Home event RALLY PREP Meetup: OBPorTTugal RALLY 2020

RALLY PREP Meetup: OBPorTTugal RALLY 2020

  • 6

    Rigs Allowed
  • 350

    kilometers

RALLY PREP Meetup: OBPorTTugal RALLY 2020

(VOLUNTARY WORKing) RALLY DEV/PREP WEEKEND --- SCOPE: 1) Route PRERUN + clearing/Roadbook debugging; 2) Alternative testing/recon ;3) Assistance route + roadbook testing.
  • START DATE

    Saturday, January 11, 2020

    07:00 AM Western Europe Time, London, Lisbon, Casablanca
    07:00 Hrs GMT +0:00
  • END DATE

    Sunday, January 12, 2020

    05:00 PM Western Europe Time, London, Lisbon, Casablanca
    17:00 Hrs GMT +0:00
  • OVERLAND BOUND REGION

    EU Mediterranean

  • EVENT TYPE

    Training

  • DIFFICULTY

    9 SEVERE

Terrain Type

  • Dirt Road
  • Highway
  • Mud
  • Rock Crawling

Recommended

  • 4WD

Channel

Channel Channel Value
  • GMRS (PMR) channel 3
  • CB 11

Rally Point Notes:

Please read REQUIREMENTS BELOW & prepare accordingly

ATTITUDE

Minimum - Alignment with OB founding principles, self-sufficiency, responsibility, autonomy, patience, cooperativeness, resilience, dependability, camaraderie.
Optimum - Discernment and clarity (from experience developing/preparing adventure/offroad/navigation events).

PERSONAL

Minimum - clothing (all conditions) , water +food &/or funds (EUR) to keep yourself running for 48h, cell phone+means to keep it charged for 48h, working TeamTrackerPlus and WhatsApp accounts.
Optimum -

RIG (Vehicle)

Minimum - "dirt" capable vehicle (motorcycle, moto4, SSV, 4x4) Street legal, inspected, insured, maintained + basic kit (1st aid, tools, spares, recovery). Fuel &/or funds (EUR) to keep your vehicle running for 500km.
Optimum - Brush guards+branch lifters, dirt tires, full lockers, rock sliders, winch + full winching recovery kit with traction boards (4x).

NAVigation

Minimum - (internal GPS) Smartphone+means to keep it protected from the elements/visible/charged (48h), standalone GPS or app (track logging GPX import capable), adjustable ODOmeter app (rally style), Roadbook marking supplies, manual roadbook holder (or 4 ring A4 binder for 4x4's w/ co-pilot)
Optimum - Full rallyraid NAV kit (rally odometer (ICO, RNS, (Terratrip in 4x4s)), roadbook holder + GPS)

COMms

Minimum - Cell phone(+means to keep it charged 48h), PMR+3 sets of batteries
Optimum - CB + V-UHF

CAMPing

Minimum - Sleeping Bag,
Optimum - Personal hygiene kit w/ Towel + whatever creature comforts you prefer and do not compromise your rig's performance (no rock crawling w/ trailers! ;) )

TRAIL TOOLS (CLEARING/BUILDING)

Minimum - Work gloves, eye protection, hat, hand saw (wood blade), shovel (non folding type preferred) .
Optimum - pruning shears, (small hand and/or big)pick, hatchet or axe, electric reciprocal saw (sawzall) / chain saw + accessories kit (replacement blades, fuel, oil etc)

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JDavid

  • Porto, Portugal
  • @JDavid
  • 05/21/18

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  • Start Point: Unnamed Road, 5400, Portugal GPS Coordinates: 41.76148, -7.35623 Notes: Rest area with plenty of cover. Garbage container. (unkept) Grill facilities. (Bathrooms are useless.)

This rally point location and route can be downloaded if the buttons are active. The “Launch Google Earth" option will allow you to review the location in 3D. Please keep in mind, actual terrain may vary greatly. This should be used for reference only.

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