*** CANCELLED *** After deliberation, the organizing committee has decided to cancel TRA 2021 scheduled for June 14-18, 2021 in Lexington, KY. This was not an easy decision for those of us in Miami Valley Triumphs who have spent countless hours and club funds in planning TRA 2020 only to have to postpone it to 2021 in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. We want those of you who planned or were interested in attending to have some background on why this decision was made.
The Triumph Club of the Carolinas is proud to host this year’s TRA national in Blowing Rock, NC at Chetola Lodge. Wonderful scenic drives along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Breakfast runs, a Funkhana as well as a concours and participants choice car show. The scenic NC High Couty in the Blue Ridge Mountains is the perfect setting for a TRA National Meet. There are a number of scheduled activities including a Blue Ridge Parkway Tour, Poker Run, two Breakfast Runs, a Funkhana, Welcome Mixer, Welcome Reception, Membership Meeting, Judges School, Auction, Art and Craft Competition, and 50/50 Raffle. But there is also plenty of free time for you to explore on your own or do some of the self-guided tours the host club has created.
Painesville is located just outside of the Ohio Wine Country along the wild and scenic Grand River in the eastern part of Lake County. Painesville is nestled 30 miles east of the center of Cleveland where you will find the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Great Lakes Science Center, the second largest theater district in the country, and a myriad of museums and cultural sites. Lake County is a few miles west of Ashtabula County with its 18 picturesque covered bridges. In Lake County, Lake Erie East’s Coastal Getaway, you can explore an abundance of shopping, play a round of golf, taste the wines, visit microbreweries – distilleries, inspect the 3,500 acres of display gardens at the Holden Arboretum or do absolutely nothing at all but sit on the coast and enjoy the sights and sounds of Lake […]