eTrails is AMR’s online bulletin for news, editorials, and regional & charity information.
– Membership Corner: New Members (posted 01 Nov)
– From the President (posted 01 Nov)
– P-Articles: The “Junction” of Safe and Fast (posted 27 Oct)
– …Low Drag: OktoberFAST HPDE Wrap-up (posted 27 Oct)
– Good Turns: November/December Charity (posted 27 Oct)
– Alpine Treks: Anatomy of a Mystery Tour (posted 01 Oct)


Announcements (Latest Update – 6 November)

AMR voting process

  1. You can access a ballot by printing the ballot that was sent in the Alpine e-Trails November newsletter (amrporsche.com/etrails/pdf-download) or by downloading the ballot directly from this link:  2022 Board of Directors Voting Ballot.
  2. You and your family member (if applicable) must have an active PCA membership number(s) in order to vote.
  3. Each AMR Primary and Associate member can vote for only one candidate for each Board position; except for Member-at-Large, where you can vote for two of the three candidates.
  4. Fill out the ballot and sign it.
  5. All voting MUST be performed using mail-in ballots only to: AMR, P.O. Box 64108, Colorado Springs, CO 80962.
  6. All ballots MUST be postmarked and returned by November 19 in order to be counted.
  7. Ballot counting will be performed on or about November 23.
  8. All election results will be announced on or about November 29.

It is extremely important that as a member you cast your ballot! Electing members to the board is one way that you can influence the direction of the club and its’ leadership.

Similar to PCA national elections and defined in our by-laws, all primary members and co-members are eligible to vote in our regional elections.
Each has their individual member numbers and each can submit a ballot.
Test Drive members cannot vote in National or regional elections.

NEXT BOARD MEETING: The November Board meeting will be held Tuesday, November 30th at Texas T-bone Steak House 5245 N Academy Blvd Colorado Springs, CO 80918 (updated 2 November).

SAVE THE DATES:

2021 AMR Holiday Party

The December Holiday Membership Social will be held on Friday, December 17th at the El Paso Club (30 East Platte Ave. Colorado Springs, 80903).  Drinks will start at 6:00 PM from a cash bar.  Dinner will be served at 7:00 PM. RSVP is required as space is limited to 80 people! Registration closes Friday, December 10th. Please use the following link to register: 2021 AMR Holiday Membership Social

MEMBERSHIP UPDATE:

If you would like an AMR name tag/badge, please click on the link by the membership chair on the AMRPorsche.com website.

Navigate to the About AMR: Year AMR Board of Directors and Advisors: Advisor section: Membership Chair.

  • Click on Membership chair wording.
  • Complete form.
  • To: Membership Chair.
  • Subject: Name Tag.
  • Comment or Message: Name (s) for the tags and mailing address to be mailed to once complete.

The Membership Chair will then email you with next steps such as where to mail the Check for $10 per tag/badge. Please make the check payable to AMR Porsche Club.

SNELL HELMET UPDATES: Due to a shortage of SA2020 and M2020 helmets, PCA has allowed the continuing use of 2010 Snell rated helmets through the end of 2021. (posted 05 Apr)

2021 EVENTS GUIDE: The AMR 2021 Events Guide in printable PDF format is now available for download under the eTrails webpage. (posted 25 Feb)

PCA COVID-19 UPDATE: As states and provinces have eased their restrictions, PCA’s first priority remains the health and safety of our members, volunteers, sponsors and employees. Please continue to follow all local guidelines and restrictions. The intent of the Communicable Disease Waiver (CDW) was to allow us to get back to events as quickly as practical in a responsible manner.

PCA is pleased to announce, effective Thursday, July 1, 2021, PCA no longer requires the use of the CDW. Of course, all other appropriate waivers are still needed (updated 01 Aug)

AMR is sponsored by Porsche Colorado Springs

Website Hints

– To view upcoming events for a specific region, go to the Calendar page and use the green ‘Tags’ dropdown box to filter for that region. (Default view is tagged for AMR, RMR, and PCA National events)
– All AMR event titles in Calendar/Upcoming Events are denoted in capital letters.
– Green or purple fonts on the website denotes a link to a website or e-mail address, click on the text and it will bring up the new webpage or generate a new e-mail message, respectively.

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