[Uwracing] Race next weekend!
Galen Jensen Erickson
galene at u.washington.edu
Mon Mar 20 14:56:36 PST 2006
I just talked to Dan at OSU and he says not to count on homestays. He said he will get back to me if anything comes up.
I will keep track of people looking for homestays so I can maybe hook people up for hotel rooms. Let me know if you find any deals on hotel rooms in the area.
On Mon, 20 Mar 2006, Galen Jensen Erickson wrote:
> I hope you are all looking forward to our first race weekend. It's time to
> see which school knows how to hurt best.
> I know the team pres. at oregon state and I am planning to ask him about
> homestay possibilities. What I need from the team is the number of people who
> are planning on racing and the number of people who will need homestays.
> For those who are new to collegiate cycling, I will fill you in on what has
> been done in the past.
> Finding homestays has never been very reliable through the team networks. I
> have had better luck staying with people I know in the area. People have, in
> the past, split a cheap hotel room. On year, we had the opportunity to rent a
> house for a weekend. All these things have worked. Usually we try to find
> homestays and other arrangements and fall back on splitting hotel rooms.
> Homestays can be good but you also may be stuck on a smelly couch with a thin
> This is all to give you an idea of what we are looking at. With that said, if
> you know someone in the area who could put you up, contact them now and take
> care of yourself. Otherwise let me know if you are interested in a homestay.
> Galen Erickson
> University of Washington
> (206) 719-5473
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