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Emmanuel has been promoted to Expert level

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Congratulations @Emmanuel for reaching the Expert level with Carnity Offroad club. 

As per your last 2 years, consistent contribution, dedication, love for offroading and helping hundreds of newbies you have shown tremendous progress and well deserve this new offroad rank.

Keep it up and its time to hone your leading capabilities with sound planning and navigation skills.

Looking forward to seeing you growing further and helping others to learn the art of offroading in a safe environment.

Expert:

Number of drives

10 (46 regular drives)

Level of drives

Willingness to learn + Enthusiasm + Basic dune & sand reading + map reading & basic navigational skills + strategic convoy driving

Off-road gear

Flag, deflator, tire gauge, shovel, fire extinguisher, medical kit, radio, compressor, tool kit, tow rope, floor jack, jack board & GPS trackback

Drive teamwork

Capable of diverting the convoy to safe spot + part of sweep team

Drive posting/joining

Join any drive and lead fewbie & intermediate drives with Marshal / Crew permission

Forum participation

Share experience + feedback on forum and pictures in gallery + drive and route suggestions + post trip report + share route + track and waypoints + Help Marshal / Crew for alternate routing + marking safe exit

Social media sharing & inviting friends & family to join offroad club is recommended for faster upgrades at all levels.

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@Emmanuel congrats buddy ! More than well deserved ! 

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"Go as far as you can see; once you get there, you'll be able to see further."

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Congratulations... @Emmanuel...

he is favourite of every newbie...

Great news.....

 

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@Emmanuel hearty congratulations for a well deserved promotion. You have been one of the solid pillars since the time you have stepped in with your questions and suggestions. Looking forward to even more questions from your side to make things even better.

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Congrats @Emmanuel. Well deserved

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