DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by CitroJim » 25 Jun 2013, 05:28

Mark, happy birthday!!!

A good friend is 50 this weekend too and for that reason on Saturday I'll be leaving the rally early to celebrate it...
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by Citroening » 29 Jun 2013, 10:13

Bump! This weekend.

Looks like we'll pop along tomorrow, probably in the boy-racer C4 to lower the tone... :twisted:

Weather is actually looking promising for tomorrow...
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by CitroJim » 30 Jun 2013, 06:12

It was gorgeous weather on Saturday. I got sunburned and hoarse from talking too much..

I'll be there all today in the silver XM...
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by CitroJim » 30 Jun 2013, 17:07

A most excellent rally and very well enjoyed..

I'm going to suffer though as despite slapping on the old factor 30 I'm looking even more of a lobster than I did yesterday..

Cracking weather :-D
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by red_dwarfers » 30 Jun 2013, 17:21

Glad to hear it was a good one :)

I've been battling seized rear brake pistons this weekend :(
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by CitroJim » 30 Jun 2013, 17:25

red_dwarfers wrote:I've been battling seized rear brake pistons this weekend :(


Poor you Kev :twisted:

There was a veritable feast of Gs at DSM this year and I reckon they outnumberd all the 'foreigners'

We had a very respectable 4 XMs there but the Xantia turnout was extremely poor..

One notable was a private plated silver Activa... Not sure whose it was as I never got to see the owner..
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by Citroening » 30 Jun 2013, 20:35

Can only really echo what Jim has said - especially that the weather was glorious too.

A good turnout, not huge however still a fair amount. Shame it went quite quickly, and couldn't stay too long as had to get back.

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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by Citroenmad » 30 Jun 2013, 22:31

I'm disappointed I missed this but had family things to sort out today. I wont be missing the National or CXM though :-D

Looks like the weather turned out good for you :)
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by JonM » 30 Jun 2013, 22:41

My CCC DSM Rally 2013 Report & Pics...
[See seperate Thread in Events Section]

Yet another busy weekend just, didn’t get go until Saturday morning as was working away last week & didn’t get home until 2am saturday morning, in need of some sleep.
So after a well earn't 7 hours sleep, once up we packed the cars with all the camping gear etc, the missus & kids & set off Little Horwood.
Bearing in mind the location is close to Silverstone Circuit & being British Grand Prix weekend, we feared heavy traffic problems, but to our relief we didn’t have any problems / hold ups en route, & arrived at approx. 1pm, pitch our tent & started to chillout.
The weather was truly perfect all weekend!!
Once again we had an absolute FAB weekend, all getting a little sunburnt despite liberal suncream application.
We love Little Horwood & really forward to being back there for the forthcoming Citroen Car Club [CCC] CX, XM & Xantia Rally on the 6th to 8th September

Just uploaded my pics onto my website - to see my pics visit http://public.fotki.com/JonM/ccc-dsm-rally-2013/

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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by CitroJim » 01 Jul 2013, 04:59

Citroenmad wrote:Looks like the weather turned out good for you :)


It was a little too good if anything Chris.. I expect more than just I got a bit burned in the sun :-D

Missed you there. Didn't seem right to be at a rally without you there... Stuill, I'll see you at the national with my Activa..

Jon, wonderful photos but both you and Franklin missed taking any pictures of the XMs there. What did we do wrong?
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by Trainman » 02 Jul 2013, 15:03

CitroJim wrote:
Citroenmad wrote:Looks like the weather turned out good for you :)


It was a little too good if anything Chris.. I expect more than just I got a bit burned in the sun :-D


It certainly was warm, I look like a lobster still.... Don't say it before you do....... [-X

Anyway, here's a link to some of the pictures I took over the weekend, I had a grand time, apart from a severe case of hayfever.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/c6exclusiv ... 440604917/
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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by Citroening » 02 Jul 2013, 15:42

Great pics Steve! =D>

Anyone else notice Nigel's camper was out of tax...! :lol: #-o

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Re: DSM Rally 28-30th June 2013

Post by red_dwarfers » 02 Jul 2013, 18:06

Maybe he can't afford it :lol:
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