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Absolute Newbie / Newbie Drive 18 Jan 2019

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With the season in full swing and amazing cool weather it's time to have another absolute newbie or newbie level drive. All first timer absolute newbie will be given a proper introduction of sand off-roading before they start, from seasoned offroaders having over decades of UAE offroad experience. Idea is to make an absolute newbie comfortable with sand off-roading and in some of the most approachable set of sand dunes in Tawi Nizwa side. It's a perfect drive for people aspiring to start dune bashing or offroading in the sand as a new hobby and wish to explore the UAE offroad, natural beauty and unleash the hidden power of your 4x4 vehicle. For newbies, it's a perfect drive to learn more and advance to fewbie level and start enjoying more advance level drives as per your offroad grades. All experienced members are requested to join in helping newbies by imparting their off-road expertise.

When: 18 Jan 2019

Meeting time: 7:00 AM, and convoy will move sharply at 7:15 AM

Where: Tawi Nizwa shops GPS Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/KKBUhkQ2y382

Level of drive: All are welcome

Type of Car: Any proper 4x4 with front and back tow hooks and 8-10 inches of ground clearance

Plan: Easy drive from Tawi Nazwa to Pink rock and relax with snacks, bbq, drinks, and chat.

What to bring along: Loads of snacks - whatever you like with little extra to share, water, liquids, smiles, stories, enthusiasm and willingness to learn.

Approximate finish time: 11 AM

Please RSVP on below Calendar

 

 

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Is there any possibility of a ridealong?

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@Per A. Most welcome. Just make your way to the meeting point, will take you from there.

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6 months seems very very young to me. You know we are going to cross dunes, right ? @Rahimdad ? 

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1 hour ago, SandySandeep said:

i am newly joined to this group..it is my first time.. i have 6months old kid.. is it safe to bring him to drive.. 

Hi Sandeep, welcome to carnity offroad club and good you asked such question beforehand.

Although newbie desert drives are very safe and involve no much dune bashing other than crossing the dunes straight up and down, but such young passenger might be uncomfortable for long hours in their baby seat.

Secondly, why don't you join first and learn the desert basics and then judge by yourself if it's gonna be comfortable for your kid or not for next drive?

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Let's root for each other & watch each other grow.

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I forgot I have to take the wife to the airport tomorrow. Sorry guys I'll see you on the next one. 

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