On May 20,2006 American Legion Post 192 along with VFW Post 8635 will be sponsoring a ride to benifit the troops. It will be lead by a USMC Humvee and Marines. It will travel the Nationaly known "Tail of The Dragon" and back across the Cherohala Skyway.All funds will benifit the Post re-Building fund.
The Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap, with 318 curves in 11 miles, is America ’s number one motorcycle and sports car road. The nearby Cherohala Skyway is quickly becoming number two with its remote 60 miles of scenic mountain highway. The area also has other roads less traveled, but just as exciting.
Come and discover them all.
A giant banner will be signed and sent to the troops in Iraq. At the fairgrounds where the event starts there will be all kinds of activites and the different Branchs of Service will be Represented. The combined Legion - VFW Honor Guard will hold a ceremony. There will be door prizes,raffles,music & refereshments. This could well turn out to be the largest event of it's type in the area!
Dan Siler-Post Service Officer / PAO
American Legion Post 192 , Robbinsville,NC