On Veteran's Day, November 11,
2011 Happy Trails Products will say “Thank
You” to U.S. military men and women for service to their country.
Five active members of the U.S. armed forces or honorably discharged
will be selected for recognition from a pool of applicants.
Joining with us in our thanks are Rawhyde Adventures, Klim Technical
Gear, WPS (Western Power Sports) and "Condor 13", C Troop
2/17th Air Cavalry, 101st ABN Division, 1969/70. Additionally, since our first announcement we are pleased to be joined by Progressive Suspension, Ricor Shocks and Woody's Wheels.
The grand prize winner will receive four distinct gifts:
Happy Trails Products will award a highly modified,
near zero mileage, 2009 Kawasaki KLR650 equipped to tour North
America and beyond. The modified Kawasaki KLR650 will include over
$2,500 in upgrades. Up to $400 travel expenses to Boise for the
presentation of the bike is provided by a donation from
"Condor 13", C Troop 2/17th Air Cavalry, 101st ABN Division, 1969/70.
WPS (Western Power Sports) will award a complete adventure riding outfit:
Fly Trekker Helmet,
Fly Terra Trek Jacket in Hi-Viz,
Fly Butane Pants
Fly Trekker Glove and
Fly Milepost Sport-Touring Boots.
Rawhyde Adventures will award an
Adventure Rider Training Course and
Base Camp Alpha follow-up trip.
1st Runner-Up will receive a superb adventure
riding suit from Klim Technical Gear, the new
Badlands Pro Pant &
Jacket due for late fall release.
2nd Runner-Up will receive Inertia active front fork valves and rear shocks from the revolutionary
RICOR Racing Shocks.
3rd Runner-Up will receive a $1000 gift certificate from the acclaimed
Woody's Wheel Works.
4th Runner-Up will receive a gift certificate for a set of tires from
Dunlop Motorcycle Tires.
Applications will be accepted from June 1, 2011 -
August 31, 2011.
All applications will be submitted to a random
drawing on or about September 8, 2011. Eleven (11) applicants will
be selected for final consideration.
Each of the eleven will be contacted to provide:
verification of honorable discharge or active duty status; current
driver's license with motorcycle endorsement (if required by issuing state); three references and
agreement to submit to background checks. All requested information
must be received by September 30, 2011.
On October 7, 2011 a final random drawing from the
remaining finalists will be conducted for the grand prize winner and
October 10, 2011 winners will be
November 11, 2011, at Happy Trails
headquarters, 11777 Executive Drive, Boise, Idaho, awards will be presented to the four
Applications closed on August 31
4 Runners-up and Grand Prize Winner
will be revealed Oct 24-28 on Happy Trails Facebook Page
Awards presentation 11-11-11