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CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Mon Jan 09, 2017 3:00 pm

Back in 2007 we celebrated the BX's 25th Anniversary at the CCC National Rally. There were over 60 BXs there over the weekend. Now, I'm not suggesting we could reasonably expect that sort of turnout again for the 35th Anniversary this year, but we could have a go couldn't we?
The CCC National Rally is at Abbots Ripton, nr. Peterborough, 15/16 July this year (and before there's a groan about 'same old, same old..' it's only the second year it's been there and 2018 will almost certainly see a venue change to a different region of the UK)...

So who's up for The BX35 Challenge?
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:10 pm

Count me in, hoping to have the Athena present for that, it will be her first major trip since 2001!
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by TizzyD » Tue Jan 10, 2017 12:17 am

Yep, add two to the count with myself and AM :D
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Jan 21, 2017 12:42 pm

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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Jan 21, 2017 12:49 pm

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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Tim Leech » Sat Jan 21, 2017 1:21 pm

Excellent!
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Post by Gary » Sat Jan 28, 2017 9:55 pm

I will be in my meteor as it was 10 years ago that I got this car and the 07 national rally was the first one it attended
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Kaapelimies » Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:07 pm

Any ideas how to get to the meeting site from Gatwick? Seems the flights would be around £110 if booked now.
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Post by Tim Leech » Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:42 pm

Ask if any club members down that way could pick you up?
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Post by Kaapelimies » Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:47 pm

The arrival would be on friday and departure on monday, so there's a lot of room to surf around. Crazy that flights are cheaper than a ferry from where ever!
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:51 pm

There must be some travelling up from the South coast?

It's only a couple of hours drive tops from Gatwick to the Rally...
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by bazessex » Thu Feb 16, 2017 7:59 pm

Would have loved to go to this but will be in Sweden that weekend. Bloody typical.

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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Thu Feb 16, 2017 8:15 pm

There's always the Chevrons Rally 15th September - or indeed, if it's not too short notice, the X-Rally 23rd April.
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by wildmouse » Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:52 am

will try and make this event for the weekend there should be some hotels in the area.
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Re: CCC National Rally BX event

Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Mar 11, 2017 11:15 am

Excellent. It'll be good to see you there :)
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