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Old 01-14-2015, 12:25 PM   #1
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2015 NKK Tampa Super Show Rally- came in early yesterday- Tuesday 1-13-15 to this event. This is the 4th year of attending this event. We have also attended 8 other NKK International Rally's.

BY FAR this was the worst parking crew & experience we have ever encountered. This Good Sam parking crew was disorganized, omnipotent, overly zealous & stupid! The old man in the straw hat on the golf cart should be readmitted to his mental institution & kept there! Some coaches sat in line for 3.5 hours waiting to get parked by these incompetents!

The NKK parking crews that we have normally had in the past @ International Rally's are head & shoulders above this group in every aspect. This experience makes one appreciate the NKK parking crews even more!
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We have been to three NKK Internationals. And yes the parking crews do a great job, as do all the volunteers. Hard to explain to someone who hasn't been there. But they really all do a wonderful job, are always pleasant,make you feel like they are glad your are their.
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Old 01-14-2015, 01:54 PM   #3
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We were one of the ones that took 3.5 hours to get parked. They had 3 guys parking 1 coach about every 10 minutes. The "crew" did not use proper hand signals and acted like they had never parked coaches before. Not a good situation.
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Thanks for the compliments guys. See you at Lewisburg. Ron Llewellyn would never put up with a 3.5 hr. wait. And he's a bear on hand signals.
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Add some power outages to the snafu yesterday. Apparently the generator ran out of diesel.
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Never made it to an NKK rally, did go to the Phoenix one a couple years ago (and going again this year). What a mess that was. Waited over an hour while the whole parking crew went to lunch at the same time. Was supposed to be in handicapped electric, when we got to the front of the line they told us they couldn't do that and directed us to another crew, who also didn't know about handicapped parking. They finally parked us in the regular electrical area. Anyway, I hope it's better this year. The FMCA at Redmond was great other than the neighbor that refused to park in her area and actually CUT my awning strap!! I complained to FMCA but they did nothing. It was only a $3 strap but you would think a woman in her late 60's would be above that!
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Old 01-15-2015, 12:50 AM   #7
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Hi reubenray,
Where are you parked?
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I am the very short coach in the East row with a huge Essex on one side and a big oak tree on the other. There is a trash can right in front of use. Plus it is a Tiffin Allegro.
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Hi reubenray,
I am 3 or 4 coaches from you (toward the tent) and across the road. Grey KSDP. Our name placard is in the lower corner of the passenger windshield.
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I have to say that the auto parking staff was equally as bad.... they had no clue how to direct traffic and get people to park in the proper areas. Traffic into the fairgrounds yesterday was backed up onto MLK due to these jokers. Never has been like that in the past for the show or even the state fair.
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