09-08-2014 Minutes

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August 8, 2014

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

Doug Shoemate
Brian Bylsma
Carey Balentine
Michael Jackson
Tommy Jackson
Cobey Bradshaw
Bo Hunter
Todd Allen
Jonathan Welch
John Rodriguez
James Beddo


Carey Balentine made a motion to forgo the minutes; seconded by Brian Bylsma.
Members present - 11
Non-Members attended meeting - 0
New Applications - 0
Pending - 0
Active Members - 34


  • Treasures report;  $3,611.41, this included the money from the Iron Butt Run ($720.00).  Motion made by Mike Jackson to accept the report, seconded by Carey Balentine


  • Johnny Rodriguez mailed the gas receipts to Mike Nebo @ Iron Butt Association and later sent an email to make arrangements to make a payment but has received no response.  The check made out to the Iron Butt Association is about to expire so the money was put back into the bank.  Brian Bylsma made contact tithe Ira @ Iron Butt Association and he stated that if no response was received from Mike Nebo then the money and paperwork will be mailed to Ira,  It will be sent registered mail with return receipt request.


  • New Members Todd Allen and James Beddo


  • Brian Bylsma made a motion to accept new members, seconded by Priscilla Massey, motion passed


  • 2nd Annual Josh Mitchell Remembrance Trek will be August 2, 2014 @ Big Lake, Texas Reagan County North Park (12th & Plaza Ave).  See attached flyer for further information.  It you wish to attend the dress code will be Class A (long Sleeve white shirt, black pants and vest).  Carey Balentine will be the contact person for this event.


  • Ruidoso Golden Aspen Rally - September 17, 2014 meeting at Eskimo Hut w/kick stands up @ 0900 hours.  Kay Bylsma will be taking the trailer in case of an emergency.  Riders will return on the 21st.  Plan on having a BBQ at the cabin on Friday.

Ride Reports  **TBA**

Date:  TBA  Time:  TBA
1st National Bank/Eskimo Hut on Koenigheim

07 Aug 2014

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