Thursday afternoon 29/10/2020

Please note that you will not be allowed to join the drive if you come to the meeting point without a functioning pre-programmed radio and a flag with flag pole attached to your car. This is for your safety and for the safety of others on the drive. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

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Hashim Saad

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Thursday afternoon 29/10/2020

Post by Hashim Saad » Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:29 pm

Meeting time: 1430
Drive starts: 1445
Drive terrain: Sand dunes
Drive will end at sundown


IMPORTANT: If you are bringing smaller children, please ensure they are secured in an age-appropriate car seat, or bolster seat.



COVID-19 PREVENTION MEASURES
A. At the meeting point, please park the vehicles at least 5 meters apart and observe standard social distancing practices.
B. Face mask and gloves to be worn at all times.
C. No shaking hands, hugging or any other physical contact.
C. Max 3 persons per vehicle, or 5 if from the same family staying in the same house.
D. Drive briefing can be viewed on this page and communications on the day will be carried out by radio, so please ensure your radio carries the correct channel announced on your convoy’s WhatsApp group so you can line up correctly once at the meeting point, deflate your tires are deflated and mount your flag.
E. Drivers AND passengers should remain in their vehicles, after deflating their tires and NOT meet or socialize with other participants.
F. There is to be no sharing of any food or drinks.
G. No sharing of any equipment, tow ropes, shackles, radios or any other accessory.
H. In the event of a recovery, please radio your position in the convoy and vehicle - a marshal will advise you on how to self-recover or will assist.

Checklist:
a) Fully functional 4x4 vehicle with full tank of fuel.
b) Air compressor in working condition.
c) Recovery rope / strap.
d) Compatible radio pre-programmed to DO frequencies.
e) Refreshments for you and your passengers (if you have them).
f) Offroad flag attached to vehicle.

Etiquette:
1) Registering and not coming along may stop others from joining and is easily avoidable - so please be courteous and withdraw if you can't make it.
2) Be punctual.
3) Any participants not registered on the forum site will not be allowed to join the drive.
4) Passengers in Registered participant's vehicles are not counted as participants and are fre to join.

Thank you for taking the time to read this and prepare properly - see you on the sand!


VTC....JEEP....PAJERO....!

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Post by sandyunderdog » Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:43 pm

Hello Hashim,

Can you please update the location, so we can schedule accordingly?


The desert tells a different story every time one ventures on it.

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Post by sandyunderdog » Thu Oct 29, 2020 8:27 pm

@Hashim Saad @Big Daddy

It was an amazing drive today, Ma Shaa Allah, honestly my best drive since the time I joined DO.

It was pleasure driving with you both, learnt a lot,
lot more still to learn though.

Thanks & Really Appreciate!!!!


The desert tells a different story every time one ventures on it.

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