As I headed in to MPEC, I got behind Robert on the "Flyover" The buildings in front of him is the downtown portion of Wichita Falls, Texas
Another picture of Robert as we get ready to merge in with Northbound US287 morning traffic. This was taken at about 7:50 a.m.
Mark, the treasurer for the 2010 Texas State H.O.G. Rally, did an outstanding job thru out the entire Rally. He was in High Demand by everyone there..
Jane is in a great mood and getting ready to go... She also did an outstanding job in keeping things running smooth at our table..
Randall was kept pretty busy too. I saw him now & then during the Rally when I got to go around and take pictures.
This is Dee and Larry. Dee is in charge of the MPEC for the City of Wichita Falls. Larry is a long time friend and a participant in the Rally.. He also rides a new 2010 Limited Edition Harley Ultra Classic.
Me and Dee as she makes the rounds thru out the MPEC building
Kim was an excellent co-worker at the on-site registration table and she helped keep things running smooth.
This is Sherri, Gary & Jeanann at the Registration Room in MPEC
Gary and Jeanann. These folks are great and I am proud to call them friends. Gary is also one of our North Texas PGR Ride Captains.
Joe & Sherri are enjoying the Rally. Joe is one of our North Texas PGR Ride Captains and one of my neighbors as well as a long time friend.
Lori visiting us as Registration time nears its end.. We shut down at, I believe. 5 p.m. and the Lonestar Concert and the closing ceremony would start at 7 p.m. at the Kay Yeager Coliseum, right next door from the MPEC Building
Ted Jr, Vickie and Tim come back down the hall and stop & visit.
This is Tom & Jane. They both worked in the registration Room and were busy pretty much the entire Rally. Jane was outstanding when working with me and Kim at the On-Site Registration Table.
This is Brad. He worked the Ride Waiver table. He is a former co-worker of Janice.
I get a hug from one of the Beaumont Texas girls. The 2011 Texas State H.O.G. Rally will be held there next year and they came up to Wichita Falls to check out the Rally and to see what they were in for..
The Beaumont Texas Booth, which was located in the Harley Room
Paula had this Prayer Box on her table at her quilt booth. People need prayer elsewhere sometimes and they need it even at a motorcycle event.
This is Sam. He was working the table where you signed up for on of the Four Points Ride. We talked for a few minutes and I found out he was a neighbor that I waved at all the time when I went by on the bike and he always waved back..It's a small world out there.
This is Jimmy and his Harley. Jimmy is a long time friend of mine and a disabled Vet from the Iraq War. He is a Master Sergeant and is waiting for his wounds to heal before getting a discharge from the Army.
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Just relaxing and taking it easy
Lori has worked hard this entire Rally keeping us in ride packets and getting the pre-registered folks their packets..
Tammy & Tim walking to the MPEC to get signed in
The girls at the snack bar. They stayed busy the entire Rally
This is Beryl and Christina. Christina is a member of the Blue Knights TX XX
A Stallion is parked next to my Harley out in front of the MPEC
Some of the bikes parked out front of the MPEC
The other side of the bike with the ape hangers. This will conclude this post and Day 3, Part I of the 2010 Texas State H.O.G. Rally. I thoroughly enjoyed working this event and enjoyed seeing my friends and meeting new friends during the rally.
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Until the next post, ya'll be careful out there, keep your head on a swivel, keep the rubber on the road and most importantly.......................................RIDE SAFE ......................JOHN