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Old 03-06-2009, 06:44 PM
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Fall LSP GTG News

OK folks, Bryan and I have spoken about a Fall GTG and we are looking for suggestions.

Here's what we have in mind,

Meeting in Houston sometime in October. I think the Diesel Drags are in Oct.

Meeting in Austin or surrounding area in Oct.

We want to get this out there as early as possible and get some feedback. Suggestions please!!!!!

I will leave this up for a couple weeks and then we will post a firm time and location.

Thanks,
Mike
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Old 03-06-2009, 06:46 PM
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austin/sa is my vote. I don't like houston much.
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either one is fine with me

I do think a "river" trip would be awesome but october might be a little cool...
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Dallas again, But sounds cool

2009-10-10 ODRA/NADM Texas Diesel Roundup

Diesel Drag Racing/Sled Pulling/Dyno
Dallas Raceway
Crandall, TX
All day event that will include drag racing, sled pulling and dyno. Plus a vendor alley and Show-N-Shine! Located at the new Dallas Raceway Drag strip in Crandall TX!
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You know Mike, I have been looking half the night for events in October around San Antonio/Houston/Austin and am coming up blank.
Had a though though. I am curious as to how much work would be involved in creating our own sponsored events. We read about Bully Dog days, A 2 day event held by the owners of Bully Dog.
Maybe shooting for a Drag strip event in the central Texas area (Austin/San Antonio) that we had sponsored by local and national companies. SCT/DP/TRUCK SOURCE DIESEL/POWERSTROKE.ORG/LSP/ A START UP DYNO SHOP/ LOCAL FORD DEALER/ ECT. Instead of going the promoter route, We could promote ourselves and let it grow into a fully subsidized event.

Or we could just find an event and piggy back off that
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You know Mike, I have been looking half the night for events in October around San Antonio/Houston/Austin and am coming up blank.
Had a though though. I am curious as to how much work would be involved in creating our own sponsored events. We read about Bully Dog days, A 2 day event held by the owners of Bully Dog.
Maybe shooting for a Drag strip event in the central Texas area (Austin/San Antonio) that we had sponsored by local and national companies. SCT/DP/TRUCK SOURCE DIESEL/POWERSTROKE.ORG/LSP/ A START UP DYNO SHOP/ LOCAL FORD DEALER/ ECT. Instead of going the promoter route, We could promote ourselves and let it grow into a fully subsidized event.

Or we could just find an event and piggy back off that
Mike and I have been talking about something that could lead into that. No details. Just casual conversations.
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I know noone prob wants to run their trucks on a mile track, but that Texas Mile has another event in October
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I'll talk to one of my contacts and get some ideas from them, next week. Then, we can have a skull session over the ideas they suggest.
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Mike and I have been talking about something that could lead into that. No details. Just casual conversations.
That's how I started my first company at 19yrs old

















Yea, It tanked after two years, But led me into a major corporation at a young age.

I like the idea,

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I know noone prob wants to run their trucks on a mile track, but that Texas Mile has another event in October
That is what this thread is for. Do you have a link?
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