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#4044302 - 01/21/20 06:13 PM Austin CVN
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Alright. I'm organizing the first CVN meetup for the Austin, TEXAS area in what appears to be quite some time. CVNers from wherever else, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, wherever are of course welcome.

I read a few of the other Austin meetup related threads from years past; there was suggestion of doing a track event day down South or at the oval in-between San Antonio and Austin. However there was also interest in a simple meet-n-greet. Both are of interest generally speaking, it seems, and appeal to different folk.

That said, for this attempt at a meetup, let's try for something simple just to see if anything can come of it: just an old-fashioned meet-n-greet.

I know the GM at the Rudy's on 620N, so I'll toss that in as the initial location. Open to feedback. The meetup date will be April 25th, as both tax day and Easter will have come and gone by then, and the weather will be generally warmer. May 2nd will be the rain date.

So who's in? Count us, of course!


Edited by av8or1 (01/21/20 06:14 PM)
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#4060042 - 04/23/20 07:27 PM Re: Austin CVN [Re: av8or1]
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Well, it's likely obvious, but for clarity reasons we'll postpone the Austin CVN meetup this weekend. Disappointing, but that's the crazy world we live in these days with COVID-19.

So let's reset for the fall in order to allow what will hopefully be plenty of time for recent events to unfold and life to return to some resemblence of what we used to know it to be. I'll post a date soon, but pencil in something for late September/early October.

Stay safe!
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#4087766 - 12/13/20 06:12 PM Re: Austin CVN [Re: av8or1]
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Delayed update, but I figured that the lack of a notice of a meetup would yield the status regarding an early fall gathering.

Anyway given the COVID situation continuing at least for the time being, let's reset for the spring. March/April timeframe.

Thanks!
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#4105108 - 04/13/21 11:38 PM Re: Austin CVN [Re: av8or1]
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Well March/April has all but come-n-gone. Although TEXAS has officially opened and the mask restriction lifted (last I checked anyway), it seems like good counsel to hold off a bit longer. So let's see where things are when the heat cools off a bit in the fall. September/October timeframe (again).

Thanks!
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#4108668 - 05/11/21 07:34 PM Re: Austin CVN [Re: av8or1]
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Hey, I've been lurking this thread for a while, just wanted to say I am interested in the meetup and future track day. Hopefully some more lurkers will come forward too. As I live about an hour outside Austin, the drive over there is more likely to end me than this virus haha. So I am more than comfortable with a September/October meetup.
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#4111048 - 05/30/21 11:42 AM Re: Austin CVN [Re: av8or1]
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Alright, 'sounds good. I hope that you are able to attend. As well as any other lurkers out there for that matter. Who knows, perhaps I'll even finish Ol' Blue before then. Wishful thinking 'n all dontchaknow. laugh

Thank you for the feedback.
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