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  1. GlamisGurlie

    Whelp, that's a wrap... thank you everyone :)

    I received a call from BITD in September that they are going in a new direction and will not need me anymore. Just like that, I was done. I am beyond thankful for Casey answering my phone call inquiring about volunteering 15 years ago this past October (never had been to an off-road race EVER)...
  2. GlamisGurlie

    KOH peeps - another way to help Pistol's family...

    Donate to a great cause and enter for a Stage 3 audio kit. Stop by Rockford Fosgate at the 4 Wheel Parts - Riverside booth during King of The Hammers Feb. 2-8. On Jan. 18th Pete Sohren – a staple in the off-road community – was killed in an accident while preparing for a race. All proceeds go...
  3. GlamisGurlie

    2017 BITD Parker 425 Presented by Impact..... Pit 4 Mineral Wash

    In 2.5 weeks-ish, the Parker 425 will be upon us once again. And once again, I will be the Pitler/Hostess/Chefette up there. I just got off the phone with Lee of Banning Motorsports and he is once again graciously donating the best chicken and carne asada I've ever had - anyone who was up...
  4. GlamisGurlie

    Google Earth kml file to GPX help please

    I have tried two different converters and neither one keep the actual route once they convert to gpx. I am about to give up lol. Anyone have a suggestion or can help this girl out please :)
  5. GlamisGurlie

    VP & F&L Fuel location and hours for BITD Laughlin Desert Classic

    Where: NW corner of Bruce Woodbury & Needles Hwy. When: Friday 9-5
  6. GlamisGurlie

    BITD & 6th Annual Charity Shop With A Cop Fundraiser

    We at Best In The Desert are participating in the Racers for Kids Laughlin Shop with a Cop Program this year with a donation of ALL profits from the sale of our new BITD koozies !! I will have these available for purchase at my table for $5 each. Please come by and grab a few - let's try and...
  7. GlamisGurlie

    BITD Method Race Wheels LDC Presented by Canidae/Tap It Schedule

    It's going to be a great time! Lots to see and do with family, friends and most importantly, sponsors :) Huge THANK YOU to the Laughlin Tourism Commission, Canidae/Tap It, Method Wheels/Tensor Tires and Fox Shox for partnering with us on this great event!! Can't forget to also thank Azunia...
  8. GlamisGurlie

    Open Invitation for the BITD Laughlin Parade of Champions...

    Calling all Champions - the first annual Parade of Champions registration is now open!! All classes are invited - no limit on cars! If you are interested in participating, please let me know (email, text or whatever). Last minute paraders (is that a word?) are welcome :) Here is a little...
  9. GlamisGurlie

    On Topic Attention Mint 400 Race Teams - Important Tech & Contingency Info

    Hi everyone! Please make sure this map gets to whomever is bringing your race vehicle to tech. It has explicit instructions for them to follow :) PLEASE!! DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE FROM YOUR HOTEL TO TECH - METRO WILL CITE AND TOW, NO JOKE! Also, only those who are in the time trials can...
  10. GlamisGurlie

    2016 BITD Car/Truck & UTV Contingency Program Semi-Final

    Whew! Glad that's done - almost haha.... It's going to be a great year at Best in the Desert and I want to personally thank all of our contingency partners for supporting us and - most importantly - the racers. Here's to 2016!!
  11. GlamisGurlie

    To All Parker 425 Presented by Impact Pit 4/Mineral Wash Crews...

    For those sending a crew up to Mineral Wash aka Pit 4,I will once again be your hostess with the mostest at Pit 4 / Mineral Wash - literally! This year, we have a very generous sponsor who is donating 16 lbs of chicken and 16 lbs of beef for our annual multi-team BBQ up there!! Everyone is...
  12. GlamisGurlie

    New Tire for UTVs for Best in the Desert Teams

    BFGoodrich Tires announce a new tire for the UTVs!
  13. GlamisGurlie

    Attention BFG/Michelin motorcycle tire teams for V2R

    Vegas to Reno Teams take note!! Especially you bike guys who run Michelin tires. Jackson Motorsports Group has also put together a contingency program for Best in the Desert motorcycle racers who run Michelin tires or if you would like to find out more about racing on Michelin motorcycle tires...
  14. GlamisGurlie

    Polaris RZR Mint 400 Meet & Greet Thurs - All race vehicles welcome!

    Attention Mint 400 Meet & Greet Teams: I would like to invite all race teams to participate in the meet and greet (open to all vehicles). If you are interested, please stage on 9th or 10th Street south of Fremont or on Fremont between 11th and 9th at 4:30 pm Thurs 3/12/2015. This is your...
  15. GlamisGurlie

    Looking for volunteers for Friday downtown at the Mint :)

    I had a few people back out and am need of some help downtown Friday. Hours would 8 to 6. Any help is appreciated :) Thanks everyone!
  16. GlamisGurlie

    Best in the Desert New Mandatory Fueling Rules for Parker - Please Don't Panic :)

    To All Teams Using Fuel Towers or Pressurized Systems, the Following Apply to You at Parker: You MUST call BITD and register your system with before Parker. When you come through tech with your vehicle, it is mandatory that you meet with Darryl Putman. Please send your Team Manager, Team...
  17. GlamisGurlie

    Event Insurance - anyone in the field?

    Looking to have a car show covered. Having difficulty with an additional certificate to cover our PD. Anyone?
  18. GlamisGurlie

    Help wanted for Contingency at V2R :)

    Kinda short notice, I know, but am looking for a someone or two to help during Contingency. Doesn't have to be all day. Have gas money and a vacant room at my house for the weekend that's 5 min from Aliante Casino + Hotel There's close to 300 entries and it's just Stef and I checking vehicles
  19. GlamisGurlie

    BITD General Tire Vegas to Reno Presented by Fox

    My smiling face will be camping at my usual spot Pit 6 - Miller's from Thurs night after Tech through Sat morning for Pitler assistance :) The Longest Off-Road Race in the United States! Wed 9 a.m.: Time Trials/Qualifying. Wed 8-10 pm: Fox/Team Ford Kickoff Fiesta Party & Off-Road Racing...
  20. GlamisGurlie

    Here we go, the CBD is at it again!! Please read!!!

    Lawsuit Launched Over BLM's Failure to Report Threats to Desert Tortoise, Other Imperiled Species in California Deserts Author: Center for Biological Diversity Published on Apr 2, 2014 - 8:16:12 AM SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2014 - Environmental groups filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S...