The Red Baron Run

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The Red Baron Run

Postby Gator » Fri Jun 03, 2011 8:06 am

Hi guys thought you should hear about this should be a good winter run.
And it's all for charity.

The Red Baron is at it again!

The Baron has formed LACC Life after cancer charity and this is the first event planned.

It will be a Car rally From Auckland central location to " The Park " in national park central north island
In True car rally style there will be check points etc you will be issued your passport for your car to check in times on progress and make sure you have a camera as there will be photo needed for points!

The drive is worked out to be 7 hours including stops for clues / check points and there will be a prize giving / after party at the venue

Entry is $150 per car - as many passengers as you can fit ( leagally )

All cars must have Wof and all drivers must adhere to their licence conditions
100% of the entry fee will go to the LACC donations

Accomodation at The Park - - The park is doing a very speical rate for all rally participants - a 6 bunk room with full ensuite only $30 per person - or if you fancy somthing else let them know, other deal are available. Get your bookings in quick if you dont want to miss out - everything from bunk rooms to private suites

The face book page is here

So who's coming with us??
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Postby Gator » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:15 am

only 2 weeks to go

this run is looking to be a good one.

Get your cars out the shed and come for one last run befor winter takes over.

Big thanks to Sound Q for coming on board as the sponsor covering all the costs for the stickers and support crew ensuring every $ goes to the charity from the entry.

Bring on the 25th

If you can't come on the run and want to see how it's all going come to
Auckland CBD 90 Welleslie street Shed 12 Middle Deck @ between 8 - 9 am and see us off
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Postby Gator » Fri Jul 01, 2011 8:05 am

What a run.

First and most importantly we managed to raise just shy of $4000 for the
Life After Cancer Charitible Trust

and Secondly this was the best run I have been on the number of cars was very light but the quality of the vehicles and the people was top notch.

Big thank you to 'The Baron' for putting the whole thing together (I know the work that goes into these runs)

So we started the day in Auckland and after we realised there were two sets of directions and we shouldn't followed the mad Hatter in his R8 we figured it out and were off.

First Stop BP Solar where Nick Nuke was waiting in his Humvee to give you A short boot camp challenge to get your passport stamped.

Next off through so sweet back roads to the Big Apple for a lunch stop general catch up and another stamp.

BarryDale pub to drink the barons drink - This I was expecting a shot of something nasty instead it was a drink food suppliment that people with Cancer related illness have to drink to survive on.

Next stop was Whakapapa - it was freezing - to find the motorhome and get another stamp. Thanks to Kiwiana Tours

And the final stop The Park in National park.

Some teams of mention

Ofcourse the Real Mean Crash Response Unit in our Evo VII - (slowest average speed overall)
Speedo Cops in their Comodore replica undercover police car
The Mad Hatters in their R8 Comodore got best costume.
Atom Jonny should have the brass nuts award they would have been freezing all weekend.

On the Sunday we got up - some more slowly than others - and headed up to hampton Downs for some free laps thanks to the Playday crew.

All in all What a weekend made some great friends caught up with more and had a blast.

Thank you to Sound Q for sponsoring the event.

See you all on the next one.

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