2018 Founders Day - Saturday 14th April - Heritage Park

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#16 Post by oagudelo » Mon Apr 09, 2018 9:00 pm

Hi Andyd

WE are selling our LR Discovery 2004 and I was wondering if during the event you will have a message board or any other means of advertising or trading?

Thanks

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#17 Post by The_Anachronist » Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:15 am

ANDYD wrote:Hi All,

Also a reminder, this year as a way to celebrate Land Rovers 70th Anniversary we will be giving away 70 of the Limited Edition Metal / Enamel grill badges to the first 70 vehicles to register at the door on the day of the event. Do not miss out on your shiny new grill badge .....see you there!
Hey Andy,
My Rover is in no condition to show up - unless you think people will be impressed by several boxes of parts - but am I able to register or buy a badge anyway?

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#18 Post by ANDYD » Tue Apr 10, 2018 11:03 am

Hi Andyd
We are selling our LR Discovery 2004 and I was wondering if during the event you will have a message board or any other means of advertising or trading?
Thanks
Oriana
Hi Oriana,

Posting it here is the best message board. You are welcome to bring your Discovery along and put it into the show and "for sale" signs are ok as long as they are small and discreet (Max size A4 paper). We may persuade you by the end of the show to keep and enjoy it! :wink:

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#19 Post by ANDYD » Tue Apr 10, 2018 11:08 am

Hey Andy,
My Rover is in no condition to show up - unless you think people will be impressed by several boxes of parts - but am I able to register or buy a badge anyway?
Mike
I believe there may be some extra grill badges available on the Merchandise table, very limited numbers, first come first served...
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#20 Post by The_Anachronist » Tue Apr 10, 2018 11:17 am

ANDYD wrote:
I believe there may be some extra grill badges available on the Merchandise table, very limited numbers, first come first served...
Excellent! Thanks Andy...
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#21 Post by acg » Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:09 pm

There is another special event happening in Chilliwack on the same day as Founders Days. Any Series owners wanna take part and herald the old days of Land Rovers as a farming tractor?
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#22 Post by Wrenchmonkey » Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:41 pm

Does anyone know what time the indoor driving course will be run?

I will be there in my 2004 G4 Disco for a bit...

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#23 Post by ANDYD » Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:51 pm

Hi Orion,

The plan is to have the obstacle course open to run at 1pm-2pm then again at 3pm-4pm and finally 6-7pm.
If there is demand, we can extend the times, we will see how it goes.

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#24 Post by StuartL » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:45 pm

So to get a Roverlanders Anniversary Badge, does one have to be a member of Roverlanders? Or even bring a Land Rover?

Just tink'in....
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#25 Post by sailourboy » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:10 pm

Thanks to everyone who helped put together another very successful and fun Roverlander's Event!!
Special thanks to Andy, Jill, Dave, Pam & Shawn for all your efforts.
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#26 Post by John » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:23 pm

Agreed - another fantastic effort! Thanks to all.

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#27 Post by The_Anachronist » Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:47 am

That was fun! Great to meet some of the people and see some of the trucks in person. Thanks all for the organizing effort!
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#28 Post by bsa_m21 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:44 am

The first pics from Founders Day are now in the gallery!

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#29 Post by acg » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:59 pm

Here is a video:

https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=kqr7koHbCiw

Please thank and support the donors who made this event possible:

4WDABC
Atlantic British
Backroads Mapbooks
Balmer Fabrication
BC Overland Rally
NW Overland Rally
Fjallraven
Global Roamerdrive
Hesp Automotive
Kakadu Camping
Lakeview Rovers
Lamorna Garage (Seattle)
Land Rover of Langley
Land Rover of Richmond
Martin Rothman
Overlanding BC
Overland Outfitters
Pacific Offroad Defender Sales
Princess Auto
Rancho / Monroe Shocks
Rick Mellenger
Rocky Mountain Parts
Rovalution Automotive
Rovers North
TBC Indoor Kart Racing
Warn Winch
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#30 Post by rgallant » Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:31 pm

1st time Founder's day and I had great time, lots of interesting trucks to look at and people to talk to.
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#31 Post by Roadqueen17 » Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:28 am

acg wrote:Here is a video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNXF5Awk1L0&t=

Please thank and support the donors who made this event possible:

4WDABC
Atlantic British
Backroads Mapbooks
Balmer Fabrication
BC Overland Rally
NW Overland Rally
Fjallraven
Global Roamerdrive
Hesp Automotive
Kakadu Camping
Lakeview Rovers
Lamorna Garage (Seattle)
Land Rover of Langley
Land Rover of Richmond
Martin Rothman
Overlanding BC
Overland Outfitters
Pacific Offroad Defender Sales
Princess Auto
Rancho / Monroe Shocks
Rick Mellenger
Rocky Mountain Parts
Rovalution Automotive
Rovers North
TBC Indoor Kart Racing
Warn Winch
Andrew thanks for the great video!


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