Anyone see this:
Some of you may have heard that Border Patrol Agent Robert Rosas was killed in the line of duty July 23, 2009 nera Campo, California. Agent Rosas left behind a wife and two children. A memorial ride has been put together and proceeds from the ride will go to the Rosas family.
Here's the link to the newspaper article on the event.
Off-road group organizes fundraiser for Robert Rosas - Imperial Valley Press Online - Sports
The event is open to all types of vehicles; Rhinos, ATVs, motorcycles, OHVs and street legal vehicles. I was told by the organizer that a 2wd vehicle with good clearance should be able to make it. Here is the flyer and email I received from the organizer:
1St Annual Robert Rosas
Memorial Ride to the Clouds
Offroad Poker Run
Saturday September 5, 2009
Registration 7:00 A.M.
Run starts 8:00 A.M.
All moneys collected will go to the Rosas family.
Meet at the Sacred Rocks Reserve RV PARK in Boulevard, (The Hamptons ). FOR RESERVATIONS CALL: 619-766-4480 OR EMAIL SACREDROCKS@GMAIL.COM
Ending location; the highest mountain top west of Tecate. The ride will take 6-8 hours, and cover 70 miles. Bring food, lots of water and wear head covering and goggles, it will be dusty.
Donation of $5.00 per person will get you one hand. Additional hands may be purchased.
For information contact Ronnie Golden 760 554-8417
WE ARE ASKING THE ATTENDEES TO WEAR RED WHITE & BLUE & DISPLAY AMERICAN FLAGS ON THEIR VEHICLES. ALSO WHO EVER WANTS TO BRING FLOWERS TO LEAVE @ THE MONUMENT THAT IS COOL TOO. IF YOU ARE NOT CAMPING @ THE SACRED ROCKS RESERVE RV PARK THAT WEEKEND. YOU WILL BE CHARGED $5.00 PER PERSON TO GET IN THE PARK. THIS WILL GIVE YOU ACCESS TO THE POOL & HOT TUB AS WELL AS HAVING A PLACE TO LEAVE ANY VEHICLES YOU AREN’T TAKING ON THE RIDE. 20% OF THESE FEES WILL GO TO THE ROSAS FAMILY. IF YOU DON’T WANT TO PAY THESE FEES, CALL ME & WE CAN MEET YOU ON HWY 94 ON THE WAY TO THE MONUMENT. ANY QUESTIONS CALL RONNIE W. GOLDEN 760-554-8417.