LABS 20th Anniversary Reunion & Family GetTogether - MotoGP - April 2019

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Did we define a location that "most" of the LAB group would be staying at (for those taking the hotel route)?

Somewhere between the track and downtown would probably be my desire.
Like five people voted and there was no consensus.
Tinhead's recommended hotel became the default suggestion.
I think it's somewhere between the hotel and downtown. He posted the location earlier in the thread.
 
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Yeah that's why the hotel-poll thread was done a few months ago.
It went nowhere fast.

Starting now, I'm going to mass-email everyone listed as going/probably/maybe in this thread.
Wake those fuckers up if they're not currently lurking.
Mass email to specific users is not easy.
It requires creating a fucking user-group and lots of searching, copy/paste.
ugh.
 
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What is the condition of the "Dawson" area off S. Congress? Bring-a-gun type area or not? Seems to be the closest I can get to COTA and downtown.
 
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Probably won't bother with getting event tickets, but coming to Austin is looking pretty likely.
I'll probably avoid pre-buying COTA tickets (likely too late anyway) and just get scalped on whatever day I go.

I have a couple non-LAB buddies to visit in the area and I want to hit the Rock and Roll Car museum, but wide open plans otherwise.
 
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Quick search found this, not to bad...

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Put in for the time off today. Is an actual coherent get-together decided yet?

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Here's a copy/paste of what I texted LURCH LURCH earlier this evening.

The board pretty much settled on Saturday afternoon/evening for "the reunion party". So Friday is wide open. Schwantz' party will be suggested along with the party that Tinhead & I go to on Fridays. They serve free liquor and have hundreds of bikes & cool shop equipment to check out.
I'm waiting to hear back on resources regarding the preferred Saturday option.

Can't remember the name of tinhead tinhead favorite Friday party.
He'll pipe in and tell ya'll about it shortly, I'm sure.
 
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Not enough people are arriving early enough Friday to make that the Reunion day, I guess.
 
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Can't remember the name of @
tinhead favorite Friday party.
AF1 open house has been on Fridays.
AF1 RACING
It's a time! Drinks, food, all kinds of stuff to see. The Aprilia MotoGP team usually shows up. I just missed getting a pic of Max Biaggi and me last year, got one of wifey and Aleix Espargaro.

Edited to correct day of the week.
 
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Thursday, Friday... it's a blur to me by the time that weekend is over.
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Okay, TY. Working plan is to cross paths with Buellbomb in Mobile late-day Thursday then west to Lurch's Friday AM; around ten hours for that leg, so a late-afternoonish ETA on Friday seems reasonable. Don't know what his other plans are but I'll head eastward on Sunday AM.

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Lurch has a nice place and well behaved dogs.

I've got a DIY dump, a cool roomate, and crazy dogs.
I'll message my phone # to all confirmed party-goers the week before the races/party.

If anyone wants a bad-ass tattoo when you get here, let me know.
My roomie is one of the best tattoo artists in Texas.
I say that with certainty, not friendship.
 
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Lurch has a nice place and well behaved dogs.

I've got a DIY dump, a cool roomate, and crazy dogs.
I'll message my phone # to all confirmed party-goers the week before the races/party.

If anyone wants a bad-ass tattoo when you get here, let me know.
My roomie is one of the best tattoo artists in Texas.
I say that with certainty, not friendship.
Start a thread with pics of his of his work.. never know.. he may get a few takers
 
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I booked a place about 2 miles from there. 7 miles from COTA.
Canceled that reservation (local Austinite told me it was in a shithole part of town) and I got a room at the Drury by campus. Closer to the Tesla charger and has lot's of free shit... WiFi, breakfast, snacks, drinks, Jacuzzi... crazy.
 
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PROBABLY GOING:

  1. ADonf!
  2. Buellbomb
  3. chandler
  4. Drakhen
  5. Ed Ed
  6. fropappy fropappy
  7. fulltilt
  8. Hapo Hapo
  9. HG
  10. rickster
  11. roogazza
  12. SexKitten
  13. Spearjig
  14. skyfroggy
  15. TLSer TLSer
  16. viol8r
  17. Zotter Zotter
  18. ZX11 Man
  19. ZX woman ZX woman

MAYBE GOING:

  1. BIggerDanno
  2. califblue
  3. CID CID
  4. Cisco San Jose Cisco San Jose
  5. CuriousMike CuriousMike
  6. DaCat DaCat
  7. Ed [S]Ed[/S] - moved to "probably"
  8. gobrian77 gobrian77
  9. Johnnycheese
  10. Little Missy
  11. Master-Cylinder Master-Cylinder
  12. Mtn Busa
  13. NotaMILF
  14. Red Red
  15. roadczar roadczar.
  16. rg500 rg500 (any west coast canucks/Washington'ers looking to drive down together?)
  17. Stuman Stuman
  18. SuzukiSuz
  19. Vegas12
  20. WPOD WPOD

I just got to move Clydeglide from the "Maybe Going" to the "Confirmed Going" list. :up:
Anyone else ready to update their status??

Edited #2 to move Rhino Rhino and MadRussian MadRussian to the "confirmed going" list in the first post of the thread. :up:
 
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I really wish someone had chandler 's contact info because I'm worried about him.
He was gung ho and then "poof" he disappear.
 
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Where’s Gar on that list ?
 
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We're now up to 51 "confirmed going", 19 "probably going" and 20 "maybe going". :)
Ninety people :eek:

CONFIRMED GOING:

  1. Anonymous OG Female Member (you know who you are chica)
  2. BarryW
  3. BigGar
  4. BilletMan
  5. Bombaybusa
  6. BusaPwr
  7. Clydeglide
  8. Clutch Cowboy
  9. CZ Eddie
  10. D
  11. Dameon (and umbrella girl)
  12. Deano
  13. Flea
  14. Green Streak
  15. GrkGrrl
  16. Highside
  17. JC
  18. Jeff1216
  19. jhinderliter
  20. Kehale
  21. kz1000ken
  22. llord2
  23. luckystrike
  24. Lurch
  25. LuxPride
  26. MadRussian MadRussian
  27. maui
  28. Movistar
  29. MRBUELL
  30. Mr Lucky (and family)
  31. n00b
  32. over200
  33. pimpslayer
  34. Qwik
  35. Rhino Rhino
  36. SailUSVI
  37. scottcolbath
  38. ShotLady
  39. SLEEPERBUSA
  40. Snail
  41. Team222
  42. Terry_Schiavo
  43. Tinhead (and Tammy)
  44. Vanilla Gorilla
  45. WitsBusa
  46. wormser77
  47. Wretch
  48. Yngve (and family)
  49. XXFireFighter
  50. ZXALAN
  51. Yannick (and family)
 
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Hey TB.. I have been watching the thread and trying to figure out a way to make attending doable.. but it isn't looking likely.. new house, new job with different travel responsibilities and ridiculous schedule that while I hope doesn't stay at this pace, looks like it might for a while, are crushing my optimism!
 
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