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Old 18th August 2008, 22:23   #46
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Guys,

These pictures are in reverse order of the event. This was taken with the trophy on the last day. I have some random pictures, and i couldnt click much as i was busy driving. Will update pics as and when they come
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Old 18th August 2008, 22:27   #47
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Pics in action will follow....in the process of compiling!
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Congrats, headers and vinod_nookala

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Congrats headers and vinod looking forward to a recount of the events at the next meet
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headers, so finally it took a Suzuki to get you to top spot. :-)
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headers, so finally it took a Suzuki to get you to top spot. :-)
But more important than just the suzuki going was the ability of the entire team to cross ALL obstacles in the first shot. That gave us the edge.

Also, we had a fantastic teamwork when it came to crossing the obstacles. And vinod was amazing.

The reason i say this is cos, the gypsy and the classic had the wheelbase advantage. Whereas Vinod had to use technique of carrying the torque, which he did amazingly well.

OVerall, an fantastic event, and am already looking forward to the next one. The day 2 special stages made it even more enjoyable!

Sad, though that none of you guys from tbhp could witness the action. Neoranjit and Nickatnite visited us on day2 which was a good surprise!
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Sad, though that none of you guys from tbhp could witness the action. Neoranjit and Nickatnite visited us on day2 which was a good surprise!
what do you mean "you guys"? are you forgetting that both you and vinod are tbhpians?
 
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Congrats vikram & vinod. So Vikram, all those weekends of me training you has at last borne fruit. This weekend, the scotch is on me.
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Congrats Vinod and Vikram, good to have you champions among us.


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what do you mean "you guys"? are you forgetting that both you and vinod are tbhpians?
I guess he was in the Jeep Thrills zone... Actually, lots of people who frequent this 4x4 section are also Jeep Thrills members.
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Hi guys,
...we won The Palar Challenge 2008 and it feels great
Congrats Vinod & team. This is great news. Calls for a celebration..

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Headers was also the king of individual performace event with his MG 413W.
Vikram . this is music to my ears.

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But more important than just the suzuki going was the ability of the entire team to cross ALL obstacles in the first shot. That gave us the edge.

Also, we had a fantastic teamwork when it came to crossing the obstacles. And vinod was amazing.

The reason i say this is cos, the gypsy and the classic had the wheelbase advantage. Whereas Vinod had to use technique of carrying the torque, which he did amazingly well.
. Team work is of paramount importance in an OTR event.

Guys, more pictures please...
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Thank you for your wishes!!! Yes, we won The Palar Challenge 2008 and it feels great as the terrain was very demanding both from man & machine:-) The experience was amazing.
Congratulations Vinod. Good show by the team. I am regretting having missed this one.

Gears,
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Yes, we won The Palar Challenge 2008 and it feels great as the terrain was very demanding both from man & machine. The experience was amazing.
"Talking the talk." AND "Walking the walk."

Way cool, guys.
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what do you mean "you guys"? are you forgetting that both you and vinod are tbhpians?
Well rippergeo, there was a lot of promising talent in the form of volunteers from C-TBHP, especially off the forum. Unfortunately, no one could make it. Hope I am clear now!

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Congrats vikram & vinod. So Vikram, all those weekends of me training you has at last borne fruit. This weekend, the scotch is on me.
Oh yeah John, if not for your training and the advice given, I would not have even gone for the event! LOL


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Congrats Vinod and Vikram, good to have you champions among us.
Thanks Sharat, wish you could have come too. It was fun!

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"Talking the talk." AND "Walking the walk."

Way cool, guys.
Thanks dirtydan!
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Congrats to Headers and Vinod.


More pics?

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Congrads guys. Was in chennai that weekend for a friends wedding, I tried but could not make it.

Some Videos please?
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