New boat/motor road trip

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mercsami
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New boat/motor road trip

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The boat racing transporting service is up and running at full speed. We just got back from a road trip [ 5 hrs. round trip ] to pick up a new boat and Yamato 321 race motor that was purchased late last fall. The rig started its trip in east Florida, went to Atlanta Georgia, then to South Jersey, then to Kempton ,Pa., where we picked up the rig, then to our home in Danville, Pa. These follow racers are the best, they want to help in anyway they can.
We will be running the following classes in 2020:
Chloe --- ASH,20SSH, and possibly 300SSH, maybe even BSR. She is also is a hired gun for a race in a modified 500 Runabout.
Joe III-- 300SSH, and BSH, possibly OSY400 for a few races.
If I can get Chloe interested in 300SSH, she could be running in the same class as her Dad, how cool would that be? We have the necessary equipment to do this, just need to do some convincing.
I know its hard to believe, but Chloe will be a college grad. come May 6 ,2020. She is ready to do her student teaching in the fall, then its on to a position as a High School Agriculture Teaching Position. She is a 4.0 student at Delaware Valley University.
Joe
MK5,MK55E,MK25E,Stillwell AXH/ASH,Runne Craft AXR/ASR,Sidewinder 15S,Runne Craft 15SSH/BH
Michael
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If I can get Chloe interested in 300SSH, she could be running in the same class as her Dad
that would be fun!
Tom Brockmeyer
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Wow, great news there. SO proud of that young lady!

Joe is a special grandpa, for sure.
Lake Lanier, 30miles North of Atlanta, GA
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dave bernard
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aside from racing she is doing very well.
Genel
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Also very proud of that young lady. icon_clap.gif
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Re: New boat/motor road trip

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Always great to hear that the Sees Team is ready for a new season. Congratulations to Chloe on her amazing 4.0 average! She is a very special young lady. We are very proud of her and Team Sees. Best of luck in the 2020 season! [usa.gif]
Stan Augustine

Mark 30 tiller, (2)Mark 55, Mark 58A (2)Merc 200 FGS, Merc 450, Merc 500. 1950 CZT Penn Yan Swift, 1957 Alumacraft FD, 1985 Larson Senza w/Merc 1150,
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