05-01-2014 Minutes

 May 1, 2014

The monthly Blue Knight Meeting convened @ 6:30 p.m. at T-Bears.

MEETING ATTENDEES

Brian Bylsma
Johnny Rodriguez
Mike Jackson
TommyJackson
Gregg Bishop
Carey Balentine

SECRETARY'S REPORT

Carey Balentine made a motion to forgo the minutes due to the Secretary not being present, Seconded by T. Jackson.  All in Favor. 


TREASURE'S REPORT


Treasures report:  $11,230.09 which includes $6,393.00 (after bills) Iron-butt money and $2,532.50 (after bills) Blue Line Rally.  T. Jackson made a motion to accept the treasures report, seconded by C. Balentine.  All in favor.


OLD BUSINESS


Funds Disbursement

  • Bylsma recommended the following disbursement of funds from the Iron-butt Run and the Blue Line Rally, Seconded by C. Balentine.  All in favor.
  • Iron-Butt Run:  $6,00.00 - Jaime Padron Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Blue Line Rally:  $1,200.00 - Jaime Padron Memorial Scholarship Fund         
  • Blue Line Rally:  $1,200.00 - San Angelo Boy’s & Girls Club



NEW BUSINESS

Ft Davis-Alpine Texas Ride

  • M. Jackson reported six rooms have been reserved at the Best Western in Alpine Texas for 07 Jun 2014.
  • Bylsma advised an email will be sent to all members concerning the ride and room reservations.  Any rooms not needed will be cancelled on 04 Jun 2014.



Joshua Mitchell Memorial Run

  • Bylsma reported the memorial run is scheduled for 02 Aug 2014, in Big Lake Texas.  Additional information will be obtained from Rusty Weatherby along with an event invitation.
  • J. Rodriguez raised concerns about the heavy truck traffic in the area associated to the oil boom.
  • Bylsma reported information received is the traffic should be light on the weekends and they will also have police escorts along the route. 
  • Bylsma recommended to table the matter for a later date until the invitation is received.  All in favor.



CLOSED:

Motion by B. Bylsma to close at 7:10pm, seconded by G. Bishop.  All in favor.

 

RIDE REPORTS

 

  • 15-Mar-14  02 Riders,  90 miles,  Sterling City - San Angelo
  • 15-Mar-14  10 Riders, 115 miles, Zoie Clark Benifit
  • 15-Mar-14  08 Riders,   25 miles,  Bandits Opening Night
  • 05-Apr-14   08 Riders, 1095 miles, Padron Iron-butt Run
  • 12-Apr-14   03 Riders, 10 miles,  CMA Burger Run
  • 13-Apr-14   02 Riders, 92 miles, Divide SA - Robert Lee - SA
  • 17-Apr-14   03 Riders, 117 miles, Blue Line Ride “Drop Off Beads”
  • 19-Apr-14   02 Riders, 111 miles, Blue Line Ride 
  • 26-Apr-14   05 Riders, 25 miles, James Family Fundraiser
  • 26-Apr-14   02 Riders, 435 miles, Fredrickburg Willow City Loop

 

UPCOMING RIDES & EVENTS


Sean Fullerton has agreed to schedule our weekly Blue Knights rides.

Date:  11 Jun 2014
Time: 7:00pm 

Location:  Rio Grande Conference, South Padre Island Texas



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