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  • Ira
    Just to recap, the ME program states, in part, "Anyone who completes more than one certified ride but NOT on the same ride, for...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Nesting, help me understand.
    Well, I could spend the rest of my life replying to each and every question regarding the possible permutations and combinations of...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread In NYS rides.
    Yes, that is the "Ride Around New York State", at http://www.ironbutt.com/themerides/nys/index.html Also read the general in-state...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Another nested ride question.
    Just include a note that you want both certificates. Your documentation for the longer ride will also cover the shorter ride, but be...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread New here.
    The Archive of Wisdom is at https://ironbutt.org/25tips.html Ira Agins Iron Butt Association
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Another nested ride question.
    Plain answer. Yes. Ira
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread In NYS rides.
    Yes, two different rides are being confused here. There is a difference between an in-state ride and a "Ride Around" a state. In the...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Another nested ride question.
    No. As I said earlier, if one finishes a Bun Burner GOLD, one has by definition completed a Saddlesore 1000 and a Bun Burner 1500. And...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread In NYS rides.
    As the in-state rules page, at http://www.ironbutt.com/themerides/instate/index.html says, "You may take any route you like - but...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Another nested ride question.
    The basic rule for nested rides is that if one ride by definition is completed within another, we only issue one certificate. For...
  • mkneebone
    Ben, It is in the store at ibaestore.com after you login, go to your name on the top right and then click on that which will bring in...
  • Garage Monster
    Sorry. Ben a premiere member for some time but have always found this site to be a mystery. I need to find out when my membership is due...
  • Ira
    Ira replied to the thread Membership.
    If your Saddlesore 1000 is verified, you will then be an IBA member, at which point you can purchase a Premier membership if you wish...
  • Ira
    Also, remember that the map need not show every stop, just the route. As the rules state, in part: "Find a map (an old, or photocopied...
  • Garage Monster
    Garage Monster left a message on Ira's profile.
    Ira. I cannot find my IBA number and how do I find out if my premier membership is due for renewal? Thanks, Robert Loer aka Garage Monster.