Beginner's, Learner's & Intermediate Drive on Friday the 25th of December 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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Hamza Ahmad
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Beginner's, Learner's & Intermediate Drive on Friday the 25th of December 2020

Post by Hamza Ahmad » Sat Dec 19, 2020 10:55 pm

Beginner's, Learner's & Experienced Driver's Drive on Friday the 25th of December '2020

TIME SCHEDULE
Meeting time: 13:00
Drive starts: 13:30
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.

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 free to join.




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



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Post by ronakchoudhary » Sun Dec 20, 2020 9:57 am

Hello, have registered for this drive. It will be my first time. I have got the radio and flag. Kindly advise if I'll need anything else. Also, how will I get the confirmation?



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Post by trq » Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:37 am

ronakchoudhary wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 9:57 am
Hello, have registered for this drive. It will be my first time. I have got the radio and flag. Kindly advise if I'll need anything else. Also, how will I get the confirmation?
Hello ronak. You’re already enrolled in for the drive.

These equipment are good to start your first drive. Try to arrange a deflator and a pressure gauge and you’re game.


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Post by aminos10 » Tue Dec 22, 2020 4:28 pm

Hello, I registered and will be joining this drive. Could you please advice on where can I buy in Dubaithe equipments mentioned in the event description? Thank you!



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Post by trq » Wed Dec 23, 2020 12:31 am

aminos10 wrote:
Tue Dec 22, 2020 4:28 pm
Hello, I registered and will be joining this drive. Could you please advice on where can I buy in Dubaithe equipments mentioned in the event description? Thank you!
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