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Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« on: July 06, 2008, 07:42:01 pm »
I have got this idea and I think it could be an excellent opportunity for WD's to see exactly what is out there.

Let me explain.....

I was thinking we get a venue where we can get together and everybody is able to show off their own bikes.  This gives other riders with the same bike to question you about your mods and extra's that you have done to make your bike go faster or make it more comfortable.

In addition we could get the vendors that are currently advertising to put up a stall with the products that they have.  This again will give riders the opportunity to meet the vendors personally and discuss technical issues with regards to all kinds of issues such as GPS, workshop related queries, newbie questions and so forth.  The vendors could display some of the best seller items on the day and make it available for sale.  This could also be a great opportunity to purchase some of the wilddog goodies right there and then.  Some of the vendors could display some of the tyres that are available and riders can query and ask questions about them.

Perhaps we could go as far as to get a boerwors stand or two with a couple of drinks stands to keep the thirst and hunger at bay.  The point is, to grow the Wilddog name by giving everybody (vendors & riders) the chance to meet and see what everybody else is up to.

It is a thought that I have and I am prepared to work on this project with other people and vendors if you like the idea.  To be honest I am not sure if I have the time to organise something like this all by myself but I would like to help make it work and be part of the planning if there is enough interest.

I would like to hear your thoughts on this!
 

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2008, 07:59:03 pm »
Great idea! I support.  :cool:
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2008, 08:04:18 pm »
+2

But its probably going to be in gauteng?
 

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2008, 08:04:36 pm »
Yes a sweet planā?¦. Go for it!!
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2008, 08:27:48 pm »
I like it
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2008, 08:43:35 pm »
+2

But its probably going to be in gauteng?
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2008, 08:50:33 pm »
Great idea,need more than one show for everyone to attend....or hold it in conjunction with the Annual Wildog bash?
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #7 on: July 06, 2008, 08:56:21 pm »
Great idea. Definitely need a Cape show in addition to a Gauteng show... :pot:
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2008, 09:08:06 pm »
....or hold it in conjunction with the Annual Wildog bash?

I like the idea. I think, if possible, the annual bash will be a good venue! :thumleft:
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #9 on: July 06, 2008, 09:11:24 pm »
Right in the middle of the country,and it will be an incentive for more dogs to attend :ricky:
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #10 on: July 06, 2008, 10:22:34 pm »
+1 Just do it!!!!
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #11 on: July 07, 2008, 12:56:09 am »
Great idea, lets go for it !!!
 

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #12 on: July 07, 2008, 07:09:29 am »
Adventure MX, I think this is an awesome plan.

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #13 on: July 07, 2008, 07:32:44 am »
Very good idea!!
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #14 on: July 07, 2008, 07:39:07 am »
Does it not perhaps make sense to open this to the public in order to further grow DS biking and promote the WildDog brand?
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #15 on: July 07, 2008, 08:36:48 am »
go for it!

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #16 on: July 07, 2008, 08:52:36 am »
I like it. We can maybe hold regional events. Will give us vaalies a reason go suip the cape in shape?
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #17 on: July 07, 2008, 09:07:36 am »
Did some-one say something about a beer garden?
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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #18 on: July 07, 2008, 09:15:37 am »
I'd be happy to help......
 

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Re: Wilddog Expo - could be interesting!
« Reply #19 on: July 07, 2008, 09:42:31 am »
I'd be happy to help......

With the beer garden or the expo?
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