2011 International Rally - Sparta IL


On the way to Sparta we had a little tire trouble - We met the nicest guy who saved our day

We'll just call him Jim the tire guy.

We arrived a couple days early so spent some time at Chester IL
and attended their annual "Popeye Festival"




The Hemmer's


Kathy, getting the scoop from the locals


Popeye costume


Dave & Wimpy


Barb - Olive Oyl - Kathy


Dave & Galen




Needless to say we had a great time

Galen "at rest"



We also had enough time to check out a winery and Eckert's orchard in Red Bud, IL




Gloria - Kathy - Dave


Krohn's, Hemmer's, Leier's, Boom's and Kathy Hanson at Eckert's orchard


Kathy & Gloria waiting to get into the Restaurant


this fine looking group represented Minnesota and the 10,000 Lakes Family Campers at the 2011 Rally





Biking was our main mode of transportation


You've been rear ended!


Headed to the opening Ceremonies


Dallas & Kathy


Dave, Bob, Ginny, & Galen


Lorna, Dallas, Kathy, & Dave


Minnesota group table


Minnesota group table



















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