2017 Trans Florida Adventure Rally

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  1. kaosrider

    kaosrider Long timer

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    2017
    TRANS FLORIDA ADVENTURE RALLY
    MARCH 11TH, 12TH
    A CADS EVENT
    This is an overland adventure Rally. This is a GS Giant Event which is designed with big bike in mind. We travel from the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday to the Gulf of Mexico. Then on Sunday we return on a different route on as much dirt as we can find. This year we will begin in Crescent Beach ride to Cedar Key. We spend the night there and return to Crescent Beach on Sunday. We will have challenge options for those more adventurous. These options will be more difficult may can be avoided by staying on the main route. This is the first weekend of bike week and intended to give folks coming to bike week a chance to actually ride their bikes.

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    On this Adventure you will be following a Route Sheet (meaning you will need a Route Sheet Holder). As part of the fun, we will have ways to win points. The Top Points leaders in each Division will get one of the coveted Trophies. The way you get points is to take pictures at certain points described in the route sheet. Also for posting up pictures on this site. Also by taking certain challenge routes on the ride.

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    Trophy Classes
    Class A 1000cc +
    Class B 640- 990cc
    Class C 250-630cc
    Class D Classic 1997 and older

    We will update this page as details get firmed up. Like meeting place Saturday Morning. Dinner Location Friday Night. As well as dinner Saturday Night.

    Places to Stay in Cedar Key - There is the Angler's RV for those that like to camp. Cedar Key Motels were hit hard by the last Hurricane. Gulfside Motel is closed for remodeling. Beachfront Motel 352-543-5308 is one we have stayed at before, they lost 14 rooms in the storm. They expect them to be opened back up by our event. So rooms may become available that are not open now. Air BNB maybe another option. There are a lot of Condo's in the are that are empty that may have rooms available on Air BNB and the like. This is the website for camp ground. www.anglersrv.com

    Rally Fee - None

    SO WHO'S IN?

    Huzband
    Kaosrider
    browndogGS
    waybill
    Smonke
    roadking99 (required)
    rheritage
    jleyburn
    trekkerharry
    Flacrusher
    YJake
    ruckusracing
    jaydee1445
    ysalini
    SEAN MURPHY
    Rgonaut
    Paco Perrosuave
    Flacrusher
    husky
    dewaynehasty
    Kilmern
    bigblueboy
    Turbo61
    Puttering
    Woodsatyr
    onebadscooter
    Silverballs
    Raywoo
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    garrett3
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    Elad
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    slimy
    dwrobin
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    Kyle
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    TN3Sport
    Huzband
    Woodsatyr
    DaveBeezy
    aprracer
    Mr_guns
    Sanford Yogi
    Dr. Z and Fil
    Elad
    Bike4fun
    fldirtrider
    Monticello...Dan
    Bobcatt
    gtdsrider
    NDKRomany
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  2. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

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    IN!!! :ricky
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  3. browndogGS

    browndogGS Been here awhile

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    In!!!!!
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  4. waybill

    waybill wayward

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    Gosh I can't decide..

    Ok, In. :lol2
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  5. smonke

    smonke Adventurer

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    Double in! I'm so mad about being injured for Polar Bear, I might head over to Crescent Beach right now and just wait.
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  6. roadking99

    roadking99 semper fi aka The Big Rooster

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    Oh I'm in. Do I really have a choice??
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  7. rheritage

    rheritage Been here awhile

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    Count me in Rich, look forward to riding the big bike on this one.
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  8. Josh Leyburn

    Josh Leyburn Shepherd of Cats

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    In! I love roll chart navigation, and CADS events are awesome. :cromag
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  9. trekkerharry

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    I'm in! and looking forward to it!
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  10. Flacrusher

    Flacrusher So Many Bikes... So Little time

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    Sounds like a fun trip on the GSA. How's the terrain for a GSA noob offroad? My 530 would need multiple stops for oil!!!!
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  11. YJake

    YJake Wrenchin'

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    YEEEEHAWWWWW

    Looks like PAR may be doing another Trans-Panhandle gumbo ride to meet up with you all in Steinhatchee (Or Cedar Key it looks like) again this year. Can't wait for the seafood and late night shenanigans again :photog.

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    -Jake
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  12. ruckusracing

    ruckusracing Adventurer

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    What kind of roll chart is needed...never used one before.
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    beefcake morris Been here awhile

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  14. beefcake morris

    beefcake morris Been here awhile

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    Only choice is the GSA or the 701?:y0!
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    jaydee1445 Footpeg Crash Tester

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    I've been looking forward to this one. Hell or high water I'm IN.
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  16. ysalini

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    I'm in


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  17. ruckusracing

    ruckusracing Adventurer

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    Oh the troubles
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  18. SEAN MURPHY

    SEAN MURPHY Been here awhile

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  19. Huzband

    Huzband Team Dirt

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    Something like this. Mounts to the handlebar with either a hose clamp or RAM mount.

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  20. Rgonaut

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