Yep - I'll reach out and we'll get it done.

Are we on hold waiting for numbers to come up or are we pushing ahead regardless?

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda
Replies: 11
Views: 625

Re: Need help hauling cones etc to Anaconda

Loren has offered to haul cones etc but needs to coordinate with someone at the van. He was hoping to get the equipment earlier in the week rather than last minute. Although we should wait and see how registration goes before committing to some gear shuttling. Can anyone work with Loren to get to t...
by DaveMk1
Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Sunday July 1 MSU Bozeman event
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Re: Sunday July 1 MSU Bozeman event

A big thank you to everyone who attended the event. It went so very smooth and easy and that's a testament to everyone being on their game. Very cool. I'm really pleased with how the course worked out. Frankly I was a bit skeptical that we could have fun on the small lot but, at the risk of patting ...
by DaveMk1
Thu Jun 28, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Sunday July 1 MSU Bozeman event
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Re: Sunday July 1 MSU Bozeman event

Do we have a plan in place to get the van to the site?

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Mt Challenge 5 & 6 July 14-15
Replies: 5
Views: 680

Re: Mt Challenge 5 & 6 July 14-15

I'll be happy to do waivers -

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Mt Challenge 3-4
Replies: 1
Views: 269

Re: Mt Challenge 3-4

Life is racing and all else is waiting....and so we will have to wait I guess.

dave
by DaveMk1
Thu May 17, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Need race shoes?
Replies: 0
Views: 263

Need race shoes?

I thought I'd share this just in case anyone else would like some narrow race shoes. Puma Speedcats are on sale for $30 shipped. I understand they run small so plan on ordering up 1/2 to one full size. Follow the link - https://us.puma.com/en/us/search?q=drift&affID=43737&mktID=AFF%3A43737%3...
by DaveMk1
Wed May 16, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: CLUB SHIRTS LIMITED TIME ORDER!
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: CLUB SHIRTS LIMITED TIME ORDER!

Thanks for setting this up James....I just placed my order.

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon May 14, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: The Commons 6-2-18
Replies: 4
Views: 423

Re: The Commons 6-2-18

Hey Mel - thanks for the reminder.

I'll be happy to work up a course design and set the cones.


dave
by DaveMk1
Thu May 10, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: LIVINGSTON MAY 12 CANCELLED
Replies: 8
Views: 754

Re: LIVINGSTON MAY 12 CANCELLED

It looks like maybe our online reg system didn't get the message and more people have signed up for Livingston.

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Timing Boards---Attention WILL
Replies: 3
Views: 493

Re: Timing Boards---Attention WILL

Awesome - it sounds like we are covered one way or the other.

Thanks Mel and Will.

dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Timing Boards---Attention WILL
Replies: 3
Views: 493

Re: Timing Boards---Attention WILL

Cool.

That looks to be much smaller than what we have been using. Do you think it's big enough to get all the drivers (50ish) and all the runs (10ish) on?


dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Club meeting Monday April 16
Replies: 7
Views: 595

Re: Club meeting Monday April 16

Yep....I'll be happy to set local courses.

dave
by DaveMk1
Sun Apr 15, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Club meeting Monday April 16
Replies: 7
Views: 595

Re: Club meeting Monday April 16

Due to my travel schedule it looks pretty iffy for my being able to make the meeting on Monday. If anyone has any questions for me get in touch and I'll do my best to get you answers.

dave
by DaveMk1
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Club preseason meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: Club preseason meeting

I seem to recall that the Commons had a meeting room for the public to use.

dave
by DaveMk1
Sat Mar 31, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: Auto X Livingston Mission Field
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Auto X Livingston Mission Field

I can do that!.

dave
by DaveMk1
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: New new venue for one time only, this year
Replies: 1
Views: 515

Re: New new venue for one time only, this year

Cool - thanks JR.


dave
by DaveMk1
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: EVO Phase 1 school info
Replies: 8
Views: 974

Re: EVO Phase 1 school info

EVO school will drop your times more than any power upgrades ever will. It's the real deal.

dave
by DaveMk1
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: 2017 Club Party/Dinner and Awards Presentation February 8
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: 2017 Club Party/Dinner and Awards Presentation February 8

mdlfCRXs wrote:Don't forget the club hosted Awards Dinner and Winter Party this Thursday February 8 at 6:00 pm at MAP Brewing.



Finally a chance to wear my new party outfit!


dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Jan 08, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Solo 2018
Topic: 2018 plans
Replies: 2
Views: 684

Re: 2018 plans

Awesome - thanks James.

And thanks to the Bros Papallo for stepping up to do some coaching. You guys rock.



dave
by DaveMk1
Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:18 am
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: Club meeting Tuesday December 19
Replies: 2
Views: 496

Re: Club meeting Tuesday December 19

What club awards do we want to make nominations for?

dave
by DaveMk1
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: 2018 PAX -
Replies: 1
Views: 641

2018 PAX -

So the pax for 2018 is out. It looks like many of our local drivers got easier numbers. Who out there was tougher ones?

dave

http://solotime.info/pax/rtp2018.html

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by DaveMk1
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: 2018 Nomination of officers is open
Replies: 3
Views: 589

Re: 2018 Nomination of officers is open

Should we have a fall meeting? I think we usually have one in November and I always like it but don't know how other feel.


dave
by DaveMk1
Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:06 am
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: 2018 Nomination of officers is open
Replies: 3
Views: 589

Re: 2018 Nomination of officers is open

I don't know if it's kosher or not but I would like to nominate Mr. James Papallo for the Novice Coach position. James is a very good communicator, has huge enthusiasm for the sport, know how to really drive, and loves to see others improve. It's hard to picture anyone more suited to the job of Novi...
by DaveMk1
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: Season Fall Finale Helena Sept 30 Oct 1
Replies: 13
Views: 1492

Re: Season Fall Finale Helena Sept 30 Oct 1

Thanks a lot. H's & K's, Rick Ruth Hey Rick - I just recognized your name and have a quick question for you.......do you use results from little clubs like ours to help determine the PAX factors? If so about how many local clubs do you monitor. Thanks for doing the work - we all appreciate it. ...
by DaveMk1
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Solo 2017
Topic: Season Fall Finale Helena Sept 30 Oct 1
Replies: 13
Views: 1492

Re: Season Fall Finale Helena Sept 30 Oct 1

Hey Rick -

The rest of life intervened and delayed getting them posted. I'm told they will be up shortly.

dave

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