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Introduce yourself

Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 11:18 pm
by Hamza Ahmad
Welcome to Dubai Offroaders. How about you start by introducing yourself?

This topic is for you all to introduce yourselves! :)

Proposed format to go about it is Name, Vehicle and Mods, Occupation, Little bit about yourself and Offroading.

Let me start.

Name: Hamza Ahmad.
Vehicle: Jeep Grand Cherokee and FJ Cruiser TRD edition. No mods.
Occupation: Commercial pilot and web developer.
Offroading: Been offroading since 1997. Been active in navigation from 1997-2006. In 2006, I got my driver's license and then started driving too along with navigation.

You go now ;)

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 12:00 am
by Amjed
Name: Mohammed Amjed
Vehicle: Jeep Wrangler YJ-1993 ; 2.5" Rugged Rigid Suspension Lift Kit, AFE catback Exhaust,31" Cooper discover HT tyres
Occupation: Events Manager
Offroading: learnt offroading with friends, wandering around with them with basics,joined sevral offroading groups learnt bit by bit and improved driving skill , joined DO and learnt the actual skills & techniques with good friends and still in learning process from seniors and enjoying every drive with DO which is my second family now, warm comfort being with Do.

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 7:31 am
by Dune Rider
Salaam to all
Name: Abdulla Mohamad Al Ameeri
Work : in Abu Dhabi Investment Authority ( ADIA ), Head the global trading department.
Cars for Off Roading : jeep sahara 2009 (afra) and Nissan safari SWB 2012 ( Alyakah )
Alhamdelillah marreid with 9 children.
i do offroading when every i can :drive: which is almost every week when i am in town. and camping every thursday and friday duering wintter .

i am a member of many offroad clubs. but now i oly do trips with DO and AD4x4.
i realy enjoyee my friends and family in DO. and thank u all for being so nice .

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:28 am
by Ganesh
Name : Ganesh Murthy
Vehicle : Mitsubishi Pajero 3.8L 2009 Model
Modifications : Cut off the front & rear bumpers... :D
Working with Paris Gallery Group of Companies..
Offroading : First experience of offroading was with Ashok during the GNFD 2011 in his prado....later on started the drives with Dubai Offroaders.
I can still recollect my first drive led by Ali at Badayer and got stuck while entering the defaltion point....learnt the technicalities of my vehicle during the drives......
Love to make friends and get involved in entertaining activities and event management....
Still maintained the record of not driving with any other offroading clubs other than Dubai Offroaders club :-BD

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 12:46 pm
by Robinson
Hi, this is Robinson Leiva and my permanent co-pilot is Ale
Someone is calling me The Winch-man
Car: Nissan Patrol 2003 super safari
Modifications: Money from my bank to my car and still going on...like a black hole....
Working at Arabian Gases as GM
Offroading with DO since late last year
As Ganesh said, I also drive only with DO

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 2:05 pm
by Khalil_mtl
Name : Khalil Lamrabet

Vehicle : FJJJJJJJJJ

Modifications : uplift 2.5" ironman 4x4 , AFE CAI more to come :) It's a jeep ... oups a .. Toyota thing ... never mind ..

Occupation: Works with Dubai Airports as a Manager of Market Development.

Offroading: Been offroading ever since I have started offroading ... you know... right from the begining :) :D 8-} Jeep Cherokee days, then Jeep Wrangler, then a short time with Prado and then FJ :)

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 2:12 pm
by geraldpinto
Name: Gerald Pinto
Vehicle: Nissan Patrol SE (2012) ; 2" Ironman Suspension Lift Kit, Front Winch (Iron Man) 9000lbs, Front and Rear bumpers cut and modified.
Occupation: Operations Manager - GIT Dubai
Offroading: Started off my first day offroading blowing off my back bumper! When i could give symmetry to both back and front decided this was something I love to do!!! Been hooked ever since!!

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:06 pm
by akppillai
Name : Ashok Kumar

Vehicle : Prado & Nissan Patrol - 4800 VTC

Work : At Paris Gallery LLC Group of companies as Group Finance Manager

Offroading : First drive was with GNFD in 2011, and later joined with DO's as a regular member. :)

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:26 pm
by Chris
Name: Christiaan Roeleveld
Vehicle: Jeep Cherokee sport (2000). No mods but it came with battle wounds so I didn't have to hurt it myself :)
Occupation: IT (Virtualization consultant to be more precise). Currently working for Abu Dhabi Terminals at Khalifa port
Offroading: Started offroading with DO in june this year. Apart from some scandinavian gravel roads no offroad experience before that. I only drive with DO, there are drives every weekend so no need to "shop" around. And all people in DO familiy are great too :D

Re: Introduce yourself

Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:43 pm
by SamTheMan
Name: Sam Fernando
Vehicle: Jeep Wrangler '97 AKA "Transformer" STOCK ;)
Occupation: Advertising Industry.
Offroading: For quite some time and join with DO in '08. Fall in Love with DO. Married to DO. Being faithful to DO ;)