Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: somewhere between atlanta & n.cali, ITALIA->UK->MI->GA->CA, USA
2012 EAST COAST DUCATI.MS MEETUP MAY 9-13TH *official thread*
I would have liked to have started with "the time has come for us to begin planning for the third running of the ducati.ms east coast meetup on this Nov 21st 2011, same day as last year as tradition dictates"... but damn it, I was pressured into this!!!!! so.....
I'm starting this thread on this not-surprisingly warm and dry August northern (...blah blah blah...omg, is he done yet?)
(snip - yes he is)
SO....dear friends rejoice because what comes next should make you smile....
WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL THREAD FOR THE THIRD ANNUAL RUNNING OF THE DASTARDLY, THE DESMODROMIC, THE HILARIOUS, THE COMRADERIOUS(?), THE UNPARALLELED TWISTY RIDING HOPEFULLY-NO-CRASHING (AGAIN?) TRADITIONAL GATHERING OF ASSIDUOUS AND ELOQUENT AND TALENTED LOVERS OF ALL THINGS DUCATI... LADIES (HOPEFULLY SOME HOT ONES) AND GENTLEMEN... I HUMBLY PRESENT TO YOU....THE 2012 Ducati.ms - The Ultimate Ducati Forum EAST COAST MEETUP WOO-HOO!!!!!!!!!
The Important Stuff (assuming Asslexio is done bleating):
-DATES: May 9-13th 2012.
-HOTEL:Fontana Village Resort 800-849-2258 Home - Fontana Village Resort ask for ducati.ms group* rate
-GRILLOUT Fri May 11th
-DINNER: Sat May 12th
-GROUP PICTURE:Sat May 12th, 10am @ the Damn Dam (for reals this time. Maps to the Damn Dam are available for those with Speshul Needs)
-RATES: $69 for double queen room.
-RATES: $109 for two bdrm cabin 3-4ppl: (queen bedroom + 2 single bedroom)
-RATES: $169 for three bdrm cabin 4-5ppl (queen + 2 single + bunk)
-ALCOHOL:dry county.alcohol available at hotel.if you're trailering, bring beer & Bacon, riders will pay $$$$!!
-VENDORS: MOTUS!! (maybe).... THANKS GILLY!!!!!!
-PHOTOGRAPHERS: Nateobie (fri onwards)... Need more pro/semi-pro photographers!!!
-T-SHIRTS: Varmitcong designs.... Dimitry printing services!!!
-SLIDESHOW:will collect pics from 2011 to show
-FACEBOOK PAGE: Ducati.ms East Coast Meet | Facebook
-OFFICIAL/UNOFFICIAL PARTNERS: Pabst Blue Ribbon™, Snuggie™, Omaha Steaks™, Funyons™, Trojan™, Dunlop™ and Fleshlight™
(NE) Joshuaz2 & Corey 607 have SIX spots on their trailer
(NE) Ducati1982 may have a spot on the back of the truck for those coming from Norfolk, VA or on the way
(SE) Metalhead: has one spot on his trailer for anyone who doesn't want to ride 157 miles of amazing twisty roads on their way to ECM. Yes, he's serious.
(W) CAlexio: organizing container to ship bikes form California. NEED 10 participants. *PM for details*
-CONTESTS for PRIZES (submit ideas for contests to CAlexio via PM please)
List of Top 10 funny threads or comments from this year
Rider from longest distance & longest distance travelled to get to ECM 2012
vote for best Metalhead smackdown
Best technical support thread
Slow-races (Harley-style) with crushed watermelon obstacle course (suggested by redpato)
Last edited by Chuckracer; Feb 22nd, 2012 at 5:43 pm.