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August 15th, 2006, 11:22 PM
Meeting Minutes - TSBA Rio Grande Valley
August 9th, 2006

Called to Order - 8:21 pm

Members in attendance:
3 Officers- John Alexander (Pres.)Eddie Lopez (V.P.) Jason Garcia (Treas.)

3 Members Janie Estrada (Acting Sec.), Mike Muzquiz, Marcos Torres

2 Guests

Items discussed:

- Houston "Hotter than Hell" IBI - has been scheduled for August 12-13, riding the roads around N.E. Texas. Ride will start & end in Center, Texas. If you are interested, check the Houston chapter bbs forum for details, lodging info, etc.

- Membership Info. explained to the potential new members what is included with the dues. Members will receive new shirts every year; it is up to members if they choose to have more. As well as binders containing mission of TSBA in general, Officer contact info., The Pace that is used off of TSBA website, and bylaws. It will also include a log to better understand mileage for long rides.

- Explained to members of the importance of checking the BBS for any changes in ride dates or times, meetings, etc.

- Want to plan a scavenger hunt, through around ideas, but nothing set yet.

- Possible barbecue to raise money for rides to other chapter locations, to meet up with the rest of the TSBA gang. Track Days and CMRA events, etc.

- John brought up the possibility of a different route to extend riding miles and curves, through 107, La Villa, Raymondville and McCook.

- It was brought up about possible sponsorships, and to see if any of the chapters have any kind of letter asking for sponsors.

- John Alexander discussed the need to go to IBC to change the name from Rio Grande Sportbike Riders to Texas Sport Bike Association Rio Grande Valley Chapter.

- As of 8/9/06, the balance of the R.G.V. Chapter checking account is $200.00, same as last month (no change).

- - Minutes of 08/09/06 meeting approved.

Meeting adjourned at 10:04pm
Janie Estrada
'06 TSBA R.G.V. Chapter Acting Secretary

Janie asked me to put this in the bbs.