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Old 01-07-2018, 12:43 AM
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Originally Posted by Thundermoose View Post
I'll be at Road Atlanta for my first time in my E46 M3 with Chin on 2/24-25. Looks like a ton of Porsches signed up. Any RL'ers among the list?
I'm signed up for the Chin event at Road Atlanta (2/24-25) with two buddies in GT4s (solo group...it's going to be a blast!!)
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Old 01-07-2018, 06:13 PM
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You could also opt for Zone 2 VIR which is 3 days on the full course 3/16-18. Last year had to cancel due to year's biggest snow storm Tues before. Hoping for better luck this year. Yeah, Jan/Feb are really tough. But, as someone else said, bank account gets a much needed rest.
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Old 01-07-2018, 08:18 PM
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You could also opt for Zone 2 VIR which is 3 days on the full course 3/16-18.
Is this a particular PCA region's event?
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It's the umbrella org for all the PCA clubs in zone 2, Potomac, etc. Jersey's in zone 1. It's a typical PCA event. More info at the zone 2 website. Registration opens on the 12th.
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Originally Posted by dgrobs View Post
Is this a particular PCA region's event?
Zone 2 is always a great event at VIR!
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Zone 2 website link? Thank you..
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Originally Posted by Deansdream View Post
3 days on full course. Yes.

Might cancel the Chin 2 day and do this one instead....or maybe do both? The jones is bad.
Any other NNJR or NER foks doing this one?
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Originally Posted by dgrobs View Post
3 days on full course. Yes.

Might cancel the Chin 2 day and do this one instead....or maybe do both?
I think you need to do both!
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Originally Posted by ProCoach View Post
I think you need to do both!
Yes, I will do both. I must do both. I must.

Just told the wife I am doing both because ProCoach Peter told me to.

She says that you are a wonderful influence on me. She says that she wants to meet you. She wasn't smiling when she said it....
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Originally Posted by dgrobs View Post
She says that you are a wonderful influence on me. She says that she wants to meet you. She wasn't smiling when she said it....
The downside of my otherwise very pleasant vocation! Not the first time I've heard of this.
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Originally Posted by ProCoach View Post
The downside of my otherwise very pleasant vocation! Not the first time I've heard of this.
Apparently, I am now taking her to the Bahamas first week of February as well. You know of any tracks in Nassau?
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Originally Posted by dgrobs View Post
Apparently, I am now taking her to the Bahamas first week of February as well. You know of any tracks in Nassau?
Not currently, but a rich history...

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bahamas_Speed_Week
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Not Nassau but the next county over:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridge...n_Race_Circuit

(Alas it is no longer there...)
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In 2016 I did a few PCA DEs at LRP in April. One day I pulled into the paddock and it was 17 degrees F! Before then I had been cautioned never to even drive the car (with those tires) when temps dropped below 40 degrees F!

Track remained closed until right after noon, before which we got a great though frigid track walk with Simon K.
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