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Change of Dates!!! Now 22+23 June

Change of Dates!!! Now 22+23 June

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vincegail

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1,765 posts

63 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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http://www.lemans.org/en/races/24h/update/date-cha...

Got the FIA to thank for this. At least it is rather far upfront so plenty of time to change your work/holiday schedules!

James_N

2,085 posts

142 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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Cheers for the heads up Vincent smile

Ghia x

141 posts

86 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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This is not good! Theres no way i will get time off on summer solstice weekend!! This news has ruined my 2013 already :-(

Irish

3,989 posts

147 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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Ghia x said:
This is not good! Theres no way i will get time off on summer solstice weekend!! This news has ruined my 2013 already :-(
Are you a Druid?

Great Dane

2,015 posts

74 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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Phew missing wedding annversary by two days...
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vincegail

Original Poster:

1,765 posts

63 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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Irish said:
Ghia x said:
This is not good! Theres no way i will get time off on summer solstice weekend!! This news has ruined my 2013 already :-(
Are you a Druid?
My condolences to Ghia x.
And to Irish: that was extremely funny!

Irish

3,989 posts

147 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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If he is a Druid he may have seen it coming.....

@Ghia X - not good news.

Monsterlime

549 posts

74 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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This is quite annoying. I am organising my mates Stag weekend, and we had chosen those dates on the basis Le Mans was the week before!

He won't be happy we will be changing dates. evil

hyper jay

344 posts

63 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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make your mind up please !!!!

i can still be there though .....phew

24lemons

1,839 posts

93 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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st. My Girlfriend's birthday is the 24th. Might be a late dash back across the channel on Sunday night unless I can convince her to come too. Failing that I have 10 months in which to get dumped!

The Leaper

2,467 posts

114 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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For me this is good news. Son (who usually comes with me to Le Mans) has his birthday on the 18th, Father's Day is 16th, so the one week postponement will not clash with anything involving grandchildren!

R.

Rs2oo

2,075 posts

106 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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24lemons said:
st. My Girlfriend's birthday is the 24th. Might be a late dash back across the channel on Sunday night unless I can convince her to come too. Failing that I have 10 months in which to get dumped!
Plenty of women around, only one LMS.

ellroy

3,954 posts

133 months

Thursday 30th August 2012
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Rs2oo said:
Plenty of women around, only one LMS.
+1 and amen to that brother. I'm just glad that it's getting further away from my best mates nuptials.

I mean losing a bit of skirt is one thing, but losing your best mate would be a tad hard to deal with.

I'd get over it obviously, but you know what I mean.

EnjyBenjy

913 posts

161 months

Friday 31st August 2012
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Hmmm. Good job ferry hasn't been booked for our group...
Avoids Father's day, but would mean leaving on my son's birthday. I've got some brownie point work to do...

Vocal Minority

5,808 posts

60 months

Friday 31st August 2012
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Birthday on 25th.

Road Trip.

Boom.

andyps

7,559 posts

190 months

Friday 31st August 2012
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So the FIA are recognising the importance of LM24 finally. Hopefully for 2014 they will fit F1 around the LM24 dates!

Possibly a better weekend for me but I'm going whatever.

Barry Ashcroft

1,952 posts

129 months

Monday 3rd September 2012
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andyps said:
So the FIA are recognising the importance of LM24 finally. Hopefully for 2014 they will fit F1 around the LM24 dates!

Possibly a better weekend for me but I'm going whatever.
That will never happen.

Fu@@ing ACO had bowed to FIA pressure to change the date. My lads 2nd birthday so that's me fu@@ed for going thanks a bunch.

allojon

260 posts

99 months

Monday 3rd September 2012
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Really pleased with the date change. Means I don't miss key family birthdays weekend. Would have gone anyway but means I now get to go to both. Great news!

Davwlk

258 posts

100 months

Monday 3rd September 2012
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I suppose for every person who's glad the date has been changed there's another one who isn't, and lots who it doesn't affect at all.

YRRunner

1,638 posts

124 months

Monday 3rd September 2012
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If they keeping moving it on a week every year, by 2022 we might have a hot sunny one again for a change!