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MGF & Modern MG`s Spring Run 2020
12 November 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
All members of the all registers are invited to the Spring Run 2020.
Date : Thursday November 12th .
Start: Crafers Hotel leave at 10.15 am
Coffee break etc : McLaren Flat Bakery 11.15 am , leave at 11.45 am .
Lunch: Bridgewater Hotel 12.45 approx .
Participants can enjoy the whole run about 2 hrs or join at the midway point McLaren Flat Bakery (next to the school) leaving at 11.45 am.
Apart from some tighter sections after leaving Crafers, this run is relatively open and should not prove ‘a challenge’ for the navigators (wives/partners) so be enjoyable for all. Run-sheets available shortly.
Please confirm your attendance to Haydn Reynolds firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Friday Nov 6th and say whether you will be attending the lunch.
MGF & Modern MG`s Spring Run Report Thursday November 12th
Well it was a “Spring Run” and we all hoped it would be dry !
But of course that wasn`t the case at least we were all in closed cars. Rain it did ,the closer to Bridgewater it did get heavier but of course we were in the hills .
A very good participation from our members even though we clashed with the normal Lunch run .
The Run started at the Crafers Hotel with about an hours drive south to stop for coffee at the Bakery Mclaren Flat
A few more cars joined the run at the Bakery and then we headed to Bridgewater for lunch .
The second section took approx an hour and we ran on some of the roads used in the Adelaide rally quite a spirited drive for some and a couple of cars did do a drive through Mount Barker ( by mistake ) but all did arrive at the Bridgewater Inn for lunch .
We had a couple of guests join us , they were Richard & Caroline Sutherland members of the Triumph club but they were driving a MG Midget .Interesting in finding out that the car once belonged to Jo Sheward, it was good to see it on the road again .
Must thank both Dick Manning and Haydn Reynolds for their efforts in producing another great drive and lunch . We always thank the drivers but we must thank Jeannie Reynolds also for doing the navigating in the final planning stages.
List of attendees
Haydn & Jennie Reynolds
Wes & Chris Bray
Ken & Heather Burke
Roger & Nerida Dawe
Richard & Caroline Sutherland
Neil & Joyce Williams .
Many thanks throughout the year in supporting the events we have organised .
Wishing you and your families a safe and enjoyable Xmas
Look forward to seeing you at the Xmas BBQ
Cheers Neil Williams