ALL LEVEL, MULTIPLE CONVOY, FRIDAY AFTERNOON DESERT DRIVE – 19 MAR 2021

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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ALL LEVEL, MULTIPLE CONVOY, FRIDAY AFTERNOON DESERT DRIVE – 19 MAR 2021

Post by Hamza Ahmad » Sun Mar 14, 2021 12:22 pm

TIME SCHEDULE
Meeting time: 1400
Drive starts: 1430
Drive terrain: Tawi Nazwa to Fossil Rock
Drive will end at sundown

Meeting Point:
To be announced.

Drive Format:
Multiple convoys segregated by the Driver's skill level.

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 4 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.



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Post by carl » Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:39 pm

post withdrawn as I found the answer
Last edited by carl on Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:32 pm, edited 1 time in total.



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Post by Ahmad Pervez » Tue Mar 16, 2021 1:08 am

carl wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:39 pm
I'd like to register myself and another member (Matt Lecuyer) for the newbie drive on 19th March please. We'll be in one car and are both on our first drive. Is this post sufficient or is there a special registration page?
Please register by clicking on the attend button.


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Post by Matt Lec » Tue Mar 16, 2021 6:46 am

Looking forward to joining you all on Friday and meeting you all! See you then! Matt



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Post by Batuhan Kulac » Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:26 pm

See you all on friday. Have a great time till then. Batuhan



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Post by carl » Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:34 pm

Ahmad Pervez wrote:
Tue Mar 16, 2021 1:08 am
carl wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:39 pm
I'd like to register myself and another member (Matt Lecuyer) for the newbie drive on 19th March please. We'll be in one car and are both on our first drive. Is this post sufficient or is there a special registration page?
Please register by clicking on the attend button.
Got it - thanks Ahmed.



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Post by Goddy » Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:21 pm

The meeting point is mentioned as Tawi Nazwa can you please send me the locations map of the meeting point, since this is my 1st.



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Post by Batuhan Kulac » Wed Mar 17, 2021 5:00 pm

Could somebody also pls remind me of the frequency/frequencies for the radio?



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Post by anton » Wed Mar 17, 2021 10:19 pm

Goddy wrote:
Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:21 pm
The meeting point is mentioned as Tawi Nazwa can you please send me the locations map of the meeting point, since this is my 1st.
Hi @Goddy - we look forward to welcoming you. Separate WhatsApp groups will be created on Friday morning for each convoy, and the google maps link will be shared there :grin:



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Post by anton » Wed Mar 17, 2021 10:22 pm

Batuhan Kulac wrote:
Wed Mar 17, 2021 5:00 pm
Could somebody also pls remind me of the frequency/frequencies for the radio?
Hi @Batuhan Kulac - please see this post:
viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1453

The frequency for your convoy will be shared either via WhatsApp before arrival, or upon arrival at the meeting point.

Channel ----- Frequency (MHz)

1---------------- 462.5625
2---------------- 462.5875
3---------------- 462.6125
4---------------- 462.6375
5---------------- 462.6625
6---------------- 462.6875
7---------------- 462.7125
8---------------- 467.5625
9---------------- 467.5875
10--------------- 467.6125
11--------------- 467.6375
12--------------- 467.6625
13--------------- 467.6875
14--------------- 467.7125



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