Beginner's, Learner's & Intermediate Drive on Friday the 20th of November '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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Beginner's, Learner's & Intermediate Drive on Friday the 20th of November '2020

Post by Ahmad Pervez » Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:33 pm

Beginner's, Learner's & Experienced Driver's Drive on Friday the 20th of November '2020

TIME SCHEDULE
Meeting time: 1400
Drive starts: 1430
Drive terrain: Sand dunes
Drive will end at sundown

Convoy allocations and Radio frequencies will be shared by Whatsapp on Friday morning, just prior to the drive.
Please be punctual to avoid making many others wait for you, as well as to maximize our time on the sand.

PLEASE ADD +971 56 787 5782 AS A CONTACT, ON YOUR MOBILE NUMBER REGISTERED WITH DUBAI OFFROADERS, TO BE ABLE TO RECEIVE ALL BROADCASTED MESSAGES FOR THE DRIVE

IMPORTANT:
a. This drive is not recommended for children below the age of 3 years.
b. Any child on the drive has to be secured in an age-appropriate car seat, or bolster seat.
c. Seat belts must be worn by the Driver and all/ any passengers at all times.

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!


"There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games" - Ernest Hemingway

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Post by Habib » Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:09 am

Can i know what does compatible radio means.
Also could i know the meeting point location by whatup.

Thanks


0521000138



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Post by ketanladd » Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:31 pm

Hi Habib,

Most of us use this radio:

https://www.noon.com/uae-en/dual-band-f ... 09337faa7d



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Post by Ahmad Pervez » Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:55 pm

Habib wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:09 am
Can i know what does compatible radio means.
Also could i know the meeting point location by whatup.
Thanks
0521000138
PLEASE ADD +971 56 787 5782 AS A CONTACT, ON YOUR MOBILE NUMBER REGISTERED WITH DUBAI OFFROADERS, TO BE ABLE TO RECEIVE ALL BROADCASTED MESSAGES FOR THE DRIVE


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Post by Galpho » Fri Nov 20, 2020 6:15 am

Just registered to join this drive.

It'll be my first time, I'm not entirely sure how this works. Hope I made it in time to join the drive.

With regards to the location, again, newbie here, hence would appreciate if someone could help me out. 0501319342 is my number.

Thanks in advance,
Gabriel



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