Off Road Podcast Episode 144 - WOhVA interview

Welcome to the Off Road Podcast. I'm your host, Ben. Today we will be exploring the off road world-- whether you like crawling up rock ledges or enjoy exploring the backroads with your family. Stay with us to find out events in your area, off road news, and topics to interest every guy & girl who craves the outdoors as seen through the windshield. I am here with my co-host Aaron. How are you doing tonight?

Anyone done anything exciting?

  • Aaron - Got a forklift stuck while offroading in the dirt lot at work in a soft spot that had softball sized rocks.  Changed my front brake pads in preparation for towing my trailer a bunch this summer.

  • Ben - Work.. Moved my jeep…. Emergency room visit.  Helped Aaron finish #thestinkbug.  Got to go to a beginner's carbine class though work.

Sponsor plug

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Events and happenings

  • The Washington Gambler 500 Main Event, June 23-25, more details to come.

  • The Oregon OG500 is July 15&16 starting and ending in Portland, OR.  No registration, unlimited entries, starting point released later, more details to come.

  • Vermont Overland Trophy July 31-August 5

  • 20th Rubicon Trail Jeep Jamboree, Rubicon Trail, California August 10-13 Info: jeepjamboreeusa.com

  • W.E. Rock Sportsman, Goldendale, Washington, August 12-13 Info: werocklive.com

Announcement: we are looking for contributors to the show another perspective never hurts and that what helps the show roll on.


News

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Main Topic

Thanks to Park Chrysler Jeep for being our main topic sponsor and now for our Main Topic.

Washington Off Highway Vehicle Alliance (WOHVA.org) with President, Byron Stuck

  • Let's talk about you

How did you get started off-roading?

What was your first rig?

What's your rig Now?

What type of wheeling do you like to do?

Most embarrassing moment on the trail?

  • Your company

How did the idea for WOHVA come about?

How did you get started with WOHVA?

How many people are on your staff?

Who are the people who are trying to get the trails and roads closed?

What legislature have you helped get passed to benefit people who love the outdoors?

How do you educate people?

How can people help out?

What does a membership do?

What’s the biggest challenge you face?

Do you work with other groups like yours in other states?

How should someone search to find an organization like yours but for another state?

What's your company's mission statement and what do they provide for the 4x4 community?

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Closing Statements

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