*CLOSED* - We've got our group. More than welcome to Join our ride there or back, but we've already got our tickets and two nights in Gilroy Booked. There is 5 of us going down on Thursday Night at 6pm. We've got our tickets thanks to DorguyR6 -> Grand Stand Turn 4, Row 15, Seats 6,7,8,9,10. and two nights at a hotel in Gilroy.
Thanks everybody for the tips and idea's and I hope to see some of you down there! (I know how many people will be there, but you never know!)
We've planned a trip to go watch the Red Bull US Grand Prix at the Mazda Raceway near Monterey, CA!
1,675 KM's, 17.5 hours.
We just want to watch Sunday's race.
- DorguyR6 and I want to leave Thursday Night (5:30 PM/6 PMish)and make it to Medford or Portland, Oregon for 1 night. --- Then leave early Friday to Arrive in Eureka.
- Leave Saturday morning to San Jose.
- Wake up early Sunday, Grab Breakfast, and have a blast at the MotoGP.
- Come back on a leisurely trip through San Fransisco, Eureka (or Something like that, maybe 4 nights back) taking the twisties on the 101.
- Thursday to Thursday
Some quick info:
I'm 29M, Riding a 2009 CBR600RR.
Looking for someone with a similar age group, and has a reliable bike.
Experience is not huge, but not green.
Not looking for speed, but a good pace enjoying the scenery.
We can work something out for accommodations.
***UPDATED*** May 17
Here is a link to Google Maps of the trip down: (no set plans back yet)
Click on "Include Large Map" to see in better detail. I did the trip out of Burnaby.
**** FYI: PEOPLE WHO HAVE PM'd BACK / CONFIRMED ****
DorguyR6, ArmchairGM, Air Bender, Daedalas1981, JoWii
**** FYI: Estimated costs ****
Fuel: Average 250 kms per tank.
Accommodations: 7 nights, Averaging $60 per nights split.
Food: Depending on yourself, 21 meals.
---- * Cycle Gear has a package deal for $101 including tax, only available at Will Call at this point * ----
---- Package Includes GS Seating T4, Paddock Pass, and Parking ----
Event Parking: $39.95 (this is the paved lot) $10 cheaper on the non-paved.
Event Turn 4 Grandstand: $96.16
Spending Cash: Up to you.
**** FYI: Pace ****
I don't think we're looking for any tickets, but I'm sure will prob be a few (miles) over the speed limit. Nothing crazy. Definitely going to try and make it as far as we can before calling it a first night.
**** Check out this Parking Lot photo of Laguna Seca's MotoGP ****
Just PM me if your interested. Comment your thoughts