DESTINATION | Inside DuneFest

Behind the Scenes at Oregon’s DuneFest Words and Photos: Betsy Fessler One of the ways cities attract tourism is by organizing special events.  New Orleans is synonymous with Mardi Gras.  The motorcycle rally in Sturgis South Dakota is another good example.  Often an event is centered on a particular characteristic that is unique to the…

2022 Sonora Rally | Day Five | SS4

Sonora Rally Surmounts SS4, But Not Without Any Casualties Race Report brought to you by WESTx1000. On paper, Special Stage Four was supposed to be fairly straightforward. Low kilometers, only a few topographical transitions… Simple right? The word floating around the bivouac after much of the racers had finally passed Timing & Scoring: carnage. Vehicles…

2022 Sonora Rally | Day Two | SS1

Day One of the Sonora Rally Doesn’t Dissapoint Race Report brought to you by WESTx1000. SS1 was many things, but above all else, it was hot. Grueling in fact. The sort of heat that engulfs everything and holds it in place. A momentary breeze offered temporary reprieve for bystanders waiting, relatively motionless, under an overbearing…