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2019 Lake Shelbyville Gathering July 24 - July 28 2019

OperationROL

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It's that time again!!!

Everyone, this will be the 12th, Annual Friends & Family Boaters Gathering. Perfect Dozen!

The Place: Lake Shelbyville, Illinois
The Dates: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - Sunday, July 28, 2019

In the past, most of the participants have stayed at Lithia Resort ( Lithia Resort Home Page ) which is 1/4 mile from a public launch and the Lithia Springs Marina (Lithia Springs Marina Lake Shelbyville Shelbyville IL ), where you can rent a slip for the weekend (NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS). We will keep the running list of committed crews within this first post.

Boaters I assume will attend based on last year (let me know if I should remove you and what your 2019 accommodations are):

Confirmed:

1 - @OperationROL, @OperationROL's Wife - Thu - Sun- Lithia Main Cabin
2 - @007 - Thu - Sun- Lithia Main Cabin
3 - @JCampbell - Thu - Sun - Lithia Main Cabin
4 - @jcyamaharider , @jcyamahariders wife - 7-20 thru 7-25 site 079 leg D; 7-25 thru 7-28 site 026 leg B
5 - @RxH2O - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #7
6 - @buckbuck - Wed - Sun - Cedar Cabin
7 - @BigAbe75 - Wed - Sun - Lithia Springs Campground
8 - @scot71 - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #11
9 - @RiverRat Thu - Mon - Lincoln Log Cabin 4
10 - @SCP1 - Thu - Sun - Wolf Creek Lodge
11 - @mattschepker - Thu - Sun - Lithia Motel #9
12 - @trace - 7/20 to 7/28 - Own House
13 - @Cody Johnson - ????????
14 - @Nickp98 - Thu - Sun @ Lithia Red Oak Cabin #1
15 - @Wake08 - Wed - Sun - Gregory's
16 - @Nathan Bryant - Fri - Sunday - Gregory's
17 - @MutherTucker Sun - Sun - Own House
18 - @Bobbie Sue ???????


Tentative:
4 - @Scott Huse - Wed - Mon - Lithia Motel #1
6 - @aarons1k - Thu - Sun- Lincoln Log Cabin 6
10 - @ar240owner , @ar240owner's Wife - Thu - Mon - Lithia Motel #8
12 - @Lynn Owens - ????????
15 - @pumps and hose Thu - Sun - Lithia Lincoln Log Cabin 5
17 - @Impelled - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #10
20 - @BAC.94 - Wed - Sun - White Pine Cabin #2
21 - @Sheboat - Sun - Sun - Lincoln log #7
22 - Bill W- Sun - Sun - Lincoln log #7
23 - @Walt McCree - ?????????????????
25 - @Speedling - Wed - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds Site 69
26 - @shane hric - Thu - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds
29 - @RampRage - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #2
31 - @JC6275 - Thu - Sun - Lithia Offsite #2
35 - Melinda and Shawn (friend's of MutherTucker) - Wed - Sun???? - Own House
38- @Brian eilrich - Thu - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds
40- @yam230 - Thursday - Sunday - Our Old House
44- @YamahaForMe - Wed - Sun - Lithia Campground
 
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jcyamaharider

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We will be there the 20th thru the 28 this year!! Staying at Lithia campground

7-20 thru 7-25 site 079 leg D

7-25 thru 7-28 site 026 leg B
 
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OperationROL

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#5
You got mine listed correctly. Just move me to the confirmed. Looking forward to seeing your new 27' boat.:)
LOL. I really want it but I need to be financially responsible, so I promised Andrea we would wait and see how the first year of production goes and see where we are financially before we even consider it. NO fun, but wise!
 

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The Riverrat crew will be in Lincoln Log #4 Thursday through Monday.

I'm super happy seeing this thread start after spending 16 hours in my plow truck, and having to hop back in it in a few hours. Can't wait to see everyone!


Also, let me know when you're signing the papers for the 27 footer Neil, I might be ready to take that 242 off your hands:p
 

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Also, let me know when you're signing the papers for the 27 footer Neil, I might be ready to take that 242 off your hands:p
Peer pressure is strong! Lol!!!
 
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#13
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It's that time again!!!

Everyone, this will be the 12th, Annual Friends & Family Boaters Gathering. Perfect Dozen!

The Place: Lake Shelbyville, Illinois
The Dates: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - Sunday, July 28, 2019

In the past, most of the participants have stayed at Lithia Resort ( Lithia Resort Home Page ) which is 1/4 mile from a public launch and the Lithia Springs Marina (Lithia Springs Marina Lake Shelbyville Shelbyville IL ), where you can rent a slip for the weekend (NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS). We will keep the running list of committed crews within this first post.

Boaters I assume will attend based on last year (let me know if I should remove you and what your 2019 accommodations are):

Confirmed:

1 - @OperationROL, @OperationROL's Wife - Thu - Sun- Lithia Main Cabin
2 - @007 - Thu - Sun- Lithia Main Cabin
3 - @JCampbell - Thu - Sun - Lithia Main Cabin
4 - @jcyamaharider , @jcyamahariders wife - 7-20 thru 7-25 site 079 leg D; 7-25 thru 7-28 site 026 leg B
5 - @RxH2O - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #7
6 - @buckbuck - Wed - Sun - Cedar Cabin
7 - @BigAbe75 - Wed - Sun - Lithia Springs Campground
8 - @scot71 - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #11
9 - @RiverRat Thu - Mon - Lincoln Log Cabin 4
10 - @SCP1 - Thu - Sun - Wolf Creek Lodge
11 - @mattschepker - Thu - Sun - Lithia Motel #9
12 - @trace - 7/20 to 7/28 - Own House
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Tentative:
4 - @Scott Huse - Wed - Mon - Lithia Motel #1

6 - @aarons1k - Thu - Sun- Lincoln Log Cabin 6
7 - @MutherTucker Sun - Sun - Own House


10 - @ar240owner , @ar240owner's Wife - Thu - Mon - Lithia Motel #8

12 - @Lynn Owens - ????????


15 - @pumps and hose Thu - Sun - Lithia Lincoln Log Cabin 5

17 - @Impelled - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #10


20 - @BAC.94 - Wed - Sun - White Pine Cabin #2
21 - @Sheboat - Sun - Sun - Lincoln log #7
22 - Bill W- Sun - Sun - Lincoln log #7
23 - @Walt McCree - ?????????????????

25 - @Speedling - Wed - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds Site 69
26 - @shane hric - Thu - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds


29 - @RampRage - Wed - Sun - Lithia Motel #2
30 - @Nickp98 - Fri - Sun
31 - @JC6275 - Thu - Sun - Lithia Offsite #2
32 - @Wake08 - Wed - Sun - Gregory's

34 - @Nathan Bryant - Fri - Sunday - Gregory's
35 - Melinda and Shawn (friend's of MutherTucker) - Wed - Sun???? - Own House


38- @Brian eilrich - Thu - Sun - Lithia Springs Campgrounds

40- @yam230 - Thursday - Sunday - Our Old House



44- @YamahaForMe - Wed - Sun - Lithia Campground
45- @BigAbe75 - Wed - Sun - Robin Hood Woods campground
46. @Cody Johnson - ????????
The Johnson family will be there!
 
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#15
I'm interested, never been there not sure where to stay or how to book?

First summer with my new boat.
 
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#16
If you call Lithia Resort and tell them you're with the Yamaha group they'll know exactly who you're talking about. If you want a slip you'll need to call Lithia Springs Marina. Info in Neil's first post. I hope to see you there!
 

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If you call Lithia Resort and tell them you're with the Yamaha group they'll know exactly who you're talking about. If you want a slip you'll need to call Lithia Springs Marina. Info in Neil's first post. I hope to see you there!
Once lodging is confirmed, post back here and @OperationROL will add you to the first post. Then about a month out, he will send an email with info about buying shirts and a registration form for phone numbers and boat reg details. He has to file for a raftup permit and needs all the tag numbers for the boats.

It’s a great group. A little daunting the first time, but we’ll try let you know what to expect to help ease any concerns the mrs may have about meeting your “Internet friends”.
 

OperationROL

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#18
I'm interested, never been there not sure where to stay or how to book?

First summer with my new boat.
Hey Jim. Let me know if you need to jump on a call. Happy to guide you through this. Would love to have your shiny new boat in attendance!
 

OperationROL

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#20
Many of you on this list, I can safely assume will be in attendance, but I would like you to confirm so I don't have to incorrectly assume.

4 - @Scott Huse
6 - @aarons1k
10 - @ar240owner , @Ar240owner’s wife
12 - @Lynn Owens
15 - @pumps and hose
17 - @Impelled
20 - @BAC.94
21 - @Sheboat
22 - Bill W @Sheboat
23 - @Walt McCree
25 - @Speedling
26 - @shane hric
29 - @RampRage
31 - @JC6275
35 - Melinda and Shawn @MutherTucker
38- @Brian eilrich
40- @yam230
44- @YamahaForMe
Neil,

Unless plans change, unfortunately we will not be able to attend this year. I appreciate the welcome that my family received last year, it is definitely something we will do again but I have an opportunity I cannot pass up.

Everyone be safe and enjoy themselves!

Scott
 
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