We were treated to a fly over by the United States Air Ambulance Detachment from Yakima. They did several fly over's including a salute hover. It was Awesome!
Grand prize winner: Joe Clifton.
Provide a high quality family friendly
OHV event to raise money to buy disabled veterans tracked mobility chairs. The next veteran to get a chair is Todd Wingerson.
Goal: $14,407.00 YTD $15,490.00
100% of the funds received go to purchase the next chair.
Money raised for the next chair: $ 10,005.00
T-shirts $20ea,Hats $15 ea. Shirt and hat combo $30. Cost includes shipping
Purpose of the Charity:
We had the honor to present Todd the chair..
Motogear will be donating the $5 per person gate fee to Off Road Riders For Veterans.
Grand prize winner.
Al Olsen came and shared about how the chair has impacted his life.
Up Coming Events.
Motogear Swap Meet.
November 4th. See the logo for the time and location
Todd's wife,Kristin pulled the winning ticket for the grand prize.
Ride For A Warrior.
When: Veterans Day Weekend. Saturday, Nov 11
Where: Tahuya National Forest. Elfendahl Pass Staging
Format: This event is for all 4 wheel and two wheel vehicles
The 4 wheelers will have a map of the area and will be free to ride what they want. The bikes will have group led rides for advanced and beginners. 4 wheeler's can start when they are ready. The bikes will meet at 10a in their groups. A,B,C and will start as soon as the leader is ready.
Sign in and breakfast will be from 8:30a to 9:45.
Lunch will start at 12p. Raffle starts at 2:30
Cost: $50 per family and $25 per single. Cost will include. 10 raffle tickets for families and 5 for singles. 5 raffle tickets will be given for each side dish for lunch that is given. Additional raffle tickets can be purchased for $5ea.
Raffle prizes will be $1,000 in gift certificates to Moto Gear. 2 x $100, 4 x $50, 20 x $25
Directions: From Belfair, take SR-300 for 3.5 miles.
Turn right on Belfair-Tahuya Road and go 1.9 miles.
Turn right on Elfendahl Pass Road and go 2.3 miles. Trailhead is on right.
Organizer and Sponsor
Todd Wingerson: September 16,2017
Bend Oregon Results.
We went from 52 riders to 113 and made enough to buy the first tracked chair.
Here is the first veteran to receive a chair.
Al Olsen from Yakima WA.
Family and friends making this a special event.
The final festivities were led by the junior color guard from the Yakima Composite Flight Squadron. They led us in the pledge of allegiance,sang the National Anthem then presented the colors.
Al Olsen:June 17,2017